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Cherry-Vanilla Macaroons

Cherry-Vanilla Macaroons

The French have le macaron, the crunchy, pastel-colored sandwich cookies you see in the most upscale bakeries. Though tasty, they’re nothing like an American macaroon. You know the macaroon as a light-and-airy coconut delight. But this recipe h ...
Vanilla-Raspberry Protein Cheesecake

Vanilla-Raspberry Protein Cheesecake

Would you eat a cheesecake made without cream cheese? You might if you knew it wasn’t loaded with saturated fat and sugar. In fact, this lightened-up version is packed with protein and fresh fruit. If you ask us, it sounds more like a nutritiou ...
Mint Chip Frozen Greek Yogurt

Mint Chip Frozen Greek Yogurt

This is not the mint chocolate chip ice cream recipe you remember from your childhood. Ice cream has evolved over the years, from the classic dairy delight atop a sugar cone to a low-fat, yogurt-filled cup with fresh fruit and superfood toppings. Tak ...
Chocolate Thumbprint Protein Cookies

Chocolate Thumbprint Protein Cookies

The ho-hum holiday thumbprint cookie has a shortbread base with a schmear of jam. But I like to switch things up. You know, keep it jazzy and interesting. Besides, I can think of richer, more satisfying combos for dessert. (Shortbread and jam sounds ...
No-Bake Cacao-Hemp Brownie Batter Bites

No-Bake Cacao-Hemp Brownie Batter Bites

Who doesn’t love licking the spatula when it’s dripping with brownie batter? Forget the boxed mixes made with fattening fudge – this recipe for brownie batter bites is super rich and chocolatey with a healthy twist, using high-quali ...