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Chocolate-Cherry Chip Cookies

Chocolate-Cherry Chip Cookies

Crazy for chocolate chip cookies? They’re a reliable classic whether enjoyed as an after-school snack, afternoon pick-me-up or simple dessert. The next time the sweet craving comes a-calling, opt for a bold variation. Dried cherries are used in this ...
Vegan “Caramel” Candy Apples

Vegan “Caramel” Candy Apples

Bid adieu to those sticky, guilt-inducing candy apples you’ve eaten at the county fair, and let a healthier version of the delicious treat catch your eye. Instead of a sugary, heavily-processed caramel goo, these apples are dipped in a clean, sticky  ...
Peanut Butter-Maple Protein Bars

Peanut Butter-Maple Protein Bars

All it takes is that one tempting snack to steal your heart. For some, it’s a bag of lightly salted popcorn. For others, it’s bite-sized, chocolate-coated candies. I happen to be head over heels for the simplicity of Vitacost Organic Smooth & Uns ...
Protein-Packed Trail Mix

Protein-Packed Trail Mix

Everyone’s had a snack attack. You’re bored, you’re overthinking something or maybe you’re sincerely hungry. Your natural instinct is to eat whatever’s within arm’s reach. The problem with that is that you could fall victim to processed-beyond-imagin ...
Whole Wheat Apple-Walnut Muffins

Whole Wheat Apple-Walnut Muffins

You might think having a muffin for breakfast constitutes “cheating.” Counting calories or not, you’re probably right. With white flour, granulated sugar, milk and butter, muffins are not traditionally hailed for their nutritional qualities. What if ...
Almond-Stuffed Dates with Coconut Flakes

Almond-Stuffed Dates with Coconut Flakes

Many quintessential camping foods are off-limits to vegans. Luckily, there are some great on-the-go snacks suitable for a plant-based lifestyle, like these Almond-Stuffed Dates. This snack comes together so easily, I made it after setting up camp in ...