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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 ...
Baked Cheese Crackers (Gluten-Free)

Baked Cheese Crackers (Gluten-Free)

Looking for a tasty and deceptively healthy addition to a school lunch, or a perfect afternoon snack that little mouths will eagerly consume? Let’s face it, even for grownups, sometimes carrots and celery sticks just don’t cut it. These light, crispy ...
No-Bake Sunflower Seed Butter & Coconut Balls

No-Bake Sunflower Seed Butter & Coconut Balls

Peanut butter balls are a classic no-bake favorite. Combine a couple of ingredients, shape and refrigerate—not even the most basic cookie recipe could satisfy a sweets craving that quickly and easily. But if you have peanut allergies, it’s back to th ...
Pumpkin Spice Almonds

Pumpkin Spice Almonds

Walk around any sports arena, and there’s always one vendor that catches your nose. Roasted nuts have something no one else is selling: a multi-talented flavor sensation of sweet, smoky and salty. Using coconut oil and pumpkin pie spice instead of sa ...
Spooky-Cute Monster Teeth Recipe

Spooky-Cute Monster Teeth Recipe

I’ve got a strategy when it comes to Halloween parties and trick-or-treating candy free-for-alls. I fill my kids up with healthy, filling and “fun” foods before I let them leave the house, so there will be less room in those little tummies for all of ...