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Warm-Spiced Mixed Nuts

Warm-Spiced Mixed Nuts

The holidays are the perfect time to add warming spices to your diet. These cozy flavorings help aid digestion in case you over-do it on Mom’s green bean casserole. Plus, spices like cinnamon are low on the glycemic index but still offer enough zest ...
Nutty Roasted Beet Salad

Nutty Roasted Beet Salad

Make friends with beets—the benefits are even better than you think! Start with their vibrant red color. If you’re planning a holiday salad, they pair perfectly with greens for a festively colorful dish. But beyond eye-catching, that brilliant hue me ...
2 Festive Holiday Protein Smoothies

2 Festive Holiday Protein Smoothies

The holidays wouldn’t be the same without gingerbread and eggnog. Too bad a cup of the creamy stuff sets you back nearly 350 calories and a whopping 19 grams of fat. Same goes for those grinning, white icing-piped little fellas: nibble just one and y ...
Gluten-Free Cinnamon-Apple Latkes

Gluten-Free Cinnamon-Apple Latkes

The Feast of Dedication, the Festival of Lights, Eight Crazy Nights, Not Christmas….Hanukkah has many nicknames. But I like to call it the Season of the Skillet. That’s because potato latkes, donuts and other fried delicacies are my favorite Hanukkah ...
Baked Dijon-Glazed Mahi Mahi

Baked Dijon-Glazed Mahi Mahi

Traditional turkey has been a centerpiece on your holiday table for as long as you can remember. But this year, you’d prefer to bypass the tryptophan tiredness and minimize food waste (one can only eat so much leftover meat!). This baked mahi mahi is ...
Roasted Rainbow Root Vegetable Medley

Roasted Rainbow Root Vegetable Medley

Fresh greens are a fine choice for holiday fare, but for an exceptionally elegant dish to share with a gathered group, turn to the best of Earth’s hidden treasures: root vegetables. Grown deep underground, these sturdy, hearty gems naturally soak up ...