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Tangy Chickpea & Fennel Salad

Tangy Chickpea & Fennel Salad

Calling all chickpea lovers! We’re big fans of this lovely legume in my house, but that doesn’t mean we’re scooping our way through bowl after bowl of hummus each week. Although they’re perfect in everyone’s favorite creamy dip, chickpeas – also know ...
Gluten-Free Penne With Lemon Béchamel Sauce

Gluten-Free Penne With Lemon Béchamel Sauce

Tomato-based pasta sauces are good standbys, there in jars when you need them but also easy enough to prepare fresh if you have the time. A white sauce feels more decadent, richer and a little intimidating to make—but it doesn’t have to be. Béchamel, ...
Lemon-Ginger Salmon With Sesame Seeds

Lemon-Ginger Salmon With Sesame Seeds

Battling the temptation of heavy holiday fare is a fear all dieters face this time of year. A simple solution? Keep meals at home light and healthy with dishes like this Asian-inspired lemon-ginger salmon. No fat-free fake dressings or sodium-laden i ...
Citrus Blast Juice With Turmeric

Citrus Blast Juice With Turmeric

Lattes and cookies and muffins, oh my! Pumpkin spice is nice, but when you need a break from the season’s favorite flavor—and the rich desserts and drinks it’s loaded into—this refreshing, citrusy beverage is the perfect change of pace. Squeeze fresh ...
Sautéed Broccoli Rabe with Lemon & Garlic

Sautéed Broccoli Rabe with Lemon & Garlic

Pumpkins and apples will be popping up everywhere soon, but when it comes to fall produce, you don’t want to overlook this favorite in-season green. Broccoli rabe (pronounced “rahb”) looks like a leafier version of its popular cruciferous cousin R ...
White Chocolate Chip Protein Lemon Cake

White Chocolate Chip Protein Lemon Cake

Ever wonder what makes white chocolate white? During manufacturing, the cocoa beans’ dark solids are separated but never reincorporated. Milk solids are then added, creating an ivory chunk of goodness. In this recipe, I’ve paired these vanilla-colore ...
You’ve Gotta Hand it To Me

You’ve Gotta Hand it To Me

My hands and my face just don’t match. People are always surprised to learn my age—I thank healthy living and rosehip oil for my who-needs-Botox youthful glow—but I have a feeling that if we lived in a society where there was a lot of hand-kissing or ...