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“Questmas” Pinwheel Cookies

“Questmas” Pinwheel Cookies

Is your head spinning from too much holiday mayhem? Use that momentum to swirl up these pinwheel cookies. The sheer simplicity of this recipe is enough to wash away the stress, but festive sprinkles certainly don’t hurt. After a long day of shopping, ...
Quinoa Christmas Cookies

Quinoa Christmas Cookies

Celebrating Christmas with countless cookies and fruit cakes? If all the flour handprints and sticky sugar frosting starts to drive you walnuts, know that you’re not alone. Even better, there’s a cure for this sugar-cookie syndrome. Instead of collap ...
Gluten-Free Ginger Snap Cookies

Gluten-Free Ginger Snap Cookies

Ginger snaps should literally snap. That’s not easy to accomplish when you’re baking without gluten. Often, cookies end up too chewy, too dry or – worse – too rubbery. But when it comes to texture, ginger snaps have high standards. By using a few les ...
Sweet Potato Casserole Pie

Sweet Potato Casserole Pie

I foresee dessert tables and endless counters of food in your near future. This holiday season may test every ounce of your willpower, but you must keep your eye on the pie. Protein pie, that is. To help you stay light on your toes without a heaping ...
Raspberry-Vanilla Snack-Attack Flapjacks

Raspberry-Vanilla Snack-Attack Flapjacks

A warm, mile-high stack of pancakes is a welcomed awakening at 8 a.m. In fact, this light, fluffy comfort food is worth chowing down on all day, every day. So why don’t ya? When you’re feeling a bit sluggish at 3 p.m., reach for some midday flapjacks ...
White Chocolate Chip Blondies

White Chocolate Chip Blondies

White chocolate doesn’t get enough exposure. Other than baked into a cookie with hazelnuts or topped with peppermint pieces in a seasonal bark, you’ll be hard-pressed to find this sweet ivory treat. But with a smooth, creamy texture that melts in you ...
Peanut Butter-Glazed Apple Cupcakes

Peanut Butter-Glazed Apple Cupcakes

An apple and peanut butter may be your favorite afternoon snack. It’s full of filling fiber and protein, plus healthy fats and essential vitamins. Now mix this perfect pair into cupcake batter. Though it wouldn’t seem nearly as virtuous, this sweet-a ...