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Balsamic Caramelized Onions

Balsamic Caramelized Onions

Salsa may be America’s most popular condiment (beating even ketchup in sales!), but I’ll bet you a big, juicy (veggie) burger these caramelized onions would win any taste test for best topping. Caramelizing takes the ouch out of onions, turning them ...
Sweet & Spicy Butternut Squash Cubes

Sweet & Spicy Butternut Squash Cubes

What dinner isn’t better with butternut squash on the side? Easy-peasy, these crispy, colorful cubes take less than 10 minutes to make and come out sweet and spicy, with a sprinkling of cinnamon and a pinch of cayenne. Just one cupful and you’ve cons ...
Vegan Sweet Potato Biscuits

Vegan Sweet Potato Biscuits

Stop! Before you pop open another cardboard canister of refrigerated insta-biscuits, consider how much better a batch of homemade buns would be. Doughy and chewy, these little hunks of heaven are heavy with wholesome sweet potatoes and other ingredie ...
Healthy Potato Salad

Healthy Potato Salad

Backyard barbecues and potluck pool parties are fun until you belly-flop on the couch and conk out. Don’t let this happen to you! You can enjoy a heaping of American goodness – like this lightened-up potato salad – with just a spice here and a swap t ...
Colorful Pasta Salad (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Colorful Pasta Salad (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Full of playful, colorful hues and free of gluten, this flavorful and nutritious pasta salad is the perfect (easy!) way to wow your friends and family at the next potluck, picnic or backyard party.  Make a big batch to share or enjoy throughout the w ...
Thai-Style Coleslaw with Chicken & Mint

Thai-Style Coleslaw with Chicken & Mint

If you’re heading to a picnic or cookout this holiday weekend, swap the traditional slaw for this paleo-friendly, Thai-inspired twist! Packed with protein and flavor, this is a version that can be served either as a side or as a main dish. ...
Vegan Picnic Recipe: Simple Fennel Slaw

Vegan Picnic Recipe: Simple Fennel Slaw

Cabbage is king when it comes to coleslaw, but a sweeter, milder main ingredient that’s just as crisp and delicious can be swapped in for a refreshingly different side to serve with burgers and sandwiches. Fennel, an herb related to parsley and dill, ...