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Quinoa Pasta Mac and Cheese

Quinoa Pasta Mac and Cheese

It’s the ultimate comfort food—soft and creamy, warm and cheesy. There isn’t a worry left in your world when your spoon hits the bottom of a bowl of mac and cheese—unless, of course, you normally don’t do dairy or gluten, or you’re watching your weig ...
Slow-Cooker Classic Chili Con Carne

Slow-Cooker Classic Chili Con Carne

So much snow, so little time—to cook. After a day of shoveling, the last thing you want to do is stand at the stove struggling to fix the hot, hearty meal your family expects. Instead, let your slow cooker stand in as chef. While you’re clearing the ...
Homemade Holiday Gift: Spiced Honey Nuts

Homemade Holiday Gift: Spiced Honey Nuts

Neighbors, coworkers, your kids’ teachers, the mail carrier, the mechanic—your holiday giving list is a mile long, but you want each recipient to open something special. It isn’t too late in the game for homemade! Grab some cookie tins but leave the ...
Spicy-Sweet Cardamom Vanilla Chiller

Spicy-Sweet Cardamom Vanilla Chiller

Subtract the sugar and triple the spice—that’s what a healthy smoothie is made of. This chilly concoction combines a dash of exotic cardamom, a sprinkle of sweet cinnamon and a pinch of fiery cayenne for the perfect spicy-sweet flavor mixed into a ri ...
Spicy Avocado-Horseradish Spread

Spicy Avocado-Horseradish Spread

If you’re in the mood for mild, move on. This recipe is for the more adventurous sandwich maker, craving a kicked-up spread to slather on in place of boring butter or bland mayonnaise. It starts subdued, with a creamy mashed avocado and a splash of f ...
Chipotle & Quinoa Vegan Burger

Chipotle & Quinoa Vegan Burger

You’ll drive right past the drive-thru once you’ve tried this healthy vegan alternative to ordinary burgers. Made from a blend of cooked quinoa and black beans, it’s hearty enough to satisfy even the hungriest fast-food seekers, wit ...