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Vegetarian Sweet Potato & Black Bean Chili

Vegetarian Sweet Potato & Black Bean Chili

Bean chilis are a hearty and tasty way to beat autumn shivers, but even the spiciest batch can be a little boring, texture-wise. To capture the comforting chewiness of classic meat recipes, try mixing in some quinoa – a naturally gluten-free favorite ...
Sweet Potato Pecan Protein Muffins

Sweet Potato Pecan Protein Muffins

A sweet potato loaded with cinnamon and chopped pecans sounds a lot like a dessert-for-dinner special. But load all of that into a muffin pan, and you’ve got dessert any time you want one. To go from mash to muffin, you’ll bulk up the mixture with gl ...
3-Ingredient Veggie Cupcakes

3-Ingredient Veggie Cupcakes

Most moms cringe when the calendar flips from September to October—just thinking about all of that sugary Halloween loot between is enough to give us a headache (or toothache!). But the fall is also the time of year when some of the healthiest and mo ...
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 ...
Vegan Sweet Potato & Fennel Burrito

Vegan Sweet Potato & Fennel Burrito

Beans and rice are nice, but for a fiesta-worthy vegan burrito, stuff your tortilla with fillings that have more flair. Chunks of sweet potato, caramelized onions, tender mushrooms and fresh chopped fennel are sauteed with cumin, chili powder and lim ...
Sweet Potato & Black Bean Vegan Pot Pie

Sweet Potato & Black Bean Vegan Pot Pie

Pot pie is one of those comfort foods that warms our bellies and bones during the cold winter months. My version is filled with nourishing sweet potatoes and black beans loaded with fiber, antioxidants and healthy protein. The cornmeal crust compleme ...
Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet Potato Fries

French fries with zero grams of fat? That’s the magic of oven-baking and using creative, healthy substitutions for the usual heavy oils. In this recipe, sweet potato wedges are tossed with pure vanilla and a light sprinkling of cinnamon, then b ...