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Banana Bread Super Smoothie

Banana Bread Super Smoothie

Get ready to go bananas! You get the best of both worlds—something healthy, something sweet—with this nutritious, dessert-like smoothie. Real banana bread flavor is brought out by the nuttiness of almond milk and hemp seeds paired up with authentic b ...
French Vanilla-Mixed Berry Ice Pops

French Vanilla-Mixed Berry Ice Pops

Pies, jellies and jams are all great ways to enjoy a spring berry harvest. But when you don’t feel like turning on the oven or spending hours at the stovetop canning, these frozen pops let you savor the sweetness with very little fuss. No syrupy juic ...
5 Healthy Swaps for Holiday Baking

5 Healthy Swaps for Holiday Baking

Is there anything cozier than baking during the holidays? The weather outside may be frightful, but inside it’s warm and wonderfully fragrant with cinnamon and chocolate. Think that because you’re on a diet you can’t indulge in holi ...
Homemade Almond Milk

Homemade Almond Milk

Got almond milk? If it’s your go-to non-dairy beverage, carton after carton may be guzzled down by your family every week. Stop the shortage by learning to  blend your own! Besides not having to run out to the supermarket to restock, you’ ...
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 ...
How to Make Your Own Essential Oil Perfume

How to Make Your Own Essential Oil Perfume

Our aromas affect people around us. When I’m traveling, I find myself confronted with the entire aroma spectrum of the human experience on airplanes, in cabs and on trains. Sometimes, I take a whiff and smile, but more often than not, I donR ...
Rise & Shine Raspberry-Coffee Smoothie

Rise & Shine Raspberry-Coffee Smoothie

It’s up and at “˜em bright and early””then go, go, go non-stop through the day””now that the school year’s underway. Our twins, who are entering their senior year in high school, head straight to gymnastics or the dance ...