Sesame Greens Smoothie

Sesame Greens Smoothie

Not everyone has a sweet tooth. Maybe yours is just on vacation. Either way, a fresh greens smoothie hits the spot when you want to sip something nourishing without overloading your taste buds with sugary-fruity flavor. Sesame seeds are naturally nut ...
Dairy-Free Snickers Protein Smoothie

Dairy-Free Snickers Protein Smoothie

Way up high on the world’s favorite candy bar list, a Snickers really hits the spot. Sadly, it also bumps your waistline and sacks efforts to stay away from sugar. When chocolate cravings strike, stir up something that satisfies a sweet tooth without ...
Homemade Pumpkin Spice Coffee “Cream”

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Coffee “Cream”

‘Tis the season—pumpkin spice season, that is! Sadly, as cinnamon-y and spicy as that sought-after coffee shop drink may be, it doesn’t contain any (brace yourself!) real pumpkin. But that’s OK. With this homemade creamer, you can brew up a beverage ...
Almond Joy Balls

Almond Joy Balls

A scary fact: Americans gobble up 90 million pounds of chocolate at Halloween time. Even scarier? Along with the rich, sweet stuff comes a bunch of artificial ingredients, colors, preservatives and other gunk that turn treats into tricks on your heal ...
Vegetarian Black Bean, Tomato & Walnut Chili

Vegetarian Black Bean, Tomato & Walnut Chili

Being an autumn junkie (sweaters! apples! squash! pumpkin! Who’s with me?!), I’ve been pining for this season for months. Now that it’s finally here, the soup pot is happily home on the stove and hearty, spoonable meals have made their way back onto ...
Porcini Mushroom Dressing

Porcini Mushroom Dressing

Cold, crisp lettuce isn’t the only food that beckons for a drizzle of dressing. Tender steamed veggies, a bowl of fluffy quinoa, plain pasta, or a chunk of crusty bread—all instantly transform from blah to bravo with a tiny bit of a tempting to ...