15-Minute Organic Marinara Sauce

15-Minute Organic Marinara Sauce

Did you grow up with jarred spaghetti sauce as a staple in your pantry? I know I did. And I continued this tradition into my adulthood because I believed every television show and movie that showed a woman slaving over a hot stove all day long to mak ...
Probiotic-Rich Homemade Pickles

Probiotic-Rich Homemade Pickles

Stacked deli sandwiches and hot-off-the-grill burgers wouldn’t be the same without a crunchy pickle on your plate. But besides serving as a crisp, cool condiment, these green gifts from nature offer nutrition like no other picnic side dish. Thanks to ...
Creamy Mint Chocolate-Banana Ice Cream

Creamy Mint Chocolate-Banana Ice Cream

Ice cream for dinner? You might be surprised to know that a frozen concoction can constitute a healthy meal. When you blend together frozen bananas and nutritious nut milk, you’ve created a so-delicious-it-must-be-sinful ice cream dish. This minty ma ...
Cocoa-Roasted Peanuts

Cocoa-Roasted Peanuts

What do a dive bar, a steak restaurant and your pantry have in common? When you pay a visit to any one of these hot spots, you experience an uncontrollable urge to eat whatever’s within arm’s reach. Most often that includes peanuts – and a bottomless ...
Hazelnut Herbal Coffee Freezer Fudge

Hazelnut Herbal Coffee Freezer Fudge

How do I love coffee? Let me count the ways! The fragrant beans, the grinding process, the way it burbles temptingly while it brews. But like an on-again-off-again boyfriend, coffee’s appearance is fleeting in my days. Too much and sleep would become ...
Cacao-Peanut Butter Crispy Treats

Cacao-Peanut Butter Crispy Treats

Has it been a while since you heard a snap, crackle, pop in your cereal bowl? Your preference for puffed rice may have petered out long ago, replaced by healthier breakfast choices. Still, you occasionally miss those crispy, feather-light bits and th ...
Kukicha-Coconut Tea Latte

Kukicha-Coconut Tea Latte

If you’re already coco for coconuts, you’ll go cuckoo for a Kukicha-Coconut Tea Latte. Kukicha is a Japanese twig tea, which is similar to green tea but made by brewing the stems of the plant versus the leaves. You can find kukicha in tea bag form, b ...