Spiced Quinoa and Beans

Spiced Quinoa and Beans

Ever try those boxed quinoa and spice blends? They’re convenient (and quite delicious!) when you’re running short on time, but if you check the ingredients, you may find a few additives and preservatives your body could do without. MSG, a ...
Raw Cinnamon Buns with Cashew-Coconut Icing

Raw Cinnamon Buns with Cashew-Coconut Icing

Fresh-from-the-oven, sweet cinnamon roll flavor is wrapped up in these little buns, drizzled with a gooey icing made without the artificial yum-inducers found in the mall food-court kind. Just whiz together the ingredients in your food processor and ...
Baked Chicken with Figs & Honey

Baked Chicken with Figs & Honey

You’ve probably eaten them dried, or maybe even candied. But fresh is the best way to enjoy figs, a slightly sweet and juicy fruit with a light, summery taste somewhat like peaches and strawberries combined. Here they’re paired with honey and a splas ...
Garam Masala-Spiced Cookies

Garam Masala-Spiced Cookies

Garam masala: what’s that? In Hindi, “garam” means hot and “masala” means spices. Typically, this Indian mix of spices features cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, peppercorns and turmeric. With that kind of combo, you know this cookie recipe is going to off ...
Vegetarian Baked Stuffed Mushrooms

Vegetarian Baked Stuffed Mushrooms

Ever feel as if a certain food symbolizes holidays? For me, that’s true of mouth-watering stuffed mushrooms. There’s something about those herb-rich, perfectly chewy, fragrant appetizers that make me feel like celebrating. This recipe sho ...