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You Need To Try This Hazelnut Cake Makeover

Last year while I was in Germany, one of the things that impressed me the most on the food front was the baked goods. Pastries are a large part of German cuisine, and much like other European countries, they’re virtually ubiquitous. It’s ...

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This Multitasking Granola Will Energize Your Whole Day

True fact: a person can never have too many granola recipes.

Granola is one of those easy-breezy recipes you can throw together on a whim, feel utterly accomplished (who doesn’t love that it lasts all week!), and barely even make a mess of the kitchen ...

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Celebrate Fourth Of July With This Healthy Cheesecake

Healthy. Cheesecake. Sounds like two words that couldn’t be more of an oxymoron, right? But believe it or not, with a little ingredient trickery, you can create a crowd-pleasing cheesecake that is truly guilt-free.

The first secret is in the crust. Cheesecake ...

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Oh Yes, It’s (Superfood) Taco Time

Some of my favorite meals of all time have been tacos. Tacos with smoked mushrooms; tacos with glazed tempeh; tacos with whatever’s in the fridge topped with guacamole (shhhh – sometimes those are the best). Tacos are like a sandwich with its ...

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Totally Addictive Chocolate Chip Banana Mini Muffins

Muffins are one of the easiest and most forgiving baked treats you can make, and as a result, they can also become a smorgasbord of random ingredients if you’re an over-zealous “fun ingredient” glutton like me. As a measure of control, I ...

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This 7-Layer Superfood Dip Is Anything But Average

Today is Cinco De Mayo, which, for me, mostly means my blender use gets temporarily derailed from superfood smoothies to superfood margaritas. So, that’s awesome. But of course let’s not forget the close second next best thing about this foodie holiday: Dips. ...

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Perfectly Tender Veggie Burgers For Any Protein Lover

After many weeks of dust and debris, our new kitchen is finally finished – new post on this epic transformation to come! In the meantime, I have been absolutely over the moon while getting to work in the brand new space.

Aside ...

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These Gorgeous Spring Rolls Are Packed With Superfoods

Spring Rolls compose a solid 30% of the reason I go out to eat Thai food (the remaining 70% being a little something called, ahem, RED CURRY. I actually salivate just typing those words.) Yet the only reason I don’t rank spring ...

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Spinach Salad with Orange-Chia Dressing

Last night, as I was huddled in the kitchen messily chomping down kale leaves dipped in hummus like a wild animal, I turned around to find my husband shaking his head at me. “You know, not everyone eats like you do,” he ...

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Meet The Chocolate Waffles Good Days Are Made Of

What quantifies a great start to a morning? Maybe it’s waking up fully rested, having a quiet moment to meditate, or simply hearing your favorite bird sing outside just as you open your eyes. Most of us would also tack on that a ...