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This Vegan Pumpkin Pie Is Made With Superfood Protein

Around this time of year, it’s always amusing when people find out my personal diet is a vegan one (let alone also superfood-obsessed). “Are you celebrating Thanksgiving?” they ask hesitantly, as if worried I may break down in confessional tears at any ...

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4 Amazing Hacks For Healthy Holiday Treats

With stores increasingly inching their holiday display setups earlier on the calendar, taking part in at least some of the culinary festivities seems harder than ever to object to. And while your family recipe for the World’s Best Pecan Pie may require ...

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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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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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Yes, Healthier Halloween Candy Really Does Exist

Far into my first years of practicing a healthy lifestyle, I found myself drawing a line at Halloween. “It’s Halloween,” I said. “This is no time for dietary dogma.” And into the giant bag of fun size candy I descended.

If the grocery ...

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Here’s The Smoothie Bowl You’ll Be Eating All Summer

Without a doubt, smoothie bowls are one of the best things to come out of the healthy movement recently. They’re fun, easy, versatile, and you don’t have to be a master chef to ignite your own creativity with them. They’re also really, ...

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The Miracle of Chia Pudding

That chia – it’s weird stuff. I mean, as seriously one of the best superfoods on the planet, you wouldn’t expect it to look so small and innocuous. Appearance judgments aside, not only are its benefits far greater than what your first ...

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Annual Tradition: Holiday Truffles

As I write this, I am snuggled up in an arm chair at my dad’s house, my comfiest sweatpants tucked into overly fluffy socks, while the scent of this morning’s waffles still lingers in the air. Looking out the window at the ...

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The sweet magic of persimmon cake

During the four years I lived in Portland in my 20’s, I called four different places home … the second of which was by far my favorite. What this studio lacked in size, it made up for in character. Sure, I may have had ...