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Crispy Baked Tofu

By using cornstarch and baking for 30-40 minutes, this crispy baked tofu is in fact crispy and is a great option for eating something healthy. Yes crispy tofu is actually possible! The month of eating healthy during January continues! I know I know, crispy and tofu don’t really go together […]

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Roasted Thanksgiving Salad

If you were to put the taste of Thanksgiving in a healthy salad that’s perfect for lunch, this roasted Thanksgiving salad is what you’re looking for. Close your eyes and think of all the wonderful tastes of Thanksgiving. Make this salad, and you have all of that in one bowl. […]

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Homemade Apple Chips

You want to talk about a snack that is super easy and actually good for you, these homemade apple chips are the perfect fall snack. Be careful though, they won’t last long. I’ve been wanting to make some apple chips for quite a while, but just never got around to […]

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Vegetable Pad Thai (Noodle-Free)

This vegetable Pad Thai might not be what you’re thinking. No noodles with this recipe as the carrots are the noodles, but don’t judge until you try it! If I ask, have you had Pad Thai? My guess would be your answer is yes, but what if I asked have […]

Edamame Salad

Edamame, Chickpea and Apple Salad

Edamame salad! Mouthful of a title and packed with big flavor is what this next recipe brings – edamame, chickpea and apple power salad. We’ve been using this edamame salad as a make-ahead lunch for the week but it would also be a great and healthy side dish to bring […]

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Rosemary Hummus

This hummus is made from canned chickpeas, tahini, olive oil, paprika, cumin, lemon juice, salt, garlic and you guessed it – fresh rosemary. It makes for a great appetizer for a party. I am always curious where recipes originate from and I had assumed it was Greek as that’s the […]

Authentic Guacamole

Authentic guacamole. This traditional Aztec dish consists of avocado, tomato, onion, jalapeno, lime juice, cilantro and spices. For those around my age (32), you might have noticed an increase in the popularity of guacamole and there is actually a reason for it. The U.S. government lifted a ban on importing […]

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Sweet Potato Black Bean Burgers

These sweet potato black bean burgers are loaded with Southwestern ingredients and a great healthy alternative to a beef burger. So I admitted before I’ve become hooked on veggie burgers. While they can take a little bit of time to make, they always make 8-10 patties, which means since it’s […]