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Hallelujah: 10 Better-for-You Chocolate Recipes

Yup, it’s that time of year—the time when all I want to do is curl up on the couch with a steaming cup of hot […]

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14 Meatless Recipes for a Very Vegetarian Thanksgiving Feast

Just because you’ve gone meatless doesn’t mean you have to subsist on dinner rolls at Thanksgiving. In fact with a little planning, vegetarians and vegans can […]

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Make: Sweet Potatoes with Caramelized Onions and Blue Cheese

You know what I love most about Thanksgiving dinner? The colors on my plate: orange sweet potatoes, fresh green beans, crimson cranberries and golden turkey. […]

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10 Recipes for a Healthier Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving is almost upon us. It’s a holiday filled with friends, family and, let’s be honest, overindulgence—but it doesn’t have to be that way. By […]

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Make: Healthy (Really!) Homemade Barbecue Potato Chips

There’s nothing like being trapped in your house for two days (thanks, Sandy!) to inspire some kitchen creativity. A while back, I’d read about making […]

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4 Good-for-You Whole Grains You Haven’t Tried

If you’re trying to be a healthier eater, one of easiest places to start is with your carbs—more specifically, your grains. Switching from refined grains […]

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How to Make Your Own Halloween Candy

The best thing about Halloween? Candy. If you’re like me and can rarely turn down a Reese’s Cup or Almond Joy, you may be panic-stricken […]

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Perfect Post-Sandy Meal: Pancakes for Dinner

Fact: Breakfast is the very best meal of the day. The eggs. The bacon. The pancakes. That’s why whenever I’m craving something warm and comforting […]

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15 Healthy Chicken Marinade Recipes

If you’re anything like me, boneless, skinless chicken breasts are probably one of your main food groups. I love that they’re easy, endlessly versatile and, […]

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Make: Hearty, Healthy Crock Pot Porridge

At school we do an entire unit on breakfast. Why? Because breakfast is that important. To start the unit we chat about the reasons someone […]

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Make: 160-Calorie Whole-Wheat Apple-Cinnamon Muffins

Thank God I have friends who spend as much time on the Internet as I do, without whom I may never have found this recipe […]

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Soup Nutsy: 13 Healthy Soup and Stew Recipes for Fall

My grandmother would describe today as raw: cold, wet, windy. I would describe it as the perfect occasion to make a huge batch of soup. […]

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Make: Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Sweet Potatoes

I’m pretty sure I didn’t eat a Brussels sprout until I was 25 years old. It’s sad, really—all those wasted years. If you’re still a […]

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4 Healthy, Protein-Packed Alternatives to Meat (with Recipes!)

Whether you’re a vegetarian, Meatless-Monday apologist, or just someone who’s ever wondered, “What the heck is seitan, anyway?,” you’ve come to the right place. Here, we’ve created a […]

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Pumpkin Pie Smoothie: The Greatest Thing I’ve Ever Made for Breakfast

This morning was kind of a disaster. I broke my blender; woke up early to finish making Overnight Apple Butter, only to realize I don’t […]