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Skinny Pumpkin Cheesecake

One of the things I love most about fall is all the yummy things you can make with pumpkin. My recipe for pumpkin cheesecake is quasi-decadent, but it’s made with canned pumpkin (rather than pumpkin-pie filling) and reduced-fat cream cheese,…

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  • Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

    Denis Leary used to be a client of mine when I was a full time natural foods chef. He loved this stuffed mushroom recipe...

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  • Don’t Get Stuck in a Salad Rut

    I consider salad not only a delicious way to eat vegetables full of fiber and nutrients, but a tool for being naturally ...

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  • Vegan Coconut Cupcakes

    I used to make these vegan cupcakes for my first company, BethennyBakes. They are to die for if you love coconut. If you...

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    Pumpkin Spice French Toast Waffles

    Whenever I can’t decide between French toast and waffles, I make French toast… and cook it in the waffle iron. It’s the lazy girl’s way of getting a waffle without a lot of effort. These “waffles” are a bit softer…

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  • Easy, Protein-Packed Snacks to Eat at Work

    We’ve all felt that midday drag, and when you’re at work, it can be hard to find a healthy option that will get you ...

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  • Low-Fat Mock-A-Mole Party Dip

    Everyone knows chips and dip are must-haves at any get-together. Avocados are very healthy but also fattening, so I crea...

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  • Blueberry Muffins

    This muffin recipe is great. You can substitute other fresh fruit for the blueberries. Ingredients – 1¼ cups oat ...

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    Baked Pumpkin Pasta

    If you’re like me, pasta can get very boring, very quickly. Sometimes you need to switch things up in the kitchen. Trade that marinara for pumpkin and whip up this savory whole-wheat dish. Ingredients: – 12 ounces uncooked whole-wheat penne…

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  • Easy & Healthy Vegan Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

    Can you believe winter is almost here? As the weather gets colder this soup will warm up even the coldest of nights....

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  • Whole Grain Blueberry Pancakes

    There’s not many things better than breakfast in bed on Mother’s Day. Pair these easy to make blueberry pancakes wit...

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  • Chickpea and Basil Salad

    I love the flavors in Greek style dishes like this one. The red wine vinegar combined with the fresh basil and the flavo...

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    Spiced Pumpkin Pancakes

    These pancakes are for the kind of morning where you can spend a few extra moments indulging. Plus they’ve have fiber and vitamin A, so you can enjoy them knowing they’re a great start to the day. Ingredients: – 1…

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  • Brownie Cookies

    These cookies are perfect for when you need great chocolate flavor. They have just a little fat from the nondairy butter...

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  • What-the-Hell-Do-I-Do-with-These-Leftover-Avocados Dip

    Yes, I had leftover avocados when I created this dip and avocados are so versatile. It was a use-what-you-have moment. I...

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  • Pear and Ginger Crisp Recipe

    This is my twist on traditional apple crisp. I love the ginger aspect of this recipe because it’s one of those ingredi...

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