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Healthy Coconut Ginger Sweet Potato Casserole Recipe

Healthy Coconut Ginger Sweet Potato Casserole Recipe

This sweet potato casserole recipe was originally posted in 2012. I’ve updated it slightly and brought it up from the archives to share with you, because it’s one of our favorite Thanksgiving side dish recipes. I used to think I hated sweet potatoes.  I’d try…

Cinnamon Infused Pomegranate Saffron Rice Recipe

Cinnamon Infused Pomegranate Saffron Rice Recipe

Cinnamon infused pomegranate saffron rice is a delicate balance of exotic flavors that turns a simple bowl of rice into an aromatic and enticing side dish. This pomegranate saffron rice recipe was originally posted in December of 2010. Bringing it up from the archives as we…

Whole Wheat Peppermint White Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Whole Wheat Peppermint White Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

I have been seriously obsessed with holiday baking this December. I don’t know if it’s baby girl in my tummy trying to make up for my serious sugar aversion during the first two trimesters, when just the smell of something sweet would send me running…

The Easiest Chocolate Salted Caramels Recipe (Edible Gift)

The Easiest Chocolate Salted Caramels Recipe (Edible Gift)

I have a confession to make. I had never made caramel until this past week. Yep, I’ve been cooking for years and years, and somehow had never made my own caramel. Partly because I don’t have a huge sweet tooth, and partly because I found…

Edible Gift: Homemade Seasoning Salts Recipe

Edible Gift: Homemade Seasoning Salts Recipe

  If you’re looking for one kitchen secret to get people begging for your most basic of recipes, it’s using seasoned salts. Anyone who’s ever watched a cooking competition show knows that salting your food is the number one rule in the kitchen. But grinding…

Vegan Chocolate Coconut Cream Pie

Vegan Chocolate Coconut Cream Pie

I’m still working on the perfect dairy free pumpkin pie, but this dairy free chocolate coconut cream pie has been a happy substitute in the mean time. It’s quite similar to my world famous chocolate haupia pie (which really needs a new photo, how embarrassing!)…

Cranberry Cheesecake Ice Cream and More Thanksgiving Recipes

Cranberry Cheesecake Ice Cream and More Thanksgiving Recipes

Isn’t that ice cream GORGEOUS? It’s rich, decadent, sweet, tangy Cranberry Cheesecake Ice Cream. Oh yes.  Here, drool a little more! You can find the recipe for this gorgeous dessert over on SheKnows.com. That’s because I am now a recipe writer for She Knows! Yes,…

Holiday Stuffed Turkey Breast Roulade Recipe

Holiday Stuffed Turkey Breast Roulade Recipe

I am a huge fan of Thanksgiving food. I love the roast turkey, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, and well, everything. BUT, Thanksgiving is not always a good day for people who are trying to eat healthy, there is just SO MUCH FOOD! Whether you’re trying…