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Homemade Pear Sauce: An Apple Alternative

Homemade pear sauce has a more subtle flavor than applesauce, makes an elegant addition to any food in need of sweet side and kids love it.

Tropical Rum Balls with Coconut

Seasonal celebrations call for festive treats like our coconut chocolate truffles or rum balls with dark Caribbean rum and fresh coconut. These no-bake desserts add instant warmth to any holiday party.

European Chicken Garlic Vegetable Soup vs. Cold and Flu Season

When you or your little one wakes up with an achy body, sore throat or a congestion, first thing that comes to your mind is: What can I do to make him feel better? A few time-trusted home remedies can help.

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10 Tips for Healthier Holiday Desserts

So you can have your cake…and keep the indulgence factor in check.

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Banana Chocolate Chip Oat Bread Muffins

Getting its sweetness from dark chocolate, bananas and a drop of honey, this easy-to-make recipe can be made as a flavor-packed bread or a dozen muffins.

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Healthy Potato Salad

Potato salad is one picnic staple that shouldn’t be missing from a holiday spread. Our version is made without mayonnaise–olive oil and chopped onion add moisture and flavor.

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Yummy Healthy Foods That Can Help The Waistline

Check out these six healthy foods that taste great and can help you lose weight too.

A Balanced Day for Busy Moms: Preparing Healthy Meals on Hectic Days

Serving fresh, healthy dinners when you’re short on time is surprisingly easy.

Gluten-Free Almond Butter Blondies

Gluten-Free Almond Butter Blondies

This recipe using almond butter is not only gluten-free, it’s free of dairy and refined sugar. Our two-year-old taste tester gave it a “great big smile” rating.

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Homemade Whole Wheat Flat Bread with Rosemary

This whole wheat flat bread is the first result of my desire to make my own healthy bread without any sugar that the kids will enjoy too.

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Semi-Sweet Eggless Oatmeal Cookies with Dark Choco

These easy to make semi-sweet and eggless oatmeal cookies are not only a nutritious snack but also a fun recipe to try with your kids in the kitchen.

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Homemade Baby Food (Part One)

This episode of Living Green with Baby introduces our first homemade baby food recipe with just three ingredients and some added spices and demonstrates how easy and quick it is to prepare a one-week supply.

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Easy Eggless Whole Wheat Pancakes with Blueberries

This simple recipe for nutritious homemade pancakes allows for a lot of creativity for both flavor and shape.

Going Bananas!

Do you know just how healthy it is to eat bananas? We discuss banana health benefits. Then we suggest some healthy baby food recipes.

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Meatless Meal: Veggie Tofu Stir-Fry

This easy tofu stir-fry makes a nutrient-packed meatless dinner