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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.

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.

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Meatless Meal: Veggie Tofu Stir-Fry

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

White Asparagus Risotto

The appearance of asparagus heralds spring and offers an elegant addition to healthy seasonal recipes.

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A Balanced Day for Busy Moms: Getting Your Greens On

With the simple addition of healthy greens as a power-packed smoothie or a jumbo family salad, busy moms can tap into increased energy and better health overall.

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Žemlovka: Baked Apple Cinnamon Bread Pudding

Žemlovka may look hard to pronounce, but it’s easy to enjoy for anyone who fancies apple-cinnamon pies or bread pudding.

Eggplant Chops

Eggplant Chops

Buttery eggplant is delicious and easy to prepare–add mozzarella cheese and it and makes a great burger alternative.

Healthy cookies

Anytime Oatmeal Cookies

These fresh-baked homemade healthy oatmeal cookies boast whole grain goodness, and they’re a great way to warm up the kitchen in cool autumn weather (they make a perfect lunchbox treat, too). They are also a great way to get kids to snack healthy.

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Turmeric Garlic Fish with Cauliflower

If you fancy more exotic and spicier flavor of your fish, try the combination of turmeric, garlic and ginger.

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Fresh Coconut Macaroons with Chocolate

Making coconut macaroons from fresh coconut might take a while, but the result is worth it.

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Vánočka: Sweet Holiday Egg Bread

Though the name means “Christmas bread” in Czech, this sweet and moist bread filled with dried fruit and nuts was my grandmother’s staple for any special occasion.