No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

These 5 ingredient 0No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies are soft and crunchy and chewy all at the same time! The sweet peanut butter flavor will have you reaching for another!

 These No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies are soft, crunchy and chewy all at the same time! The sweet peanut butter flavor will have you reaching for another! Day 4 of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies! Confession. I botched the first batch of these No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies. It takes a certain kind of… 

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Homemade Marshmallows

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Instantly elevate your hot chocolate, s’mores, or campfire game with these homemade marshmallows! They are soft and fluffy, and perfectly sweet with just a hint of vanilla. Marshmallows: just sugar, gelatin and little bit of magic. Ok, fine. It’s science. But the results are 100% magical. These little pillows of delight should come with a… 

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Spring Asparagus Orange Farro Salad

In this Asparagus Orange Farro Salad boiled new potatoes, crispy raw asparagus, chewy farro, peppery scallions, salty feta and crispy bacon all get tossed in a bright orange vinaigrette for a mouthful of Spring flavors!

In this Asparagus Orange Farro Salad boiled new potatoes, crispy raw asparagus, chewy farro, peppery scallions, salty feta and crispy bacon all get tossed in a bright orange vinaigrette for a mouthful of Spring flavors! Alternate Title: “Spring in a Bowl”. The orange vinaigrette is bright and basically liquid happiness and sunshine right there on… 

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Quinoa Kale Power Bowl

This Quinoa Kale Power Bowl is packed with vitamins, minerals, healthy fats and filling protein! Plus it is a super easy recipe that is perfect for lunch or dinner!

This Quinoa Kale Power Bowl is packed with vitamins, minerals, healthy fats and filling protein!  Oh hey! Culinary school has taken over my life the past few weeks, but I’ll fill you in on that at another time. Today, today is about food!!! More specifically filling, healthy food! Even I cannot live on bread alone. Yes,… 

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Healthy Chipotle Chicken Chili {Shaker Cornbread}

Healthy Chipotle Chicken Chili with Shaker Cornbread | Gluten Free Meals | American Heritage Cooking

Awaken your tastesbuds with this spicy Healthy Chipotle Chicken Chili! Some of the heat from the chilis is tamed with a touch of maple syrup and cinnamon. Unconventional? Yes. Unforgettably awesome? Absolutely! Chili is apparently the savory version of my Chocolate Chip Cookie obsession: I have more recipes for chili on this blog than any… 

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Vanilla Bean Rice Pudding

Vanilla Bean Rice Pudding

This Vanilla Bean Rice Pudding is a silky, creamy, slightly sweetened rice custard full of aromatic vanilla bean and slightly spiced with cinnamon. I know, I know. This is not warm, winter comfort food; It isn’t snuggle in front of the fire food; and it definitely isn’t Holiday food. But it is the BEST Rice… 

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Quinoa Roasted Vegetable Chopped Salad {Thai Chili Vinaigrette}

Quinoa Roasted Vegetable Chopped Salad

It’s no secret that I could live off of cupcakes and salad. Salad and cupcakes. I should probably just rename my blog “Cupcakes & Salad”. My tagline could be “Eating salad to save room for more cupcakes!” But that would be a lie, because I LOVE salad. The salad can be cold or warm with roasted… 

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Quinoa Vegetarian Meatballs {GF Option}

Quinoa Vegetarian Meatballs

Instead of all the pumpkin and apple baking that I should be doing, I’ve been going a little quinoa crazy! I have been using it in everything from salad (coming soon!) to these Quinoa Vegetarian Meatballs. I just can’t get enough! I used to think of homemade, Italian meatballs as an occasional indulgence, but these… 

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Healthy Ginger Peach Oat Bars {gluten free; vegan}

Healthy Ginger Peach Oat Bars

These healthy Ginger Peach Oat Bars are gluten free, vegan and incredibly easy. With less than 200 calories each, they will fill you up without expanding your waistline! My number one concern going into Fall is not pumpkin. It’s not even apples or pie. It is how I am going to get through 6 whole months without… 

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