Chilled Peanut Noodles recipes

I love anything with peanut butter—especially a spoon. I eat peanut butter only as a special treat because of the fat content, and this dish is one of my favorite special treats. This dish comes together quickly. If you are… Read more

Almost Instant Peanut Sauce

Ginger and cayenne give this sauce a flavorful kick, and it takes only 5 minutes to make. From The China Study Quick & Easy Cookbook Instructions: 1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl, and whisk well. 2. Store refrigerated in… Read more

Banana Almond Granola recipes

This recipe was inspired by my favorite banana almond muffins. Whether in muffins or in cereal, bananas and almonds pair perfectly. From Forks Over Knives – The Cookbook Instructions: 1. Preheat the oven to 275°F. 2. Add the oats to… Read more

Chickpea Avocado Salad recipes

Serve this flavorful salad on a bed of greens for a complete meal. I like arugula with this dish, but feel free to use your favorite.

Green Chile Rice with Black Beans recipes

Black beans are not usually added to this popular Mexican rice dish, but their addition makes it into a one-pot meal. Use whatever beans you have on hand, or leave them out if you want to serve this as a… Read more

Pizza with Creamed Spinach, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Red Onion, and Olives

I like a pizza that kicks with flavor, and this one does it for me. The creamy sauce is rich without the added fat in most cream sauces, and the sun-dried tomatoes and olives add a perfect tangy-salty punch.

Thai Noodle Soup recipes

Once the ingredients are prepped for this soup, the dish comes together quickly. Sautéing the vegetables first shortens the stewing time, so there’s no need to spend long hours over a soup pot. This is a great one-pot meal that… Read more

Ethiopian Wild Rice Pilaf

Berbere, a spice used in Ethiopian cooking, resembles the spice garam masala from India. It is an unusual blend of spices such as cardamom, ginger, nutmeg, cloves, and fenugreek. You can find it at gourmet spice shops or online (or… Read more

Chocolate Raspberry Parfaits

Chocolate and raspberries have a natural affinity for each other, as is well showcased in this delicious dessert.

South-of-the-Border Pizza recipes

I love pizza! And I like to surprise my guests by making pizzas you’ll never find at a pizza place. This healthy pizza recipe is always a hit!