Baking

Rhubarb Ginger Lemon Muffins {Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free}

These Rhubarb Ginger Lemon Muffins are the perfect balance of tart and sweet and a delicious addition to a spring brunch!  I am so happy that spring is here and that my favorite spring fruits and vegetables are making their way into supermarkets near me. The strawberries are finally flavorful, the asparagus are crisp and bright green as they should be, radishes can be found in bunches with their greens attached, and fresh rhubarb is available! Rhubarb is one of those vegetables (yes, it’… read more »

Lemon Poppy Seed Thumbprint Cookies {Recipe}

Welcome spring with this sweet and tangy Lemon Poppy Seed Thumbprint Cookie recipe bursting with bright flavor! Today’s post is written by Emily Cooper, a self-proclaimed “running, peanut butter lovin’ registered dietitian in Portland, Maine” and blogger at Sinful Nutrition. I’m so excited to have her share her Lemon Poppy Seed Thumbprint Cookie recipe and a fun story about the inspiration behind it. Take it away Emily… I don’t know about you, but aro… read more »

Health Benefits of Cocoa + Whole Grain Double Chocolate Muffins {Recipe}

Learn about the health benefits of cocoa and how to add more to your diet, starting with a recipe for Whole Grain Double Chocolate Muffins! This post, recipe, and images are by Kaleigh McMordie, MCN, RDN Valentine’s Day always stirs up visions of flowers, candy, and most importantly, lots of chocolate! While you may think that all of those chocolate kisses (or these chocolate peanut butter truffles!) will cause chaos in your body, you’ll be surprised to learn otherwise. Everyone’s hear… read more »

Ricotta Berry Oatmeal Cups {Recipe ReDux}

Start the morning with these Ricotta Berry Oatmeal Cups, a nutritious and delicious breakfast the whole family will enjoy even when rushing out the door!  Breakfast is one of my favorite meals of the day, which is why I was very excited to see the theme for The Recipe ReDux challenge this month was Break Out of Breakfast Boredom. Cooks aren’t always pressed for time in the mornings – they just need new ideas. Think mug cakes, smoothie bowls, breakfast cookies and more. Show us the healthy way yread more »

Cranberry Orange Bread {Recipe}

Stay healthy all winter long with this sweet and tart antioxidant-rich Cranberry Orange Bread. I was compensated for writing the original article and developing the recipe found in the December 2015 issue of Today’s Dietitian. I was not compensated for sharing the column or magazine with readers on my blog. All opinions are my own. In my opinion, cranberries and oranges go together like peanut butter and jelly or grilled cheese and tomato soup. I’ve previously shared the flav… read more »