Michelle Ally

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This Shepherd's Pie Is So Good You'd Never Even Guess It's Healthy

Yum.<p>Got a fall-ish jones for a shepherd's pie? Here's a slimmed-down version of the classic stick-to-your-ribs dish. It has about half the cals, one-fifth the carbs, and zero gluten. Private chef Mary Shenouda swapped out potatoes and cream for cauliflower and olive oil, and spiked it with Middle …

Vegan Risotto Recipe: Spicy Lentil and Quinoa Risotto

Food blogger and author of <i>The Vegan Cookbook</i>, Adele McConnell, proves there’s no need to sacrifice flavour to eat animal-free. She creates her …

These Rich, Fudgy Brownies Are Made with Avocado

You seriously need to try this recipe full of wholesome ingredients like almonds, raw cacao, and dates.<p>Nope, we're not joking. These brownies are …

Dessert

Nine Healthier One-bowl Baking Recipes Recipe

One bowl baking is the best. Even better if you can hand mix the batter. Dragging a large mixer onto the counter and then washing and wiping it down, …

13 DIY Hummus Recipes That Are Way Better Than the Store-Bought Stuff

I have a bone to pick with store-bought hummus. In my opinion, it never tastes quite right. For reasons beyond my comprehension, it's always a little …

13 Tasty Ways to Eat Dates

For the longest time, I'd walk past the bags of dates at the grocery store and never take a second glance. It's not that I never liked them — I just …

Healthy baking ingredient swaps

Who doesn't love warm cookies or muffins right out of the oven? Feel good about indulging in these occasional treats by swapping in healthier …

Breakfast

Gluten-Free Christmas Desserts

Have a happy and healthy holiday season with gluten-free desserts that will leave you and your guests coming back for more. Simple swaps, such as …

Brunch Upgrade: The Fluffiest Gluten-Free Coconut Flour Pancakes

Once you've tried these fluffy pancakes with rich, caramelized bananas, they are sure to become a breakfast or brunch staple. Coconut flour produces …

Breakfast

Butter Beans Are The Best, Unlikeliest, Flour Substitute You Need To Try

If you're searching for a flour alternative, consider the humble butter bean. It's packed with good protein, fiber, B vitamins, iron, magnesium, …

Food

10 Healthy Substitutes for Butter

By Brianna Elliott<p>Butter is a common spread and baking ingredient.<p>Yet despite its popularity, some people avoid butter for various reasons.<p>Some …

10 Ways to Make Comfort Food Healthy

Crisp, autumn days seem to require the kind of warmth that your favorite sweater just can’t provide. When it’s especially nippy, a warm bowl of soup …

These "Fried Rice" Recipes Are Perfect If You're Dieting

So easy and so delicious!

31 Butternut Squash Recipes That Will Make You Wonder Why Pumpkin Gets All the Attention

Always the supporting role, never the star. The opening act, but never the main event. When it comes to fall ingredients, butternut squash often gets …

18 unexpected recipes for sweet potatoes

<b>From fondue and latkes to waffles and cheesecake, it's time to escape the sweet potato slump.</b><p>Every year as the temperature starts to sink and leaves …

This Chickpea Flour Pumpkin Pancakes Recipe Are the Perfect Way to Start Your Morning

Today we’re taking pancakes to the next level. Pancakes are the ultimate comfort food, and what makes this recipe fantastic is the fact that we’re flavoring them with pumpkin. Not only do they taste like cinnamon-y pumpkin-y goodness, but they’re made with healthy chickpea flour (which Pinterest …

You’ve Had Almond Milk, Now It’s Time for Almond Mayo

Wait, wait, wait. You can make mayo out of nuts?<p>To laypeople, nuts mean trail mix for a midday slump or peanut butter on toast. When chefs look at nuts, they see wonder ingredients that can be turned into misos, mustards, and more. At L’Oca d’Oro in Austin, they’re putting pistachio butter on …

Meet Chickpea Flour, Your New Gluten-Free Secret Weapon

If we had to pick one gluten-free flour that tops the rest, it'd be chickpea flour. Nutty, protein-rich, and super versatile, this flour made from …

Food

You Must Try This Genius 2-Ingredient Homemade Frosting

You’ll never guess the secret ingredient in this creamy, kid-approved frosting.<p>A few months ago cookbook writer, recipe developer, and mom-of-three Genevieve Ko came to our offices to share a few treats from her new cookbook <i>Better Baking</i>, a gorgeous book featuring better-for-you baked goods. My …

The More Flavorful Supergrain You’re Not Yet Eating

Move over, quinoa and faro, there's a new supergrain in town. Freekeh has similar nutritional value to many other so-called ancient grains (i.e. …

Butternut Squash Hummus

<i>This butternut squash hummus is a creamy, delicious way to celebrate autumn with your favorite dip. Top with extra butternut squash, pepitas, or</i> …

Change One Ingredient in This Pound Cake Recipe, Get a Whole New Cake

One day, over a dozen years, ago I stopped while walking past the end of the baking aisle where the "other," non-wheat flours lived. Staring at the Bob’s Red Mill and Arrowhead Mills shelves, I saw a world of new and interesting ingredients that I knew nothing about. Since I didn’t care about …

Plum Cake with Buckwheat & Spelt Dough

I’ve had some exciting few weeks, which is why it has been a bit quiet on the recipe side, but today, I’d like to introduce you to a German …

Mind-Blowing Ways to Cook with Nutritional Yeast

You've finally added protein-packed nutritional yeast to your pantry, but WTF are you actually supposed to do with it? These recipes have you covered.<p>…

Healthy Desserts Are a Real Thing Because This World Is a Beautiful Place

You don't need processed or refined sugar to have a delicious dessert, and believe it or not, there <i>are</i> healthy desserts out there. In fact, we have at least 70!<p>These recipes feature one of many aspects: try our vegan, gluten-free, Paleo, low-calorie, protein-packed, or dairy-free treats to have a …

All About Jackfruit: Your New Meat Substitute

By Kelly Fitzpatrick for Life by Daily Burn<p><i>Photo: Pond5</i><p>Jackfruit has been a mainstay in South Asian cuisine for centuries. Now this funny-looking, pungent fruit is gaining popularity amongst vegan and vegetarian communities in the U.S, too. Despite its somewhat funky smell, the fruit's flesh …

Healthy Eating

Ginger Cookies with Nut Butter and Teff Flour

I love ginger cookies, they are the perfect afternoon tea companion; refreshing in their gingery way. I particularly love homemade cookies that last …

Dessert

Teff Almond Butter Cookies (Gluten-free, Vegan)

Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper or a Silpat.<p>In a large bowl, combine teff flour, salt, and cinnamon. …

Dessert

15 Decadent and Dairy-Free Fall Desserts Made With Sweet Potato

We love how the long days of summer encourage us to spend our free time outdoors, but when fall rolls around, we welcome it with open arms. The days …