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Recipes to truly satisfy at meal time. Featuring whole grains, powerful protein, healthy fats, and lots of veggies!

These Tempeh Thai Peanut Noodles feature fresh blanched veggies and my delicious peanut sauce! Flavorful, colorful, and packed with whole grains.
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Tempeh Thai Peanut Noodles with Blanched Kale and Vegetables

Thai food has been one of my favorite cuisines to cook lately. The cuisine utilizes tons of fresh items like herbs, garlic, ginger, and lime. It is also fun to play around with more unique ingredients like fish sauce, curry paste, and tamarind paste. Small amounts of these ingredients go a long way with adding […]

Sharp cheddar, muenster, and asiago makes for an indulgent, three cheese Homemade Breadcrumb Baked Mac and Cheese. Some simple healthy recipe swaps help reduce the fat, maintain the protein and increase the fiber content of this classic recipe.
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Baked Mac and Cheese with Homemade Breadcrumbs

Sharp cheddar, muenster, and asiago makes for an indulgent, three cheese baked mac and cheese. Sprinkle on homemade breadcrumbs and bake to perfection! I’ve been making this homemade breadcrumb baked mac and cheese ever since I was a little girl. In my house, it’s named after me and known as “Mack’s Mac and Cheese.” I […]

Everyday I’m brusselin’ with this seasonal Sweet Potato and Brussels Sprout Buddha Bowl! Perfect comfort bowl for fall. Vegan, whole grain, and delicious.
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Sweet Potato and Brussels Sprout Buddha Bowl

This seasonal Sweet Potato and Brussels Sprout Buddha Bowl is the perfect comfort recipe for fall. It is packed with nutrients and flavor. Plus, it’s gluten-free and vegan! What is a Buddha Bowl? There’s not strict definition for this dish but they are typically a mix of grains, veggies, a protein source, and some kind […]