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Baked Beans Recipe – Healthy & Homemade

Goodbye canned beans. After trying this homemade baked beans recipe, it’s hard to imagine going back to canned. Bush’s is good and all, but it just doesn’t compare to the heightened flavor and superior texture of baked beans made from scratch. Since July is National Baked Bean Month, there’s never been a better time to […]

Baked Beans Calories and Nutrition

Weight Watchers Points Plus: 3 points Baked Beans calories and nutrition facts are based on a standard 1/2-cup serving (7 servings in the recipe). If using blackstrap molasses, the recipe is a terrific source of iron. Return: Baked Beans Recipe.

Processed foods and Soybeans and Tofu– oh my!

Lately, around the blogworld, many bloggers have been getting into the raw-food movement.  I don’t think anyone would question the fact that raw fruits and veggies are healthy. However (and I really don’t mean to point fingers; I’m just venting, so please don’t take my opinions personally), some posts seem to have taken on a […]

Pumpkin Blender Muffins Nutrition Facts

Weight Watchers Points Plus: 3 points per muffin Nutrition facts are based on each of ten muffins made with almond butter and pure maple syrup. (If using caloriecount for calculations, be aware that it will give you numbers for muffins made with uncooked beans even if you specify cooked. This has been fixed in the […]

31 Delicious Meatless Meals

You definitely don’t need to be a vegan or vegetarian to enjoy the countless health benefits of enjoying meatless meals every now and then. And eating meatless doesn’t need to be complicated either. Some of the recipes in this post take literally 5 minutes to prepare! In general, meatless meals get a bad rap because […]

25 Lightened-Up Desserts For Your Next Summer Barbecue

With lightened-up recipes for everything from chocolate chip cookies to chocolate brownie cheesecake, this one post has all of your Fourth Of July or summer barbecue recipe needs covered! 1. The Famous Cookie Dough Dip  (reader #1 favorite) Get the full recipe: Healthy Cookie Dough Dip   2. Peanut Butter Buckeye Brownies   (+ a flourless […]

Rainbow Fruit Kabobs

Skittles, Starburst, and other packaged candies can’t even begin to compete with fresh fruit in its most natural form. Why weigh one’s body down with unhealthy added sugars and artificial flavors when nature’s candy tastes good and is good for you at the same time? Reach for one of these adorably delicious fruit kabobs the next time you’re […]

Healthy Vegan Marshmallow Fluff – 2 Ingredients

This vegan marshmallow fluff is going to rock your world… Sweetener of choice + Water from a can of chickpeas = Homemade marshmallow fluff ???? Crazy, right?! I can’t take credit for this brilliant “bean liquid egg whites” discovery. The idea was sent to me in a facebook message earlier this year by a reader […]

Flourless Chocolate Chip Brownie Pie

I’ve been working on this recipe for more than three years. It was inspired by one of the most popular recipes on this website that I’d initially worried readers might not want to try after seeing the ingredients… which is really funny given the fact that the post has now been viewed over 2 million times and was even […]

Chocolate Brownie Pie Nutrition Facts

Nutrition information above is based on each of 10 servings (as seen in the photos in the post), based on gram measurements, and “vegan chocolate chips” were specified in caloriecount for the numbers to show the pie as cholesterol-free. Please note that if you plug this recipe into caloriecount it gives you numbers based on […]