Skip the sugar-filled frosting and go for these healthy treats insteadAfter years of baking Christmas cookies and indulging in several cups of hot cocoa, trying healthy and festive alternatives could make your holidays a bit brighter. Whether it be swapping unhealthy ingredients with healthy ingredients or trying a different type of cookie entirely, these sweets will keep you in the holiday mood without causing you to let go of your healthy habits10 Healthy Sweets That Are Better Than Christmas CookiesAfter years of baking Christmas cookies and indulging in several cups of hot cocoa, trying healthy and festive alternatives could make your holidays a bit brighter.
Category Traditional recipes
Champagne Chocolate TrufflesChampagne Chocolate Truffles! So easy, yet so impressive. Made with just dark chocolate, cream, and CHAMPAGNE! Add gold leaf on top if you& 39;re feeling fancy.Nancy MitchellFrench 75 CocktailThe lovely classic French 75 cocktail is made with gin, lemon juice, simple syrup, and Champagne.
How to Make Eggs BenedictMaking Eggs Benedict is easier than you think — especially if you make Hollandaise in a blender! It just takes a little planning and know-how. Perfect for a special meal for a special someone.Elise BauerEasy Poached Eggs9 minGluten-Free, Low Carb, PaleoHere is how to make a perfectly poached egg, every time!
Chile VerdeAuthentic Mexican pork chile verde! with chunks of pork shoulder slow cooked in a roasted tomatillo and jalapeno chile verde sauce. So good!Elise BauerWhite Chicken ChiliThis easy White Chicken Chili is like a milder, calmer cousin to Texas beef chili. Make it with canned or dry beans, and add extra chili peppers for more heat if you like!
HomeIngredientsCakeElise BauerPerfect CheesecakeSay hello to your new favorite cheesecake recipe! This is a classic New York cheesecake, baked in the oven. A water bath, plus lots of tips and guidance, help you make the best, silkiest, creamiest cheesecake EVER.Cindy RaheHomemade Vanilla CakeIf you& 39;ve been searching for the perfect, easy-to-make, but totally delicious homemade vanilla cake, this recipe is for you!
HomeIngredientsButterAll ButterPrerna SinghIndian Butter ChickenButter Chicken simmers in a buttery tomato sauce and is punctuated by several special spices and herbs. Skip the Indian takeout and cook up your very own version of the popular dish!Irvin LinSimple Soft Sugar CookiesSimple Soft Sugar Cookies!
Oh, Christmas cookies! If you like butter, sugar, and spice, then you’ve landed in the right place. The only question now is which ones to make!Walnut Snowball CookiesThese festive holiday Snowball Cookies are made with finely chopped walnuts, flour, and vanilla, then rolled into balls and dusted with powdered sugar.
Cilantro Lime RiceBEST cilantro lime rice, no kidding! Better than Chipotle& 39;s. Easy to make. Perfect with Mexican and Asian food, great in burritos.Elise BauerGrilled Cilantro Lime Chicken45 minGluten-Free, Healthy, Low Carb, PaleoGrilled Cilantro Lime Chicken! Marinate skinless boneless chicken breasts in lime juice and cilantro marinade and then quickly grill to perfection.
HomeIngredientsCobb SaladAll Cobb SaladElise BauerCobb Salad20 minGluten-Free, Healthy, Low CarbClassic American Cobb salad, a composed salad with bacon, avocado, chicken breast, tomato, hard boiled egg, chives, arranged on a bed of romaine, Boston, frisée lettuce and watercress.
HomeIngredientsColeslawAll ColeslawElise BauerClassic Coleslaw10 minGluten-Free, Low Carb, VegetarianHere& 39;s a classic coleslaw recipe made with thinly sliced cabbage, carrots, and green onion. It& 39;s seasoned with mayonnaise, mustard, vinegar dressing. This is what you want for picnics, backyard BBQs, and summer potlucks!
Southern CornbreadThis savory cornbread recipe, or & 34;Southern Cornbread,& 34; will teach you how to make cornbread with bacon drippings and then bake in a hot iron skillet.Sheryl JulianYankee CornbreadSweet Yankee cornbread. A favorite of New Englanders! This version made with Greek yogurt and extra cornmeal.
Paleo Hot Cocoa15 minGluten-Free, Paleo, VeganHot cocoa made with cocoa powder and maple syrup. Mix with coconut milk, almond milk, or any other milk of your choice. Paleo, dairy-free, and vegan.Sally VargasHomemade Hot Cocoa MixHomemade Hot Cocoa Mix! With instructions for making plain, peppermint, and Mexican chocolate versions.
Cranberry Sauce20 minGluten-Free, Vegan, VegetarianClassic, easy and delicious homemade Thanksgiving cranberry sauce! Here& 39;s how to make cranberry sauce from scratch. It& 39;s so EASY! Perfect with turkey.Elise BauerCranberry RelishHoliday and Thanksgiving Cranberry Relish recipe. Fresh cranberries ground up with apples and orange.
All Dark chocolateChocolate Florentine CookiesChocolate Florentine Cookies! Lacy, nutty, toffee-like cookies sandwiched with a layer of chocolate in the middle. We include lots of great tips to help make them a success!Garrett McCordChocolate Covered StrawberriesChocolate Covered Strawberries at home?
HomeIngredientsDumplingsAll DumplingsElise BauerChicken and DumplingsHere& 39;s how to make classic chicken and dumplings! Start with a hearty chicken and vegetable stew, then add delicious homemade dumplings that cook up light and fluffy.Elise BauerBeef Goulash with DumplingsBeef goulash with light, fluffy dumplings.
All CupcakeCream Cheese FrostingEasy to make cream cheese frosting! Classic cream cheese frosting with cream cheese, butter, powdered sugar, and vanilla. Perfect for icing carrot cake, cupcakes, cookies. Nothing beats homemade frosting.Garrett McCordCarrot Cake CupcakesThese are hands down the best Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting you& 39;ll ever find.
Caesar SaladClassic Caesar Salad with romaine lettuce, homemade croutons, parmesan cheese, and easy homemade caesar dressing. Never buy caesar dressing again!Elise BauerHow to Make CroutonsIt& 39;s easy to make homemade croutons for your soup or salad with day-old bread. No need to turn on the oven; you can make these croutons in about 10 minutes on the stovetop.
Marta Rivera5 Freezer-Friendly Make and Save MealsHaving a backup dinner is ALWAYS a good idea. Sometimes you need one for yourself, and sometimes you need one to share. Whatever the reason, this week’s meal plan is chock-full of freezer-friendly meals so you can have dinner now and later!Sally VargasEasy Summer Vegetable PizzasFlatbread pizza made with naan is quick, easy, and ready in less than 20 minutes.