Course: Snack

Tahini-Coconut Banana Bread

This bread comes out of the oven with a tender texture and rich, but balanced, flavor. Because the only sweetener added is the mashed banana, the bread delivers banana flavor without being overly sweet. Read more…

 

Lemon-Ginger Zing Cubes

A strong (emphasis on strong) ginger flavor dominates and helps soothe an upset stomach, while the tart lemon delivers a bright flavor. If you’re experiencing pregnancy or chemotherapy-related nausea, pop one first thing in the morning or whenever nausea strikes. Or plop one or two into a glass of seltzer water for a sort of homemade lemon-ginger ale. Read more…

 

Golden Turmeric Milk

This is a perfect drink any time of day. Since it’s caffeine-free, it’s also great to sip at night after dinner. Feel free to make the recipe as simple or complex as you want re: the spices you use. You can just do turmeric and black pepper, if that’s all you have on hand!

 

Chai Turmeric Popcorn Trail Mix

  When the team at Nuts.com asked us to put together our favorite trail mix recipe, in honor of National Trail Mix Day (It’s August 31st and yes, there is literally a day for everything.) we both immediately thought of popcorn trail mix. While popcorn might not be a traditional trail mix ingredient like nuts […] Read more…

 

Cold Cocoa

I usually start my day with hot tea no matter what the season. Thermometer reading single digits? Hot tea. A 90 degree summer day? Hot tea. But when a warm afternoon hits, I typically want something cold. Most of the time I’ll just throw leftover tea from the morning over ice (I know, glamorous). But […] Read more…

 

Coconut Milk Yogurt

I love browsing the grocery store to find foods I’ve never used before or to just see what new products are out and how company’s are advertising them. In fact, a friend recently joked that instead of meeting up to go shopping at a clothing store, it was more likely we’d meet up to browse […] Read more…