Roasted Cauliflower and Squash Salad, Cara's Cravings

Roasted Cauliflower and Winter Squash Salad with Arugula and Pomegranate Seeds

I’m ready. Ready for sweaters, ready for boots, ready to see my daughter’s eyebrows curl up in concentration and then arch above her bright eyes as she realizes sweet,...

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yom kippur, gluten free blintzes, dairy free blintzes

Mascarpone & Caramelized Fig Blintzes (Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free)

For those celebrating the Jewish holiday Yom Kippur, Saturday evening marks the end of a 24 hour period (25? 26? Depends how long your rabbi goes on…) we have...

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Pan-Roasted Lamb Chops with Honey-Balsamic Figs and Goat Cheese

Pan-Roasted Lamb Chops with Honey-Balsamic Figs and Goat Cheese

With a cutie-patootie five-month-old hanging around, Ben and I aren’t going out for dinner as much as we used to (gosh, how is she five months already?!) During those...

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PB&Jscicles by Cara Lyons-0062

PB&J-sicles for Smart Balance Battle of the Bloggers Recipe Contest!

Summer’s here, and I can’t get enough of my popsicle mold. (Popsicles are a no-brainer – so much easier than making ice cream!) Summer also never fails to get...

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Black Bean Fudge Pops & Great Vegan Bean Book Review

Black Bean Fudge Pops & Great Vegan Bean Book Review

I’m 100% guilty of sneaking healthy food in places it doesn’t “belong.” Tofu ice cream, anyone? My family kinda knows by now that if I offer up something sweet,...

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Grain Free Mila Pizza Crust @Cara's Cravings-4

Grain-Free & Heart-Healthy Mila Pizza Crust

Our lil’ peanut is four months old now and still keeping me very much away from the kitchen. Somehow I’ve managed to compose a “rotation” of simply but relatively...

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Super Healthy Lactation Cookies (Gluten Free & Vegan)

Oh hey there! So I have a little confession. I’m sure all the moms will agree. Before I became a mom, I thought I’d need a month, maybe 6...

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