Soft and Chewy Pumpkin Granola Bars

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These aren’t your average granola bars. Soft like a baked good, but with the hearty texture and ease of a snack bar, you’re going to be making these healthier chewy pumpkin granola bars all year long! Kid-friendly and gluten-free, they’re the perfect snack or light breakfast. Read more now to get the recipe.

How to Make Homemade Kefir

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An excellent source of probiotics and calcium, kefir is a fermented beverage with many health benefits. With just two ingredients, kefir is free of added sugars, and it’s surprisingly easy to prepare at home. Read more on Foodal to get tips, tricks, and step-by-step instructions for successfully making your own batch.

Chicken Lunchtime Salad with Fresh Cherry Vinaigrette

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Forget overpriced restaurant salads and make your own healthier, yet equally addicting one at home. Featuring roasted chicken, creamy goat cheese, slivered almonds, and a fresh cherry vinaigrette, this salad is packed with texture and flavor. Read more now to add this recipe to your collection of healthy favorites.