Roasted Butternut Squash & Black Rice with Hemp-Miso Dressing (Vegan & Gluten-Free)

Close up of a roasted butternut squash with black rice and hemp seed and miso dressing.

Has the holiday carb load and all the temptations added inches to your waist line? Time to switch it up to healthier fare. This Roasted Butternut Squash & Black Rice with Hemp-Miso Dressing is your way to reduce some calories while retaining taste and flavor. Packed with nutritious butternut squash, black rice, and hemp seeds, it’s a nutritious and flavorful way to recover from holiday binges.

Apple Pear Pie with Cardamom and Ginger

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This Apple Pear Pie is a new, creative take on the American classic that’s sure to please any crowd. It’s the best way to use up a bounty of autumnal produce, but why limit yourself to tasty pie-making in the fall? Plus, you’ll love the warm, spicy flavor of cardamom and ginger in place of the more traditional nutmeg and cinnamon. This truly is a year round treat. Read more on Foodal, and try this recipe today!

A Fancy Beet, Goat Cheese, and Orange Salad: Beautiful, Tasty, and Nutritious

Tasty doesn’t have to equal fattening. Try this easy-to-make Beet and Orange salad for your next food adventure. It’s pretty enough to serve to a group but just as good for one at lunch. The colorful beets and oranges combine with ingredients such as baby spinach, goat cheese, pine nuts, and couscous to present a light, but filling healthy alternative. Get the recipe now!