Reader Favorites: Top 10 Recipes of 2021

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These are the top 10 recipes from FitLiving Eats from 2021, as decided by readers! These recipes were the most cooked and loved by readers all year long. On this top 10 list, you’ll find delicious desserts, comfort foods, meal prep favorites, and snacks made with healthy swaps that you’ll fall in love with and […]

Superfood Chunky Monkey Banana Bread (vegan + gluten-free)

Banana bread is one of those foods that screams comfort. There’s nothing better than a moist slice of banana bread in the morning to start your day! However, most banana bread recipes aren’t exactly the healthiest. I’ve made over one of my favorite comfort foods using nutritious ingredients to create a decadent, gluten-free and vegan […]

6 Healthy Cookie Recipes Made with Brown Sugar Substitutes

With the holidays in full swing, why not try a few healthy swaps with your baking, and give some of these healthy cookie recipes a try. All of these cookie recipes are made with brown sugar substitutes, but that doesn’t mean any flavor is lost. Believe it or not, there are a number of alternatives you can choose […]

Coconut Chia Pudding with Matcha Coconut Whipped Cream

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Foods that you can eat for breakfast, as a snack, or for dessert are the best kinds of foods out there, in my opinion. Chia pudding is a sweet treat that I like to have on hand for when I’m in need of a quick breakfast or craving a little something sweet in the afternoon. […]

Vegan, Gluten-Free Thanksgiving: Lentil Stuffing Muffins

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Traditional stuffing just got kicked up a nutritional notch with this recipe for lentil stuffing muffins! These muffins are hearty enough to claim a spot as the “main” on your Thanksgiving menu and light enough to play a supporting role if you’re going the traditional route. Either way, this recipe for lentil stuffing muffins will […]

30 Vegan Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

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Thanksgiving is just around the corner which means the holiday season is quickly approaching … and I’ve rounded up my favorite 30 vegan Thanksgiving side dishes to help inspire you in putting together your holiday menu! I don’t know about you, but I can’t wait for a day of cooking, eating, lounging and spending time […]

A Healthier Fresh Apple Pound Cake

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Is it possible to make over a classic apple pound cake recipe into a healthier version? Why, yes it is! I couldn’t wait to get my hands on my mom’s recipe for fresh apple pound cake that I grew up drooling over every Fall season. This “healthified” version of my mom’s fresh apple pound cake […]

The Easiest Caramel Apple Pops with Raw Caramel Sauce

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These healthier caramel apple pops are the perfect Halloween treat or Fall party bite. Made with raw caramel sauce from dates, these caramel apple pops are healthier for the little ones and adult-approved! There’s nothing better than a crisp apple bite with gooey caramel sauce and a pumpkin seed coating for crunch. Are you a […]

5 Gluten-Free Oat Breakfast Recipes

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Your days are about to start off just a little bit better with these delicious gluten-free oat breakfast recipes. This breakfast recipe roundup features vegan options and reader favorites. We all know that breakfast is what gets the day going and sets the tone for the day … and what better way to make sure […]

Hearty Roasted Cauliflower Steaks with a Silky Bean Puree

Have you tried cauliflower steaks, yet? I recently had my first experience and it did not disappoint. The cauliflower was buttery, hearty and left me feeling light and satisfied, versus heavy as a traditional steak would. But, unlike beef steak, cauliflower steak doesn’t naturally contain protein, an important nutrient, so we are adding it to […]