All Posts By Abigail Libers

7 Delicious Pastas, Lightened Up!

by , October 25th, 2014

When the weather turns chilly, nothing beats a comforting plate of pasta. Indulge the healthy way with these tasty dishes that are low in fat, but high in flavor.

Antipasti Penne
Downing an antipasti platter followed by a plate of pasta can spell die...

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7 Side Dishes Starring Fall Produce

by , September 21st, 2014

collard greens and squash
Yeah, you could be sad that summer is on it way out. But you could also be happy that fall is on its way — and brimming with tasty options.

Braised Collard Greens and Butternut Squash
Take a break from kale and cook up some collards, the Sout...

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7 Ways to Show Apples You Love Them

by , September 14th, 2014

apple pie
Fall may not be officially here yet, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get psyched about the star fruit of the season.

Rustic Apple Pie with Dried Cherries (above)
Think of this less like your grandmother’s apple pie and more lik...

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7 Ways to Free Corn from the Cob

by , August 7th, 2014

confetti corn
Lend us your ears! Nothing beats fresh corn on the cob in the summer — but sometimes those sweet, crunchy kernels just yearn to bust out.

Confetti Corn
This colorful dish makes a bright side and comes together in not a ton of time. The fresh ...

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9 Frozen Desserts with a Healthy Side

by , August 1st, 2014

strawberry frozen yogurt

Grab a spoon. With these guilt-free desserts, the only thing you’ll have to worry about is staving off brain freeze.

Strawberry Frozen Yogurt
Greek yogurt plus a boatload of fresh strawberries are the basis of this homemade fro-yo, which is p...

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The Many, Many Ways to Go Zucchini Crazy

by , July 30th, 2014

zucchini rolls
Ready to get your zucchini on? Here are seven inventive ways to cook it up now.

Grilled Zucchini Rolls with Herbs and Cheese
Attention, goat cheese fans! Here, the creamy spread, plus parsley and lemon juice, is topped with spinach and basil leaves ...

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7 Salads That Know How to Celebrate Summer Fruit

by , July 27th, 2014

arugula and strawberry salad
Sweet strawberries. Juicy peaches. Luscious mango. If you’re looking for ways to upgrade a salad, fruits in their prime are an excellent place to start.

Figs: Fig, Bacon and Frisee Salad
Sweet figs are at hitting their stride right about now ...

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7 Summer Sides That Will Make Everyone Happy

by , June 29th, 2014

quinoa

Throw a bash these days, and you’ll likely be faced with a barrage of requests from friends who are gluten-free, dairy-free, meat-free — you name it. But that doesn’t mean these guests are fun-free! Whatever your pals’ eating...

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7 Vegetarian Summer Party Dishes

by , May 24th, 2014

stuffed cherry tomatoes
Even if summer isn’t officially here, it’s fair to say Memorial Day marks the beginning of the backyard food-fest season. Whether you’re a host or a guest, make this your motto: No vegetarian left behind!

Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes ...

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7 Healthy Breakfasts That Will Show Mom the Love

by , May 9th, 2014

blueberry french toast
Whether your mother is a recent kale convert or wouldn’t touch health food with a ten-foot-fork, one of these dishes is sure to match her unique brand of awesomeness. Here’s what to make if …

 … your mom is on a whole-grain ...

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