Ricotta Cheesecake with Biscotti Crust from Adventures in Slow Cooking

Have you ever thought about using your slow cooker to make dessert? Sarah DiGregorio shows us how in her new cookbook, Adventures in Slow Cooking, with a mind-blowingly delicious Ricotta Cheesecake with Biscotti Crust that’s perfect for the holiday season. We had the chance to watch Sarah make the recipe in person and saw how … Continue reading

Ricotta-Spinach Polenta with Tomato Salad from Adventures in Slow Cooking by Sarah DiGregorio

The weather is slowly getting a bit cooler here in NYC, and we all know what that means–it’s time to bring out our slow cookers to make warm, delicious comfort food. This season we’ll be using a new cookbook from Sarah DiGregorio, which redefines the recipes you might traditionally think of as “slow cooker recipes.” … Continue reading

Made-from-Scratch Simple Gravy from 100 Days of Real Food: Fast & Fabulous

It’s not traditional Thanksgiving without one of the most essential dishes on the table: gravy! With the holiday right around the corner, we’re sharing a recipe from one of our favorite versions. This Made-from-Scratch Gravy from 100 Days of Real Food: Fast & Fabulous by Lisa Leake is easy, delicious, and best of all has no … Continue reading

Sweet Potato Julius from Nutrition Stripped by McKel Hill

Who knew that you could drink a sweet potato? The recipe we’re sharing today from Nutrition Stripped by McKel Hill, is for a smoothie called Sweet Potato Julius. It’s reminiscent of that famous drink you used to get at the mall, only rich, flavorful, and full of nutrients – perfect for breakfast in our book. … Continue reading

Chewy Coconut-Chocolate Chip Cookies from The Happy Cook by Daphne Oz

There’s nothing that’s better than a good chocolate chip cookie. In her twist on the classic recipe, Daphne Oz incorporates coconut for a subtle, sweet flavor. We promise that if you try these Chewy Coconut-Chocolate Chip Cookies from her new cookbook The Happy Cook, you won’t want to go back to plain chocolate chip version! … Continue reading