Author: Ellen

Applesauce Oat Bran Muffins

Finally, I’ve nailed it.  A healthy muffin made with protein powder that tastes delicious and has a tender, fluffy texture! I’ve made countless protein muffins...

Brussel Sprout Grain Salad

It’s Monday, so time to step away from the pizza and sweets the weekend brought, and reintroduce greens to our diet so we can continue to...

French Onion Soup

Even though the weather has been unusually warm for this time of year, it’s still soup weather in my book! I am 100% a summer...

Vegan Salted Caramel Cheesecake

Let’s get one thing straight- this cheesecake is delicious all by itself.  Nutty crust with hints of sweetness in each bite from the dried cranberries, then...

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Fettuccine Alfredo with Roasted Cauliflower and Pinenuts

I’m all about efficiency, so right now we’re killing two birds with one stone- it’s National Fettuccine Alfredo Day and this recipe is the PERFECT meal...

DIY Vegan Butter

Butter.  There is really nothing like it. I’d like to argue that even the healthiest eaters swoon when they taste a dish made with the...

Sugar Cleanse Part V

“…but it doesn’t matter if you lapse, so long as your intention is to continue.  I like this thinking.  It acknowledges how we humans operate....

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Crispy Sweet Potato Fries + 2 Dipping Sauces

Unless this is the first post you’re reading on Health Tastes Good, you know I’m in love with sugar. Sweet > Savory any and every...

Mango Salsa

If you haven’t noticed by the posts this week, I FINALLY got a real camera! Up until now I’ve been shooting everything on my iPhone,...

Sweet Potato Quesadilla with Kale and Caramelized Onions

If you haven’t seen Dana Carvey’s: Straight White Male, 60, you should absolutely go watch it on Netflix now.  After you do, you will never...