Luscious Lemon Bars from Whole Food Energy Cookbook

raw lemon bars | pamela salzman

My friend Elise Museles over at the blog Kale and Chocolate recently released her cookbook, "Whole Food Energy," and I couldn't wait to dig into it.  I don't normally say that about a cookbook, but hers is loaded with recipes for nutritious, energy-boosting snacks, which is where I sometimes fall ...

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Salted Flourless Chocolate Chunk Cookies Recipe

salted flourless chocolate chunk cookies | pamela salzman

I swore I wouldn't post this recipe, but I gave in to persistent begging.  I didn't know the world needed another chocolate chip cookie recipe!  But apparently many people could not live without this one.  I will admit, these are quite, quite delicious and you can't always say that about a ...

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Baked Chocolate Cake Doughnuts

baked chocolate doughnuts | pamela salzman

I think everyone cooks something special during the holidays. Perhaps there are traditional dishes you grew up with or you make homemade treats to give as gifts. On school days I limit sweets and other lower quality foods for my family. I really want the kids to be as well-nourished as possible so ...

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No-bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars Recipe (no added sugar)

no-bake chocolate peanut butter bars | pamela salzman

After I posted these chocolate peanut butter bars on instagram a few months ago, I was harassed, yes harassed! into teaching them in my classes pronto.  Of course they look delicious and beautiful and there's no added sugar, so I can see why there would be interest.  But, no one could focus in my ...

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Pumpkin Bread Pudding with Apple Caramel Sauce Recipe

pumpkin bread pudding with apple caramel sauce | pamela salzman

Have you been waiting for that one Thanksgiving recipe that is going to knock your socks off?  The one for which you would change your menu?  That makes you say, "that's it!"  Here it is.  This has been my absolute favorite Thanksgiving dessert of all time.  I don't make it every year because I also ...

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Grain-free Cinnamon Apple Cake Recipe

grain-free cinnamon apple cake | pamela salzman

One of the first desserts I made my boyfriend-now-husband was the Chunky Apple Walnut Cake from The Silver Palate Cookbook.  Do you remember that book?  Even though it's from 1982, I still have it on the shelf in my kitchen with more current titles.  It was probably the second cookbook I ever bought ...

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chocolate-chia-raspberry popsicles recipe

chocolate chia raspberry popsicles | pamela salzman

This is the last hurrah before school starts and then the recipes start getting more serious.  Throughout the summer, I've assembling more than cooking, presenting meals at irregular hours, winging it a bit.  But with the first day of school looming, I know I have to get my act together and have a ...

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