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Recipes by Ease of Preparation

Need a snack that takes 5 minutes to make and will keep you full for hours? This superfood healthy trail mix recipe is what you need. Bonus: It includes chocolate chips. Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Superfood Healthy Trail Mix Recipe (and a healthy snack e-book!)

This Black Bean Dip Recipe makes a great sandwich spread - comes together in seconds, flavored by taco seasoning and unbelievably creamy thanks to avocado. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Black Bean Dip Recipe – also a great sandwich spread!

Start Valentine's Day with a healthy and fun breakfast! This Heart Shaped Strawberry Steel Cut Oatmeal Recipe with Chocolate Topping is everything you need to get your day off to a LOVEly start. Get the easy and fun breakfast idea on RachelCooks.com!

Heart Shaped Strawberry Steel Cut Oatmeal Recipe with Chocolate Topping

Ever go out to eat just for that irresistible salsa? You won't believe how easy it is to make restaurant style salsa at home. Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Restaurant Style Salsa – the best! (with Video)

A delicious, easy, and budget-friendly meal - it's not too good to be true! Creamy chicken and mushrooms with rice is comforting, satisfying, and tasty. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Creamy Chicken and Mushrooms with Rice Recipe

A great option for vegetarians, these baked taquitos are perfect for game days or even lunch. They are easy to make and you only need five ingredients! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com.

Vegetarian Baked Taquitos {5 ingredient!}

This kale salad keeps really well in your fridge - great for healthy eating all week! The honey dijon dressing softens the kale perfectly. Get the healthy recipe on RachelCooks.com. Great for weekly meal prep fans!

Kale Salad with Farro and Honey Dijon Dressing

This chicken and spinach pasta with lemon cream sauce is perfect for quick and elegant entertaining, or an easy weeknight meal. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Chicken and Spinach Pasta with Lemon Cream Sauce

This Thai freekeh salad with peanut ginger dressing packs a punch of flavor and nutrition. It keeps great in the fridge - perfect for weekend food prep! Get the easy and healthy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Thai Freekeh Salad with Peanut Ginger Dressing

Egg White Breakfast Bake with Spiralized Sweet Potato and Spinach is simple to make, colorful, and the perfect make-ahead breakfast! Get the healthy breakfast recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Egg White Breakfast Bake with Sweet Potato and Spinach

This healthy and creamy southwestern black bean dip only uses four ingredients and one packs an extra punch of protein. You'll love this for dipping or for spreading on sandwiches. Get the easy appetizer or snack recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Healthy Southwestern Black Bean Dip (secret ingredient) – with VIDEO

These lemon poppy seed cookies will be a dose of extra sunny cheerfulness on your cookie platters. They're easy to make and the cream cheese adds an amazing depth to the flavor. Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies with Cream Cheese – Slice & Bake

These aren't your average gingersnap cookies - you'll love the additions of creamy white chocolate and chewy dried cranberries. Get the easy recipe (perfect for Christmas!) on RachelCooks.com!

Gingersnap Cookies with White Chocolate and Cranberries

Better than spinach artichoke dip! This stovetop spinach dip can be served to guests straight from your stove. The sun-dried tomatoes will have people raving about this easy recipe! Get the easy appetizer recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Stovetop Spinach Dip with Sun-Dried Tomatoes

This herbed feta dip recipe will be the star of your next holiday gathering! It's tangy and unbelievably flavorful thanks to tons of fresh herbs - including one that may surprise you! Get the easy appetizer recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Herbed Feta Dip Recipe (with video)

Malted chocolate chip cookies are pretty darn irresistible. Grab a glass of milk and go to town! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Malted Chocolate Chip Cookies

This whole wheat banana bread uses very little oil and 100% whole wheat flour. The caramel bits add the perfect touch of sweetness. Get the easy quick bread recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Whole Wheat Caramel Banana Bread

This Creamy Turkey Soup with Quinoa is easy to make and is a healthy and hearty way to repurpose leftover turkey. It tastes great when you make it with chicken too! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Creamy Turkey Soup with Quinoa

These buckwheat pancakes are made with buckwheat flour, resulting in a beautiful nutty flavor. They're filling, healthy, and a great way to start the day. Get the easy breakfast recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Buckwheat Pancakes

Kick your cranberry sauce game up a notch with this flavorful orange cranberry sauce with cardamom! People will be asking what your secret ingredient is. Get the recipe that's perfect for Thanksgiving on RachelCooks.com!

Orange Cranberry Sauce with Cardamom

Don't settle for cranberry sauce from a can - this flavorful cinnamon apple cranberry sauce is super simple to make and can even be made a day or two in advance! Get the easy Thanksgiving recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Easy Cinnamon Apple Cranberry Sauce

Don't settle for soggy potatoes. Learn how to make crispy roasted potatoes - it's SO easy! They're irresistibly delicious. Recipe on RachelCooks.com - great for breakfast!

How to Make Crispy Roasted Potatoes – with video

Farro Salad with Butternut Squash, Bacon, Cranberries, Kale and Feta. This hearty salad is fall in a bowl! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Farro Salad with Butternut Squash, Bacon and Cranberries

This two ingredient cranberry salsa will be the hit of the dip table at your next party - and it takes less than five minutes to make! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Cranberry Salsa – Easy, only Two Ingredients!