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Bright and fragrant, this lemon basil vinaigrette dressing is the perfect healthy salad dressing. It's Whole30 compliant and is a great addition to a green tossed salad or a pasta salad. It's also great drizzled on top of grilled chicken! Get the easy salad dressing recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Lemon Basil Vinaigrette Dressing Recipe

Roasted whole carrots not only offer a stunningly gorgeous presentation, but also come with the bonus that you don't need to chop anything! Get the easy method on RachelCooks.com!

How to Make Roasted Whole Carrots – Easy Method

Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes might be your new favorite way to make sweet potatoes. They're ready in about 30 minutes (including pressure release!) and they come out silky smooth every time. Get the method on RachelCooks.com!

Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes – Perfect Every Time!

Learn how to cook delicata squash with this easy roasting method! Spoiler alert: No peeling necessary!  Get the easy method on RachelCooks.com!

How to Cook Delicata Squash: Easy Roasting Method – with video

The chili powder and cumin coating on these oven roasted sweet potatoes makes them absolutely perfect in burrito bowls, on tacos, or on their own! They're great with eggs at breakfast, too. Get the simple recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Oven Roasted Sweet Potatoes – Southwestern Style

Sweetened and flavored with carrot juice, this vinaigrette salad dressing is free of added sugars but not short on flavor! It's great on salads with southwestern toppings! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Carrot Vinaigrette Salad Dressing with Chili Powder & Cumin

Warm yourself from the inside out with this easy pumpkin curry soup. You'll love how quick and easy it is to make - you'll be making it time and time again! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Pumpkin Curry Soup (20 minute recipe!)

Learning how to pickle red onions is SO easy - it only takes five minutes! You'll love having a jar in your fridge for tacos, avocado toast, and more! Get the EASY method on RachelCooks.com!

Pickled Red Onions – Easy, Quick, 5 minutes hands on! | with video

Looking for a filling and nutritious breakfast but slightly bored with oatmeal? You'll love this protein-packed breakfast quinoa! Have fun with toppings! Get the healthy breakfast recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Breakfast Quinoa with Chia and Cinnamon

Tired of plain carrots? These roasted carrots with cumin are going to blow your mind with their punch of flavor. A fantastic, unique and healthy side dish. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Roasted Carrots with Cumin Recipe

These Brussels Sprouts with Cranberries and Walnuts will be the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving or Christmas table. They are simple, festive, and delicious! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Brussels Sprouts with Cranberries and Walnuts (with video)

These Pumpkin Spice Candied Walnuts Recipe are the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving table! They're great on pie, sweet potatoes, ice cream or even yogurt! My favorite way is by the handful. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Pumpkin Spice Candied Walnuts Recipe

My husband isn't a potato fan and even he couldn't get enough of these crispy dill roasted potatoes with lemon. He said they tasted butter-soaked (spoiler: they're not!). Get the easy side dish recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Dill Roasted Potatoes with Lemon (so easy!) – with video

Some days call for ditching plain rice and giving something more exciting a try. This Moroccan freekeh pilaf is just the thing you need. Full of warm spices and sweet dried fruit, it will be the perfect side to your meal. Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Moroccan Freekeh Pilaf with Golden Raisins and Apricots

One Pot Green Lentils with Sweet Potatoes and Kale are a hearty vegetarian meal - easy to make and packed with nutrition and flavor, these are sure to become a favorite! Get the vegetarian recipe on RachelCooks.com!

One Pot Green Lentils with Sweet Potatoes and Kale

A unique twist on pesto, this beautiful orange carrot pesto is a perfect quick and easy pasta dish. Serve up some grilled chicken with it for a perfect complete meal! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Carrot Pesto Recipe

Complete your barbecued meal with these easy and flavorful seasoned grilled potatoes. They have the perfect amount of spice and can cook on your grill with your other food. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Seasoned Grilled Potatoes Recipe

This quinoa salad with avocado dressing, pinto beans, red bell pepper, and more is a hearty and filling salad that stores great in the fridge - it's perfect for lunches! Get the healthy and easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Quinoa Salad with Avocado Dressing and Pinto Beans

Creamy, flavorful, and packed full of healthy fats - this creamy avocado lime dressing is perfect for your next salad. Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Creamy Avocado Lime Dressing with Cumin

If you don't like or can't have tahini, this parley hummus without tahini should be your bean dip of choice! It comes together in 10 minutes or less and is perfect for healthy dipping. Get the healthy dip recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Hummus without Tahini – Parsley Flavor (Sesame & Nut Free)

This easy granola recipe with pecans and cranberries will become your go-to granola recipe - you won't ever be buying granola from the store again. This is way too easy! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Easy Granola Recipe with Pecans and Cranberries

The fun homemade fruit chips are a fun, healthy snack (kids love them!). Major bonus: They hide a ton of spinach! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Homemade Fruit Chips with Hidden Spinach

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!

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)