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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!

You'll never miss the meat in these flavorful fall vegetarian tacos made with delicata squash and black beans. Topped with pickled red onions, avocado, and queso fresco, you'll be coming back for more and more! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Vegetarian Tacos with Delicata Squash and Black Beans

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

Can you think of a better way to start your day than with a decadent chocolate muffin with ribbons of cream cheese running through it? These chocolate cream cheese muffins make for happy, happy mornings! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Chocolate Cream Cheese Muffins (50% Whole Wheat)

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

Cute, festive, and just a little creepy, this spider halloween grilled cheese sandwich will have your kids giggling and grinning. Get the fun recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Spider Halloween Grilled Cheese Sandwich

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

Made in one bowl, this healthy pumpkin chocolate chip bread is moist and decadent but full of whole grains and natural sweetness. Get the healthy pumpkin bread recipe on rachelcooks.com!

Healthy Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread Recipe

Learn how to cook acorn squash in two ways: Sweet and savory. Both are super easy and make for an fantastic side dish! Get the details on RachelCooks.com!

How to Cook Acorn Squash (two ways!) – with video

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!)

This Cornbread Muffin Recipe with Herbs and Cheddar takes your standard corn muffins up a notch thanks to flavorful herbs and rich, sharp cheddar. They're perfect with a bowl of chili!

Cornbread Muffin Recipe with Herbs and Cheddar

These chewy oatmeal raisin cookies are lacy and thin and perfect with your afternoon coffee or tea! Read my tips for freezing - it's great to brighten someone's day! get the cookie recipe on rachelcooks.com!

Whole Wheat Chewy Oatmeal Raisin Cookies (freezer tip!)

This peach blueberry crisp can be made with fresh or frozen fruit, making it a perfect dessert all year round! It's perfect with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.  Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.Com!

Peach Blueberry Crisp Recipe

Ultra-moist raspberry white chocolate blondies are absolutely irresistible. You won't believe how easy they are to make! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Raspberry White Chocolate Blondies

This polenta stack recipe is the perfect combination of rustic simplicity and effortless impressiveness. Ready in less than 20 minutes, it will become a go-to recipe in your kitchen! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Rustic Polenta Stack Recipe

Switch up your pesto game with this arugula pesto. It's great on pasta, pizza, and so much more!  Get the pesto recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Arugula Pesto Recipe – Nut Free

Fresh and flavorful, this bruschetta orzo pasta salad is going to be a summertime favorite! Bonus: No mayo or yogurt so it's great for warm-weather picnics. Get the easy summer pasta salad recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Bruschetta Orzo Pasta Salad – with Video

You haven't had a homemade strawberry milkshake until you make one with fresh basil. This combination is going to blow your mind! Get the fun milkshake recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Homemade Strawberry Milkshake with Fresh Basil

A mash-up of a vanilla milkshake and a mojito, this mojito milkshake is absolute summer perfection! You'll love the flavors of a mojito in a decadent summer treat. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Mojito Milkshake Recipe – Summer Perfection – with VIDEO

Spinach Balls are great hot out of the oven but are also great as they cool to room temperature, making them a perfect appetizer! Always a huge hit! Get the healthier version of this appetizer recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Spinach Balls Appetizer Recipe – WHOLE WHEAT!

Switch up your smoothie game with this chocolate cherry smoothie. You'll love the black forest flavors in this protein shake - it tastes as good as dessert!  Get the recipe on rachelcooks.com!

Chocolate Cherry Smoothie – Black Forest Protein Shake

Whipped feta with lemon and dill is the perfect summer spread! Classy and sophisticated with the bright flavors of lemon, it's perfect spread on a crisp slice of French bread! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Whipped Feta with Lemon and Dill

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

Breakfast Cheesecake! That's right, cheesecake for breakfast. Cottage cheese and Greek yogurt in place of cream cheese - but you'll hardly be able to tell the difference! You'll love the swirl of cinnamon. Get the healthy breakfast recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Breakfast Cheesecake – Cinnamon Swirl