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Honey Mustard Snack Mix

Honey Mustard Snack Mix

Two Guiding Stars iconTwo Guiding Stars indicate better nutritional value. October: The ingredients of this snack mix aren't spooky, but your party styling easily can be.

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Spiced Sweet Potato Fries

Spiced Sweet Potato Fries

Two Guiding Stars iconTwo Guiding Stars indicate better nutritional value. November: Homemade fries are always at their best if you eat them fresh and hot...but these won't last long enough to cool down.

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Cranberry Smoothie

Cranberry Smoothie

Three Guiding Stars iconThree Guiding Stars indicate the best nutritional value. December: Smoothie shooters starring cranberry are a perfect addition to a holiday table.

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Dessert is an ever-evolving challenge at Guiding Stars. We all love a little bit of something sweet now and again, and let's be honest, most of us wish that sweet treats could fit into a well-balanced eating plan a little more often. Chasing the sweet food that's not only nourishing but actually a delight to the senses is a little bit of a Holy Grail quest for those of us who work on recipe development for Guiding Stars. These are a few of our best tips for getting nutrition and dessert to come together.

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