So you’re on chemo. Been told you can’t eat raw foods? Need something easy to digest? Favorite foods taste strange? Crave sweet, or even spicy foods? I know from experience this can be tough to deal with. Here are our recipe picks to get you through the long months of treatment.
When you’re feeling tired, this dish makes for a super quick, super nutritious and super easy lunch or supper. You can...get cookin'!
Sweet apples and bitter kale are delicious together, a match, if not made in heaven, then in Meg’s kitchen, which is...get cookin'!
This is a family favorite of mine. Instead of the traditional Arborio rice, this risotto recipe uses brown rice, making a...get cookin'!
Risotto is one of my all time favorite comfort foods, and this combination of sweet green peas with the tender young ramps that...get cookin'!
This is really an unstirred risotto. It is wonderfully soothing when you’re feeling sick, or are on a bland diet....get cookin'!
This nourishing Japanese style clear soup is wonderfully light and yet completely satisfying. It is the perfect thing to sip on...get cookin'!
Chard is one of my favorite vegetables. It is lovely to look at and delightfully quick to cook. In its red and rainbow forms,...get cookin'!
I first ate this classic Mediterranean summer salad in Greece. It is as simple as it is delicious. I like to make it with the...get cookin'!
This is a thin crepe like frittata that doesn't need baking. You can also use beet greens, spinach or kale etc. Just cook them...get cookin'!
These are a wonderful breakfast treat. If you are new to baking, these tasty biscuits are a perfect place to start with almost...get cookin'!
This lovely pale green pudding is what I’d call real comfort food. The rich taste and smooth texture make this high-fat,...get cookin'!
This soft and pudding-y vegan chocolate cake is not only wonderfully rich, but incredibly easy to make. It is a simple dessert...get cookin'!
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When I was a girl in the UK, a friend of my mother’s used to make an oat dessert with summer fruits. I loved it. It was...get cookin'!
The sweet spices in this smoothie really do make it taste like apple pie, and the thick, rich Greek yogurt makes it feel very...get cookin'!
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White miso is the sweetest and lightest tasting of all the miso pastes. It adds really great flavor to sauces and dressings....get cookin'!
The sharp mix of sweet and sour tastes was a boon when my sense of taste got wrecked during chemo. This simple homemade chutney...get cookin'!
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A bowl of hot soba noodles is a traditional evening New Year’s Eve dish in Japan. Loosely translated, toshikoshi soba,...get cookin'!
Not your Grandma’s fruitcake, this rich, dark confection is absolutely delicious. It makes a wonderful, lighter textured...get cookin'!