Food

Upgrade Your Afternoon Snack

Some days, your snack and your lunch may morph into a single eating event. On other days, you won’t want a snack. But if you do, remember to choose something smart. Here are a few ways to upgrade your snack…

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  • Pear and Ginger Crisp Recipe

    This is my twist on traditional apple crisp. I love the ginger aspect of this recipe because it’s one of those ingredi...

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  • Bethenny’s Take-Out Pad Thai

    Although take-out may be an easier option some nights, it’s usually not the healthiest decision. I love Pad Thai but m...

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  • Bethenny’s Holiday Meal Guide

    For big holiday meals, you want a menu that’s quick and easy. These recipes are great because you do almost everything...

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    Vegetable Brown Rice

    Sometimes you don’t want dinner to be a big deal. You are a little bit hungry, but you want something light and healthy. My answer: Vegetable Brown Rice with a salad or bowl of soup. If you are eating late,…

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  • A Guide To Skinnygirl Wine & Cheese Pairings

    I love cheese platters for cozy nights in but they’re also an easy and interesting food option to include at a party....

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  • Asian Shrimp Salad and Dressing Recipe

    This filling entrée salad makes an excellent lunch, as well as an elegant side salad when you have dinner guests....

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  • Pear and Ginger Crisp Recipe

    This is my twist on traditional apple crisp. I love the ginger aspect of this recipe because it’s one of those ingredi...

    READ MORE
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    Lemon Basil Hummus

    Tangy and tasty, this dip takes less time to make than going to the store to buy prepared hummus. It doesn’t contain any tahini (sesame butter), so it’s lighter than regular hummus but it has the same full flavor. Ingredients…

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  • Salad Inspiration – Baby Greens Salad

    Salads are a great way to use what you have because the greens provide a fresh crunchy background for meat, chicken, fis...

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  • Better For You Scones

    Personally, I’m not a big breakfast person. If I do have breakfast, I grab something from a deli or a quick snack from...

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  • Low Fat Mock-A-Mole Party Dip

    Everyone knows chips and dip are must-haves an any get together. Avocados are very healthy but also fattening so I creat...

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    Want to be Naturally Thin? Go Seasonal

    If you want to be naturally thin, choose food that is in season, when you have the option. Seasonal food is not only fresher and tastier but a lot less expensive. In December a grapefruit costs half of what it…

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  • Bethenny’s Veggie Chili Recipe

    This is one of my favorite recipes from “Naturally Thin” because it always make me feel clean and energized after I ...

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  • Bethenny’s Holiday Meal Guide

    For big holiday meals, you want a menu that’s quick and easy. These recipes are great because you do almost everything...

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  • Mozzarella, Arugula, and Sun-Dried Tomato Panini

    A panini is really just a flattened-out version of a grilled sandwich, in the spirit of grilled cheese, but it is tradit...

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    What-the-Hell-Do-I-Do-with-These-Leftover-Avocados Dip

    Yes, I had leftover avocados when I created this dip and avocados are so versatile. It was a use-what-you-have moment. I knew I had to do something with those avocados sitting on my counter, so this is what I did….

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  • Simple Breakfast Parfait Recipe

    Don’t know what to eat for breakfast? Here’s a simple and delicious morning treat....

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  • Avocado, Mozzarella and Tomato Salad

    When trying to slim down for summer, start by making healthy salads a lunchtime staple. This Avocado, Mozzarella Tomato ...

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  • Bethenny’s Healthier Cobb Salad

    A Cobb salad is the best way to use up leftovers. If you love the Cobb salad taste and you want to lighten it up, try th...

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    Making Cookies is Easier Than You Think

    If you are in a creative mood and you feel like making up your own cookie recipe, you can do it! All you need to remember is 1-2-3: one part sugar to two parts fat (up to half the fat…

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  • Simple Breakfast Parfait Recipe

    Don’t know what to eat for breakfast? Here’s a simple and delicious morning treat....

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  • Vegan Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

    It’s amazing how much healthier you can make food (even dessert) when you substitute a few ingredients. My favorite pa...

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  • What-the-Hell-Do-I-Do-with-These-Leftover-Avocados Dip

    Yes, I had leftover avocados when I created this dip and avocados are so versatile. It was a use-what-you-have moment. I...

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