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Food

3 Last-Minute Fourth of July Desserts

Independence Day is here! Bring on the food, fireworks, and fun. If you’re looking for ways to add a little more red, white, and blue to your festivities, try one of these last-minute Fourth of July dessert ideas to sweeten…

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  • Whole Wheat Fusilli with Tomato, Basil, Pine Nuts and Smoked Mozzarella

    This delicious recipe makes an excellent dinner, but you can also make it ahead (or double it) and have the leftovers fo...

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  • Cool Cucumber Salad

    Cucumbers are a natural diuretic and this fresh cold salad is perfect for hot, humid days when you feel not only bloated...

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  • Pumpkin Spice French Toast Waffles

    Whenever I can’t decide between French toast and waffles, I make French toast… and cook it in the waffle iron. It’...

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  • Kids

    Fun Fourth of July Crafts for You and Your Peanut

    Independence Day is almost here. From a day spent grilling and chilling by the pool to a night that lights up the sky with pretty fireworks, there’s so much to love – and you can’t ask for a better holiday…

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  • 3 Peanut-Approved Weeknight Dinner Ideas

    A few of my Facebook peeps asked me to share some kid-approved dinner ideas after I posted a pic of the Peanut’s dinne...

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  • 5 Fun Activities To Do With Your Peanut This Week

    I am enjoying motherhood more than ever right now. I am so blessed to have such a beautiful peanut in my life, and spend...

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  • Fun Fall Crafts for You and Your Peanut

    Summer, it’s been fun. Fall is finally here. From changing leaves to Halloween fun, there’s so much to love ...

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  • Skinnygirl

    Blueberry Lemon Squeeze

    There is no better way to celebrate America’s birthday than by filling your backyard with friends. Fire up the grill, serve this delicious cocktail, and get ready for fireworks. Ingredients: – 1 1/2 ounces Skinnygirl Meyer Lemon Vodka or other…

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  • Bethenny’s Spicy Jalapeno Margarita Recipe

    Hot, peppery, AND less than 150 calories? This drink is perfect for celebrating Cinco de Mayo – or for any time yo...

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  • Skinnygirl Tequila Lime Chicken

    Skinnygirl® Cocktails are good for more than just pouring into a glass. The wines and margaritas make great meat marina...

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  • Arnold Palmer Cocktail Recipe

    This is your go to cocktail for any al fresco party. It’s always a hit with guys, too, and it works just as well witho...

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  • Food

    Girlfriend’s Guide to Grilling From WhatTheFlicka.com

    Don’t be afraid of taking control of the grill. You might burn a few meals at first, and maybe a few fingers, too – but I know with a little practice, you’ll be donning the “Grill Master” aprons in no…

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  • Pesto Vegetarian Lasagna

    I’m all for eating lasagna because it’s an inexpensive way to feed a crowd (or family), but I don’t like the super...

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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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  • Naturally Thin Tips For Holiday Dinners

    The holidays shouldn’t be stressful, at least where cooking is concerned. You can make impressive meals for your holid...

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  • Food

    Bethenny’s Zesty Baked Chicken Wings

    These aren’t like buffalo wings with a lot of sauce. These are flavorful, zesty, lemony wings baked instead of fried in oil, making them an excellent investment. The chicken marinates for a few hours – which means you don’t have…

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  • Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

    Denis Leary used to be a client of mine when I was a full time natural foods chef. He loved this stuffed mushroom recipe...

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  • Skinnygirl Inspired Cinco de Mayo Recipes

    I recently reached out via my Facebook and Instagram to ask my followers if they had any Skinnygirl-inspired recipes for...

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  • Want to be Naturally Thin? Don’t Snack While Cooking

    You can eat an entire meal’s worth of food just by nibbling while you cook. Then you sit down to another meal. That’...

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