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Food

Goat Cheese and Sun Dried Tomato Chicken Breasts

I love steak but I also appreciate chicken if it’s prepared with plenty of flavorful ingredients. Try this recipe, which uses goat cheese and sun-dried tomatoes. It tastes great paired with roasted vegetables, or my fave, spicy broccoli. Ingredients –…

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  • Pureed Zucchini Soup

    This Pureed Zucchini Soup is gentle, purifying, savory and is guaranteed to make you feel better whenever you eat it. I ...

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  • 11 Foods That Are Natural Aphrodisiacs

    Who needs Viagra? You can just as easily get you and your man excited the natural way, with delicious foods that are nat...

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  • Cinnamon Spice Coffee

    Do you ever just need a semi-sweet, caffeinated pick-me-up to get through the afternoon? My favorite coffee drink is sup...

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  • Food

    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; it’s one of the ways I got him to eat more vegetables. They convinced him that…

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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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  • Quick & Easy Linguini Dinner

    I love this easy pasta recipe! It is the the perfect dish to make when you need to whip something up in a hurry. You can...

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  • Mykonos Turkey Burger Recipe

    This recipe is how actress Maria Menounos gets her burger fix. It calls for healthier ingredients like ground turkey and...

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  • Food

    White Bean with Spinach Soup

    I’m a huge fan of soup. It fills you up and provides concentrated nutrition without a lot of fat or calories. You know I don’t mean creamy soups like New England clam chowder or potato cheese soup. Most of the…

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  • Summertime Salad Recipe

    I’ve always been a big fan of salads but now that I have my own line of Skinnygirl Dressing, I’ve been creating even...

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  • Creamy Tomato Soup

    Nothing beats a warm bowl of soup on a chilly fall day. What I loved most about this recipe from Christina Lane’s “C...

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  • Rainbow Fruit Skewers

    Try these fruit skewers to keep you focused on high flavor and volume without a lot of fat and calories. This beautiful ...

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  • Food

    Easy Holiday Hors D’oeuvres

    If you know where to look, you can find good-quality hors d’oeuvres, themed appetizers, and inexpensive but clever ways to serve them. Trader Joe’s has a great selection of premade hors d’oeuvres as do so many supermarkets. Your favorite restaurants…

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  • Blueberry Muffins

    This muffin recipe is great. You can substitute other fresh fruit for the blueberries. Ingredients – 1¼ cups oat ...

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  • Bethenny’s Spicy Chipotle Dip

    Dunking chips into high-fat dips over and over again like an automatic tennis ball machine is so tempting, but making a ...

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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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  • Food

    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 ingredients that goes perfectly with both the sweet and savory dishes. Not to mention, the spices from this dish…

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  • Nutella Macarons

    I know it will be difficult to resist the urge of spooning mouthful after mouthful of Nutella into your mouth, but trust...

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  • Healthy Brown Rice Breakfast

    I never understood why more people don’t eat rice for breakfast. Brown rice is full of nutrients, fiber, and energy th...

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  • Better-Than-Kale Arugula Salad

    Is it just me or is kale taking over? Kale chips… Kale salads… Kale bowls… If you ask me, kale needs to #GetOffMyJ...

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  • Lifestyle

    7 Tricks For Making Holiday Favorites ‘Skinny’

    I love the holidays, especially the food — but I really hate how heavy some of the traditional holiday foods can be. Here are some tricks I use to make my savory holiday meals taste delicious with fewer calories. 1. Use…

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  • How to Choose Happiness and Celebrate the Good Things in Life

    The final rule for coming from a place of yes brings sweetness to your life and can help you come from a place of yes on...

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  • 3 Spooky Halloween Treats To Get You Into The Holiday Spirit

    Halloween is right around the corner, so here are some fun recipes that both kids and adults can enjoy. They’ll make y...

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  • The Only Way to Get Your Life Moving is to Go for Yours

    You could follow just the first five rules for coming from a place of yes a long time and do pretty well. You could even...

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