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Faux Pancakes

I’m strongly against fake food, but I call this “faux” because it is actually an egg dish. This is a great protein-rich breakfast when you are craving something sweet. The small amount of sugar gives it just the right degree…

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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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  • 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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  • Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

    These Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies are one of my faves, and one of Susan Saradon’s too. They combine hea...

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    What To Do With Your Leftovers

    What did you have for dinner last night? What do you have in the refrigerator that you need to eat? Can you make it into a sandwich today? There are so many options, so take this basic concept and run…

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  • 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 – ...

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  • Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes

    Mashed potatoes have always been family favorite and holiday tradition. They’re the ultimate comfort food that reminds...

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  • Bethenny’s Bites: The Main Dish, Part 3

    Contrary to popular belief, I don’t know it all – but I do know food. I’ve traveled around the country (and th...

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    Skinny Quiche

    I skinnified this quiche for Gossip Girl’s Kelly Rutherford. It’s great for breakfast or lunch and will leave you satisfied. Ingredients – 1 store-bought whole-grain frozen pastry shell – 2½ teaspoons olive oil, divided – 2 shallots, thinly sliced – 1…

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  • Kentucky Derby Gin Julep

    This is my lighter version of the mint julep, the quintessential drink of the Kentucky Derby. Regular mint juleps use bo...

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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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  • My Not-So-Red-Velvet Cupcakes Recipe

    The inspiration behind this skinny recipe was to replace artificial red food coloring with beet juice — an all-nat...

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    Carrot Ginger Soup

    This spicy-sweet-gingery soup has a lot of character and it goes well with an Asian salad or with a sandwich. It freezes well so you can make a batch on the weekend and put it in individual containers to reheat…

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  • Fourth of July BBQ & Cocktail Guide

    It’s really starting to feel like summer now that Fourth of July is right around the corner. I love this holiday becau...

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  • Beef Satay Skewers Recipe

    I once made these Beef Satay Skewers for Phil Simms, former quarterback for the New York Giants and his family. The reci...

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  • Wasabi Tuna Sliders

    These sliders make a great party food because they are masculine and fun, but also very healthy. You’ll get a hearty d...

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    Easy Impressive Frittata

    This fancy-looking but super-easy recipe makes a beautiful and healthful breakfast. Ingredients – Cooking spray – 1 cup sautéed vegetables (great way to use leftovers), such as onions, spinach, zucchini, broccoli, or tomatoes – 1 egg yolk and 3 to 4…

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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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  • 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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  • Lemon Ricotta Hot Cakes

    These Lemon Ricotta Hot Cakes from Chef Sam Talbot are heavenly. Wake up a little early this weekend so you can enjoy th...

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    My Healthy Version of Pad Thai

    Pad thai is a great comfort food, but the problem with most restaurant versions is that they are very high in fat, sugar, and starch, and it’s easy to overstuff yourself on the noodles. I decided I needed to create…

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  • Quick & Easy Linguine 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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  • 3 Delicious Ways To Enjoy Skinnygirl Salsa

    Cinco de Mayo is just one of those fun holidays that screams for good food, music and of course margaritas! However, it...

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  • Zesty, Cheesy Mac and Cheese Recipe

    Are you craving comfort food, but dread the added calories? Try my version of Mac and Cheese. Trust me, you’ll lo...

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