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Celebrate World Pasta Day With My Healthier Baked Ziti Recipe

I’m not going to eat a pound of pasta in one sitting, but I love pasta and I eat it often. Whole grain pasta in a sensible serving size is a great investment and an important staple to keep in…

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  • Easy & Healthy Vegan Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

    Can you believe winter is almost here? As the weather gets colder this soup will warm up even the coldest of nights....

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  • Spicy Bluecheese Chicken Burger Recipe

    If you’re looking for a fun meal that anyone can cook (even your significant other who claims they can’t boi...

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  • Almond Green Beans

    This recipe is really easy. If you don’t have fresh green beans, frozen are okay as long as they are very well def...

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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 for lunch the next day. You can substitute brown rice pasta for the whole wheat pasta if you avoid…

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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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  • 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 way...

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  • Green Chia Seed Smoothie

    Green smoothies seem to be everywhere these days but buying one from a cafe or juice bar can get pricey. Don’t let the...

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    Guilt-Free Angel Hair Pasta

    Craving carbs? This delicious recipe makes an excellent dinner, but you can also make it ahead (or double it) and have the leftovers for lunch the next day. Because whole-grain varieties have more fiber than regular pasta, you’ll feel fuller…

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  • National Vegetarian Month: Sweet & Savory Vegetable Tower

    I don’t consider myself to be vegetarian, but I do enjoy eating vegetarian dishes because most of the time, they are a...

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  • 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, ...

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  • 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 i...

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    Baked Pumpkin Pasta

    If you’re like me, pasta can get very boring, very quickly. Sometimes you need to switch things up in the kitchen. Trade that marinara for pumpkin and whip up this savory whole-wheat dish. Ingredients: – 12 ounces uncooked whole-wheat penne…

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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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  • 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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  • 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 way...

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    Whole Wheat Rigatoni with Lentil Ragu

    Some of the best recipes I’ve ever created were from taking chances and from being a little unconventional in the kitchen. This Whole Wheat Rigatoni with Lentil Ragu is one of those recipes. Add in the vegetables you have in…

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  • Your Snacking Secret: Bread Plus

    Nothing irritates me more than the idea that bread is evil because it is made of “carbs,” but it’s just fine to go...

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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 a...

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  • 4 Ways To Eat Fresh Veggies

    Do you get your five servings of vegetables in every day? Veggies provide fiber that helps fill you up and keeps your di...

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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 love it!

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  • Skinnygirl Autumn Dream Cocktail

    Apple cider is delicious on its own but when you add Skinnygirl Bare Naked Vodka it just takes things to a whole ‘noth...

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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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  • 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...

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