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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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  • Almond Peppermint Bark Recipe

    This time of year, with temptation staring you down all the time, only go for the stuff that’s really satisfying—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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    Skinnygirl Naked Cosmo

    Home shopping parties are an excellent way to have a blast with your girls while also scoring a bunch of nice things. So why not spice things up by hosting a lingerie or, ahem, intimate accessories party. Serve this racy…

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  • White Cherry Sparkling Punch

    No matter what the occasion, serving this elegant punch as your signature cocktail will make it a night to remember. Ing...

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  • Signature Cocktails for Winter

    Throwing a party isn’t all about the food. A lot of the charm of a great party is in the decor, music, lighting, and o...

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  • The Skinnygirl Fixologist Formula

    Apply this four-step formula to any cocktail recipe and you’ll be renovating that drink to be lighter with fewer calor...

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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’s the lazy girl’s way of getting a waffle without a lot of effort. These “waffles” are a bit softer…

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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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  • Classic Chicken Pot Pie

    Classic chicken pot pie is comfort food, but it’s so heavy that it can make you feel sluggish if you eat too much ...

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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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    Brownie Cookies

    These cookies are perfect for when you need great chocolate flavor. They have just a little fat from the nondairy butter, and bananas replace the eggs. When I developed this recipe, it was my intention to make cookies, but they…

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  • Spiced Pumpkin Pancakes

    These pancakes are for the kind of morning where you can spend a few extra moments indulging. Plus they’ve have fi...

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  • Naturally Thin: Share Your Food

    You’ve got a lot of food in front of you, and a lot of people at your table. How do you make the evening more fun, bri...

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  • 4 Delicious Dip Recipes for National Chip and Dip Day

    National Chip and Dip Day is a holiday I can definitely get on board with. Chips and dip will always be the perfect snac...

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  • Food

    Pop-able Turkey Meatballs

    Cocktail party food should always be bite-size. I believe if you make things that are simple and upscale, people will appreciate it. This recipe for pop-able turkey meatballs that I found in Christina Lane’s “Comfort and Joy: Cooking For Two”…

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  • 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, whi...

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  • Vegan Chocolate Cake Recipe with Peanut Butter Glaze

    This cake is so moist, your taste-testers will be convinced you dropped a stick of butter into the batter. It is delicio...

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  • Time to Get Real

    What is real food? Ask a dozen people, and they will probably have a dozen opinions about where to draw the line. But th...

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  • Food

    Labor Day Recipe Guide

    The official end of summer is upon us – Labor Day Weekend – which means a few things: a refreshing break from work and the opportunity to throw one last outdoor party before the weather starts to turn. Personally, I…

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  • Chickpea and Basil Salad

    I love the flavors in Greek style dishes like this one. The red wine vinegar combined with the fresh basil and the flavo...

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  • Low-Fat Mock-A-Mole Party Dip

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

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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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