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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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  • 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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  • Skinny Pumpkin Cheesecake

    One of the things I love most about fall is all the yummy things you can make with pumpkin. My recipe for pumpkin cheese...

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  • Whole Grain Bruschetta with Tomatoes and Fresh Basil

    Bruschetta sounds fancy, looks beautiful, but it’s the easiest appetizer to make. If you can slice bread, toss a s...

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  • Skinnygirl

    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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  • The Sexy Russian Cocktail

    You can’t say nyet to this slimmed-down version of a White Russian. Ingredients: – 1 ½ ounces Skinnygirl Bare N...

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  • Not-So-Fat Tuesday Cocktail for Mardi Gras

    This cocktail has a tropical feel and flavor that screams party and fun. The flavor combination goes down smooth and eas...

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  • French 75 Cocktail

    Pretend you’re a Parisian for the night and say oui to my version of the ultimate Champagne cocktail – the F...

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  • Food

    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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  • Alison Riede’s Chocolate Pinot Noir Cupcake Recipe

    Ever since my ‘BethennyBakes’ days, cupcakes have always kind of been my thing. So when I heard about Alison Riede...

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  • Avocado Pineapple Smoothie Recipe

    This is not your typical smoothie! It’s a little savory, a little sweet and completely decadent. Try it out, and l...

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  • Eating Consciously 101: 5 Tips for Making It Count

    When you first start trying to pay attention while you eat, you may find it difficult, especially if you aren’t in the...

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  • Food

    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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  • Chopped Salad

    Making a delicious salad doesn’t have to involve fancy ingredients or a lot of prep work. Simple foods like fresh ...

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  • Boyfriend Roast Chicken

    Whoever said the path to a man’s heart is his stomach was wise. This is a recipe you don’t have to babysit, making i...

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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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  • Mashed Sweet Potatoes

    This is great comfort food and a versatile recipe you can use later in other things, so if you have leftovers, that’s ...

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  • Whole Grain French Toast

    Whether you like to spend a lot of time or just a little on breakfast, put together something that tastes good and sets ...

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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. Tra...

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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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  • Grilled Beef Tenderloin Recipe

    This beef tenderloin recipe is perfect if you’re craving something hearty and delicious, pair it with some veggies...

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  • Better For You Scones

    Personally, I’m not a big breakfast person. If I do have breakfast, I grab something from a deli or a quick snack from...

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  • Cranberry Sauce

    For an easy holiday meal, round out the turkey and stuffing with easy side dishes that come together in minutes. Here’...

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