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Is Your Food Too Bland? Here’s How to Fix It

If your food is too bland, this is the best problem you can possibly have. Bland food just needs more salt, sugar, acid, or spice. Sometimes it just needs that ineffable quality I call “zip.” That might come from pepper…

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  • Your Herbs & Spices Cheat Sheet

    Herbs and spices add interesting flavor to so many different foods, and I recommend using them liberally. You can someti...

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  • Simple Breakfast Parfait Recipe

    Don’t know what to eat for breakfast? Here’s a simple and delicious morning treat....

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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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    Your Herbs & Spices Cheat Sheet

    Herbs and spices add interesting flavor to so many different foods, and I recommend using them liberally. You can sometimes substitute dried for fresh or fresh for dried herbs, but fresh and dried herbs have very different flavors, so keep…

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  • Upgrade Your Afternoon Snack

    Some days, your snack and your lunch may morph into a single eating event. On other days, you won’t want a snack. But ...

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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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  • 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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    Healthy Tacos

    Tacos are quick, fun, and easy to put on the table, and so many ingredients can become taco filling that this is an almost indispensable meal when you have to feed more than just yourself. Even if it’s just you, almost anything…

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  • Your Go-To, Guilt-Free Steakhouse Meal Plan

    With Valentine’s Day coming up, having a meal strategy can take the stress out of your romantic dinner plans. I get ma...

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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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  • Homemade Skinny Ice Cream Recipe

    Did you know, you can make delicious, healthy ice cream at home using bananas and a blender? No ice, salt, or shaking re...

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    Slow-Roasted Salmon with Herb Vinaigrette

    Bobby Flay says to use two individual-sized cazuelas in this recipe, but you probably don’t have these South American cooking pots. Honestly, I didn’t even know what these were until I looked up the word. Maybe that’s why Bobby has…

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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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  • Molten Chocolate Cupcakes

    You want the crazy-fattening dessert because you’re PMSing and craving chocolate; we’ve all been there. These Mo...

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    Green Bean Casserole

    Looking for a new dish to bring to your next potluck? Try this delicious green bean casserole recipe: Ingredients: – 1 tablespoon olive oil – ½ cup diced red onion – 1½ cups sliced white mushrooms – 3 cups vegetable broth…

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  • Lower-Fat Pasta Carbonara

    In honor of National Spaghetti Day, I’m sharing one of my favorite pasta recipes. This lower-fat pasta carbonara is be...

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  • Cold Quinoa Salad Recipe

    Looking for a tasty healthy recipe for quinoa salad? Look no further. Ingredients: – 1 cup quinoa – 2 cups w...

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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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    Simply Irresistible Blue Cheese Dip

    This dip tastes so creamy and decadent, yet it’s much lower in fat than the conventional version. If you love blue cheese, you are going to want to make this recipe often. Ingredients – 8 ounces reduced-fat vegetable cream cheese, softened…

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  • Skinnygirl™ White Cherry Cola Cocktail

    Do we have any cherry cola fans out there? Skinnygirl™ White Cherry vodka is your go-to gal to add a smooth and sassy ...

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  • Vegan Stuffed Squash Blossoms

    This time of year always gets me excited for the endless cooking possibilities. The holidays are a great time to experim...

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  • Your Herbs & Spices Cheat Sheet

    Herbs and spices add interesting flavor to so many different foods, and I recommend using them liberally. You can someti...

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