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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 “Comfort and Joy: Cooking For Two” is that I already had all of the ingredients in my pantry….

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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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  • 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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  • Mykonos Turkey Burger Recipe

    This recipe is how actress Maria Menounos gets her burger fix. It calls for healthier ingredients like ground turkey and...

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    Salad Inspiration – Sweet and Crunchy Spinach Salad

    I often feel like people always eat the same salad with the dressing and they don’t really branch out and try new combinations. I have been on an arugula kick lately because it’s such a great green. It’s darker so…

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  • Thanksgiving Turkey Recipe

    I believe that the holidays should be as stress-free as possible, and in order to do that, you have to plan ahead. By no...

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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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  • Easy, Protein-Packed Snacks to Eat at Work

    We’ve all felt that midday drag, and when you’re at work, it can be hard to find a healthy option that will get you ...

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    Salad Inspiration – Baby Greens Salad

    Salads are a great way to use what you have because the greens provide a fresh crunchy background for meat, chicken, fish, grilled vegetables, beans, or whatever you feel like eating. Salads can be made out of so many different…

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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 fo...

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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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  • Bethenny’s Healthier Cobb Salad

    A Cobb salad is the best way to use up leftovers. If you love the Cobb salad taste and you want to lighten it up, try th...

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    Salad Inspiration: Baby Kale Summer Salad

    Salads can be boring or they can make a whole meal. You might think it’s simple to make a salad but then again, if you never like the salads you make, maybe you aren’t adding the right combination of ingredients…

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  • Want to be Naturally Thin? Don’t Snack While Cooking

    You can eat an entire meal’s worth of food just by nibbling while you cook. Then you sit down to another meal. That’...

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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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  • 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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    Avocado, Mozzarella and Tomato Salad

    When trying to slim down for summer, start by making healthy salads a lunchtime staple. This Avocado, Mozzarella Tomato salad is simple to make and is a perfect meal for an al fresco lunch with friends. Ingredients: – 2 avocados,…

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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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  • Bethenny’s Holiday Meal Guide

    For big holiday meals, you want a menu that’s quick and easy. These recipes are great because you do almost everything...

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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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    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 but sweaty and uncomfortable. Even more, cucumbers are one of those “barely there” veggies, with few calories. This…

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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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  • 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...

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  • Skinnygirl Inspired Cinco de Mayo Recipes

    I recently reached out via my Facebook and Instagram to ask my followers if they had any Skinnygirl-inspired recipes for...

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