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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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  • Healthy Chili Recipe

    This healthy chili recipe is perfect for a cold night. It’s one of those dishes that immediately makes you feel al...

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  • Your Go-To Guide to Making the Perfect 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 yo...

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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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    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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  • Guilt-Free Pound Cake

    Desserts and sweets are a part of life. I’m immediately suspicious of any “diet” that says you can never eat sugar...

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  • @FoodPorn’s 5 Most Drool­worthy Chicago Restaurants

    As you may know, I am the executive producer on FYI Network’s new show “Food Porn.” There are more tha...

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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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    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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  • My Favorite NYC Restaurants

    I’m a downtown girl, and in true New Yorker style I don’t travel very far from my neighborhood to get good ...

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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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  • 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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    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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  • 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 ...

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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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  • Kentucky Derby Gin Julep

    This is my lighter version of the mint julep, the quintessential drink of the Kentucky Derby. Regular mint juleps use bo...

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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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  • Lemon Ricotta Hot Cakes

    These Lemon Ricotta Hot Cakes from Chef Sam Talbot are heavenly. Wake up a little early this weekend so you can enjoy th...

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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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  • 3 Delicious Ways To Enjoy Skinnygirl Salsa

    Cinco de Mayo is just one of those fun holidays that screams for good food, music and of course margaritas! However, it...

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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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  • 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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  • Vegan Divas Chocolate Mousse

    This is a recipe I made for The Vegan Divas Cookbook by Fernanda Capobianco who is also the owner of the Vegan Divas Bak...

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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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