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OCT
10
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Simplify fall with one-dish meals

Simplify fall with one dish meals 1Fall feels like a new year - new classes in school, new friends and new activities. It's the perfect time for new meal ideas too! Put a new spin on family dinner favorites by adding unexpected ingredients such as California grapes. Change to a different pasta shape, sauce or cheese to create a new dish. Go meatless or vegetarian one night a week for a new dinner option. Remember to plan and shop ahead to help save time. When making a shopping list, be sure to include California grapes; not only are they a quick and perfect snack or easy side dish, but they're also a versatile ingredient.
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JUL
06
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Spices and spirits make summer sips shine

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Sweet iced tea and sangria are as much hallmarks of summer as baseball and barbecues. Cocktails are a great way to cool off when temperatures climb, or they can help heat up any celebration. If you’re looking to add some fresh excitement to seasonal beverages, spices, spirits and fun presentations can make summer sips shine.

 

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MAY
10
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3 facts you don't know about fruit and fruit juice

3 facts you dont know about fruit and fruit juiceFeeding your family nutritious food and drinks can be tricky, especially when there are so many mixed messages about food out there. Diane Welland, nutritionist and registered dietitian, shares three reasons why 100 percent juice is a great way to help your family get those important fruits and vegetables into their diet.
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APR
19
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Start your day with fun 4 fresh takes on breakfast

23453283 wideA great way to start your day is to add breakfast to your morning routine. But as we all know, routines can get dull fast, especially after you’ve been eating the same breakfast for a few months. If you find your family is in a breakfast rut, it may be time to switch things up and add some excitement to those early hours. 
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DEC
22
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Holiday entertaining made easy, healthy with fish

22290641 originalAs the holidays approach, so does the prospect of indulging at annual festivities. It's easy to get swept up in the celebratory mood, throw caution to the wind and revel in your favorite comfort foods when the weather gets cooler. But while the change in seasons brings a new bounty with which to dress the table, it doesn't need to sidetrack your healthy eating habits
 
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DEC
08
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Food and Wine Tips to Delight Winter Taste Buds

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With a chill in the air, it’s finally time to indulge in hearty, wholesome meals. The winter weather gives a great excuse to cook up a rich meal, sip on a glass of wine and entertain friends in front of the fireplace.
 
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NOV
25
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How to be a great holiday guest and host.

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The holiday season is chaotic enough without the added stress of entertaining. Whether you open your house to family and friends, or attend parties hosted by others this season, these tips will help you keep tensions low and stomachs full wherever you celebrate.

 
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NOV
11
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7 tasty twists to spice up classic holiday foods

21787716Food is a central part to any holiday celebration, but after having the same recipe for the fifth or sixth time, even beloved dishes can feel bland and boring. This year, spice up traditional fare with a few unique twists guaranteed to have guests raving.
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NOV
11
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Have a fun and flavorful Friendsgiving with simple, delicious recipes

21589850For most, Thanksgiving is all about tradition. Many of us have family recipes we look forward to eating year after year, and family and friends we are excited to see every Turkey Day. Thanksgiving family customs may run strong, but for those who like to have fun in the kitchen and celebrate the season with pals, Friendsgiving is becoming a popular yearly ritual.
 
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OCT
27
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3 winter recipes and wine pairings to 'wow' any crowd

2015 05 12 291 1453x2000Whether you're cooking for two or a dinner party with friends, these recipes are the perfect accompaniment to the holiday season. Try them with the recommended wine pairings for a truly memorable meal.
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OCT
20
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Unlock your inner chef with dinner inspired by the movie 'Burnt'

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For a romantic date or an outing with friends, you can’t go wrong with dinner and a movie. Whether you’re headed to a theater or settling in at home, make your cooking the star of the show by taking inspiration from the new culinary movie “Burnt,” starring Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Uma Thurman and Emma Thompson.
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OCT
20
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Forget pumpkin mania, it's time for all things eggnog!

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Step aside pumpkin spice — your 15 minutes are over (at least for another year). The holidays are quickly approaching and it’s time for eggnog to have its moment.

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AUG
06
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Cooking Ideas for Parents and Kids

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DEC
31
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Carob-Coconut Cloud - a medium-glycemic breakfast or dessert to help with sugar cravings

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Delicious recipes for July.

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DEC
31
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Asparagus-Shitake-Leek Tacos

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DEC
31
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Ginger-Basil Coconut Curry & Chipotle Black Beans

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 Recipes just in time for fall

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DEC
31
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Low Glycemic Berry & Nut Breakfast Or Dessert

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Here is November's recipe, enjoy.

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AUG
01
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Black Eyed Pea Stew with Seasonal Greens, Shitake Mushroom & Arame Sea Vegetable

Black Eyed Pea StewHere's a couple of my favorite summer recipes below for ya...

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JUL
02
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Basic Cultured Amaranth Cookies (gluten free, sugar free, and vegan!)

Basic Amaranth CookiesThis is an amazingly nutrient-dense cookie that’s perfect to take with you to work or on a hike.

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JUN
05
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Coconut-Almond-Nutmeg Cookies

Cookie PileWhat cup of tea would be complete without a cookie?

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