Sandwiches for Our Young Picky Eaters!

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After this holiday weekend, we thought about what it was like to be a toddler, surrounded by food and adults you rarely see all trying to feed you things outside your comfort zone. Do you know that feeling? It’s an understatement to say that some of us were picky eaters as kids. Maybe we just… Read more »

Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Latte

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Honestly, I’m not a big Starbucks fan. But I have to admit their Pumpkin Spice Lattes are tempting every time I pass one, which happens every two minutes. So why not just make one at home? This great recipe from The Kitchn is a simple, DIY version of the seasonal Starbucks classic. Full recipe after… Read more »

9 Great After-School Snack Ideas

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Kids sure get hungry right after they get home, but how do you get them to snack on something healthy in lieu of those chips and sodas? Well, here are nine easy-to-make, healthy after-school snack ideas courtesy of Woman’s Day. Chewy Nut Bars Snackin’ Popcorn Mexican Bean and Cheese Pockets Orange-Baked Bananas Oven Fries Hot… Read more »

How to Make Chocolate Easter Surprise Eggs

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Are you reading Not Martha? If you’re not, you really should be. Megan’s blog is full of beautiful photographs, fun links, and brilliant original recipes and crafts. For example, take a look at her instructions on how to make Chocolate Easter Surprise Eggs! It looks pretty involved — emptying egg shells, dying them, coating them… Read more »

Ideas for Your Oscar Party

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Oh yes, with the Oscars coming up this Sunday (8:30pm EST), you’re probably planning an awesome party to celebrate this year’s cinematic competition between Avatar and The Hurt Locker. But what do you serve? What will your guests do? Don’t worry, we’ve rounded up some great ideas from across the web just for you.

Fertility Issues? A "Fertile Kitchen" May Be the Solution

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Millions of people living in the United State struggle with infertility, a problem that’s launched a multi-billion dollar industry offering treatments from drugs to aromatherapy. Among them, freelance writer Cindy Bailey and her husband Pierre Giauque, whose project, The Fertile Kitchen Cookbook, appeared on bookstore shelves this month. The couple wanted a child, but doctors… Read more »

20 Creative Pancake Recipes!

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There’s a saying that goes, “Pancakes are the greatest thing you can eat for breakfast.” Actually, I just made that up, but it doesn’t make it any less true! To prove that point, I’ve gathered twenty creative pancake recipes from a few of our favorite food blogs. Pancakes with Blueberry Maple Syrup at honey &… Read more »

Mole, Olé!: An Easy Weeknight Recipe

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You’ve just spent a long day at work, running errands, and picking up Susie from soccer practice. Now you walk in the door and everyone turns to you and asks, “So, what’s for dinner?” It’s one of the most frightening questions facing many people. What is for dinner? Pasta, again? Fast food? Frozen pizza? It… Read more »

Easy and Delicious Polenta Soup Recipe

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Is it unfair that after posting dieting tips I go and tempt you with a mouth-watering recipe? Maybe. But lucky for you, Local Lemons’s creamy polenta soup with chickpea croutons makes a healthy lunch. It also doesn’t take long to make. Om. Nom. Nom. Check out Local Lemons for the recipe.