9:20 PM / Tuesday January 28, 2020

Food And Beverage

Go long on game day: Ready-for-action recipes to feed fans

January 17, 2020

Family Features When game day arrives and your crowd is ready to crank up the heat, turning to appetizers and dishes that feed the whole group can help save the season. You can defend against overly complicated recipes with long cook times by instead opting for finger foods and handheld snacks that allow for more…

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Busy season solutions: Quick and tasty meals and snacks

January 9, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Egg Roll Bowl with Shrimp Family Features  For those who are always on the go, it can be difficult to find time to whip up meals and snacks that are both nutritious and tasty. However, with some simple changes — and timesaving recipes — you can create delicious dishes and meals that will…

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A better balance for every day: Resolve to make nutritious eating a priority

January 2, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Golden Milk Family Features Discovering a better version of yourself is all about striking a balance. That’s especially true when it comes to making smarter food choices that you can maintain over time.  A sustainable, long-term healthy eating approach, such as the Atkins low-carb lifestyle, emphasizes variety and balance. Start planning a low-carb…

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Avocado Date Shake!

December 27, 2019

Recipe and photo by Monica Peters Try out one of my favorite smoothies I love to make: the avocado date shake. This sweet n’ tasty shake is real simple to make. Although it is a shake, you can also eat with a spoon instead of using a straw. The dates are really sweet so you…

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Winter Warm-Up: Recipes and Tips Rooted in Goodness

December 26, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Savory Harissa-Roasted Chicken and Vegetables Family Features  When cold weather hits, it’s natural to seek comfort in a variety of forms: warm blankets, layers of sweaters and delicious, hearty meals. Winter is the perfect season for spending time indoors honing cooking skills to take your culinary creations to the next level. Simple recipes…

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Holiday Desserts from Around the Globe

December 20, 2019

Family Features Over time, many families tend to return to the same holiday favorites, from ham and mashed potatoes to pies and cookie classics. This season, you can add a twist to tradition with these globally inspired desserts.  Rugelach, for instance, is like a cross between a croissant and a cookie featuring walnuts for a…

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Elevate holiday cooking with seasonal skillet dishes

December 16, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Stovetop Apple Pie Family Features  The rush of the holiday season – shopping for gifts, decorating the house, hosting loved ones and other added obligations – can be challenging. Restore balance and holiday cheer by treating yourself and others who are home for the holidays to a no-fuss, relaxing dinner that feels celebratory….

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Four festive tricks to make a holiday meal work for everyone

November 29, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Maple Balsamic Glaze  BPT The holidays are full of family, friends — and lots and lots of food. And while we love getting together with all our loved ones, the thought of coming up with a meal that pleases everyone can be a bit frightening. But with a little…

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The Great Thanksgiving Dessert Battle

November 22, 2019

Holiday desserts are going to take center stage at next week’s Thanksgiving table. For many of us, that means pumpkin or sweet potato pie. But not all of us… By Denise Clay In case you spend a lot less time watching the Food Network than I do, the World Series Of Holiday Feasting begins on Thursday…

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