Cooking Techniques

Easy, Delicious Sheet Pan Dinners

You can cook an entire dinner in a sheet pan in less than half an hour. Roasting makes it delicious, and there's hardly any clean up.

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Grow Your Own Broccoli Sprouts…and Add Them to Everything!

Fresh sprouts will be ready to eat in five days. Delicious in salads (try Tuna Slaw with Dried Currants and Fennel), soups and more.

Fruits & Vegetables

5 Ways to Make Fresh Carrots Irresistible

Try carrots roasted and dressed with a blue-cheese vinaigrette, grilled with lemon/dill, sautéed with chickpeas and simmered into Thai soup.


5 Summer Party Recipes That Will Win You Raves

Invited to an outdoor summer party where everyone brings food? With these five delicious, easy-to-make recipes, you’ll be a party star.


Barbecue Bliss: Grilled Meat + Grilled Fruit

Grilling meats with fruit adds a sweet complexity that complements the savory, salty flavors of meats. These recipes will get you going.

Alcoholic Drinks

The Best Wine to Have with Mexican Food

Yes, you can pair wine with Mexican food! Here are the best wines for cheesy nachos, chicken enchiladas, beef fajitas and more.

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Grilled Fruit Kebabs—Just Heavenly, and No Sugar Added!

Most grilled fruit recipes use sugar, but you don’t need it. The grilling process brings out a creamy lushness that is thrilling to the palette.

Your Personal Mind-Body Coach

5 Power Smoothies that Pack a Protein Punch

If you’re wasting calories—and money—on store-bought energy drinks, try these quick-and-nutritious power drinks instead to really fuel your body.


How to Throw a Great Potluck Party (Hint: Don’t Rely on Luck!)

It's fun to throw a potluck party in which everyone brings a dish. But do a little planning first to make it go smoothly.


Drink Coffee for Better Teamwork

If you find it tough to function without your daily dose of java, there’s a new benefit that might help you in your job. Read about the research here…


Easy, Beautiful Grilled Fruit Salad

Perfectly grilled summer-ripe fruit salad is a revelation, warm and slightly smokey and sweet. Here's our favorite recipe.

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A Fresh Twist on Pasta

You love pasta but don’t love the starchy, empty calories? This easy-prep, fast-cooking recipe features chickpea pasta and spiralized squash.

Alcoholic Drinks

Great American Wines to Drink This Summer

These all-American wines will please almost everyone and won’t cost you much at all!


Super-Healthy, Super-Tasty Summer Salads!

Two delicious salads combine green beans, shrimp, red pepper, papaya, mint and arugula for super health benefits. Get the recipes...

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Caramel Popcorn: Low Guilt, High Yummy

Popcorn is a healthy snack. This treat has just the right amount of sweetness to satisfy any craving and it’s so easy-to-make.