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USDA Guide to Calorie Counting

February 24, 2015 by  
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Counting calories is a daily chore that all dieters must face, and it may sometimes seem like it is taking over your life (or at least your meals). These helpful tips from the USDA can help you to manage your meals, keep your calories under control, and do it all while still enjoying the food […]

How to Get More Folic Acid in Your Diet

January 27, 2015 by  
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Folic acid stimulates cell growth and regeneration, enhances red blood cell creation, and even prevents against depression, which is important for people of all ages. Pregnant women benefit even further from folic acid because it prevents against fetal deformities. If you want to take advantage of the many benefits of folic acid, here are a […]

Delicious Greens Recipes from Top Food Websites

December 23, 2014 by  
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We should all eat more greens than we currently do, but it can be hard to squeeze in those extra veggies. These delightful sites from around the web will help you add a bit more green to your diet without sacrificing taste. All Recipes The Greens Recipes section of the All Recipes site is full […]

Give the Oven a Break With These No-Bake Cookie Recipes

August 26, 2014 by  
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When you want to create a sweet and decadent dessert in a pinch, there are few recipes easier than no-bake cookies. These cookies are just as delicious as the traditional types, but they use only a few simple ingredients and don’t require any baking. Here are a few of the best no-bake cookie recipes for […]

Have a Surplus of Mint on Your Hands? Try These 3 Recipes!

August 19, 2014 by  
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Even gardeners lacking any sort of green thumb can grow mint. This herb is loved (and loathed!) for its tendency to take over an entire garden, offering a veritable bounty of green leaves all summer long. Whether you're dealing with a surplus of mint from your own windowsill garden or you were gifted a mint […]

Three Uses for Coffee Beyond Your Morning Mug

June 24, 2014 by  
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You already think coffee is a lifesaver, but what if we told you that it has other uses aside from your morning mug? There are a variety of different ways to use coffee beans, grounds, and coffee itself, and many of them have nothing to do with that morning jolt of caffeine. Here are some […]

Healthy Grain Recipes

March 25, 2014 by  
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Though you should only eat them in moderation, grains are a necessary part of any nutritious diet. These simple, creative recipes will show you how to prepare healthy grains and properly incorporate them into your daily meal plan. Quinoa-Stuffed Tomatoes A unique take on traditional stuffed peppers, these quinoa-stuffed tomatoes combine the health benefits of […]

Healthy Vegetable Recipes That Even the Kids Will Love

February 25, 2014 by  
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For most families, getting everyone to eat their veggies is usually one of the biggest dinnertime struggles. If you’re looking for fast, delicious vegetable dishes that even the pickiest eaters will love, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some suggestions from the NIH website: Broccoli and Cheese It may be covered in cheese, […]

Find Creative Winter Recipes Online

January 28, 2014 by  
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Your go-to chili recipe is starting to feel a bit overdone, but you’re still craving something warm and filling for those chilly winter days. These handy websites are full of exciting, innovative recipes that will have you thinking outside the box about cold weather cooking. The Food Network’s Winter Recipes For fans of the beloved […]

Toss Chopped Peppers, Potatoes, Zucchini, Red Onion and Sausage

December 14, 2013 by  
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Ingredients: – Wimmer's natural casing Polish sausage, sliced – Yukon potatoes, sliced  – zucchini, sliced  – red pepper, sliced – red onion, sliced – salt and pepper, to taste All you do… 1. Place sliced Polish sausage, potatoes, zucchini, red pepper and red onion in aluminum foil. Season with salt and pepper to taste and […]

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