All Posts By Robin Miller

Caesar Salad: The Truth Behind the Calories; The Recipe for a Better Dressing

by , March 27th, 2012
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Dip leaves of romaine in Robin's light, creamy Caesar dressing.

History says that Caesar Cardini, of Tijuana, Mexico, invented the Caesar Salad in 1924. At the time, the dish was eaten with fingers – whole leaves of Romaine lettuce were dipped...

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Cool Snacks for Kids (and Parents!)

by , March 23rd, 2012
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Cheddar-Stuffed Pretzel Knots

When we talk about healthy and cool snacks, why is the focus always on kids? At what age does fun snacking end and boring snacking begin? For me, I’m still 8 years old at heart, so fun snacks are always a part of my fa...

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Robin’s Healthy Take: Healthier Chips

by , March 5th, 2012

Have you tried kale chips yet?

Everyone loves chips. The salt. The crunch. The flavor. What most people don’t love is the fat, calories and guilt that go along with most chips. Fried chips, that is. I’ve been baking chips for years and everyone a...

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Robin’s Healthy Take: Frittata Fabulous

by , March 3rd, 2012

Artichoke Frittata With Parmesan

As a kid, I always knew when my mom cleaned out the fridge because we had a frittata for dinner. It’s the best way to empty your veggie and deli drawers while making a fabulous meal. A frittata is the Italian versio...

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Robin Miller’s Great Balls of Fire: One Meatball, Three Sauces

by , February 27th, 2012
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Robin Miller makes one basic meatball recipe with three variations.

Meatballs are crowd-pleasers, whether it’s just you and your kids or a group of your besties. They can be shaped small and served with toothpicks as a fun appetizer, or made larger...

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Robin’s Healthy Take: Are Butter Sauces Healthy Eats?

by , February 13th, 2012

Asian Noodles With Wasabi Butter Sauce

Are butter sauces healthy? They can be! Let’s be honest, butter makes sauces silky and smooth. But that doesn’t mean you need the whole stick. The key is adding just enough to make the sauce richer, allowing...

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