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Weekly Bits: Winter Wonderland

by in Reader Tips & Comments, December 26, 2009

Winter’s official kick-off arrived, along with snow for a good portion of the country. This week’s comment wrap-up has tips for enjoying the cold-weather produce, including roasted chestnuts (no open fire required).

Weekly Bits: Treats For You & Yours

by in Reader Tips & Comments, December 19, 2009

Today is the last day of Hannukah, and Christmas is just a few days away! If you’re caught up in the holiday bustle, this week’s list of reader comments is here to help with suggestions on parties, cookies and homemade gifts. And when you’re ready for a minute to yourself, indulge in a favorite comfortRead more

Weekly Bits: Nutty For Peanut Butter

by in Reader Tips & Comments, December 12, 2009

Peanut butter, it seems, is personal. After we tried a few brands in our taste test, we were flooded with suggestions of jars to try. One of our readers even had a great way to use peanut butter in a favorite dip. On the holiday front, if you’re still stuck on gifts to get your foodie friend, look no further than this week’s list of reader comments.

Weekly Bits: Holiday Baking

by in Reader Tips & Comments, December 5, 2009

Between holiday parties and cookie swaps, December is definitely the month for baking. Before you heat up the oven, check out this week’s list of reader comments for tips on trimming the sugar and fat in cookies and other baked goodies.

Weekly Bits: It’s the Holiday Season

by in Healthy Holidays, Reader Tips & Comments, November 28, 2009

Thanksgiving is over, but the holidays continue for several more weeks! On this week’s menu of reader comments: turkey stuffing, potato swaps and mindful eating tips for your next celebration.

Weekly Bits: Thanksgiving Prep

by in Reader Tips & Comments, November 21, 2009

Thanksgiving is just a few days away! This week’s list of reader comments has two Turkey Day favorites — mashed potatoes and gravy — covered. Plus, an idea for the vegetarians and vegans. How are you keeping the holiday healthy?

Weekly Bits: More Fall Faves

by in Reader Tips & Comments, November 14, 2009

Brussels sprouts have a bad reputation, but they got lots of praise — and some yummy serving suggestions — from you guys this week. Winter squash also had plenty of fans, and butternut squash seems to be the favorite variety from our informalFacebook poll.

Weekly Bits: Tips for the Fall Harvest

by in Reader Tips & Comments, November 7, 2009

This week’s list of favorite comments touch on cooking with cranberries, making use of that leftover chicken and healthy tailgating. Plus, some readers shared how they avoid caving to unhealthy snacks (and high prices) at the airport.

Weekly Bits: Pumpkin Galore

by in Reader Tips & Comments, October 31, 2009

We celebrated lots of holidays this week — Halloween, National Oatmeal Day (Thursday), and National Chocolate Day (Wednesday). As always, you, our readers, had great ideas for all of them, from cooking with pumpkin to overnight oats. Here are our faves from the week.