Tag: beef

Cook Once, Please Everyone: Tacos

by in Healthy Tips, Kid-Friendly, July 14, 2010
Toby's Taco Buffet
Toby's Taco Buffet

Sometimes I feel like I’m a private chef for each one of my three kids, my husband and my grandmother (who dines with us often). Instead of pulling my hair out in frustration, I’ve learned to cook kid-friendly dishes that can be dressed-up for adults too. One of my family’s favorite dishes is tacos — here’s how I prepare them to please everyone.

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Steak, Lightened Up

by in Healthy Recipes, Meal Makeovers, June 14, 2010
Steak with Avocado Sauce and Tomato Salad
Steak with Avocado Sauce and Tomato Salsa - Photo by Antonis Achilleos/Food Network Magazine

Cook up the perfect steak for Dad this Father’s Day. With a few small tweaks and ingredient swaps, Dad can enjoy his juicy steak while the rest of family can breathe easy that he won’t have a coronary.

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Reading List: Better In-Flight Foods, Contaminated Beef and Proposed HFCS Ban

by in Food News, April 16, 2010

salt

In this week’s nutrition news: Home cooking makes a comeback, General Mills pledges to reduce salt levels in its products and a potato chip stand-in takes snackers by storm.

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Reading List: Overweight Pets, Fake Alli Warning & A Huge Beef Recall

by in Food News, January 22, 2010

In this week’s nutrition news: More concerns over BPA in plastics, counterfeit Alli sold online and celebrating National Popcorn Day!

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Reading List: Investigating BPA, Stress and Your Weight & Yet Another Beef Recall

by in Food News, November 6, 2009

In this week’s nutrition news: A study shows the chronically stressed turn to fatty foods, kid-friendly TV channels are full of junk food ads and have you checked your fridge for recalled beef?

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In the News: Warning for Tea Drinkers, Starbucks Goes Green, Teen Weight Loss Surgery & More

by in Food News, July 3, 2009

From this week’s headlines: Starbucks ups their eco-friendly practices, more weekly food recalls, tips for creating dinner faster and weight loss surgery for teens.

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In the News: Eat Your Weeds, Beef Recall, No Grilled Veggie Love & More

by in Food News, May 29, 2009

dandelions
From this week’s healthy headlines: Weeds for dinner, Obama’s new food safety website, the most popular grilled foods, a new beef recall and McDonald’s egg-cellent decision.

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Lean Cuisine: The Best Meat Cuts for the Grill

by in Healthy Tips, May 18, 2009

Grilled Chicken
Grilling is one of the lightest ways to cook, but to keep it that way, you want to pick leaner meats. Find out which cuts to look for.

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Spotlight Recipe: Lettuce Cups with Tofu & Beef

by in Healthy Recipes, April 8, 2009

Lettuce Cups with Tofu and Beef

These lettuce cups are easy to make and fun to eat. I serve mine family-style on a large platter and let everyone make their own. The tofu mixed with beef is a delicious combo that might make a tofu-lover out of your family’s biggest carnivore.

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Red Meat: Good or Bad?

by in Food News, Healthy Tips, March 24, 2009

Steak

The media loves telling us how bad red meat is (have you heard about the new study claiming red meat may cause an early death?). Meanwhile, dietitians say it can be part of a healthy diet. So what’s the real deal?

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