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18 Healthier Fall Baking Recipes

by in Healthy Recipes, October 2, 2013

I find it cathartic to get my hands dirty baking, especially when the end result is a deliciously healthy goodie. Here’s an array of seasonal baking recipes for your guilt-free eating pleasure.

Travel Tips For Turkey Day

by in Food Safety, Healthy Holidays, Thanksgiving, November 23, 2010

You’ve been asked to bring along food to Thanksgiving dinner—this can get tricky, especially if you’ve got a long car or train ride ahead of you. Here are some things to consider before you make your final decision on what to tote along.

5 New Products on the Market

by in Food News, Gluten-Free, Healthy Tips, November 19, 2010

Dana and I recently attended the Food & Nutrition Conference and Expo in Boston where we were introduced to many new products that have hit market shelves. Here are the top 5 we recommend.

Spotlight Recipes: Valentine’s Day Desserts

by in Healthy Recipes, Kid-Friendly, Valentine's Day, February 10, 2010

Instead of buying overpriced flowers and gifts, cook up a tasty treat for your special someone. Serve these as a special dessert, give them away to friends, or pack some in your little ones’ lunchboxes.

Diet 101: Dr. Siegal's Cookie Diet

by in Diets & Weight Loss, February 8, 2010

Lose weight by eating cookies? Really? Well, that’s what Dr. Siegal’s Cookie Diet claims. These days, there are a variety of “cookie diets,” but we focused on the original version created by Dr. Siegal 35 years ago.

Hosting a Healthy Holiday Party

by in Healthy Holidays, Healthy Tips, December 14, 2009

You may be convinced the ultimate holiday party spread includes a fatty cheese ball, sugary cookies and loads of alcohol, but healthy and tasty fare is possible. Here are top tips for planning and a bunch of recipes for your shindig.

Spotlight Recipe: Ginger Pecan Oatmeal Crisps

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Healthy Holidays, December 4, 2009

These crunchy oatmeal cookies combine vitamin E-rich nuts and high-fiber oatmeal with a touch of ginger — all for only 70 calories and 4.5 grams of fat (2 grams of saturated fat).

Spotlight Recipe: Holiday Sugar Cookies

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Healthy Holidays, December 3, 2009

In my family, Hanukkah is a favorite holiday where we light the menorah for eight days. This year, I”ll be hosting friends and family for three evenings of candle lighting and desserts. These Hanukkah-shaped cookies are on the menu, but you can create any holiday theme by using your favorite cookie cutters.