Tag: macaroni and cheese

Kid-Friendly Mac and Cheese, and a Grownup Way to Use the Leftovers

by in Healthy Recipes, Robin's Healthy Take, April 9, 2012

One common dieting pitfall parents fall into is eating food off of kids’ plates. Avoid this by making creative use of leftover kid-friendly food.

Which is Healthier, Lasagna or Mac & Cheese?

by in Which is Healthier?, March 8, 2012

Our next head-to-head battle is between two popular pasta entrées. Who’ll win this (comfort) food fight, lasagna or macaroni and cheese?

FN’s Top Recipes, Lightened Up: #1 Baked Macaroni & Cheese

by in Healthy Recipes, Meal Makeovers, February 8, 2010

Macaroni and cheese tops just about everyone’s list of favorite comfort foods — and Alton Brown’s version repeatedly tops the list of Food Network’s most popular recipes. It’s easy to see why: It feeds a crowd, and the gooey goodness is so filling. The dish is also easy to lighten up.  Make these few tweaksRead more

Packing a Tasty Lunch for Kids

by in Back to School, Kid-Friendly, August 17, 2009

I know a lot of kids would be happy with eating chicken fingers or mac and cheese every day, but there are other healthy and yummy options out there. Check out our favorite recipes to try.

Macaroni & Cheese, Lightened Up

by in Meal Makeovers, February 23, 2009

I don’t know many people that would turn down mac and cheese. But is there a way to devour it without worry? Learn how to make the cheesy goodness with less calories and more flavor.