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    Tips for avoiding foodborne illness from Sprouts
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    What says Memorial day better than firing up the barbeque. One of the least expensive and most...More
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    Just a little tip
    I buy the fresh veggies and steam them. I cook my rice/millet/quiona (grains) together in organic vegetable...More
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    Turn your George Foreman Grill Into a Panini Maker...
    Has anyone else discovered that a George Foreman grill can double as a makeshift panini maker?...More
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    When a recipe calls for melted butter or margarine...
    When a baking type recipe calls for melted butter or margarine...that's your cue that you can...More
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    Protien snacks
    Sometimes when I know that my day is going to be long I try a good protien snack, the favorite for me and my...More
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    3 Facts You Need To Know About Buying / Using Drie...
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    Looking for a healthy snack or treat at McDonalds?
    One of my go to desserts is the Vanilla Reduced Fat Ice Cream Cone at McDonalds (150 calories) ...More
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    Buy your garlic minced in a jar or leave out for 1...
    Garlic is loaded with phytochemicals and it's been suggested that some of these phytochemicals...More
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    Enjoy Broccoli at its Best!
    It's that time before the spring produce starts popping up in your supermarket or produce...More
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    A "better" type of chicken broth
    I have many uses for chicken broth... * As a way to add moisture (water) and flavor to cooking...More
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    From a dietetics undergrad in upstate New York
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    All fine with some changes
    I am slightly diabetic and not overweight, but still make these changes to almost all baked goods: Replace...More
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    Celebrate The Holiday With Friends Without Exchang...
    Instead of exchanging gifts with friends--celebrate the season by baking together on a Saturday...More
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    GROUND FLAXSEED Health Benefits
    The Health Benefits Of Flax Ground flaxseed is truly one of the most powerful plant foods on...More
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    Pumpkin Cannelloni for a Thanksgiving Holiday Swit...
    Pumpkin Cannelloni for a Thanksgiving Holiday Switch Tired of turkey already? Okay,...More
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    Why you should eat more OATS
    Why should you eat more OATS?  Recent studies suggest eating oats and oatmeal may: Reduce...More
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    I saute fresh green beans in a little olive oil. I may add fresh garlic or herbs like dill. They are crisp and...More
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    Green Beans in Black Bean Garlic Sauce
    If not for the staggering amount of sodium in this dish I would make it more often. My family loves it. But...More
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    Why cook the sweet potato?
    I purchased a juicer and was surprised that they recommended juicing your sweet potato. What the heck, I...More
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    Persimmon Time!
    Fall means persimmon time!  There are two types of persimmon lovers--those that love the more...More
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    Have you tried Quinoa yet? You should!
    Quinoa is a whole grain that has been around for thousands of years...once considered the "gold...More
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    Top plant and fish sources of omega-3s
    Perhaps you have read about the health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids? I would definitely call...More
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    Top food sources of vitamin D
    If you are trying to increase your daily dose of vitamin D, check out this list of top food...More
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    Buying and Thawing Fish Tip
    Since some of us are trying to eat fish a couple of times a week, I thought I would share a tip...More
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    Make the Switch to Canola and Olive Oil
    WHen a recipe calls for melted butter or margarine, as in a chicken saute, brownie, or pancake...More
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