Recipes

Recipes That Recreate Your Favorite Girl Scout Cookies—Only Healthier!

It can be close to impossible to resist the siren call of Girl Scout cookies. But if you’re trying to cut down on high-sugar processed foods, you might not want to have boxes of the sweet treats around your house….

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6 Mouthwatering Recipes Under 300 Calories

Do you want to eat your favorite foods, without feeling guilty about the calories?  You can, if you swap out the not-so-healthy ingredients. Simple food swaps can help you maintain a healthier diet and eating healthier is a breeze when you…

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The Secret to Cooking Delicious Eggs in the Microwave

Starting your day off with eggs is one of the healthiest moves you can make. That said, if you’re like most people, busy weekday mornings are not ideal for getting out a skillet and spatula and whipping up an omelet. But…

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Mediterranean Meals to Brighten (and Lighten) Up Winter

Unlike some healthy-eating fads, the Mediterranean diet isn’t going anywhere. And for good reason: It was recently ranked the best plant-based diet and the third best diet overall by U.S. News & World Report. A major selling point? Unlike restrictive…

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Skinny Dips: Give Your Veggie Tray a Makeover

Whether you’re having people over for the big game or going to a football-watching party, it can be tough to find anything healthy to snack on. Fried chicken wings, loaded nachos and jalapeno poppers may be delicious, but they’ll leave…

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3 Dinner Recipes You Can Make While You’re Working

Let’s be honest, if you work all day it can be hard to find the motivation to come home and cook an entire meal for you and your family. There has to be an easier way, right? Well if you’re…

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Trying to Eat Less Meat? 10 Veggie Dishes for Carnivores

If one of your health goals is to eat less meat, you’ll be happy to know that endless days of salads don’t have to be your future. Nothing against salads, but sometimes you need something a little heartier and filling,…

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Simple Recipes That Can Delay Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a dangerous disease that affects more than 10 million Americans and is the leading cause of vision loss for Americans aged 65 and older. While there is no cure for AMD, researchers have found that…

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Better-for-You Comfort Food

When the weather outside is frightful, comfort food—rich, filling and like mom used to make—can be especially delightful. But too much of it can lead to the not-so-comfortable feeling of a snug waistband. Make your favorite dishes healthier by swapping…

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