Healthy Tailgate Recipe: Italian Chicken on the Grill

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Are you ready for some football? We are! Forget the burgers and brats this fall and tailgate like a pro! This healthy tailgate recipe won’t leave you with a Monday morning food hangover and a surplus of stored calories. (Did you know that to burn …
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Fruity and Frugal Pineapple Tea

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White, green, oolong or black, I’ve never had much of a taste for tea. Its appeal eluded my senses; most of what I sampled was either extremely bitter or flavorless. Some herbal concoctions (which aren’t even tea at all) tasted so earthy that I’d …
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Fun Time Summertime Salad

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Lately, I’ve been on mission of sorts. I’ve bombarded you with cooking videos, seasonal ingredients and supermarket secrets, all in the name of good eats. My goal: to encourage everyone to get in that kitchen and learn to cook! But today, I’m …
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What the Heck Is Gnudi?

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I thought I’d seen and made it all --- rigatoni alla carbonara, lasagne di carciofi, crespelle alla fiorentina --- you know, all the great Italian recipes. But right there in my new Italian cookbook was a recipe for gnudi. Gnudi? What?? A search …
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Yes, You Can Cook, Dammit!

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I love Jenn’s FBG post about complaining. It has a "no guts, no glory" theme, with the gist of the piece being that those who do not try, do not succeed. Which brings me to the subject at hand --- cooking. Each of us is a little different. A lower …
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