The Perfect St. Patrick’s Day Recipe: Corned Beef and Cabbage

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It's almost St. Patrick's Day, so you can probably guess what we'll be enjoying this weekend ... green beer and corned beef and cabbage, of course! I am a huge fan of corned beef and cabbage. In fact, whether it's March or not, my husband and I …
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Sweet Potato Curry Chili

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A few weeks ago, my husband asked: "Hey, have you ever tried putting curry powder in chili?" I immediately was like, well, no, but that sounds kind of amazeballs. And so I did what any good home cook would do: I went to the interwebs. After a bit of …
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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

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Looking to curl up with a bowl of awesome? Try this Roasted Butternut Squash Soup recipe from from Linda LaRue, creator of The Core Transformer and author of the SOUPer Slim Diet! Just 60 calories per cup and full of clean eats! Roasting is my …
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Christmas Cranberry Soup

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Sure, cranberries are chock-full of phytonutrients and antioxidants that optimize human health, but frankly, with only five days left until Christmas, who really cares? Time is running short and there are still packages to be wrapped, stockings to …
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Almost Old-Fashioned Beef Barley Soup

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With the news media filled with the much-acclaimed benefits of natural foods, one would think that the quest for health through nutrition is something new, but it just isn’t so. Proof positive is my 1942 edition of the Woman’s Home Companion …
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A Healthier Swap for Canned Condensed Soup: Homemade Béchamel

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Do you ever wonder how on earth we survived before convenience foods came on the scene? For many working Americans, dinnertime is synonymous with “crunch time.” On a recent Monday night, I found myself frantically searching the cabinets for a quick …
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Jack-O-Lantern Soup

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Do you crave a good spine-tingling scare? Do haunted houses turn you on? Are the names Michael, Freddy and Jason top picks for your first-born son? If you've answered yes to any of the above questions, Halloween, with its ghosts, goblins and witches …
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Time-Saving Farmers Market Vegetable Soup Recipe

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We're always on the lookout for quick and easy recipes that are delicious. So when we spied this Time-Saving Farmers Market Vegetable Soup recipe over on Fit Bottomed Mamas from Ivy Larson, author of Clean Cuisine: An 8-Week Anti-Inflammatory …
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Vegan Cream of Celery Soup: All the Goodness Without the Cream

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Creamy soups are my kryptonite, but so is the feeling of fat and heaviness that they leave behind. Celery has been referred to as the "negative calorie food," but its benefits are anything but negative. Tons of fiber, filling, high in vitamin C, …
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An Asparagus Recipe That Does Double Duty!

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Yesterday our in-season foodie expert Linda LaRue shared the amazingness that is asparagus. And today, as promised, she has a fantastic asparagus recipe that does double-duty! It's a side...it's a soup! This recipe doubles as both roasted …
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