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Pizza Bites–Vegetarian, Gluten Free and Delicious

Pizza bites are all the rage for snacks and even as appetizers. Keep within your healthy eating plan and serve your family this version. They are vegetarian and gluten free–and oh, so incredibly delicious. These are the perfect snack for your kids after school. They are satisfying, but not loaded with sodium or preservatives like the…


5 Healthy Pre-Workout Snacks to Up Your Energy

These 5 healthy pre-workout snacks are sure to up your energy and help you get the most out of your workout. It’s not uncommon for people to wonder exactly what they should eat before heading to the gym. It’s even more common for people to think they don’t need to eat before working out. It’s important…


Order This, Not That: Jamba Juice

Ice-cold smoothies are a delicious treat at this quick-serve joint. But not all beverages are created equal. The MenuOver the years, Jamba Juice has expanded its menu to include a variety of drinks, breakfast wraps, fro-yo, baked goods and even kids’ options. With so much to choose from, it can make anyone’s head spin. But here’s…


Spiked Salsas for Game Day

If you’re serving beer on game day but are still craving your favorite cocktail, look no further than these adults-only salsas. They’re inspired by mixed-drink classics like bloody marys and martinis and make a perfect pairing with the best brews. Food Network Kitchen even came up with the perfect dipper for each, like serving celery sticks instead…


Beer Mac and Cheese — The Weekender

My husband’s birthday is coming up and to celebrate I’m throwing a little birthday party. It won’t be a fancy gathering — just some easy food, a Funfetti cake (I am not a fan of boxed cakes, but it’s his favorite), and a bunch of our friends and their kids. Part of my easy food plan involves…


What to Watch: Scott Conant Cooks Polenta on The Kitchen and Three Rounds of Pizzas on Chopped

This weekend Food Network is packed with shows to get you cooking all kinds of meals, including potlucks, party foods and easy dinners. On Saturday morning, Ree is cooking up a potluck meal to bring to church. Later, Trisha is getting ready for a living room campout with her niece and nephews. Then, on The Kitchen,…


Beat the Wheat! Banh Mi Meatballs

AKA She Glutened Me with Meatballs (Beep Boop Boop) My sweet friend Mel, an excellent cook, was hosting a lunch party at her house. She wanted the whole thing to be gluten-free so I could just relax and enjoy myself. A few days before the shindig, she emailed me a recipe for meatballs she planned to…


Sites We Love: What Should I Eat For Breakfast Today?

Enlarge Credit: Marta Greber Marta Greber’s food blog and sometimes travelogue, What Should I Eat For Breakfast Today, is a lovely account of life as expressed through the morning meal. From buckwheat muffins to polenta cakes with ricotta, she shares recipes for the sort of leisurely, satisfying breakfasts we envy, accompanied by subdued, moody photography. Based…


Super Sliders — Comfort Food Feast

Even with boatloads of nachos, nonstop chicken wings and all the guacamole you can sink your chips into, there’s one game-day dish that a football fan — or commercial aficionado — can’t live without. It’s a little sandwich we like to call the slider. Champion of the happy hour menu and bite-size rendering of a national favorite, these…


Sometimes You Need a Microwave, or Lessons Learned From Taco Bell’s Latest Desserts

[Photographs: Todd Brock] The last time I got talked into trying some new dessert items from Taco Bell, I came away pleasantly surprised by two out of three. And as we all know, two out of three ain’t bad.* *Note: Anytime I get the chance to work in a Meat Loaf reference, I take it. And…