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Recipes

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Digital tools change the way cooks access recipes

With a box full of carrots and a hankering for something vaguely exotic, Mary-Claire van Leunen turned to her computer for a recipe. “I looked for ‘Turkish carrots,’ and I found it easily; in fact, I found half a dozen,” said the retired Seattle software researcher. Almost everyone’s done it — fired up a search […]

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What parents need to know to help their picky eaters

The mealtime struggle between parents and children is a daily event for many families. While some kids are just picky eaters, other times they flat-out refuse to eat. Here’s some advice about food strikes from Marilyn Day, MSRD, Nutritionist in Preventive Cardiology at Children’s Hospital Colorado. What should I do if I my child refuses […]

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What makes summer pop? Making your own soda

The first and most essential rule of making your own soda pop at home is this: You must not try to re-create something you normally buy at the store. In other words, don’t try to make your own Coca- Cola or 7-Up. It can’t be done. Let it go. What you can make is something […]

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Delicious salad recipes for summer

Ah, the salad days of summer. Toss together one of these big, fat, fresh salads today — you won’t want anything else for supper at all. Southwestern Salad With Shrimp Recipe from Everyday Food magazine. (Copyright 2011, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc.) Serves 4. Ingredients 1 tablespoon plus 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided 1 […]

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Healthy Snacks Your Kids Will Love

  • 03 Jul, 2011
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We all want our children to learn healthy eating habits. But in a world overrun with fast food restaurants and vending machine snacks, providing healthy alternatives for kids has become difficult. Here is a list of hearty yet nutritious snacks for your family to enjoy. Confetti Yogurt Pops This delicious and easy-to-make treat is perfect […]

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