The holidays are a time for family, friends, and deliciously rich food. But before you slip into a food coma, try ending your meal with these sweet and healthy treats. Inspired by the flavors of Latin culture, turn those classic Thanksgiving desserts into something different this holiday season -- without the guilt!
It's time to go back to school, so why not send your kids back with a fresh, new lunch menu? Ditch those tired ham and cheese sandwiches and pacakged snack mixes and get your kids excited about opening up their lunchbox! Here, registered dietitian and cookbook author Lourdes Castro offers up fun options that are not only healthier for kids; they're packed with bold flavors as well. Trust us, your kids won’t be trading these lunches in the cafeteria.
‘Tis the season for giving and what better way to show love and appreciation than dedicating your time to a charity? Our favorite chefs have shared how they play Santa Claus to some of their favorite charities and organizations. Whether it's delivering food to hungry families in New Orleans, combatting childhood obesity and championing healthy eating, or speaking up for those who can’t speak for themselves, chefs have given back in more ways than one.
The holidays are approaching and while everyone is preparing to sit down to a delicious home cooked meal, what’s really on everyone’s minds is the best course yet: dessert. We’ve asked some of our favorite chefs what desserts they like to indulge in. Pumpkin flan, spiked eggnog, and the classic pionono all made the list. What’s your guilty pleasure dessert this holiday season?
The holidays are upon us, and for some, that means a very busy and stressful schedule. Whether you'll be dedicating your time to cleaning, baking, shopping, or decorating, try incorporating some culture into your festivities. While Thanksgiving is an American holiday, there’s no reason why you can’t turn the day into a fall themed food fiesta for family and friends. Here, some easy tips to freshen up any turkey get together.
We're talking to organization expert Melanie Graham at The Container Store for kitchen fixes that will not only save you energy and time, but money as well. We've already covered small changes. Up next, the big things!
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