Healthy Post Holidays Eating

We all indulge a little more than we should over the holidays.

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Reuben Butterfield


5 Mediterranean-style Ideas for Dinner Tonight & Greek Spinach Pie Recipe

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Meatballs in a Minute

Meatballs are fun food. Not only do they taste great, they cook quickly and are super-versatile. Meatballs are great to toss into spaghetti sauce, soups, stews, sandwiches or just munch into all on their own.

Idea for Dinner Tonight: Shepherd's Pie Recipe

This shepherd's pie recipe has been a family favorite for almost twenty years. Thanks to my good friend, Elizabeth, for this recipe's original inspiration. I remember eating it at her house and reveling in the rich flavor, the satisfying combination of this comfort food casserole.

A-1 Black Bean Recipe: Sandy's California Black Bean Salad

This black bean salad recipe is not only one of the best bean salads I've ever had, it's quick and easy to pull together. It's a classic taste of California, shared from my good friend who calls San Diego home.

Easy Elegant Dessert: Frozen Peanut Butter Cream Pie

This frozen peanut butter cream pie has been a family favorite since my kids were little. My fondest memories of this pie include afternoons when one of my good friends would bring her kids over for an afternoon playdate and we would indulge in this divine pie together.

7 Weekday Dinner Recipe Ideas & Super-easy Feta Cheese Recipe

Today I’d like to share with you a fabulous way to grill feta cheese stovetop-style -- it brings out the chewy texture, mellows the tang, adds a crisp layer and is a wonderful accompaniment to salad. Feta cheese is high in protein, calcium, riboflavin, vitamin B12 and phosphorus.

3 Easy Snack Recipes

Awhile ago when I was doing some recipe development work for Relish, I created these fun easy snack recipes for kids. They are quick and easy, can be made in one bowl, are mixed easily by hand, travel well in ziplocs, and keep for a week in the fridge. In other words, they are perfect for kids.