Go Time: 8 of the Best Family Vacations for Spring and Summer

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UPDATED June 13th, 2018 It’s spring! Finally! And while this warmer, sunnier and more cheerful season is a welcomed change from winter for many people across the country, it also comes with its own challenges, like planning the best family…

The Cast Iron Skillet: 10 Recipes to Serve Straight from the Pan

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Forget non-stick cookware; a cast iron skillet is practically the only pan you need and it will last for decades. Cast iron can get superhot; it distributes heat evenly and, instead of leaching chemicals into your food, it actually adds some…
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Feel Good Foods: Mood Boosting Meals to Snap You Back to Joy

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We all know a healthy diet benefits our bodies but eating more feel good foods can be just as beneficial to our state of mind. But before you start reaching for the chips and ice cream...good mood food and comfort food are two completely different…

How to Make a Perfect Soufflé Dish

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Attempting to execute a perfect soufflé dish conjures up images of Lucille Ball tripping through the kitchen desperately (and unsuccessfully) trying to keep her soufflé inflated. One of the biggest myths of this airy creation is that it's…

Less is More: Three Ingredient Recipes that are Secret Weapons

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What would we do without those go-to three-ingredient recipes? You just got home after a long day only to realize you forgot to hit the grocery store, your pantry is bare and take-out won't cut it. Don't panic! Chances are you've got what…

Legume Love: 10 Bean Recipes for Your Meatless Protein Fix

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Shrink your carbon footprint and your waistline by substituting bean recipes for meat once a week. There are other vegetable protein options but it's hard to beat beans in terms of nutritional value and most of us aren't eating enough of them.…

10 Guava Fruit Recipes You'll Flip Over

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Guava fruit has been a staple in Mexico and other Latin American countries for centuries for a reason. It's a particularly lovely treat with soft pink, yellow or dark red flesh and a truly unique flavor. There's no one rule for how to eat…

Nature's Cheese: What is Nutritional Yeast and How to Cook with It

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What is nutritional yeast? If you're vegan, you're probably already familiar with this non-dairy cheese alternative that may just be one of the breakout superfoods of 2016. Nutritional yeast doesn't sound particularly appetizing but it actually…

Italian Food Fusion Update: A Latino Spin by Barilla & Chef Ingrid Hoffmann

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An exciting new food trend has begun pairing two family favorites, Italian food and Latin food. Barilla has partnered with celebrity Chef Ingrid Hoffmann to create new and unique Latino Italian Fusion recipes. Latin food flavors and spices…

Last-Minute Christmas Dinner Ideas that Require No Prep

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If you've been too busy going to parties and buying gifts to come up with Christmas dinner ideas, you're not alone! Luckily you've got a little more culinary leeway with this meal than Thanksgiving. If you're a mom who would rather spend your…