Finding the time to cook a well-balanced meal isn't as difficult as it sounds, even for busy families constantly on the go. Keeping chicken in the fridge or freezer, and using ingredients typically on hand in the pantry opens up a variety of meal options that are quick, easy, and tasty.
In addition to chicken, ingredients such as cream soups, salsa, rice, pasta, tomato sauce, and vegetables can be mixed, matched, and tossed to create an... Read More
by Rita Chaney
For many of us who work and want to watch our weight and eat healthy, lunch can be the most difficult meal of the day. We're "stuck" away from home with very little time to make decisions about where to go for lunch and what to eat that won't totally blow our nutritional program. So, how can we avoid all the fattening foods offered at the local drive-thrus, yet... Read More
Cutting out fast-food lunches can be difficult in the beginning, but after a few weeks you'll be sold. Your wallet may even get fatter while your waistline gets smaller!
In order to "make over" your brown-bag lunch, you are going to need a few things. You will need some plastic containers and zip-lock sandwich bags to get started.
When you are making supper, always keep the next day's lunch in mind. If you double the recipe, then you will... Read More
Martha Stewart ruined it for everyone. Perfectly sane people now operate under the belief that, in order to have friends over, they need a year of planning, an entire book's worth of chi-chi appetizers, and a venue that looks like it was decorated by a movie set designer.
Martha lied. Having a successful party doesn't require expensive food or intensive cooking skills. Here are five festive tips for feeding your friends that aren't dependent on... Read More
Some like it hot -- hot dogs, that is. Imagine a device that would enable you to heat your franks and toast your buns at the same time. It's no joke. There's actually such a thing and we've put this crafty kitchen aid to the test.
Hot dog connoisseurs rejoice: the invention of the century has finally arrived! Here is a device that lets you pop in your hot dogs and buns together, press down, and make preparing hot dogs as easy as toast.... Read More