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Get Ready to Pin the Heck Out of These 23 Healthy Pumpkin Desserts

Get ready to dig into a deliciously rich and smooth bite of sweet pumpkiny goodness . . . and let the superstealthy healthy powers work their magic while your taste buds are none the wiser.<p>Not sure what we mean? Think about indulging in a dessert that tastes like a classic comfort food while …


Mushroom Broth is the New Bone Broth

Move over, bone broth. According to a new trend report, 2016 is all about mushroom broth.<p>Bone broth had a big year in 2015. The simple soup base, …

Healthy One-Pot Meals to Start the Year Off Right

Here are five hearty one-pot meals for winter that will not derail your healthy eating plans.<p>It’s 2016—the beginning of a brand-new year. The gyms …


How to Make a Healthy Breakfast Smoothie Bowl

Eating a healthy breakfast in the New Year doesn't have to mean a boring bowl of oatmeal. In this video, watch how to make a hearty banana-nut …

49 Turmeric Recipes, the Wonder Spice Your Body Needs

Also known as the long lost Spice Girl.<p>Like ginger, turmeric, the unassuming root with color so vibrant you suddenly have an urge to hand-dye fabric, is said to be one of the world's healthiest foods—the bright orange-yellow equivalent of putting your insides through a car wash. An essential, …


3 Recipes You'll Cook Constantly in 2016, Courtesy of Pinterest Superstar Bonnie Tsang

Food and lifestyle photographer Bonnie Tsang has been on Pinterest for five years—she was using an early, invitation-only version before most people had even <i>heard</i> of it. Though her influential account has led to creative projects with tastemakers such as Oprah Winfrey and companies like Estee …

35 Cheesy Appetizers That Are Cheesier Than Your Uncle’s Jokes

Fact: The best kind of apps contain cheese.<p>Nothing starts a party faster than cheesy appetizers. Whether it's a cheese twists, a big bowl of queso, pull-apart cheesy bread, or mozzarella sticks, we can't get enough. Here are 35 to put out at your next shindig.


5 Best Holiday Side Dishes to Make with Ginger

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

11 Starters and Sweets for Your New Year's Bash

Now that Hanukkah and Christmas are over, it's time to focus on the next party! The great thing about entertaining on New Year's Eve is that your "meal" can be made up of fun finger foods.<p><b>1. Crispy Coconut Shrimp with Sweet Red Chili Sauce</b><p>Coconut Shrimp makes fabulous finger food for a party, …

6 Brussels Sprouts Recipes That Will Change Your Life

Roasting is just the beginning.<p>Bring some flavor to your Thanksgiving table (or everyday table) with these 6 irresistible brussels sprouts recipes.<p><b>Spicy Roasted Brussels Sprouts</b><p>You could roast your sprouts with some olive oil and call it a day. Or you could toss them in a honey-Sriracha sauce, then …

Why You Should Cook Your Turkey Upside-Down

Breast-side down to gives the legs a head start.<p>If you're cooking an entire turkey this Thanksgiving, you already know that it takes a little bit of creativity to get it to cook just right -- and there's no one perfect method for every home chef.<p>If you're not careful, you'll overcook the white meat …

Buying These Organic Foods Is A Waste Of Money

<i>By: Kara King</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>People choose to eat organically for many reasons -- it's better for the planet, it's supposedly healthier -- but often these folks are misguided. Although it's true that USDA organic products must be free from synthetic ingredients and grown on farms that strive to …