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Jan. 25, 2011 7:39 pm 
Updated: Jan. 26, 2011 9:38 am
I am constantly trying new recipes, or new takes on old recipes. When I do, my goal is always the same, to make a healthy and satisfying dish that is also full of flavor. Most of the time, I like to think, I'm pretty successful. Sometimes, I'm not. And sometimes I feel like I hit a h MORE
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Jan. 16, 2011 8:26 pm 
Updated: Jan. 17, 2011 1:14 pm
Did you make a healthy resolution for the new year? How's it going? Are you taking small steps? Did you start with picking healthier versions of ingredients in your cooking? Now that you're thinking about what you're eating, it's time to start thinking about how much. Restaurants  and f MORE
Jan. 11, 2011 8:53 am 
Updated: Jan. 11, 2011 4:42 pm
Potato Gnocchi with Kale and Mushrooms in a Goat Cheese Sauce For me, there is something wonderfully decadent about gnocchi. Made from either ricotta cheese or potato, it has such a creamy texture and is so often served in brown butter or olive oil sauces. As decadent as it seems, MORE
Jan. 5, 2011 9:42 pm 
Updated: Jan. 11, 2011 8:48 am
It's a new year, a time for possibilities and brighter futures. For many, it's a time for the annual New Year's resolution. And, for almost as many, it's the same resolution they made last year, and the year before, and maybe even the year before that! Can you tell that I'm not a fan of MORE
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I love food! But I let that love get the best of me and my weight ballooned to more than 300 pounds. My wife and I joined Weight Watchers and, over a three-year period, I lost 100 pounds. However, I refused to give up on the foods I love, from Alfredo to cheeseburgers. I set out to find ways to eat almost anything I wanted, but to prepare it in a healthy way. Now, I'm sharing my love of food and cooking with others interested in living a healthy lifestyle.
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