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Find our favorite healthy recipes and cooking tips from the best cookbooks, food blogs, and websites to make cooking faster and easier.

How to Uncork Champagne
How to Uncork Champagne

Don’t let a fear of uncorking the bubbly keep you from enjoying the party. Just follow these… >>

Why You Should Buy Local
Why You Should Buy Local

Learn why buying locally is a smarter, healthier option. >>

Three-Vegetable Salad With Curry Vinaigrette
Three-Vegetable Salad With Curry Vinaigrette

Green beans, cauliflower, and corn are tossed with a delicious vinaigrette in this quick salad. >>

Honey-Lime Vinaigrette
Honey-Lime Vinaigrette

Try this sweet-and-sour dressing on any salad. >>

Father's Day Recipes
Father’s Day Recipes

Spoil Dad with a delicious meal on his special day. >>

Why Pork Is the Perfect Meat
Why Pork Is the Perfect Meat

Los Angeles chefs share their picks for the perfect meat. >>

5 Ways to Choose the Best Berries
5 Ways to Choose the Best Berries

Whether you’re serving them with ice cream or yogurt, baking a pie, or just eating them straight… >>

Carved Watermelons
8 Spectacular Watermelon Carving Ideas

Decorate your next party with an edible summer centerpiece that anyone can make, using these ideas… >>

5 Flowers That Make for Sweet Desserts
5 Flowers That Make for Sweet Desserts

Try cooking with flowers using these delicious dessert recipes. >>

Spicy Tomato Cocktail Soup
Spicy Tomato Cocktail Soup

A cross between a Bloody Mary and a gazpacho, this chilled soup brings out the sweetness and… >>

How to Blanch Vegetables for Grilling
How to Blanch Vegetables for Grilling

For faster veggie grilling, pros recommend blanching. Here is a quick guide to blanching vegetables… >>

Make Your Own Cereal Bars
Make Your Own Cereal Bars

Irresistible little morsels of crunch and sweetness, these snacks have lots going for them. They're… >>

Grilled Flank Steak and Sweet Potatoes with Dried Tomato, Caper, and Parsley Sauce
Grilled Flank Steak and Sweet Potatoes with Dried Tomato, Caper, and Parsley Sauce

Here's a heart healthy way to serve up family dinner! Fire up the grill for this new twist on the… >>

Chilled Summer Berry Bisque
Chilled Summer Berry Bisque

A blend of yogurt and spices thickens this cold blueberry soup and tempers the sweetness. It makes… >>

Green Gazpacho With Smoked Salmon
Green Gazpacho With Smoked Salmon

Aromatic hot-smoked salmon has a ham-like texture and contrasts deliciously well with the chilled… >>

Chilled Melon Soup With Shrimp and Avocado
Chilled Melon Soup With Shrimp and Avocado

Fresh fruit soups can be prepared ahead and are light and cooling on a hot summer's day. Serve with… >>

Chilled Peach Soup
Chilled Peach Soup

You shouldn't miss out on this summer's crop of sweet "stone fruits." This chilled soup recipe… >>

Chilled Avocado and Cucumber Soup
Chilled Avocado and Cucumber Soup

The creamy texture of the avocado marries very well with the cucumber and citrus juices in this… >>

Chilled Cream of Zucchini Soup
Chilled Cream of Zucchini Soup

This lovely green soup makes a delightful summer lunch or a beautiful beginning to a summer dinner… >>

4 Beef Stir-Fry Recipes
4 Beef Stir-Fry Recipes

Try one of these delicious recipes for a fast dinner. >>