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When TV Dinners Met the Boob Toob

RB Bronson | Posted 12.15.2014 | Fifty
RB Bronson

I don't eat this sort of food anymore, but like the TV shows that accompanied them, I recall these dinners with some fondness. Like TV, they were new and modern. Like the throwaway fodder we watched with delight, our TV dinners looked delicious on the packaging, but delivered empty calories and little taste.

Sugar Kills! How Do We Decrease Consumption?

Jeff Ritterman, MD | Posted 05.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Ritterman, MD

Our advice could be simple: "Eat real food. If they advertise it, don't buy it." The explanation simple as well: They advertise food and beverages because they want you to eat and drink products that are unhealthy."

The Best (And Worst) Turkey TV Dinners, In Case Of Thanksgiving Emergencies

Posted 11.18.2013 | Taste

When tragedy strikes, be ready with a Plan B.

Meatless Monday: The Art(isan) of Vegan Cheese -- Miyoko Schinner

Ellen Kanner | Posted 07.20.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Why bother making your own vegan cheese when you can buy it? "I don't want to put down any other cheeses, but you get this artificial chemical flavor in your mouth," says the "Vegan Mashup" star. "I don't consider that food. I'm all about real food."

Mario Batali Makes Homemade TV Dinner Inspired By The 50s

Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

Who said you can't enjoy an amazing meal with a TV dinner? In the above video, Mario Batali makes a homemade salisbury steak TV dinner, inspired by th...

Do Frozen Meals Free Us Or Turn Us Into Barbarians?

Anneli Rufus | Posted 10.02.2011 | Home
Anneli Rufus

Are Trader Joe's frozen gnocchi and Hibachi House frozen teriyaki chicken destroying Western civilization? Or are they the great liberators of our age?

How Divorce Burns the Soup

Candace Walsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Candace Walsh

During divorce, home-life rituals are disrupted. Cooking and regular sit-down dinners are often the first things to go. It's harder to meal-plan, shop...

PHOTOS: 8 Ways You Can Be Fooled By Your Food

Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We heartily applaud any effort to green your diet. But beware: looks can be misleading. While organic is much better for the environment since it ex...