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The Best Popsicles To Cool You Off This Summer

(0) Comments | Posted June 19, 2012 | 6:45 PM

Snack: Mango Lassi Popsicles, Fudgesicles and Mojito Pops
Brain Booster Rating: Mango Lassi: 9 out of 10. Packed with protein from the Greek yogurt, Vitamin A from the mango and healthy minerals from the...

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Money Mindful Meals: Vanilla Frozen Yogurt

(2) Comments | Posted May 29, 2012 | 7:05 PM

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My parents are moving and my mom has been asking me for months to help her sort through a few boxes in the garage. I have been procrastinating going home and sorting through math tests from the...

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How to Photograph Food Without a Fancy Camera

(4) Comments | Posted May 23, 2012 | 11:34 AM

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How do I love food blogging? Let me count the ways. You have the pleasure of experimenting with new recipes, writing about your adventures in the kitchen and, of course, eating the masterpieces you have created. But what...

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No-Cook Rice Cake Vegetable Tartines

(0) Comments | Posted May 15, 2012 | 5:52 PM

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When it comes to lunch or snacks, sometimes you just need something quick. Sure, it would be great to fix yourself a nice steaming plate of lasagna for lunch. Of course it would be fabulous if...

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Pretzel-Crusted Peanut Butter Brownies

(2) Comments | Posted May 10, 2012 | 9:55 AM

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When it comes to dessert, I'm a sweet + salty kind of girl. In my opinion, any sweet treat can be made a whole lot better by a sprinkling of coarse sea salt. I used to work at...

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Summertime Cinco De Mayo Cocktail: Tequila Sunset

(0) Comments | Posted May 4, 2012 | 3:05 PM

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Recently I turned 21, which opened a door to happy hour, classy cocktails, and purchasing alcohol for more than two bucks. Basically I feel like I've entered actual adulthood. And yes, I will admit to fully exercising...

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Avocado Breakfast Toast

(3) Comments | Posted April 24, 2012 | 4:34 PM

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You've heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and I find that to be oh-so true. History has shown me that breakfast, unlike other meals, has the profound ability to set my day right. A good breakfast that is...

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The Best Chilled Soups for Spring

(1) Comments | Posted April 18, 2012 | 10:29 AM

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So your body may not have been in top-notch condition for spring break, but there's still time to get that bikini bod by summertime! For us foodies who dream, live and eat food all the time,...

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How To: Use Vending Machine Snacks in Home Cooking

(6) Comments | Posted April 10, 2012 | 12:44 PM

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Whether or not we like to admit it, we've all been there. Probably sometime between 3:30 p.m. and 4 p.m..

Lunch is a distant memory and dinner is still a way away, but the snack attack...

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Five Ways To Satisfy A Sweet Tooth In Under 15 Minutes

(2) Comments | Posted April 5, 2012 | 10:51 AM

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Even if dessert is not usually your jam, you know what it's like to have a sweets craving.  In the middle of the day between classes, at midnight when you're putting the finishing touches on...

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How to Evolve Your Egg Sandwich in Five Easy Steps

(2) Comments | Posted March 29, 2012 | 11:52 AM

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If you're like me,  you're thinking about Pokémon. We're both thinking about Pokémon. It's OK. Pokémon evolve, it's only natural. Well, when Ash was on the road through all those color towns, he, much like yourself I...

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The 5 Best Ways To Eat Cereal, Without Milk

(2) Comments | Posted March 21, 2012 | 10:37 AM

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Well-known food writer Erma Bombeck once said, "Like religion, politics and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial." How right she is!

Everyone seems to have his or...

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Lemon Ricotta Pancakes With Raspberry Sauce

(0) Comments | Posted March 14, 2012 | 11:16 AM

I will now share with you a short excerpt of dialogue from the pilot episode of Arrested Development.

Jason Bateman: What have we always said is the most important thing?
Michael Cera: Breakfast.
Jason Bateman: ...Family.
Michael Cera: Oh, right, family.  I thought you meant of the...

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Spice Up Your Coffee

(0) Comments | Posted March 7, 2012 | 9:16 AM

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Snack: Spiced Coffee
Brain Booster Rating: 9 out of 10, the coffee will surely kickstart your brain functioning.
Equipment: Mug, coffee-making setup (I have a percolator)
Ingredients: Coffee, milk, brown sugar, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg

I must admit,...

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5 Best Uses for Old Bananas

(31) Comments | Posted February 28, 2012 | 1:48 PM

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For some reason I always buy too many bananas. Then they get spotty and mushy, and I end up throwing them out. I try buying smaller bananas, fewer bananas, green bananas, yet they turn brown before...

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Homemade Larabars

(5) Comments | Posted February 21, 2012 | 4:59 PM

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The one winter tradition that always melts my heart is my mom's yearly fruitcake-making extravaganza. Dried fruit bits and drops of brandy go flying; it's really quite fun. (PS: What is a fruitcake?) I know a...

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Homemade Shakshuka

(1) Comments | Posted February 15, 2012 | 11:26 AM

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I have only been in Israel for a week, and have already gone through two containers of hummus, the ultimate Middle Eastern food. Two large containers. But as popular and tasty as hummus is, there are so many Middle...
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The 5 Best Sendable Valentine's Day Treats

(1) Comments | Posted February 7, 2012 | 3:35 PM

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I've already waxed poetic about my sweet tooth on here, so let's just cut to the chase. Food is one of my favorite ways to show someone I care, period. Friends and family expect boxes of cookies...

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Sweet Dreamin': A Fruit Tart Fit for Valentine's Day

(1) Comments | Posted January 31, 2012 | 10:26 PM

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During the school year, I catch myself dreaming up various excuses to retreat from College Hill to the cutest little pastry shop in Providence, just a trolley ride away. The bakery is called Pastiche and they make the...

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Slow Cooker BBQ Pulled Pork

(5) Comments | Posted January 18, 2012 | 9:35 AM

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This post was featured on Small Kitchen College as part of our Slow Cooker Challenge Week!

Pulled pork is undoubtedly a big pile of yum, but it can be difficult to determine how it got...

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