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Meal Planning, A Love/Hate Roller Coaster

Meal planning. For a rookie in the kitchen, the phrase alone elicits a cringe. Find out what one writer learned when she headed to the kitchen to prep seven meals in one night.
Posted 4/27/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Alicia Capetillo : 17 comments   8,425 views
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Acquainting Myself With the Kitchen After Years of Neglect

Our resident delivery connoisseur challenged herself to 30 days without ordering food. In this second entry, she shares what she's learned about creating a functional kitchen.
Posted 4/20/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Alicia Capetillo : 11 comments   11,053 views
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12 Soul-Satisfying Chili Recipes

Your family will be quick to gather around the table when you prepare one of these 12 hearty and easy-to-prep chili recipes.
Posted 2/24/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Denise Tausig : 5 comments   20,294 views
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Shop, Prep, Freeze--Your Dinners Will Be a Breeze!

Stocking up your freezer with many nights' worth of meals can be as easy as throwing your own freezer meal prep party. We explain how--and offer recipes to get you started.
Posted 2/10/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 6 comments   25,954 views
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Four Healthy Changes That Start in Your Kitchen Cabinets

Time for your kitchen to get on board with your healthy lifestyle. These four organizational tips will make your kitchen a lean, mean, healthy cooking machine.
Posted 2/2/2016  12:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 6 comments   23,565 views
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12 Recipes for Little Chefs in Training

Grab some little helpers and get started with one of these 12 tasty, healthy and kid-approved recipes. Bon appetit!
Posted 9/8/2015  12:00:00 AM By: Alicia Capetillo : 0 comments   10,750 views
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5 Veggies You Didn't Know You Could Cook in the Microwave

Did you know you can make pickles in the microwave? Believe it! Here's how.
Posted 2/18/2015  12:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 13 comments   36,473 views
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You've Never Used Your Microwave Like This Before!

Now that school is back in session, save time (and your sanity) with these easy hacks and recipes using your microwave!
Posted 9/23/2014  12:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 4 comments   21,459 views
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Easy & Healthy Ways to Grill Indoors

Did you know your oven can double as a grill? Here's how to get that smoky summer flavor all year long.
Posted 5/23/2014  12:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 6 comments   21,306 views
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Gear Up for the Perfect Tailgate

Once you've planned the perfect tailgate party, you'll want to stock up on gear to help you celebrate your favorite team and serve up delicious snacks in style.
Posted 11/15/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Megan Patrick : 7 comments   10,009 views
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The Top 20 SparkRecipes on Pinterest

We've put together a list of our most popular recipes on Pinterest!
Posted 6/12/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Melinda Hershey : 17 comments   102,141 views
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