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Offbeat Vegetable Pairings and Dips

A colorful vegetable tray is a party food standard, but this faithful healthy staple can be woefully uncreative. These off-beat veggie and dip pairings feature some of winter's best in-season vegetables — including potatoes and fruit.

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Offbeat Vegetable Pairings and Dips

Ways to Use 4 Different Types of Squash

We love our pumpkins to the point of culinary dependency this time of year. Not only do we decorate our homes with them and carve them, but we put them in all manner of drinks, pies, cakes and even savory dishes like curries, gnocchi, ravioli and soup.

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Ways to Use 4 Different Types of Squash

Spring Brunch Recipes

Celebrate the season of new life through meals filled with fresh fruit, in-season vegetables and conviviality. Put these spring brunch recipes on the menu, and gather your friends and family to linger around the table and feast on spring's bounty! Asparagus Frittata with Thyme Thyme and paprika complement this Mediterranean take on the beloved frittata, featuring fresh asparagus, feta and sun-dried tomatoes.

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Spring Brunch Recipes

Turkey Brining

Brining is a process of marinating the turkey in a salt and spice solution. The process is designed to saturate the meat with the salt and thereby locking in moisture when cooked.

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Turkey Brining

Cook at Home and Save

It’s no secret we Americans love our restaurants. Most of us relish the opportunity to have a meal in a relaxing atmosphere with friends, trying new dishes that have been creatively prepared for us.

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Cook at Home and Save

Cooking with Organics

Talk about momentum! For over a decade now, the organic movement has been growing. Year after year, more of us are choosing organic products in support of the environment, farmers and their families, and our own health and well being.

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Cooking with Organics

Healthy Eating Guide

The hectic pace of modern life often takes a toll on nutrition--as we fuel our fast-paced lifestyles with fast food and squeeze our meals into the corners of ever-tightening schedules. But the busier our lives become, the more crucial it is to provide our bodies with nourishing foods that will sustain the level of energy we need to keep us going.

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Healthy Eating Guide

Gluten-Free Baking

A warm pan of decadent brownies or a moist, melt-in-your-mouth cake are simple treats that show your love. Unfortunately, these beloved desserts are usually off-limits for gluten-free eaters.

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Gluten-Free Baking

Local Bounty – Making the Most of Farmers Markets

Colorful produce of all sizes, shapes and textures, fresh air, and friendly farmers — what better way to spend a summer morning than at your local Farmer's Market? Here you'll find the most nutritious produce for you and your family (and, if you're lucky, some freshly baked breads, cheeses, and other artisinal foods, too). At the same time, by shopping at the Farmers Market, you'll actively support your community as well as the environment (most supermarket food travels an average of 1,500 miles to the shelves!).

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Local Bounty – Making the Most of Farmers Markets

Bring Robust Organic Flavor to Your Everyday Meals