Summer Black Beans with Tomatoes and Corn Recipe
    July 19, 2010
    Summer Black Beans with Tomatoes and Corn Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] Ripe tomatoes, corn, green onions, and basil put summer on your plate with this delicious bean dish. The exact proportions aren't important as long as (more…)…

    Baked Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe
    June 21, 2010
    Baked Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] One of the favorite things we all love about parties are the appetizers. Try these stuffed mushrooms: woodsy, cheesy, and (more…)…

    Vegetarian Caprese Pasta Recipe
    June 18, 2010
    Vegetarian Caprese Pasta Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] This is a perfect way to utilize the abundance of home grown tomatoes and basil that is available all summer long!  Caprese pasta is a great vegetarian and nut-free main dish th…

    Crock Pot Carnitas with Avocado and Cilantro-Lime Cabbage Recipe
    June 18, 2010
    Crock Pot Carnitas with Avocado and Cilantro-Lime Cabbage Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] This dinner is a home run for sure! The pork is so tender when it finishes cooking that you are able to shred it using just your wooden spoon (seriously). The pureed chipotle in …

    Balsamic-Tarragon Vinaigrette Recipe
    June 18, 2010
    Balsamic-Tarragon Vinaigrette Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] A fun vinaigrette recipe.  ! Not only great on salads you can pair this vinaigrette with your favorite pasta.…

    Herb and Flower-Crusted Halibut Recipe
    June 16, 2010
    Herb and Flower-Crusted Halibut Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] The herbs and blossoms coating this fish not only look spectacular, but also add (more…)…

    Tasty Coconut Basmati Rice with Almonds Recipe
    June 16, 2010
    Tasty Coconut Basmati Rice with Almonds Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] A tasty and nutty rice that goes well with ethnic meals. This recipe pairs well with Chicken Curry. Cook's Note: If slivered almonds are not readily available, you can (more&hel…

    Velvety Red Pepper and Tomato Soup Recipe
    June 16, 2010
    Velvety Red Pepper and Tomato Soup Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] This recipe is a version of the beloved boxed soup that is just as tasty and relatively quick and easy. The croutons add (more…)…

    Sunday Brunch Rosemary-Lemon Biscuits Recipe
    June 16, 2010
    Sunday Brunch Rosemary-Lemon Biscuits Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] There are a handful of standard recipes that you can teach your children, so that no matter where or in what situation, they can create from scratch something that will make peop…

    Balsamic Roasted Chard Recipe
    June 7, 2010
    Balsamic Roasted Chard Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] Just these few ingredients, a very hot oven (450 degrees), and MINIMAL cook time and you will find yourself (and your family) falling in love with Swiss chard or kale (oh you thi…

    Terrific Turkey Chili Recipe
    June 7, 2010
    Terrific Turkey Chili Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] A hearty chili from the kitchen of celebrity chef Domenica Catelli…

    Super Fiber Rich Cereal Recipe
    June 7, 2010
    Super Fiber Rich Cereal Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] This recipe is packed with fiber from all different sources...quinoa, oats, flax. Cook it up with a bit of (more…)…

    Kale Risotto and Pepitas Recipe
    June 7, 2010
    Kale Risotto and Pepitas Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] Kale risotto and pepitas (aka pumpkin seeds): sound fancy? Looks fancy, too, yea? Here's the thing: it's not. And that's what I love about this recipe. Well, that, and (more&hell…

    Scrumptious Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe
    June 7, 2010
    Scrumptious Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] Did you know you can store home-made ice cream? Just freeze any extra in single-serving containers and thaw for about 20 minutes before serving. Fresh is best, but frozen and sli…

    Blueberry Almond Morning Polenta Recipe
    May 19, 2010
    Blueberry Almond Morning Polenta Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] I love breakfast. And though I believe that it is, indeed, the most important meal of the day, breakfast can be hard to keep exciting without going off the deep end, if you know …

    Brown Rice with Green Peas Recipe
    March 12, 2010
    Brown Rice with Green Peas Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] A good rice cooker is a great way to cut the time it takes to make dinner. I put rice, polenta, oatmeal, quinoa, etc. on to cook in the morning and my rice cooker keeps it perfec…

    Fresh Apricots
    March 2, 2010
    Apricot Glazed Chicken

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    The Useless Appendix? Not! Useless Surgery? Maybe.
    January 20, 2010
    The Useless Appendix? Not! Useless Surgery? Maybe.

    Until now, most doctors agreed that when appendicitis strikes, the appendix has to go. This deep-seated idea began in 1889. Appendectomy was so successful at saving lives that it has been largely unch…

    Yummy Yam Frosting Recipe
    September 4, 2006
    Yummy Yam Frosting Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] Loaded with golden-orange color, sweet earthy flavor and A and C nutrients. An awesome way to utilize leftover yams and sweet potatoes. Frost up (more…)…

    Sweet Pepper Relish Recipe
    September 4, 2006
    Sweet Pepper Relish Recipe

    [star-rating][yields] Adding condiments made from raw vegetables gives meals extra enzymes, nutrients and (most noteworthy) flavor. This bright red relish made from bell peppers adds all of the above …