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    As long as there’s been football, there’s been amazingly delicious all-American recipes battling for the number one spot in the hearts and tastebuds of fans across the nation. This year is no exception. The two top contenders at the center of the table field are:  fan favorite the Homestyle Meatballs,  bringing their A-game and packing some serious all lean beef flavor!… facing off against the all too delicious crowd pleasers the Beefy Blue Cheese Nachos that will undoubtedly … continued…

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  Healthy eating is not about strict dietary limitations, staying unrealistically thin, or depriving yourself of the foods you love. Rather, it’s about feeling great, improving your outlook, and transforming your lifestyle into a healthful one. If you feel overwhelmed by all the conflicting nutrition and diet advice out there, you’re not alone. It seems that for every expert who tells you a certain food is good for you, you’ll find another saying exactly the opposite. But by using these … continued…

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  We all know that good nutrition is an integral part of achieving and maintaining a health body. Food is a gift to your body. It reflects your self-love, self-worth and self-acceptance. That is why it is so important to understand the various benefits that food brings to your life. A few of those benefits include: energy, recovery and health. These benefits can come from a balanced nutrition – the key word being balance. To enjoy these benefits, you don’t … continued…

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  Let’s talk healthier leaner nutrition for a minute. If we asked you to close your eyes and tell us what types of foods come to mind when we say “ healthier and leaner”, what would those foods be? If you are like most people, you’re probably thinking tasteless, bland no-fat, diet frozen food … and truthfully who wouldn’t have a long face when they think the only option to a healthier lifestyle comes in the form of complete restriction … continued…

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  Halloween comes and goes (poof!) in a day. Between putting up decorations, deciding on the best costumes and make-up applications, you want easy to make fun recipes for all your little (and big) witches and goblins to enjoy. Here are some creepy, scary  and yet delicious recipes that are sure to make your celebration, epic. Happy haunting!   Running around scaring and haunting all day sure can build an appetite. How about these delicious Mummy Dogs  that are sure … continued…

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  Let’s face it, summer is starting to fade.  It’s hard to say goodbye, so let’s make things a bit better by saying hello– a hello to hearty fall food, that is. You know, the stick to your ribs, comforting food that’s even a bit sinful. We’re talking about something like nachos. Nachos are the best. Crunchy tortilla chips topped with cheesy sauce, hearty ground beef, and jalapeños. Oh, yeah. But let’s not stop there. Today, we’re making Beefy Blue … continued…

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SNACK ON THIS!   When you were growing up, chances are you heard the eternal “don’t eat that you’ll spoil your appetite”. But snacks can keep younger kids from getting so hungry that they become cranky, and older kids from overeating larger meals. Snacks are important for hunger management and can also teach kids about the importance of good nutrition. It’s all about offering the right foods at the right times. The best snacks are higher in protein, low in … continued…

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Before you know it, Summer will be over. Days will be shorter and it will be time again for backpacks, homework …and for many, loads of snow, ice and slush. So make the most of the next few weeks to get out there and finish off the season with some fun activities!   WATER + BALLONS = FUN!   Alright – so if you haven’t yet enjoyed a good old water balloon fight, this is an absolute end of Summer … continued…

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Watermelon: The Perfect Family Fun Month Treat   Family Fun Month is here and what better way to enjoy the summer season than with some delicious watermelon. For those of us who haven’t grown out of the excitement that comes from the sight of watermelon alone, here are some fun ideas for the whole family to enjoy! Remember these are just some thought starters. There are so many more ways to have fun with watermelon so enjoy!       … continued…

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DIY Hot Dog Bar In 3 Easy Steps Summer is now in full swing and any occasion to enjoy delicious food is a good one to have fun with family and friends, right? Well, how about celebrating National Hot Dog Day? Here are some simple ideas on how to put together your very own hot dog bar to host your own celebration! We have included a link to few of our very own favorite hot dog recipes below. Remember, these … continued…

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