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Chicken Salad with Apple + Almonds

  Here’s another family crowd pleaser, plus it’s gluten free! Try this delicious chicken salad recipe, which is great for lunchboxes, sandwiches or as an after-school snack served with crackers. Thanks to our food contributor Kathleen Ashmore of Cat with a K...

Portobello Mushroom Pizzas!

These Portobello Mushroom Pizzas are a kid-friendly choice for meatless Monday, and a great way to get kids to eat more veggies any day of the week. Experts say that putting new ingredients into familiar shapes or dishes (for instance, making mushrooms the base for...

Grapefruit Salad from Host to Perfection

This recipe from sisters Barbara and Carolina of Host to Perfection is, well, close to perfection. On hot summer nights, we’re always looking for recipes that don’t require us to turn on an oven—and this Summer Citrus Salad hits the spot. A nice...

Mexican Street Corn Salad!

This Mexican Street Corn Salad is the perfect summer dish to serve at a backyard BBQ. You can pre-make the mayo mixture so when the corn is cooled, it’ll be ready to serve quickly. Thank you to our food contributor Kathleen Ashmore of Cat with a K Cooks for...

Sheet Pan S’mores!

If you love making s’mores but want to skip the mess of roasting marshmallows, keep things toddler safe and make a lot at once, try these Sheet Pan S’mores from Maria Provanzano of From Scratch with Maria. The best part? You can enjoy them this way well...

The New Frosé: 9 Frozen Spiked Desserts for Summer!

Perfect for summer, we rounded up some of the best spiked frozen drinks, popsicles and other desserts. If you love frosé, bookmark the list below for some fresh ideas, perfect for any summer soiree. We start with a new spicy twist on frosé, and then have some other...

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