4 Tips to Master the Grill
(Family Features) The end result of perfectly cooked chicken is a mouthwatering meal that smells just as good as it tastes and beckons loved ones to the patio. Fire up your grill, with this advice and Easy Kona Pineapple Chicken Kebabs recipe. 
Sweet Summer Treats that Beat the Heat
(Family Features) For a lighter, better-for-you solution, this Watermelon Gelato has about half the fat and fewer calories than traditional ice cream, while Watermelon Ice Cream Bars make for a cold afternoon treat following all that fun in the sun.
Family Meals that Make Busy Weeknights a Breeze
(Family Features) These simple yet flavorful ideas call for limited instructions, less equipment and shorter ingredients lists fueled by dairy favorites that provide much-needed nutrients to recharge the entire family.
Fresh Summer Flavors with Grilled Grass-Fed Lamb
(Family Features) Enjoy flavorful meals straight off the grill this summer with these delicious recipes that put grass-fed lamb at the center of your plate. Endless Summer Grass-Fed Lamb Burgers or Grass-Fed Lamb Meatball and Veggie Skewers.
Savor the Flavors of Summer
(Family Features) Take advantage of mouthwatering taste with these Summer Shrimp and Squash Kebabs, an easy way to bring loved ones together. If hot weather means lighter fare is on the menu, this Mediterranean Orzo Salad can be ready in mere minutes.

Channel your inner foodie with these chef-approved summer cooking tips

(BPT) - If you love entertaining, summer is a great time to let your inner chef shine. The versatility of using both indoor and outdoor cooking techniques opens up possibilities offering tasty …

This Heart Month, Pledge to Help Your Heart with These 3 Fitness Tips

(NewsUSA) - It's Heart Month and a good time to have a little heart-to-heart with yourself about the health of your ticker. Heart disease is one of the deadliest diseases in the nation, but the good …

A Surprising Assistant

(NAPSI)—Here’s a hot tip: Most baking enthusiasts may not realize it, but turning out great baked goods can be easier with a quality kitchen appliance that’s NOT the stove. It’s the sink. …

Easy Fish Friday options for kids and adults

(BPT) - Fish Friday is an important part of Lent, and if you honor this tradition, you’re probably looking to add something different to the menu. At the same time, you’re probably not …

Better-for-You Family Breakfasts

Making sure your family members get a nutritious start to the day is an important job, and by focusing on a few wholesome ingredients, such as real milk, simple and healthful dishes can quickly become family favorites.
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A Fresh Twist on Fajitas to Support Family Nutrition

Gather fresh onions and bell peppers to mix with earthy, wholesome mushrooms as the heart of this plant-forward dish.

The Busy Family’s Holiday Hacks: Stress-Busting Tips to Help You Get Through the Season

(BPT) - The holidays are right around the corner which means more to-do’s and less time to do them in. With all the planning and stressing, don't let mealtime inspiration suffer and cooking fatigue set in! This holiday season, whether you have a houseful or a handful, Lauren Barth shares tips to make meal-planning less stressful, more joyous and downright hassle-free.

A Protein Twist for Tasty Family Meals

Add excitement to the weekly menu with a recipe like these Crunchy Buffalo Baked Veal Cutlet Sandwiches, which offers the classic combination of Buffalo sauce and blue cheese in a dish that requires less than an hour in the kitchen.

Why eggs are an important first food for children

(BPT) - Trying to decide what first foods to feed your baby? Second-generation egg farmer Ross Dean knew that eggs would be one of his son's first foods once he was old enough to start eating solid foods.
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(Family Features) Making smart choices when cooking at home can give you more control over the types of tasty, heart-healthy dishes you put on the table like Grilled Tequila-Lime Chicken with Grilled Asparagus and Frozen Yogurt Bark.
(Family Features) Steak enthusiasts can show off their summer cooking skills with this recipe for Southwest Steaks with Creamy Peppercorn Sauce and Parmesan-Herb Fries.
(Family Features) Over the past two years, home chefs have had time to explore new recipes, ingredients and cooking techniques, which is why it is no surprise dinner parties are, at long last, a way to celebrate together in 2022. Now is the perfect time to share your newfound skills with family and friends.
(Family Features) The arrival of summer means favorites like fresh seafood are back on the menu for many families. This year consider including lobster as a versatile, indulgent ingredient to recipes like Traditional Lobster Rolls and Chilled Lobster with Orange and Basil Vinaigrette.
(Family Features) The next time you want to sear a juicy steak, try this Filet Mignon with Blue Cheese Chive Butter recipe from Omaha Steaks Executive Chef David Rose.
(BPT) - From beaches and pools to drinking fountains and splash pads, water is synonymous with summer. As North Americans head into the summer months water can play an important role in helping us …
(BPT) - Summer is full of adventure, celebration and fun. With Fourth of July just around the corner, you're probably getting excited for the largest grill-out day of the season. With a few simple …
(BPT) - When the sun is out and your pool is beckoning you from the backyard, there’s nothing better than inviting friends and family over to enjoy it with you. Before you send out the invites, …
(BPT) - Summer fun in the sun is in full swing, and it is time to take a step in the right direction for our health and fitness goals. …
(BPT) - Summer is officially here, which means it’s time to break out the grill and have a backyard BBQ! Cookouts are a popular pastime in the U.S. and with 4th of July just around the corner, …
(NAPSI)—It’s likely you see one of the most common sources of plastic pollution everyday—on the ground, in parking lots, in gutters or at the beach—cigarette butts. This is not trash but …
(NAPSI)—Mardi Gras is back—Fat Tuesday is March 1—and Jambalaya is an excellent savory recipe to enjoy the return of this ultimate celebration. You can try your hand at the classic New Orleans …
(NAPSAI)—After the last year or so, many people are anxious to get back into the social swing. To help, here are 6 entertaining ideas that can mean more fun for you and your friends: How To Have …
(NAPSI)—This holiday season, many Americans are entertaining the idea of having a festive gala.  Here are 6 party planning hints that can help your next get-together be fun for both you and …
by Dr. Jean Buzby (NAPSI)—Here’s a cool idea: A clean, well-organized refrigerator can help your family prevent food waste. Three Ways To Fight Food Waste1. Know and, if necessary, …
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