What's for dinner? Something fast and healthy! Try a light pasta dish, heart-healthy Asian recipe, or low-fat meat entree for a healthy dinner tonight.See Popular Healthy Dinner Recipes
Have a heart -- or at least some heart-healthy recipes to get you back in shape before Valentine's Day. It may sound silly, but for all the work our hearts do, we often don't show them much love. After all, the heart is the one muscle that never stops pumping, even while we sleep. One easy way to give our heart the respect (and the fuel) it needs to keep working well is to eat a diet full of heart-healthy foods; things that are low in sodium, low in fat, and full of protein, iron, and vitamins. Low calorie,read more
Mexican food has a reputation here in the U.S.; for many, the term conjures up heavy dishes loaded with refried beans, cheese and high-fat meats. And while that may be a fair description of the menu of many Mexican restaurants stateside, it couldn't be further from the truth when considering the full range of authentic Mexican cuisine. After all, Mexico is the origin of many varieties of peppers, tomatoes and other healthy-diet staples. Furthermore, because Mexico is such a large and diverse country, there's a wide variety of regional cuisines to explore. Yes, there are parts of Mexico thatread more
Parenting experts will tell you that it's important to tell your kids the truth -- and, you know, I agree ... kinda. Because as any parent in the real world knows, there are times that little white lies are necessary for dealing with little ones. (Santa Claus, anyone?) See, I think dinnertime is absolutely fair play when it comes to fibbing -- and tricks ... and camouflage ... and distraction. Basically anything that works to get kids to eat a healthy meal. That's why this recipe for spaghetti squash with fresh homemade tomato sauce is perfect. It's undeniablyread more
At any given time, most kids have a list of self-imposed dietary restrictions that would impress even the most finicky food snob. If you've ever heard your little one say "I don't want my food to touch" or "I want all my food to be yellow" or "I don't like things that are spicy (or mushy or crunchy or ...)," then you know exactly how frustrating it can be to get a kid to eat, period -- let alone eat healthy. It's no wonder that as parents we find ourselves relying on a few "safe" dishes meal after mealread more
Want to know one of the big secrets to keeping your New Year's resolution to eat healthier: make it easy! That's why all month during January here at Dinner for $10, we're bringing you healthy recipes that not only won't break the bank, but that fit in with a busy life. First up, this Healthy Fried Rice. Here's what we love about it: just 15 minutes to prep, it's packed with veggies and brown rice and yields 4 servings at just $1.55 per serving. Pro tip: cook the brown rice a day or so in advance and store itread more
As anyone with children knows, getting kids to eat healthy can be an uphill battle. Not only do you have to contend with ever-shifting food aversions (yesterday they liked cheese, now they hate it), but also a near-constant stream of media encouraging our children to crave foods loaded with fat, sugar, calories and sodium. Furthermore, with our busy schedules, it's hard enough to eat healthily ourselves, let alone prepare nutritious meals for picky little ones. Well, if healthy meals for kids are a battle, we're here to give you the perfect weapon. This kid-friendly healthy dinner is sure toread more
These quick and easy salmon cakes are the perfect candidate for a weeknight dinner with a simple salad, a favorite grains, or a bun and some chips.
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Pork roast with wine sauce has an elegant look but is very easy to make. A great recipe for entertaining.
This quick, easy dinner recipe is a full meal deal. Apple juice adds a splash of sweetness to couscous served with grilled sirloin steak and vegetables.
Serve these pork chops on a colorful bed of herb-scented fresh vegetables.
An easy and healthy alternative to the standard weekday dinner: fresh and flavorful Lettuce Tofu Wraps.
Simplify dinner tonight with this easy to make salad that's healthy and comforting.
This low-fat roast recipe uses chipotle peppers and cumin to add flavor without fat to this easy meal.
Burgundy adds a touch of sophistication to this stew's deep mellow blend of mushrooms and vegetables. It makes a hearty dinner when served over noodles or garlic mashed potatoes.
Ground turkey combined with flavorful tomatoes and taco seasoning bakes quickly in mini loaves for a fast weeknight meal.
This lamb roast, slow-cooked with herbs and lemon and served with orzo, spinach, and feta cheese, is like a culinary visit to the Mediterranean.