meal planning

  1. Budget Cooking

    Freezer meals: The ultimate time-saver

    Freezer meals are a great way to spend a hunk of time and save even more. They're the perfect gift for recent moms, sick family...
  2. Food & Recipes

    Meal plan for the month: 4 Weeks of simple recipes

    Eating out can get expensive and whipping up home-cooked meals is no picnic either. The key is to plan ahead. This simple monthly...
  3. Diet & Fitness

    10 Metabolism-boosting dinners

    Feeling tempted by a pint of Ben & Jerry's when you arrive home from spin class? We spoke with several fitness and nutrition experts...
  4. Organic and Natural

    Easy diet changes for a healthier lifestyle

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    A hundred calories here and 100 calories there can quickly add up. Before you know it, your pants will feel a little tighter and...
  5. Nutrition & Diet Tips

    Lifestyle lessons: VB6 overview

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    More than a tutorial on eating vegan, Mark Bittman's latest book, VB6: Eat Vegan Before 6:00 to Lose Weight and Restore Your Health…...
  6. Cooking Tips & Trends

    In a pickle: How to properly plan a meal

    Here's an in-depth look at meal planning made easy, with links to recipes to make it even simpler!
  7. Entertainment

    Ladies on the go: Quick breakfast, lunch & dinner ideas

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    You're always on the go, but you still have to fuel that body! It's easy to eat healthy, no matter how busy your business keeps you.
  8. Budget Cooking

    How to cook — well! — on a budget

    Cooking well and budgets don’t typically go hand in hand — that is, until now. We're uncovering the secrets of how you can become a...
  9. Cooking Tips & Trends

    Shortcuts to speed up dinner

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    Sometimes dinnertime can be a stressful time but not anymore! Here we share a variety of great tips to help keep you organized, help...
  10. Exercise & Fitness

    Healthy eating vs. exercise

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    A survey finds that many people spend less time working out in order to prepare meals.
  11. Kitchen & Cooking Tips

    The secrets of the perfect steak

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    There’s something mystical about steak. When politicians, pundits and poets pontificate about the finest meals in the world, a good...
  12. Food & Kitchen How-tos

    How to make a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner

    They say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach — but you’ve already got his heart. This Valentine’s Day, cook a meal to...
  13. Budget Cooking

    How to shop for food and plan menus on a budget

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    Follow these simple steps and budgeting quickly becomes a way of life. By shopping the sale ads, using coupons and planning your...
  14. Kitchen & Cooking Tips

    Top 5 dinner shortcuts for the busy mom

    Between work deadlines, family obligations, church commitments and cleaning the house, who has time to spend hours preparing dinner?...
  15. Entertaining

    Tips and tricks for holiday food presentation

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    Tired of saying your food tastes better than it looks? Take your tried-and-true recipes to a whole new level this holiday season...
  16. Entertaining Checklists & Tips

    The 5-Day Thanksgiving meal plan

    You're hosting Thanksgiving dinner. Take a deep breath. You can do this, especially if you have time to plan ahead and get...
  17. Cooking Tips & Trends

    The drought and what it means for food prices next year

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    This summer, the country experienced one of the worst droughts in decades. Find out what that means for food prices in the coming...
  18. Family Recipes

    Dinner This Week

    Once again it's time to check your refrigerator and decide what you're making for dinner this week. If you want to get your shopping...
  19. Family Recipes

    Dinner This Week

    It's that time of the week again. Want to get your shopping out of the way so you have plenty of time to enjoy dinner with the...
  20. Family Recipes

    Dinner This Week

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    Once again it's time to check your refrigerator and decide what you're making for dinner this week. If you want to get your shopping...