5-Ingredient Crock Pot Chili, Coming Right Up!

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As I mentioned yesterday in my review of The Robin Takes 5 Cookbook for Busy Families, I started out my taste tests with this black bean chili. It’s a super easy dish to throw in the crock pot and is tasty enough to please everyone. Plus, once the base chili is made, you can customize it to suit …
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This 5-Ingredient Cookbook Makes Cooking a Breeze

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Think about it: three meals a day, 365 days a year. That comes to 1,095 meals a year. And that’s not including snacks. Is it any wonder creativity wanes and we’re stuck making the same things for breakfast, lunch and dinner over and over again? It’s hard to keep the inspiration going for thousands …
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Kale Chips: Shockingly Scrumptious!

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I'm definitely more adventurous when it comes to eating out than I am when it comes to cooking. I've eaten kale, sure, at restaurants and when Jenn whipped up a breakfast version. But I've never purchased and whipped up any kale myself. I'll be honest—because my grocery store doesn't label its kale …
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MamaBuys: Shannon Miller Books & More! (Plus a Giveaway!)

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The Shannon Miller extravaganza continues! If you missed it last week, we interviewed the Olympic gold medalist herself and reviewed her Body After Baby workout DVD. This week I'm letting you in on more of the products from the Shannon Miller Lifestyle line! Food Journal and Running Log First in …
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Delicious Post-Pregnancy Weight-Loss

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    I've tried and loved The EatingWell Diet cookbook. The lasagna is one of my go-to meals when I have a little extra time on my hands for dinner, and a portobello mushroom "cheesesteak" is a lot of yumminess packed into a healthy, filling sandwich. Those behind EatingWell …
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