Family meals http://www.eatingwell.com/taxonomy/term/1030/all en Staff Picks from the July/August Issue of EatingWell http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_from_the_july_august_issue_of_eatingwell <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_from_the_july_august_issue_of_eatingwell" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/JA14-FINAL-COVER-BLOG-V2.jpg" alt="Staff Picks from the July/August Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" title="Staff Picks from the July/August Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>We celebrate summer in the July/August issue&mdash;starting with multicolored heirloom tomatoes on the cover. (Use your summer tomatoes in recipes like<a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/heirloom_tomato_salad_capers.html"> Heirloom Tomato Salad with Fried Capers</a> or <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/tuna_salad_stuffed_tomatoes.html">Tuna Salad-Stuffed Tomatoes with Arugula</a> from this issue.) If you’ve got okra from the farmers’ market or your garden (lucky you), we’ve got four new recipes to make with it, including a very Southern<a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/black_eyed_peas_okra.html"> Black-Eyed Peas & Okra</a>.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_from_the_july_august_issue_of_eatingwell#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dessert Dinner Family meals Quick meals Wendy Ruopp Vegetarian What's in season Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:22:38 +0000 suzie.qu_559209 283406 at http://www.eatingwell.com The Secret to Stress-Free Summer BBQs: Use Your Slow Cooker! http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/the_secret_to_stress_free_summer_bbqs_use_your_slow_cooker <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/the_secret_to_stress_free_summer_bbqs_use_your_slow_cooker" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MV8805_Beisch.JPG" alt="The Secret to Stress-Free Summer BBQs: Use Your Slow Cooker! Blog Post" title="The Secret to Stress-Free Summer BBQs: Use Your Slow Cooker! Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>I’ve discovered how to make casual summer entertaining super-easy and infinitely more fun: I simply plug in my slow cooker. I used to spend all day making side dishes and sweating for hours at the grill, not realizing until the end of the party that the only time I interacted with anyone was when they came to get a burger from me. </p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/the_secret_to_stress_free_summer_bbqs_use_your_slow_cooker#comments Food Blog Carolyn Malcoun Dinner Entertaining Family meals Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Tue, 03 Jun 2014 18:20:59 +0000 Sarah Hoff 283100 at http://www.eatingwell.com Staff Picks from the May/June Issue of EatingWell http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_may_june_issue_eatingwell <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_may_june_issue_eatingwell" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MJ14_cover_v2.jpg" alt="Staff Picks from the May/June Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" title="Staff Picks from the May/June Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Look at those gorgeous scallions on the cover of our May/June issue. We hope they inspire you to cook as much as they’ve inspired the EatingWell staff. Of course you’ll find <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes_menus/recipe_slideshows/healthy_scallion_recipes">scallions</a> in plenty of recipes in this issue, but also <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes_menus/collections/healthy_cherry_recipes">cherries</a>, <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes_menus/recipe_slideshows/quick_snow_pea_and_snap_pea_recipes">snap peas</a>, fresh greens…the magazine is packed with dishes that make the most of what’s showing up in your farmers’ market right now. Here are some of the recipes we particularly want to bring to your attention. </p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_may_june_issue_eatingwell#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dessert Dinner Family meals Quick meals Wendy Ruopp Vegetarian What's in season Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:11:11 +0000 Sarah Hoff 282746 at http://www.eatingwell.com 4 New & Genius Ways to Enjoy Tofu http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/4_new_and_genius_ways_to_enjoy_tofu <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/4_new_and_genius_ways_to_enjoy_tofu" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MV8738_Perretti_3.JPG" alt="4 New &amp;amp; Genius Ways to Enjoy Tofu Blog Post" title="4 New &amp;amp; Genius Ways to Enjoy Tofu Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Tofu may not be the first protein you think of when planning dinner, but here are 4 new recipes that will make tofu the star of your next menu. These vegetarian tofu dinner recipes are super-satisfying, bursting with flavor and take less than 45 minutes to make. Even diehard meat lovers will be won over!</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/4_new_and_genius_ways_to_enjoy_tofu#comments Food Blog Breana Lai Dinner Family meals Quick meals Vegetarian Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:38:58 +0000 Sarah Hoff 282633 at http://www.eatingwell.com Our Picks for the Best Healthy Pasta Sauces http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/our_picks_for_the_best_healthy_pasta_sauces <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/our_picks_for_the_best_healthy_pasta_sauces" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/23368.jpg" alt="Our Picks for the Best Healthy Pasta Sauces Blog Post" title="Our Picks for the Best Healthy Pasta Sauces Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>It’s hard to beat the ease of opening a jar (unless, of course, it’s screwed on super-tight) to help bring pasta night together in a flash. To find a sauce that’s good for you, here’s what you need to know. </p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/our_picks_for_the_best_healthy_pasta_sauces#comments Food Blog Diet Dinner Family meals Good choices Health Lisa D'Agrosa Taste test Diet, Nutrition & Health Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:00:08 +0000 jbrandt802 281945 at http://www.eatingwell.com Staff Picks from the March/April Issue of EatingWell http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_from_the_marchapril_issue_of_eatingwell <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_from_the_marchapril_issue_of_eatingwell" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/AP8730_Perretti.JPG" alt="Staff Picks from the March/April Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" title="Staff Picks from the March/April Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><P>We’ve put together another delicious issue of EatingWell magazine—our March/April 2014 issue is packed with 46 new recipes that use the best ingredients of early spring. Take, for example, our cover models: colorful radishes. Who knew radishes could be so versatile? You can roast them, slice them thin for <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/radish_tea_sandwiches_creamy_dill_spread.html">gorgeous tea sandwiches</a> (pictured) and blend them into a creamy soup. There’s a feature story on grass-fed beef that includes recipes by meat master Bruce Aidells that you won’t want to miss: <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/rib_eye_steaks_piquillo_pepper_sauce.html">Rib-Eye Steaks with Piquillo Pepper Sauce</a>!</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_picks_from_the_marchapril_issue_of_eatingwell#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dessert Dinner Family meals Quick meals Wendy Ruopp Vegetarian What's in season Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Wed, 05 Mar 2014 16:35:57 +0000 jbrandt802 281894 at http://www.eatingwell.com A Week of Clean-Eating Dinners and Sides http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/a_week_of_clean_eating_dinners_and_sides <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/a_week_of_clean_eating_dinners_and_sides" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MF8177_Ardito_2.JPG" alt="A Week of Clean-Eating Dinners and Sides Blog Post" title="A Week of Clean-Eating Dinners and Sides Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Eating clean may seem like a trendy idea, but in the EatingWell Test Kitchen, it’s what we always think about when we develop recipes—and how we like to cook at home. It’s simply a healthy—and sustainable—way to approach all your meals. “Clean eating means filling your plate with real, whole foods, eating a variety of fruits and whole grains, moderate amounts of lean meats and sustainable seafood, dairy, nuts and seeds and healthy oils,” says Michelle Dudash, registered dietitian and author of <em>Clean Eating for Busy Families</em>.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/a_week_of_clean_eating_dinners_and_sides#comments Food Blog Breana Lai Clean-Eating Challenge Dinner Family meals Health Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Tue, 28 Jan 2014 16:03:01 +0000 Stefan_20 281263 at http://www.eatingwell.com The Perfect Sandwich for a Super Bowl Party: Buffalo Chicken Sandwich http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/the_perfect_sandwich_for_a_super_bowl_party_buffalo_chicken_sandwich <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/the_perfect_sandwich_for_a_super_bowl_party_buffalo_chicken_sandwich" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MP8553_Ardito_0.JPG" alt="The Perfect Sandwich for a Super Bowl Party: Buffalo Chicken Sandwich Blog Post" title="The Perfect Sandwich for a Super Bowl Party: Buffalo Chicken Sandwich Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>OK, I admit, football makes no sense to me. Yet that doesn’t stop me from enjoying the whole Super Bowl extravaganza. No matter who’s playing, I’ll be watching. And eating. That’s half the fun, right? </p> <p><strong>Don't Miss:</strong> <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/nutrition_health/weight_loss_diet_plans/what_is_the_healthiest_super_bowl_food">What Is the Healthiest Super Bowl Food?</a></p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/the_perfect_sandwich_for_a_super_bowl_party_buffalo_chicken_sandwich#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Entertaining Family meals Wendy Ruopp Recipe Makeover Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:44:43 +0000 Stefan_20 281222 at http://www.eatingwell.com Special Grill-It-Tonight Chicken Dinner http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/special_grill_it_tonight_chicken_dinner <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/special_grill_it_tonight_chicken_dinner" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MP8357_Allen.JPG" alt="Special Grill-It-Tonight Chicken Dinner Blog Post" title="Special Grill-It-Tonight Chicken Dinner Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>When it comes to grilled food, I sometimes get a little tired of the endless parade of hamburgers and hot dogs. I&rsquo;m not tired of grilling, mind you&mdash;I&rsquo;m just ready to have something different. Thankfully, I&rsquo;ve found a great meal to shake up my grilling routine.</p> <p><strong>Don&rsquo;t Miss: <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes_menus/recipes_slideshows/quick_grilling_recipes">23 More Quick Grilling Recipes</a></strong></p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/special_grill_it_tonight_chicken_dinner#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Entertaining Family meals Quick meals Wendy Ruopp What's in season Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Wed, 22 Jan 2014 19:52:22 +0000 Nifer 281199 at http://www.eatingwell.com Staff Favorites from the New January Issue of EatingWell http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_favorites_from_the_new_january_issue_of_eatingwell <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_favorites_from_the_new_january_issue_of_eatingwell" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/SD8670_Westphalen.JPG" alt="Staff Favorites from the New January Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" title="Staff Favorites from the New January Issue of EatingWell Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>When you look the new January/February issue of EatingWell magazine, there are a couple things you’ll notice right away. First of all: 2014? Already? Then you’ll focus on the gorgeous photo of colorful cauliflower. If you think to yourself, “I love cauliflower—wish I had some new delicious recipes for it,” we can help. Here are some staff-favorite recipes from the issue. </p> <p><strong>Don't Miss:</strong> <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes_menus/recipe_slideshows/recipes_from_the_januaryfebruary_2014_issue_of_eatingwell">Recipes from the January/February 2014 Issue of EatingWell</a> </p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/staff_favorites_from_the_new_january_issue_of_eatingwell#comments Food Blog Breakfast Budget meals Dessert Dinner Family meals Wendy Ruopp Vegetarian Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Thu, 02 Jan 2014 18:18:28 +0000 Stefan_20 280801 at http://www.eatingwell.com 7-Day Dinner Plan to Eat for a Week and Hardly Cook at All http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/7_day_dinner_plan_to_eat_for_a_week_and_hardly_cook_at_all <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/7_day_dinner_plan_to_eat_for_a_week_and_hardly_cook_at_all" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/frozen_lasagna_0_0.jpg" alt="7-Day Dinner Plan to Eat for a Week and Hardly Cook at All Blog Post" title="7-Day Dinner Plan to Eat for a Week and Hardly Cook at All Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Sometimes it’s not easy to motivate yourself to cook on a weeknight. You’re tired from working all day or maybe your kid’s soccer practice ran late. You feel rushed while you’re cooking, rushed while you eat, and then of course there’s the cleanup. You could go out to a restaurant, but that gets pricy. Plus it’s hard to monitor whether what you’re eating is healthy when you’re ordering off a menu. What if you could eat a delicious, healthy meal at home without cooking? No, I’m not talking about frozen dinners from the grocery store.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/7_day_dinner_plan_to_eat_for_a_week_and_hardly_cook_at_all#comments Food Blog Cooking tips Dinner Hilary Meyer Family meals Quick meals Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:14:47 +0000 Stefan_20 279969 at http://www.eatingwell.com Thai Fried Rice recipe that's better than takeout, and cheaper too! http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/thai_fried_rice_recipe_thats_better_than_takeout_and_cheaper_too <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/thai_fried_rice_recipe_thats_better_than_takeout_and_cheaper_too" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MK8363_Scrivani.JPG" alt="Thai Fried Rice recipe that&amp;#039;s better than takeout, and cheaper too! Blog Post" title="Thai Fried Rice recipe that&amp;#039;s better than takeout, and cheaper too! Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Tonight&rsquo;s assignment: figure out how to turn one pork chop into dinner for four. It doesn&rsquo;t take a miracle&mdash;just this fabulous recipe for Thai Fried Rice. In four easy steps, I can make one of my favorite takeout dishes at home.</p> <p><strong>Don&rsquo;t Miss: <a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes_menus/recipe_slideshows/healthy_thai_food_recipes">Healthy Thai Food Recipes</a></strong></p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/thai_fried_rice_recipe_thats_better_than_takeout_and_cheaper_too#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Family meals Wendy Ruopp Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Mon, 09 Dec 2013 19:00:57 +0000 Nifer 279944 at http://www.eatingwell.com Restaurant-Worthy Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken in 35 Minutes http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/restaurant_worthy_prosciutto_wrapped_chicken_in_35_minutes <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/restaurant_worthy_prosciutto_wrapped_chicken_in_35_minutes" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MP8559_Ardito_0.JPG" alt="Restaurant-Worthy Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken in 35 Minutes Blog Post" title="Restaurant-Worthy Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken in 35 Minutes Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Cooking this recipe for Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken with Mushroom Marsala Sauce does the travel-in-your-kitchen trick of making it feel like you’re having dinner in an Italian bistro. The Marsala is part of the spell, of course—treat yourself to a little bottle of the fortified wine next time you’re at the liquor store so you have it on hand to turn up the sophistication on savory sauces. The prosciutto is key, too—just a ½-ounce strip of thinly sliced cured ham wrapped around a nice boneless chicken thigh makes all the difference in boosting flavor and savoriness.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/restaurant_worthy_prosciutto_wrapped_chicken_in_35_minutes#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Entertaining Family meals Quick meals Wendy Ruopp Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:56:12 +0000 Stefan_20 279920 at http://www.eatingwell.com Ramen Grows Up: Easy, Healthy Chicken Ramen Soup at Home http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/ramen_grows_up_easy_healthy_chicken_ramen_soup_at_home <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/ramen_grows_up_easy_healthy_chicken_ramen_soup_at_home" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MP8557_Ardito_0.JPG" alt="Ramen Grows Up: Easy, Healthy Chicken Ramen Soup at Home Blog Post" title="Ramen Grows Up: Easy, Healthy Chicken Ramen Soup at Home Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>Remember when your furniture was mostly plastic crates in different configurations and you ate ramen at least once a day? If you never thought you’d touch ramen again, this recipe for Easy Miso-Chicken Ramen will change your mind. It takes a little longer than pouring boiling water on the contents of a plastic pouch—but not much. It tastes a whole lot better than that packaged stuff and it’s healthier too!</p> <p><strong>Don't Miss:</strong><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes_menus/collections/quick_healthy_soup_recipes"> More Quick Healthy Soups</a></p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/ramen_grows_up_easy_healthy_chicken_ramen_soup_at_home#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Family meals Quick meals Wendy Ruopp Recipe Makeover Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:30:27 +0000 Stefan_20 279918 at http://www.eatingwell.com Homemade Mexican taquitos—healthier and quicker than takeout! http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/homemade_mexican_taquitos_healthier_and_quicker_than_takeout <div><a href="http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/homemade_mexican_taquitos_healthier_and_quicker_than_takeout" target="_blank"><img src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/148_148/MB8562_Ardito.JPG" alt="Homemade Mexican taquitos—healthier and quicker than takeout! Blog Post" title="Homemade Mexican taquitos—healthier and quicker than takeout! Blog Post" border="0" width="148" height="148"/></a></div> <div><p>When the <em>EatingWell</em> Test Kitchen started talking about the &ldquo;flautas&rdquo; they were making, I admit I needed a translation. But when I tasted Oven-Fried Beef Taquitos, I knew just what they were: deliciously crispy rolled-up little tacos filled with beef&mdash;and a healthy surprise.</p></div> http://www.eatingwell.com/blogs/food_blog/homemade_mexican_taquitos_healthier_and_quicker_than_takeout#comments Food Blog Budget meals Dinner Family meals Quick meals Wendy Ruopp Recipe Makeover Multimedia & Tools - Blogs Mon, 25 Nov 2013 16:25:42 +0000 Nifer 279789 at http://www.eatingwell.com