Cranberry Meringue Pie

If you’re a fan of lemon meringue pie, you’ll love this festive cranberry meringue pie recipe. For the fluffiest meringue, set your eggs out at room temperature for about 15 minutes or submerge (in the shell) in a bowl of lukewarm water for 5 minutes before beating—egg whites at room temperature will gain more volume […]

No-Cook Cranberry Relish

Take a detour from traditional cranberry sauce and try this recipe that combines fresh cranberries with sweet dates, sage and orange. You can make this no-cook cranberry relish in less than a minute in the food processor. It’s a divine accompaniment to roast turkey and perfect on a turkey sandwich as well. Makes: 2 cups […]

Sneaky Swaps to Save Up to 875 Calories

Save calories and lose weight with these healthy food swaps. There are plenty of tasty ways to substitute healthier ingredients for higher-calorie foods without feeling like you’re making a big sacrifice taste-wise. Here are some of my favorite swaps. Try them all and you can save 875 calories!   Swap Some Of The Avocado In […]

Citrus Gravy

Use the turkey giblets and neck to make a flavorful stock for this citrus-spiked gravy. Or use 4 cups store-bought chicken broth. Makes: About 2 1/2 cups Active Time: 35 minutes Total Time: 1 3/4 hours Ingredients Turkey Giblet Stock Neck and giblets (except liver) from a 10- to 12-pound turkey 6 cups water 1 […]

Stay-Slim Holiday Plan

Avoid Holiday Weight Gain with These Healthy Eating Tips 6 simple tips to help you avoid gaining weight during the holidays. For me, the holiday season truly is the most wonderful time of the year—bring on the cheesy songs and lights! Parties and cookie swaps start popping up on my calendar and probably yours too. But […]