The parties and family functions offer unbelievably delicious foods that make your mouth water just thinking about them! But, just because the holidays are here doesnt mean you should throw out all of your hard work throughout the year. This year, with a little self-control and knowledge about the right choices, you can avoid the holiday bulge! Here are some of the best and worst holiday foods.
A Hanukkah primer for the blessings over the candles Hanukkah is one of the most festive Jewish holidays, filled with joyous traditions, gifts, games and delicious foods like potato latkes, donuts and chocolate coins. Whats not to like? The Hanukkah story in a nutshell:
Youre going to a Hanukkah party and want to show the hostess how much you appreciate the invitation, but you might find yourself wondering what kind of hostess gift to bring. Here are plenty of ideas – enough that you could use a different one each day of the eight-day-long celebration if necessary. Set the Table
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Getting pregnant is not always as easy as we think it should be. One common problem is a low sperm count, but the good news is that there are foods that are not only super tasty, but super good for sperm. The best part? Some of these foods are also aphrodisiacs… so if you’ve gotten a little bored with getting it on to get prego, whip up a menu based on these sexy foods.
Looking for a zesty lunch idea? Look no further! ModernMom’s very own Lisa Rosenblatt shared a delicious and fresh salad that’s not only beautiful to look at, it’s super easy to make! It’s perfect for a healthy taco night substitute or as a big potluck side dish. You’ll Need:
Having dinner as a family is a great way to catch up on the day. But after a long week, it’s hard to find the energy to whip up a gourmet meal. So to help you kick off the weekend, here are some fun and easy ideas for Friday night dinner that your family is sure to love! Tasty Taco Time A big taco dinner is something healthy and easy to serve. Everyone gets to make their own tacos just the way they like it. Here’s what you need:
Do any of your friends or family members have food allergies? If so, it can make planning the menu for a summer BBQ or picnic a little more complicated! So if you’re wondering what to serve (or pack in that picnic basket), check out this delicious potato salad recipe from Food Network’s Robin Miller.
Summer calls for fresh treats that are fruity, cold, and delicious. When it comes to summer fruits, oranges are often overlooked and they don’t deserve the attention they deserve. Here are two great summer recipes that use oranges for a bright and citrusy flavor. These recipes can be made with or without alcohol, which means that they’re perfect for the entire family. Sunrise Ice Pops Ingredients:
Few things spark that sense of awe like a well-done fireworks show. But capturing those special moments on film – especially at night – can be tricky. Luckily, we have a few “Do’s and Don’ts” from the photo enthusiasts at Pholium, the digital photo book design and giving app for the iPad. Here are some tips to help you get the perfect shots this Independence Day.