Easy BBQ Recipes

May 31, 2012 by  
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Whether you are looking for summer grilling recipes or easy 4th of July food ideas, Sandra Lee came up with these great  recipes to go with your amazing summer cocktails! Ale House Burgers with Red Onion Compote Recipe Yield: 4 servings Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 1 hour and 8 minutes Ease of preparation: easy For […]

VnC Cocktails Make Your Memorial Day Easy

May 25, 2012 by  
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You’ve got enough to do getting ready for the first BBQ of the summer. Mixing drinks in advance is not on your list. This year, make things simple – and delicious – with VnC ready-to-serve cocktails. After finding himself stuck in the kitchen mixing cocktails at parties, Shane McKillen created VnC Cocktails. Every bottle of […]

Swimsuit Slimdown Plan

May 18, 2012 by  
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The question on everyone’s mind as we gear up for the Memorial Day weekend is the same it has been every year at this time: what can I do to get swimsuit ready NOW? Dr. Oz attempted to answer the question on a recent show dedicated to beach body foods. His advice was amazingly simple: […]

It’s National Cookie Week!

May 1, 2012 by  
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Forget Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter… It’s National Cookie Week!  Now this is a reason to celebrate! The Gay Gourmet!™ is celebrating his annual National Cookie Week (NCW), April 30th to May 6th. He’s partnered with the likes of New York City’s finest bakers and bakeries, including: Amy’s Bread, Milk & Cookies, Billy’s Bakery, Make My Cake, […]

Baked Chicken with New Potatoes, Carrots, and Shallots

May 1, 2012 by  
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“Kids Who Love to Cook” is a webseries filled with cooking videos for kids. Thirteen year-old Abby made the following recipe and says, “It’s so much fun for me to be able to cook for people and help them learn to love new things just like I do!” Get your kids into the kitchen to make […]

“Kids Who Love to Cook”

May 1, 2012 by  
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Have a picky eater? Or maybe a kid who just won’t leave you alone in the kitchen. Either way, introduce them to “Kids Who Love to Cook”– a webseries filled with cooking videos for kids. The website and cooking series takes you into the kitchen with seven real-life kids to show their love of food […]

Food Network Magazine’s 1,000 Easy Recipes ~ Free Book Giveaway!

May 1, 2012 by  
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We love the Food Network.  Who doesn’t?  So when they offered to giveaway a SingleMindedWomen.com reader a free copy of their new book FOOD NETWORK MAGAZINE’s 1,000 EASY RECIPES: Super Fun Food for Every Day, we said “Yes, please and thank you!” Food Network Magazine‘s last book, Great Easy Meals, was a New York Times […]

Ideal Balance Cat Food ~ Giveaway

May 1, 2012 by  
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Although none of us wants to end up being known as the “Crazy Cat Lady,” we can’t deny the impact pets make in our lives.  Having had one dog and numerous cats over my lifetime, I know that pets can give comfort, love and companionship. My animals got me through my divorce and I would […]

Have a Skinnygirl Cinco de Mayo

May 1, 2012 by  
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We loved her as a Housewife and we are loving her life Ever After. But what we most appreciate Bethenny Frankel for is the creation of Skinnygirl Cocktails. The holistic chef-turned-reality star took her two obsessions (healthy living and having fun) and brought them together to create a low calorie spirit that takes the guilt […]