I've always wondered how many of the most popular cooking myths got started, and why so many people still think they're true. Do you know the one about keeping avocado from turning brown by using the pit? Searing meat keeps it juicy? Are green potatoes bad for you? True or false, find the answers -- plus post your own myths and I'll answer them!
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Hands down, Thanksgiving is the biggest cooking holiday out there. Some of the foods that are served at the Thanksgiving table are actually healthy foods that have gotten a bad rap because of the way they are prepared, so here are four ways to lighten up the classic recipe without compromising a lot on taste!The post Thanksgiving the Skinny Way appeared first on Skinny Chef.
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Healthy cooking is expensive?! Nothing could be further from the truth and I'll show you how to make five delicious meals that serve two people for around $30 in groceries.The post Five Meals, 9 Grocery Items appeared first on Skinny Chef.
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