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Food-on-a-Stick Recipes

Enjoy 20 of our favorite sweet-and-savory recipes for food on a stick.


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July 2013 Recipe Index

Find all the healthy recipes from Cooking Light's July 2013 issue.


4th of July Recipes: Honey-Chipotle Barbecue Chicken Sandwiches

Celebrate 4th of July

This year, give the fireworks a run for their money with a delicious and unforgettable menu that is sure to set patriotic hearts aflutter.


A New Twist on Fourth of July Food

Portable 4th of July Menu

Crunchy slaw, baked beans, potato salad: You’ll love the classics even more spiked with a few jazzy new ingredients. Perfect for packing off to picnic or patio, for a hero’s welcome.


Fresh & Summery

6 Barbecue Side Dishes

We sped up six classic dishes to cover all your hot-weather eating needs: backyard grilling, Fourth of July picnicking, family reunioning, and potluck partying.


Ann Pittman

Mississippi Chinese Lady goes home to Korea

She loves kimchi as much as chowchow, but our Southern-born and -raised food editor, Ann Taylor Pittman, had never been to the birth country of her mother.


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The New Way to Cook Light

Cooking Light Editors Scott Mowbray and Ann Taylor Pittman give tips, strategies, and recipes for creating fresh, flavorful food that is healthy without compromising great taste.


Pinto, Black, and Red Bean Salad with Grilled Corn and Avocado Recipe

Great Summer Salads

These salads require minimal cooking and are the perfect way to enjoy fresh summer produce.


Meal #75: Mac and Cheese Menus

Sunday Strategist: Weekly Meal Plans

Our Sunday Strategist does all the work for you with a full week of quick recipes, helpful prep tips, and shopping lists—all hand-selected by our editors.


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Meet the CL Bloggers' Connection: Part 1

Get to know these bloggers who inspire with great food.


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Cooking with Quinoa: 25 Recipes

High in protein and fiber, quinoa [KEEN-wah] is not only versatile, it also tastes wonderful and has a nice crunch. Find 24 delicious recipes for cooking with this ancient whole grain.

Quinoa with Roasted Garlic, Tomatoes, and Spinach Recipe