January/February 2012

Cooking Light magazine contents for January/February 2012

January/February 2012 Recipe Index

Find all the healthy recipes from Cooking Light's January/February 2012 issue. more

Editor's 8: Jan/Feb 2012

Light, bright picks to warm up your winter. more

16 Best Chocolate Recipes

Sixteen recipes battled head-to-head in a bake-off to find our most intense chocolaty treat of the past 25 years.


Delicious Chicken Dinners

We revisit America's favorite weeknight staple. Find fresh new ways to deliciously moist and tasty chicken dinners.


Chicken Soup Recipes

Where there's chicken, there's chicken soup. Find healthier takes on the ultimate comfort food.


Top 5 Healthy Cookbooks

Find our top 5 picks for the best healthy cookbooks of the past 25 years. more

Top 100 Cookbooks of the Last 25 Years

We're picking the best 100 cookbooks of the past 25 years. Stay tuned for the winners in different categories each month. more

Healthy Miami

Light, summery flavors winter here. We found five ways to savor the always-fun town. more

Healthy Habits Hero: Deborah Madison

"Fruits and vegetables are beautiful for a reason—to entice." - Deborah Madison, Chef and author of multiple cookbooks, including Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone, Galisteo, N.M. more

Healthy Habits Graduate: Mary Lynn Meyer

"I went from one serving of vegetables to five or six." - Mary Lynn Meyer, Health-care consultant, Churchville, Md. more

Eat More Vegetables and Fruit

Dive into the first Healthy Habits challenge: add at least 3 servings of vegetables and fruit to your daily diet. Find recipes, nutrition tips, and coaching advice to help reach your goals.


Add More Cardio

The second Healthy Habits challenge is to work out at least 3 times a week. Find a cardio guide, nutrition tips, and coaching advice to help reach your goals.


Editors' Picks: Best of 2012

Check here each month for the best of 2012. more

Dinner Tonight

One of these simple dinner menus can be on your table in well under an hour.


103 Money-Saving Recipes

You'll feel good about feeding your family these creatively delectable recipes.