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Bruschetta and Crostini

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

Some people crave sweets. Thank God for small favors that I don't. I do, however, make up for it by loving crunchy munchies.

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Healthy Pizza

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

Everyone thinks of kids when they think of pizza. But let's be honest, I think all of us, especially us kids at heart, really adore pizza.

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​Spinach Dip

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

Prepackaged spinach makes this reduced-fat version of the classic spinach dip truly convenient.

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​Guiltless Potato Skins with Salsa and Cheese

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

Potato skins are one of my favorite things in life. (Why are all the good things usually fattening? And all of the fattening things good?).

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​Hummus

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

Only after I moved to New York City did I discover hummus, a traditional Middle Eastern chickpea dip usually served with pocket or pita bread.

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Spicy Chicken Tortilla Soup

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

Living in Mexico City for three-and-a-half years during college, I fell for tortilla soup, a classic recipe that you can't appreciate on paper as much as when you're eati...

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​Elise’s Broccoli Soup

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

Another versatile soup. Make it creamy by putting it through the food processor, or leave it with colorful chunks of broccoli.

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​Curried Chicken Salad with Mango

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

I love curry on just about anything you can name.

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Chinese Chicken Salad

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

I love the flavor of this Chinese-inspired salad.

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Grandma Joie's Chicken Soup

Joan Lunden | Monday, July 28, 2014

I'm a firm believer in the theory that chicken soup is a cure-all.

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