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Your Guide to Risotto Done Right

Risotto has a reputation for being a complicated dish reserved for those blessed with talent and patience in the kitchen. That reputation, however, is exaggerated, to say the least. Risotto is actually a very simple rice dish that's delicious when prepared simply with a bit of butter and white wine, but also an excellent blank canvas for herbs, veggies and more to lend their flavors. Still mystified by this creamy comfort food? No worries - with this handy guide, you'll be ready to risotto in no time!

8 Diabetes-Friendly Recipes for Springtime

Whether you're one of the 29 million people diagnosed with diabetes in the United States or simply looking to limit your carbohydrate intake, finding recipes that are both delicious and nutritious - without a lot of starch or sugars - can be difficult. With the onset of Spring comes a new variety of fresh produce to choose from, such as asparagus, sweet peas, and baby carrots. We get excited to break out of the winter "blahs" with new recipes at this time every year!

4 ways to Spice Up Your Salsa Routine

With the world’s vast spectrum of fruits and vegetables and splendid array of spices and herbs, the flavor possibilities are endless and life’s too short to eat the same old salsa every time the craving for a zesty dip hits. Not that there’s anything wrong with the classic bowl of pico de gallo, but if that standard mix of tomatoes, onion, lime juice and cilantro leaves you and your tortilla chips wanting more, it’s time to shake it up!

10 Diabetes-Friendly Recipes that Put the "Win" in Winter

Whether you're one of the 29 million people diagnosed with diabetes in the United States or simply looking to limit your carbohydrate intake, finding recipes that are both delicious and nutritious - without a lot of starch or sugars - can be difficult. Fresh produce may seem hard to come by in the winter months, but that's not so: hearty greens and lettuces, naval oranges, and root vegetables like carrots, potatoes and radishes are all in abundance and ready for your dinner table.

High-Value Eating: Here’s the Deal with Superfoods

A “superfood” may sound like a no-brainer, but the term often leaves folks scratching their heads. It’s a food ... that’s … super. Right? Well, yes, but it’s also SO much more! Superfoods are high in compounds that are considered beneficial to one’s health, such as vitamins, minerals, omega-3 fatty acids and fiber. In other words, they offer the biggest nutritional “bang” for the caloric “buck.”

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