29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

http://www.buzzfeed.com/rachelysanders/healthy-versions-of-favorite-comfort-foods

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

OK, this is obviously cheating. BUT: An entire box of Kraft is the ur-comfort food, and you can feel less terrible about eating it if you swap butter for yogurt or cottage cheese, and throw in a few veggies. http://ducksoven.blogspot.com/2012/05/healthified-boxed-mac-n-cheese.html

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

http://www.marthastewart.com/313256/lighter-sesame-chicken

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

Use low-fat cream cheese and cannellini beans to dial down the saturated fat in everyone favorite vat-o-cheese. http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/food-network-kitchens/hot-artichoke-spinach-dip-recipe/index.html

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

These onions are making me cry…with JOY. http://thegracefulkitchen.wordpress.com/2013/08/27/onion-rings/

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

Crispy on the edges and soft in the middle, just like they should be. http://honeyandfigskitchen.com/2013/12/greek-yogurt-chocolate-chip-cookies.html

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

This chicken is a heck of a lot lighter than it would be after taking a hot oil bath, and equally crispy-crunchy. http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/cat-cora/crispy-baked-fried-chicken-recipe/index.html

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

Steam and then bake for super-tender texture without getting out the deep fryer. http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/alton-brown/alton-browns-buffalo-wings-recipe/index.html

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

Just don’t tell Garfield. http://www.marthastewart.com/336865/healthier-meat-lasagna

29 Healthy Versions Of Your Favorite Comfort Foods

Secret Cauliflower strikes again! http://pinchofyum.com/healthy-fettucine-alfredo

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12 Easy And Adorable Easter-Themed Snack Ideas

Easter is right around the corner, and whether you’re a devout Christian or you’re just in it for the eggs and the bunnies, it’s a great time to gather with family and friends to share some good food. With that in mind, here are 12 adorable and easy DIY Easter snack ideas that will beautifully complement any table.

For some, Easter is simply an opportunity to gather with family, share some food and see what the Easter bunny left behind. For others, Easter is a deeply religious holiday – Christians consider this feast to be a celebration of Jesus’ resurrection. [Read more…]

These snacks take the lighter end of the thematic spectrum – chicken eggs, rabbits, and springtime shoots abound. Where available, we’ve also provided you with the recipe so that you could recreate these cut snacks on your own Easter table. Enjoy!

Bunny Rabbit Pastries

Sheep Rice Ball

Recipe here: annathered.com

Baby Chick Deviled Eggs

Recipe here: mealmakeovermoms.com

Sprout Cupcakes

Recipe here: etsy.com

Bunny Pops

Recipe here: eighteen25.blogspot.com

 

Cheesecake-Filled Chocolate Easter Eggs

Recipe here: raspberricupcakes.com

Nest Cupcakes

Recipe here: hotpolkadot.com

Chickie Eggs

Recipe here: justjennrecipes.com

 

Carrot Patch Cake

Recipe here: thepartiologist.com

Egg Chickens

Recipe here: somethingswedish.wordpress.com

Chocolate Bird Nest on Spoon

Recipe here: cutefoodforkids.com

Chicken Sandwich

Recipe here: cutefoodforkids.com

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Read more: http://www.boredpanda.com/12-easy-diy-easter-snacks/

I've been working on a “perfect cookie” recipe for a while. Here is the finished product, brown butter and salted caramel cookie cups.

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