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Lemon-Lime Jasmine Parsley Rice

Lemon-Lime Jasmine Parsley Rice

Jasmine rice has a naturally distinctive scent likened to a flowery perfume, which is released during the cooking process. Jasmine rice is praised for its whiteness and silkiness. Cooked, it is soft, white and fluffy. This recipe is a perfect way to ...
Summery Stuffed Tomatoes

Summery Stuffed Tomatoes

My favorite summer snack is a handful of cherry tomatoes, picked straight from the vine, sprinkled with a little salt. Scientifically, tomatoes are classified as a fruit, but since they don’t have the sweet flavor of most fruits and are typical ...
Your Cooking Questions, Answered

Your Cooking Questions, Answered

Happy Tuesday Newsday! Looking for some easy (and exciting) weeknight meal ideas? Have a question about healthy cooking substitutions? Never fear, aspiring chefs. The Kitchen Diva will be here tonight to answer your questions and dish out advice abou ...
6 Tips for Healthy Summer Eating

6 Tips for Healthy Summer Eating

Just because you’re trying to eat healthy doesn’t mean you have to avoid summer barbecues and get-togethers. The best way I’ve found to stick with my clean-eating diet is to plan ahead. Here are some things I find helpful: ...
Mac and Cheese for Grown Folks

Mac and Cheese for Grown Folks

From time to time, I like to cook a “grown folks” version of meals I loved as a child. This macaroni and cheese recipe turns a classic kids’ favorite to a meal suitable for adults, too. To make it into a main-course, vegetarian mea ...