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Secret Ingredient: Forbidden Rice

If you have eggs, pasta and cheese, then you have dinner. This pasta frittata can be varied endlessly — use leftover pasta, whatever cheese you have on hand, cooked broccoli or spinach or diced ham. A dollop of marinara sauce will add color and complement the...

These big, thick ribs offer a tender beef experience that's akin to braised brisket but packed with slow-cooked barbecue flavor. Note that these are knife-and-fork ribs, not finger food.

This is a great picnic salad, equally as tasty warm as it is chilled. Leftover chicken works wonders in this preparation.

Make a boxed cake mix extraordinary with the addition of caramel and fruit.

The combo of cherries and blueberries is one of the best we know for pie. Try it topped with your favorite vanilla ice cream or frozen yogurt.

This kid-friendly treat puts a whole new spin on breakfast. Perfect for little hands to assemble themselves!

Enjoy a rich combination of chocolate and coconut with this simple fudge. No candy thermometer needed, this fudge comes together easily into a creamy and decadent treat. Keep refrigerated to maintain its shape.

Serve this over your favorite whole grain pasta. If you like spinach, try substituting 3 cups packed spinach leaves for the broccoli rabe.

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Cold soups like this one are welcome refreshers in the summer months. Garnish with a bit of crumbled feta or goat cheese, if you like. To lighten the soup, substitute low-fat sour cream for regular.

For an authentic taste to this classic Greek salad, also called Saláta Horiátiki, use Greek olive oil, Kalamata olives, sheep or goat's milk feta and fresh oregano.

A classic favorite, made easy with the slow cooker.

Sautéed shrimp with a side of couscous and a baby field greens salad provide a lovely dinner. Combine any leftover with red peppers, arugula and Parmesan for a hearty salad the following day. Preparation time is minimal with spectacular results.

Tender lamb seasoned with cilantro, cinnamon, ginger and saffron joins chickpeas, dates, oranges and almonds in this classic Moroccan dish. "Tagine" refers to slowly simmered meat, fish and vegetable dishes that have both a sweet and savory flavor.

Inspired by the chile- and salt-sprinkled pineapple found in the fresh fruit stalls of Mexico, this melon salad is delightfully refreshing. Lime juice and chili powder enhance the sweetness of summer melon while fresh mint adds a cool finish.

Tart lemon, nutty walnuts and sesame seeds, rich coconut and smooth, sweet dates come together to make these delightfully tangy treats.

Serve with a bowl of steamed edamame for a finger food that's nutritious and fun.

In this kid-friendly recipe, egg salad can be used instead of hummus, if you like.

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