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delicious dinner for two

A Delicious Dinner for Two

Do you struggle with meal planning for two? Sometimes, recipes with larger portion sizes are hard to cut in half, because you are left with a bunch of ingredients you can’t use up. That’s not the case with this healthy and delicious dinner for two from our Dinner Daily recipes team. This ground turkey recipe is […]

5 Kid-Friendly, Healthy Pre-Dinner Snacks

These days many families struggle with dinnertime due to afterschool activities, homework and work responsibilities. Families arrive home hungry and it is often just too easy to grab a less than healthy snack.  Little hands digging in for less than healthy options while you try to prepare dinner is just stressful and ruins appetites for […]

5 Tips for Successful Online Grocery Shopping

Remember when you couldn’t imagine ordering shoes or clothing online? For many of us, the concerns about online shopping have not only been resolved, but you’ve probably become completely sold on the advantages of stores like Amazon or Zappos.  Since most of us are buying more online, it’s likely you’ll someday soon buy groceries online, […]

30 minute dinner recipes

3 Delicious 30 Minute Dinner Recipes for Hectic Weeknights

By the time your family gets home at the end of the day, everyone’s usually is starving, so you don’t have time for a long prep session – what you need and want are some 30 minute dinner recipes. If you have a plan for dinner, you can get right to it and get dinner […]

Dinner is in Your Google Calendar!

It’s nice to know whats going to happen next, isn’t it? That’s why we all use calendars (and according to several surveys, Google Calendar is the most widely used online calendar). So we’ve put one and one together and thought it might be nice for our members to see what’s for dinner in their Google calendar! […]

Three Simple Rules for Eating Better

Many of us (perhaps most of us) are looking for ways to improve our diets, so we’d like to share some ideas on eating better meals.  Michael Pollan, a Professor at Berkeley,  a famous writer and speaker on food issues and the author of The Omnivore’s Dilemma.  He’s conducted a ton of research on food, and […]

Vegan and Vegetarian meal plans

Vegan & Vegetarian Meal Plans from The Dinner Daily

Eating a plant based diet can be a fulfilling and delicious approach to a healthy lifestyle. Studies have found that cutting back on animal products, even  just a few times a week, can lead to reduced disease and other health issues. Eating a more green diet also has a positive environmental impact.  That’s why we’ve […]

storing leftover food

Incorporating Thanksgiving Leftovers into Your Meal Plan

  You know what? Leftovers rock. If you’ve got a busy week, double one or two of the recipes in your meal plan.  Plan “Leftover Night” for the night of the week that is the most hectic. And while you’re at it, have a glass of wine too. It’s ok to incorporate one night of […]

End Dinnertime Stress in 5 Easy Steps

Sitting down to dinner is an opportunity to catch up, slow down and spend quality time with one another.  And even when you can’t all sit down at the same time, there’s something to be said for coming home to a healthy, delicious meal. So why does dinner often feel so hectic? What you really want […]

using leftover ingredients

9 Tips for Using Leftover Ingredients in Meals

Yeah, it bugs us too.  You know, those half cans of tomato sauce, or that partial box of pasta that is left over after making many recipes that seem kind of lonely and unloved in your fridge or cupboard.  But sometimes using leftover ingredients seems like more work than it’s worth, right?  Some of you […]