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by Dominique Fernandez We all know that throughout our working weeks, our eating habits may slip a bit. By that we mean no time to cook, not-so-healthy meals, and expensive ones at that. However, what if we told you that there really are delicious and healthy meals you can quickly prepare for under $10? With the recipes below, you’ll be saving... CONTINUE READING 16


Date night keeps love alive, but it shouldn't break the bank. Just as most of us have discovered, cooking for two can be a great way to save money and add valuable activity to your romantic routine. Try one of these recipes for restaurant quality meals with your hunny, and a romantic date night in. 1. Yogurt Pasta with Bacon Yogurt sauce?... CONTINUE READING 13

7 Reasons Thanksgiving's Actually Pretty Awesome

Sure, it may lack the beloved festive jams of Christmas (although, this new Rebecca Black-like "It's Thanksgiving" song is pretty epic, in the awesomely bad kind of way, of course) and the fun costumes and candy of Halloween, but Thanksgiving undeservedly gets a bad rap. Yes, you have to hang out with your fam and no, you don't get any... CONTINUE READING 3

Buzzed Bites: Delicious Beer-Spiked Dishes

It's no secret that we here at Shecky's occasionally like our alcohol out of the glass and cooked straight into a delicious recipe, and with Oktoberfest celebrations popping up all over the country this week, we knew exactly what the scrumptious subject of our next spiked bites round-up just had to be: beer! Whether battered, baked, basted or broiled, food... CONTINUE READING 9

How to Host a Perfect Pop-Up Dinner Party

What better way to bid farewell to this fabulous summer than by throwing your very own pop-up dinner party? Pop-up restaurants have been, well, popping up all over cities like Portland’s Cruz, San Fran’s FoodLab and Brighton in Manhattan, with famous toques temporarily taking over a space for a night here, a week there, to create a spontaneous dinner party... CONTINUE READING 18

Go For The Gold: Throw Your Own Olympics Viewing Party

Finally, the most buzz-worthy weeks of summer are here—the 2012 Summer Olympics! Not only do we have to thank the games for letting us see sexy Speedo-sporting men compete for blinging medals, but these next two weeks are going to be filled with parties, cheering and, of course, some serious American pride! From festive decorations to fun themed treats to... CONTINUE READING 15

Beat That Belly Bulge Before the Beach

In a few days it’ll officially be summer (even though we’ve been acting like it since Memorial Day!), and while we're super excited for summer to start, that just means we're one day closer to having to show off our bods on the beach. Eek! Not feeling bikini ready? Need a way to fight that belly bulge at... CONTINUE READING 12

Pick Your Pie: 8 Tasty Homemade Pizzas

If you're a pizza lover like myself, Friday night usually means a call to my nearest pizzeria to get a piping hot pie delivered to my house. With today being National Pizza Party Day, I decided to take my 'za love and turn it up a notch by making homemade pies you can nosh on from your morning breakfast to... CONTINUE READING 8

10 Ways To Treat Yourself This Mother's Day

Every year, my mother and her best friend wake up the morning of Mother’s Day, hop in the car and leave their kids behind. They rarely even let us know where they're headed, but we all know not to ask. On Mother’s Day, we simply let them do their thing, whatever that may be! You’re a mother 365 days of the... CONTINUE READING 7


I know you're probably asking yourself...what are "arepas"? One of our fave food sites, IReallyLikeFood is here to guide you on how to make this simple yet delicious Venezuelan treat. See more below and head to IReallyLikeFood to get the step-by-step instructions (complete with pictures!). I think I just found out what I want for dinner.... As the resident Venezuelan at... CONTINUE READING 6