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by Courtney Leiva As our loved ones are preparing to go back to class, help them stay focused and nourished with some added snacks when they need extra fuel fast. Yes it may be tempting to pack those grab-and-go snack packs at the store, but high levels of sodium and sugar may help it from being food actually worth consuming. For... CONTINUE READING 3

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Those sugary Easter treats may be tempting (hello, Peeps!) but if you’re searching for some healthier alternatives, look to these mouth-watering snacks to get you in the festive mood. From organic jelly beans to scrumptious fruit baskets, don’t worry! We’ve got your low-sugar needs covered. -Courtney Leiva Peeled Snacks Gently Dried Fruit ($2.20 per serving at peeledsnacks.com) Looking for the perfect... CONTINUE READING 6

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Chasing after the little ones day in and day out doesn't only take a toll on your body, it can take a toll on your sanity! For all you mommies out there wheeling and dealing with the kiddos in tow, we've enlisted Porschla Kidd—full-time mom, former model and wife to New York Knicks point guard Jason Kidd—to give ten tried-and-true... CONTINUE READING 2

Spooktacular Snacks to Serve at Your Halloween Bash

Halloween is quickly creeping up and you’re probably been busy bustling around these past few weeks perfecting all of your Halloween party plans. But if you’re still mulling over what to serve your costumed cohorts at your All Hallows Eve fête, don’t fret! We’ve got plenty of scrumptious party-ready snacks that’ll trick your eyes but treat your taste buds, from... CONTINUE READING 25

Throw a Fab Fall Party...Just Because!

Today is It's My Party Day, which means it's the perfect time to throw a fabulous fall fête for you and your friends. Why? Oh come on, do you really need a reason to have a party? Simply celebrate this sensational season with a fun fiesta full of your fall favorites, from caramel-covered apples to the color-changing leaves, spiked cider... CONTINUE READING 16

Sugar, Spice & Oh-So-Nice: 5 Fun Flavored Popcorns

It's National Popcorn Poppin' Month and it couldn't have been a better time—October always make us want to snuggle up on the couch for a festive monster movie marathon, and no movie marathon is complete without an overflowing bowl of perfectly popped popcorn. But why settle for just butter when there are a whole wide array of fun, delicious toppings... CONTINUE READING 10

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For TV lovers, it's the most wonderful time of the year—the Emmys! Tomorrow night, stars of the small screen will take to Nokia Theater in their designer best in the hopes of taking home that coveted gold statue, and the rest of us will be watching to see if our favorite TV shows win big come Sunday night. If you're... CONTINUE READING 3

9 Not-So-Basic Brown-Bag Lunch Ideas

Step away from the PB&J! If you've been lugging around the same ol' boring brown-bagged lunch since those grammar school days, then you're well overdue for a meal makeover! Get ready for bagged lunch to go grown-up gourmet—we're talking upscale sandwiches piled high with prosciutto, ethnic eats like stuffed, steamed dumplings, not-so-standard salads, delicious desserts to cap it all off... CONTINUE READING 9

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

7 Delicious, Nutritious Alternatives to Potato Chips

It's National Junk Food Day folks, and what's our favorite junk food over here at Shecky's? That good ol'  salty goodness known as the potato chip. But because we're watching our figures for summer (it is bikini season after all!), we've decided to lose those crispy, crunchy, but often grease-filled fried snacks in favor of healthier, but no less delicious... CONTINUE READING 18