Skinny Chef Blog

This category features all posts on SkinnyChef.com, whether they are blog posts in the traditional sense, recipes, or short asides highlighting content from around the web. Enjoy.

[Video] How To Keep Chicken Juicy

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In this video for Prevention.com, I showcased my tricks to cook perfectly juicy chicken breast… it’s two things that you’ll learn in culinary school early on, and they are so simple you can easily incorporate them in your own kitchen. Enjoy!

The Perfect Cheesecake?

Healthy Coffee Cheese Cake

Baking a smooth, crack-free cheesecake with thick, cakey or creamy texture isn’t as hard as you might think and here are easy, fun tips the next time you want to indulge someone you admire…

20 Ways To Spin A Salad

20 ways to spin a salad

Salad is one of those things that you can get tired of pretty quickly. Have you ever heard someone announce in a restaurant that they are just dying for a salad? So here are some easy ways to put a gourmet spin on your bed of greens to make a drool-worthy meal…

Eating for Apple Body Shapes

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Whether you’re an apple, pear or banana shape, all body shapes are beautiful in their own way. However, the apple types have a tougher time getting rid of stubborn belly fat, so check out some of my hard-won secrets…

Show The Love With Homemade Desserts

Valentine's Day Dessert Ideas

Valentine’s Day is a time to let loose and shower your loved ones with love and tempting treats. Download my free recipe booklet to find out how…

No-Bake Valentine’s Treats

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Whip up one of these no-bake treats in no time! Plus download my new “Show Your Love” Valentine’s Day dessert booklet…

Shopping, Cooking & Eating Healthier

Healthy eating, shopping & cooking

Maintaining a healthy weight, or getting to that healthy weight, is not about dieting. It’s about celebrating food, about eating the foods that you already love but making them a little (or a lot) healthier, based on how you shop, cook and eat now.

How to Cook with Chia Seeds

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I’m a big fan of this tiny superfood since it’s a great way to fill up your tummy. Soaked chia is is well known as a boon for digestive orders like GERD and IBS, and is easy to add to recipes that you already know and love!