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The Family Dinner Project: How to Get the Most out of Family Mealtime

The Family Dinner Project: How to Get the Most out of Family Mealtime

According to “Eat, Laugh, Talk: The Family Dinner Playbook,” and 20 years of research, “Regular family meals lead to long-term benefits, including higher resilience, self-esteem, grade-point-averages and lower rates of substance abuse, teen pregnancy, eating disorders and depression.” This playbook comes from The Family Dinner…

Abbie Cornish and Chef Jacqueline King Schiller Pair up for Pescan

Abbie Cornish and Chef Jacqueline King Schiller Pair up for Pescan

Photography credit: Camraface Actress Abbie Cornish and chef Jacqueline King Schiller paired up in Melissa’s kitchen to demo delicious dishes from their new cookbook, “Pescan: A Feel Good Cookbook.” These recipes are plant-based, both dairy and gluten-free and full of flavor. The dynamic duo are…

Discover the Flavors of Pakistan in the Karachi Kitchen

Discover the Flavors of Pakistan in the Karachi Kitchen

Melissa’s recently had the pleasure of hosting chef, food stylist and cooking instructor, Kausar Ahmed, who just came out with her very first cookbook, “The Karachi Kitchen.” The focus of Ahmed’s cookbook is to connect people around the world through food. These recipes are based…

Clean Eating for Busy Families Doesn’t Have to be Complicated

Clean Eating for Busy Families Doesn’t Have to be Complicated

This feel-good cookbook is something that the whole family will love. In Melissa’s kitchen, we had the pleasure of hosting Michelle Dudash, RDN, Cordon Bleu certified chef, and author of “Clean Eating for Busy Families, revised & expanded.” Dudash is all about simple and satisfying…