Category Archives: Healthy Eating

Easy Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken - easy and healthier Chinese takeout at home from Everyday Good Thinking, the official blog of @hamiltonbeach

Easy Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken

Excite your family this week by making sweet and sour chicken – a hearty Chinese takeout-inspired dinner packed with vegetables –  in your slow cooker. Cook a few cups of plain white rice in the rice cooker to soak up the tangy pineapple sauce. Meals like this sweet and sour chicken are great for evenings…

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Crunchy Baked Cheddar Cheese Chicken Tenders from @hamiltonbeach

Crunchy Baked Cheese Cracker Chicken Tenders

In this easy chicken tender recipe, an otherwise unhealthy kid favorite gets a fit-friendly makeover to please moms and children alike. Instead of deep fried chicken fingers dripping with fatty oil, these healthier baked chicken tenders are coated in cheesy cracker crumbs and baked to create a tender and crunchy bite. Most kids probably won’t…

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Baked Coconut Shrimp with Curried Chutney Dipping Sauce is a healthier spin on a fried classic! From Everyday Good Thinking, the official blog of @hamiltonbeach

Baked Coconut Shrimp with Curried Chutney Dipping Sauce

Coconut shrimp is one of my favorite appetizers to order at restaurants. They come to the table piping hot, audibly crunchy and… full of calories. They always come with a slightly sweet and fruity dipping sauce that makes you feel like you’re enjoying food from the islands. But when I eat this delicious app, I…

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Spicy Summer Vegetable Pasta makes good use of zucchini, squash and tomatoes this time of year! Everyday Good Thinking, the official blog of @hamiltonbeach

Spicy Summer Vegetable Pasta

Although summer’s end is slowly approaching, I do love the bounty of late summer vegetables stacked high in the markets right now. The bright greens, reds, yellows and purples are calling my name every time I go shopping. I can’t help but center more meals around zucchini, squash, tomatoes and herbs while I still have…

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Perfect for summer! Watermelon Lime Mint Sorbet from Everyday Good Thinking, the official blog of @hamiltonbeach

Watermelon Lime Mint Sorbet

Before seedless watermelons were as popular as they are now, kids used to stand in the backyard behind an imaginary line spitting watermelon seeds as far as they could. I was never a seed-spitting contest winner, but I enjoyed the summer ritual nonetheless. Sometimes I wonder if kids still have these little competitions, or if…

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