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10 Healthy, Hydrating Cucumber Recipes

Crunch on this in-season veggie while it's fresh for the taking at the farmer's market.

Wine Cocktails You're Going to Want to Sip All Summer Long

As if you needed another excuse to pour yourself a glass of wine after a long day.

Fresh Strawberry Recipes That Taste Like Summer

Sweeten up your food with these recipes made with in-season strawberries.

3 Ways to Grill Anything Better

Master searing, grilling, and butterflying for BBQ food that's restaurant quality.

18 Watermelon Recipes for a Slice of Summer

Dribble-down-your-chin deliciousness!

The Freshest Fruits and Vegetables Available in August

Watermelon, corn, peaches and more late-summer produce has finally peaked!

The Cleanest Way to Cut Corn on the Cobb

Get all the kernels, keep all your fingers.

All the Juicy and Fresh Produce You Can Eat in July

Check out what's in season right now—and get it while it's fresh!

Okra, Thyme, and Other Fresh Produce for June

The produce is ripe for the picking at the farmers market this month, from cherries and green peas to edible plants like lavender and dandelion greens.

The Best Farmers' Market Foods for Weight Loss

Load up on these filling, nutrient-dense foods (they’re not all veggies!) when you stop by this weekend.

The Worst Summer Foods for Your Waistline

From carnivals to beach vacations, don’t let these tempting seasonal faves sabotage your hard-earned bikini body.

Starbucks Adds Soda to the Menu

Starting tomorrow, the coffee giant will offer handcrafted colas to help you chill down.

20 Sublime Summer Wines Under $20

Celebrate the sunny season with these foolproof picks that are ideal for sipping tableside or poolside.

The Top 10 Farmers Markets in the U.S.

Find fresh produce, one-of-a-kind crafts, and delicious prepared foods wherever your travels take you this summer.

Mouthwatering Barbecue Recipes

Get a taste of summer (or at least major cravings) by checking out these unbelievably tasty recipes from pro chefs.

SHAPE Shares: 5 Things to Do Before Summer Ends

The lazy days aren't officially over yet! Take advantage of the last of the warmth and sunshine with these only-in-summer activities.

How to Lose Weight Without Giving Up Ice Cream

Steal Stephanie Ruhle's strategy for appeasing her kids and her sweet tooth without packing on pounds this summer.

Brilliant Ways to Use Leftover Herbs

Instead of letting extra fresh mint, thyme, and other flavor enhancers go to waste, perk up smoothies, cocktails, and more.

Top 50 Summer Diet Foods for Weight Loss

Stock up on these healthy eats to slim down in no time.

12 Surprising Foods to Grill

Elevate your backyard cooking by adding a touch of smoke to new dishes.

10 Summer Snacks Under 200 Calories

Quick and tasty recipes to ease between-meal hunger totally guilt-free.

Ask the Diet Doctor: What to Eat at Summer BBQs

Hamburger or veggie? Coleslaw or potato salad? Here's what to put on your plate.

2013 Beach Body Diet Plan: Month 1

Kickstart your summer slim-down with a tasty meal plan tailored to your lifestyle.

Flat-Belly Smoothie Recipe

Skip the crunches and sip on this deliciously sweet smoothie to fight belly fat and reduce bloating—all for under 300 calories.

Obscure Summer Produce You Should Be Eating

These little-known fruits and veggies are packed with nutrients.

5 Fun and Tasty Ways to Enjoy Pineapple

Eat up the health benefits of pineapple with these delicious recipes.