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From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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Cookbooks for Good Eggs

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Hummus Deviled Eggs

Use up those Easter eggs! Make deviled eggs with hummus instead of mayonnaise for a new twist on a classic appetizer.

Egg-cellent Hacks

Step up your egg-dyeing game this year with these colorful decorating techniques.

Eggs 5 Ways

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Holiday Egg Traditions

While the egg is certainly a high-protein breakfast staple, this versatile ingredient is also a fixture in many traditional holiday meals. We polled our Healthy Eats experts to find out all about their favorites.

Guacamole Goblin Deviled Eggs

These deviled eggs get an extra dose of protein from avocado, fiber from ground flax seeds and crunch from the apples.

Easter Eggs 101

A hard-boiled look at egg buying, cooking and safety

Easter Egg Safety

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Egg Salad, Lightened Up

Egg salad can be high in fat, cholesterol and calories but with a few simple tweaks you can make light and delicious versions of this comfort food classic.