Heart-shaped miniature brownies with strawberry ice cream make a decadent Valentine's treat. [PHOTO BY DAVE CATHEY, THE OKLAHOMAN]

January diets fade as February offers multiple indulgences

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Mardi Gras is over, but February indulgence rages on in the long-tail of Chinese New Year celebrations and Valentine's Day.

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    Paige Smathers, KSL.com | Updated: Mon, Feb 1, 2016

    When fad diets get all the press, it can be easy to lose sight of what "normal" eating really looks like.

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    Brenda Stanley, Deseret News | Updated: Mon, Feb 1, 2016

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    By Dave Cathey  Food Editor  dcathey@oklahoman.com  | Published: Wed, Feb 3, 2016

    The Oklahoman's Food Dude Dave Cathey offers Super Bowl recipes for Orange Crush sherbet and pulled pork, inspired by the Denver Broncos and Caroline Panthers, respectively.


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