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Lisa Lillien is the author of the popular Hungry Girl website and email newsletter, featuring smart, funny advice on guilt-free eating. She is also the author of eight Hungry Girl cookbooks, five of which debuted at number one on the New York Times Best Sellers list. Read her PEOPLE.com blog every Monday for slimmed-down celebrity recipes and more.
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Make your own gnocchi? Most people can barely pronounce the word, much less whip up a homemade batch. But what if we told you making the dough for the yummy potato pasta is as easy as baking cookies?