Hungry Girl Magazine FAQs

Important Update

If you've experienced issues preordering/receiving Hungry Girl magazine, please accept our sincere apologies. The problem has been identified, and we're happy to report the issue has been fixed and the magazines are on their way. Click here for the full explanation of what happened, and again, we're sorry for the delay and confusion.

What can I expect to find in Hungry Girl magazine? Each issue will be packed with exclusive content: things like 70+ easy & delicious recipes, weight-loss success stories full of real-world tips & tricks, smart supermarket food finds, and more!

Where can I find the magazine?

Find the first issue (Spring edition) in the US and Canada at retailers like Walmart, Kroger, Albertsons, Safeway, Publix, Target, Whole Foods, Costco, and Barnes & Noble. Not every location will carry it, however, so the best way to ensure you get a copy is to order online.

How do I order it online?

1st issue: Order here, and the Spring issue will be delivered right to your doorstep! Expected delivery time is 2 - 4 weeks.

1st & 2nd issue: Order both the Spring and Summer issues here! The first issue will arrive in 2 - 4 weeks, and the 2nd issue will be delivered in April.

1st & 2nd issue as a gift: To have these issues shipped to an address other than your own, click here. The first issue will arrive in 2 - 4 weeks, and the 2nd issue will be delivered in April.

Shipping to Canada: Click here for the Spring issue. For both issues, click here!

Shipping is free with all these options. Applicable sales tax will be added.

Can I order a yearly subscription?

At this time, only the Spring and Summer magazines are available. They can be ordered together using the links above.

Is there a digital version of the magazine?

By popular demand, our new mag is now available for digital download. You can order it from Barnes & Noble and access it via your Nook tablet or the free Nook app (which works on tons of devices)!

Can the magazine be shipped anywhere besides the US and Canada?

At this time, the magazine can only be shipped within the US and to Canada. If you don't live in the US or Canada, we recommend purchasing the digital edition, which will be available soon. Stay tuned!

I preordered the magazine... Why hasn't it arrived yet?

Click here for an update on the status of preorders. Magazines ordered more recently are expected to arrive within 2 - 4 weeks of ordering.

How can I confirm my order went through?

If you preordered the magazine in December, you may not have received a confirmation email. To confirm your order was processed, check your credit card statement for a charge from one of the following: MDC*BHG/FC BOOK PROGRAM,, or Meredith Store.

For magazines ordered in 2018, you should receive a confirmation email.

If you have any other questions or concerns regarding your order, contact our distribution partners at 1-866-642-5526 or

Why doesn’t the magazine cost less?

Each issue costs $9.99. Unlike most monthly magazine issues, these are high-quality keepsake editions. Each issue is packed with exclusive content and so many recipes!

Where can I find the Weight Watchers points values?

The Freestyle™ SmartPoints® values for the recipes in the 1st issue are available here for download.