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How Whole30 Changed My Life

In April 2016, I noticed a friend had lost weight and looked great. A few days later I chose to ...
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Make a Charcuterie for New Years Eve and Beyond

Going beyond the standard chips & dips for an upcoming gathering such as New Year’s Eve is easier than you ...
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15 Gingerbread Treats to Make for the Family

    Gingerbread is cake made with molasses and flavored with ginger. A spice with flavor and nutrition, ginger is ...
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Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce Recipe

Are you looking for a healthy dinner recipe for the family? This Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce is a winner! As ...
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Gingerbread Pancakes Recipe

Hot Gingerbread Pancakes right off the griddle is a great way to start a winter morning.  We much prefer homemade ...
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Pumpkin Spice Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

This Pumpkin Spice Cream Cheese Frosting recipe is a keeper. This easy to make topping can be used for the pumpkin ...
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Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

You know you’re craving anything and everything Pumpkin Spice! It’s that time of the year! They weather may not have ...
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Healthy Snack Food for Kids

It’s funny, no matter the time a day or the fact that they ate a meal an hour ago – ...
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Making PB & J Oat Bites

Mixing ingredients that you love often leads to a delicious result. This is certainly true with our PB& J Oat ...
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A Typical Cuban Breakfast

“When in Rome” is a saying I try to adhere to in our travels. If you are traveling to South ...
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Ranch Chicken Sliders Recipe

Delicious Ranch Chicken Sliders are a perfect item to serve to guests watching the big game or anytime you have ...
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Sausage, Potatoes and Peppers Recipe

This Sausage, Potatoes and Peppers recipe must be added to your last minute meals list. It is delicious and incredibly ...
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3 Considerations for Creating a Thanksgiving Menu

Planning a Thanksgiving Menu doesn’t have to be too difficult. There are LOADS of recipes in your own kitchen, in ...
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Watermelon Salad Recipe with Mint & Feta

A watermelon salad is a perfect side to your  barbecue! Throw in some mint and feta and your watermelon & ...
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Kids Making Wrapped Dogs with VIDEO

This summer has been mostly camp-free, so the girls and I have had a blast doing all sorts of things ...
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Avocado Watermelon Salad Recipe

Avocado is something that is not only delicious, but is an incredibly healthy food to incorporate into your diet. It ...
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Skewered Buffalo Chicken Bites

Wether you are searching for a recipe for the Big Game celebrations, a birthday party or dinner for you and ...
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Macys Culinary Council with Chef Ming Tsai

Miami friends, mark your calendar and head to http://bit.ly/Ming14 to reserve your spot at Chef Ming Tsai’s Macy’s Culinary Council ...
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Master the Mango

Much of my South Floridian audience has something to say about mangos. Many of us have at least one mango tree ...
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Baked Apple Chimichanga Recipe

How can you use all those apples? Our Crockpot Homemade Applesauce is just as incredible as this my Baked Apple ...
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Crockpot Applesauce

Crockpot applesauce. Just the thought of it gets me sniffing around for that aroma. Making homemade applesauce is tradition for ...
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Mummy Hot Dogs for Halloween

Make Mummy Hot Dogs for Halloween for a spooky meal! It’s a fun cooking with kids activity that will produce ...
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DIY Microwave Popcorn

Make DIY Microwave Popcorn with the kids! It’s delicious and far healthier than the store microwave popcorn bags! There have ...
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Spinach Salad with Homemade Peach Punch Dressing

A nice big salad is a great option for lunch or even dinner! My standard green is spinach. I love ...
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Red Quinoa Salad with Black Beans, Corn & Avocado

Need a quinoa salad that’s easy to put together and is so hearty in nutrients that it makes a great filling ...
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Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip S’Mores

No need for a campfire or even a fire for that matter. These Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip S’Mores will ...