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Moms Benefitting from Soybean Oil Recipes

Open your pantry. Pull out the oil. What do you see? Your bottle of vegetable oil – the best oil ...
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Homemade Vegetable Soup Recipe

A good and easy homemade vegetable soup recipe is a must in your kitchen. Throughout the year the sniffles are ...
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Bento Box Idea: Ham Roll Ups

My non-sandwich eating 1st grader does like meats, especially ham. She likes bread, but she doesn’t like ham and bread ...
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Iron Fork Review

Thursday, August 1 was a fantastic date night. Tom and I headed to the Adrienne Arsht Center to foodie heaven, ...
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School Lunch Idea: Hormel REV Wrap

The new Hormel REV Wraps make a great school lunch box addition – their tasty, inexpensive and low in calorie. ...
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Easy 4th of July Recipe Collection

4th of July often means picnics, BBQs or meals by the pool or beach. Whichever your location on the 4th, ...
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Traveling on Shaklee180

Traveling and eating healthy aren’t always so easy to do. On our most recent family vacation to Key West I ...
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Easy BLT Dip Recipe

Tis the time of year for backyard barbecues and vegetable gardens. This Easy BLT Dip recipe is a perfect addition ...
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How to Make Lentils

Lentils are considered a power food. They are loaded with fiber, folate, iron, protein, and other vitamins and minerals. The ...
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What’s in a Shaklee180 Turnaround Kit?

Have you wondered what arrives in that very heavy box each month? As a Shaklee180 Blogger I receive a Turnaround ...
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MasterCard Provides Presale Discount to Iron Fork #Miami #Priceless #MC

Miami foodies are getting ready for a Priceless Miami event, the Iron Fork! There is always something going on in Miami. ...
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Video Review: Mueller’s Hidden Veggie Pasta

I was provided with several boxes of the new Mueller’s Hidden Veggie Pasta. We like pasta in this house and ...
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Vlog: How I Ate Healthy & Handled Stress

I’ve shared how the month of April was the pits. Even throughout the horrific month, I managed to not succumb ...
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The Squeezable Healthy Snacks

When traveling, quick and easy snacks, HUGE bonus if they’re healthy snacks too, are a must! My toddler is a ...
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How to Use Leftover Ham to Make Cuban Croquetas

Will you be serving ham this weekend? What will you do with the inevitable leftover ham? Yes, ham sandwiches are ...
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How to Bake an Egg

How to Bake an Egg Have you been wondering how to bake an egg, rather than boiling one? Did you ...
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Baked Potato Bar for Dinner

Baked Potato Bar I love easy dinners. Who doesn’t? Add to that that, I love options. I love being able ...
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Simple Kale Chips Recipe

We have heard from every magazine article, online infographic, TV show and more that kale is awesomely good for you. ...
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3 Reasons to Eat Kale

We’ve been eating kale for a number of years. We most often sauté it with a little EVOO and garlic, ...
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Quick & Easy Soybean Oil Recipes

Finding Soybean Oil You won’t believe where I found soybean oil! In my own kitchen? Yes, I spent a good ...
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Chef Todd English Teaches Through Macy’s Culinary Council

Chef Todd English is sharing his secrets as part of the Macy’s Culinary Council. Chef recently demonstrated his pizza making ...
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How to Make Chicken Taco Tortilla Soup

Make Chicken Taco Tortilla Soup during National Soup Month! It’s delicious and simple! A warm bowl of soup – just ...
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A Recipe of Canned Corn & Canned Peaches

One of my favorite dishes to make around the holidays, particularly Thanksgiving, is a Corn Casserole. I received the recipe ...
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What’s for Dinner? Mediterranean Soy Marinade

Soy para Soy! Translation, I am for soy! Are you? Tonight’s dinner is a family favorite. Chicken and rice. But, ...
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A Fun ECard and a Party! Who’s In?

Silly E-Card Find a few minutes this week to make the Chef Boyardee E-Card! We laughed so hard, you will ...
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3 Great Recipes Using Jarred Herdez Salsa

With a jar of Herdez salsa and pretty much any protein, a mom can have delicious dinner ready. I find ...