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Two Ingredient Peaches and Cream Ice Cream

Two Ingredient Peaches and Cream Ice Cream

| June 16, 2014

With just two ingredients and a few minutes, you can whip up a chilly bowl of Peaches and Cream Ice Cream that the whole family will love. This post is sponsored by my client International Delight, but all opinions are my own. When I was in elementary school, each class had a picnic on one […]

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Stepping Into A Healthier Me This Year (vitafusion™)

Stepping Into A Healthier Me This Year (vitafusion™)

| June 10, 2014 | 85 Comments

Leggings. Jeans. Black pants. Repeat. That was my uniform for more than a year. After putting on more pounds than I care to remember, nothing fit and I just felt … gross. But while 2013 was about refinding joy in life, 2014 is about thriving — and that includes taking better care of myself. So […]

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Chili Garlic Steak with Cheesy Veggie Caesar Pasta Salad (Summer Grilling)

Chili Garlic Steak with Cheesy Veggie Caesar Pasta Salad (Summer Grilling)

| June 9, 2014 | 34 Comments

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. Grilling some certified Angus beef with a mouthwatering rub makes this Chili Garlic Steak with Cheesy Veggie Caesar Pasta Salad perfect for backyard dining. When it […]

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Warm Balsamic Red Cabbage and Beet Salad

Warm Balsamic Red Cabbage and Beet Salad

| June 2, 2014 | 30 Comments

A mixture of red cabbage and freshly shredded beets combine with rich balsamic vinegar to create this warm summer salad – Warm Balsamic Red Cabbage and Beet Salad. This recipe was created for a client, but all opinions are my own. A few years ago, I planted rows of red cabbage in my garden. I […]

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Spicy Habanero Hot Wings

Spicy Habanero Hot Wings

| May 30, 2014 | 30 Comments

These tender, spicy hot wings have a rich, layered flavor that will have you licking your fingers and reaching for more. Make this Spicy Habanero Hot Wings recipe! The best things come to those who wait. Patience is a virtue. Rome wasn’t built in a day. There are so many sayings and quotes that all […]

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One-Bowl Banana Pistachio Muffins

One-Bowl Banana Pistachio Muffins

| May 28, 2014 | 38 Comments

Making homemade muffins for breakfast doesn’t have to be time consuming or create a disaster in the kitchen. These One-Bowl Banana Pistachio Muffins are quick and easy — and delicious too. This recipe was created for my client, Diamond of California, but all opinions are my own. Sometimes I wonder what the cashiers at our […]

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Spicy Roasted Tomatillo Garbanzo Bean Dip

Spicy Roasted Tomatillo Garbanzo Bean Dip

| May 23, 2014 | 22 Comments

The robust flavor of this recipe for Spicy Roasted Tomatillo Garbanzo Bean Dip will have you reaching for more and more. This recipe was created for my client, Green Giant, but all opinions are my own. When the kids started school in August, it felt like we’d never find that groove where the morning just […]

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Celebrate the Bright Side of Life (Fruttare)

Celebrate the Bright Side of Life (Fruttare)

| May 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Earlier this week, I noticed a photo on my daughter’s desk. She must have swiped it from a box when we moved last summer. In it, I am 18 and about to head off to my senior prom. My brother, who was just under 2 at the time, is standing in front of me, holding […]

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Gluten-Free Smoked Salmon Breakfast Pizza

Gluten-Free Smoked Salmon Breakfast Pizza

| May 23, 2014 | 24 Comments

Creamy cheeses combine with peppery arugula, salty smoked salmon and other deliciousness on these gluten-free breakfast pizzas that are perfect for your next spring brunch. This recipe is brought to you by Pamela’s, makers of gluten-free baking products. All opinions are my own. Back in March, I headed to Boston on a business trip where […]

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Sesame Roll Recipe

Sesame Roll Recipe

| May 19, 2014 | 20 Comments

There’s nothing quite like the yeasty goodness of fresh, hot bread, right? This Sesame Roll recipe is pretty easy (the stand mixer does most the work!) and bakes up hot, firm rolls perfect for anything from your barbecue (bratwurst, I am looking at you).   Whenever people find out what I do for a living, I am […]

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