Recipes

Purple Monster Popsicles

July 21, 2015
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This post is sponsored by Green Works The summer before my senior year of high school I spent at Salem College in Winston-Salem, NC attending the North Carolina Governor’s School program. Admission was somewhat competitive, and I was thrilled to be selected. Students applied for topics of study from English and Theater to Music and […]

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Making Meatballs

July 15, 2015
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I’m really not a huge meat person. If you asked me if I wanted meatballs or fish for dinner, fish would win out every single time. But ever since I tried out the sun-dried tomato recipe below, I have loved coming up with new flavors and mixins for the base recipe. These base meatball recipe does […]

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Easy Summer Massaged Greens

July 9, 2015
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Our garden is growing fast!! I’m always surprised how easy it is to grow greens from seed. We live on massaged greens salads in the summer time – most often made from a mix of kales. This is our favorite version. The sesame oil really helps stand up to the kale flavor, the rice vinegar […]

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Raspberry Grapefruit Martinis with Salted

June 30, 2015
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This post is sponsored by Salted I have never been to cooking school, and most of what I know about the kitchen comes from practical experience and The Food Network. I definitely know not to try to cut frozen things with a pairing knife after this bad experience! Needless to say, I think anyone who […]

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How To Make Homemade Yogurt

June 25, 2015
Homemade Yogurt

This post is sponsored by The National Milk Life Campaign In honor of June as National Dairy Month, I am celebrating milk’s versatility by turning it into yogurt at home! Since milk is one of the original farm-to-table staples, making yogurt has been going on for ages. It’s one of my very favorite foods for breakfast, a lunch […]

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12 Months of Real Food: Zucchini

June 24, 2015
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  Zucchini is one of my favorite vegetables! I love, love it grilled in the summer time, but it’s also one of the most versatile summer veggies – bake it, stuff it, roll it. Super good for you too!   Here’s a round up of some delicious zucchini recipes perfect for summertime! Cookin’ Canuck  Grilled […]

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Overnight Oats Banana Split

June 23, 2015
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This post is sponsored by The Quaker Oats Company. All opinions are my own.  Breakfast that looks like dessert is always more fun to eat! It is nearly as delicious as a real banana split. Start with basic overnight oats – equal parts milk, Greek yogurt and Quaker Old Fashioned Oats plus a pinch of […]

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