Butternut, Mushroom and Kale Dressing

November 21, 2014

Stuffing?….Dressing?  …I think the official word is dressing because there was no turkey involved. In fact, this recipe is very much vegetarian! I’m partnering with the Grain Foods Foundation today to bring you a recipe that’s pumped with whole grains. When most of the dishes on your Thanksgiving table are loaded with butter and bacon […]

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November 20, 2014

Long time no lately! Which means….I have lots to share!! First up is my Coffee + Almond baked oatmeal. Ate it the next day reheated with some chocolate peanut butter and fresh fruit on the side. I shared the rest of the bake with some hungry friends : ) Next up: eggs, toast, apples with […]

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November 19, 2014

What’s happpppening?! (Quote from E.T., if you didn’t realize!) ^^ That’s what I had for breakfast. Reheated oatmeal with milk and a big glob of Barney Butter from the bottom of the jar. Yeah! -I’m in the middle of Survivor Season 18. I’ve watched 10-18 now and love it more every day. So far my […]

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5 Ways To Stay Healthy This Holiday Season

November 18, 2014
Holiday season

Which club do you belong to: those who live it up over the holidays and recommit on January 1 or those who maintain (or lose!) weight throughout the season? I flip flop back and forth, but in general the squiggly line effect keeps me in the maintenance group (so I hope!) I’m partnering with Celestial […]

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November 17, 2014

Did it turn as cold in your neighborhood at is it did in mind? BRRR!! It’s definitely time for some holiday music to counter balance this dreary freezing weather. I know some of you have seen snow already this year, and I have one thing to say: I’m sorry! Our weekend started off somewhat hot […]

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Coffee Almond Baked Oatmeal with Perfect Coffee

November 14, 2014

I have a great recipe to share with you today – a caffeinated twist on my baked oatmeal! But first…let’s talk about coffee!! Whether you’re like me and lean towards decaf or you love that buzz, buzz, buzz, we all have our coffee rituals and favorite beans. I got hooked on afternoon decaf cappuccinos last […]

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The Deep Dish Pancake

November 13, 2014

Introducing….the deep dish pancake! I love pancakes, especially those with a little batter left in the middle. I’ve been playing around with this concept for a few weeks now and created several variations. It’s kind of a cross between a pancake and cake! (Mazen calls it “cake” : ) ) The desire to create this […]

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