Thanksgiving Survival Guide
Nov15

Thanksgiving Survival Guide

Overeating seems to be the norm during all holidays, but when it comes to Thanksgiving, everything is literally all about the food. How do you make sure that the turkey is the only thing that’s stuffed this year?  Here are ten tips to surviving the smorgasbord whether you are hosting the feast yourself, or asked to bring a dish to someone else’s house. 1. Stay away from foods that increase your appetite. A good rule of thumb is to...

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Haunting Halloween Drink Recipes
Oct15

Haunting Halloween Drink Recipes

Boo!  Halloween is just around the corner, and fabulous parties and celebrations are knocking on our doors!  (Along with Trick or Treaters)  So here are some exciting and fun cocktails to entertain or scare your guests! Candy Corn Boozed Cocktail (Find This Pic On Pinterest) Ingredients 1 ounce candy corn-infused vodka (see below) 1 ounce dry sparkling wine Ice Directions Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker. Stir gently to chill....

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Breakfast Suggestions For Healthy Living
Aug15

Breakfast Suggestions For Healthy Living

The hustle and bustle of summer is coming to an end, only to be met by the coming of fall with back to school and the holiday’s shortly following.  Everyone is busy this time of year and it can be much easier to skip breakfast all together or make an unhealthy choice.  We want to help keep you healthy by giving you all of these healthy and easy morning suggestions. Berry Smoothie It only takes a few minutes to throw a few of...

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A Light and Delicious Spring Dessert for Easter
Mar15

A Light and Delicious Spring Dessert for Easter

Many of us are preparing this week to celebrate the Easter Season.  As we gather our favorite recipes we are thinking spring!  Light, refreshing veggies and dishes will grace our holiday table.  My favorite course, of course, is Dessert! The following recipe, from AllRecipes.com, boasts a light and refreshing taste with a moist and mouth-watering texture.  It screams the indulgences of Spring, even when the weather might not be...

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Fiesta Vegan Daniel Fast Taco Soup
Feb24

Fiesta Vegan Daniel Fast Taco Soup

My family has recently participated in a 21-day Daniel Fast in partnership with our local church. For those unfamiliar with a Daniel Fast, it can best be compared to a Vegan diet. As a family of true carnivores, I thought this would be impossible. Adding to my challenge, was the responsibility to feed our church youth group on a weekly basis during the process. Yes, teenagers! This taco soup was a bigger hit than I ever expected!...

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Cocktails To Set The Mood: Romance In The Room
Feb10

Cocktails To Set The Mood: Romance In The Room

No need to fight crowded restaurants when you can have a romantic rendezvous in your home. Pomegranate Margarita Martini from Too Hot in the Kitchen: Secrets to Sizzle At Any Age cookbook, is just right to set the mood. Pomegranate and margaritas pair up with a martini for a dose of fun and antioxidants. No bartenders needed as I served this easy-to-make drink in a pitcher. Be sure to make a big batch as I had to go back and make...

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