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Easter “Peeps” Recipe

If you have ever celebrated Easter, at least in the U.S, then you know of the iconic "peep" marshmallow candy.  I always got "peeps" in my Easter basket growing up and although it's not my favorite, I...

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GLUTEN FREE HOT CROSS BUNS

As a child I often heard the song AND even played in music class on the recorder, hot cross buns.  But I had NO idea what an actual hot cross bun was. I never grew up eating them. In case you don't...

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Zucchini Boats

Zucchini is an amazing vegetable.  It is mild in flavor, versatile and just plain yummy. Of course it is nutritious, but at the end of the day, we eat it because its just yummy...right? I have made...

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Why You Should Never Count Calories

  Have you ever gone on a diet before?  Have you ever been asked before? I mean most people just ask, “What diet are you doing” or “What are you doing differently” if they see that you have lost...

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Grain Free Apple Crisp

I am from New England originally, and apple crisp was something that I grew up eating.  It reminds me of the fall, apple picking and being warm and fuzzy.  It is also a recipe that has a lot of...

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GRAIN FREE BEEF STROGANOFF

I am willing to bet that you have heard of beef stroganoff at one time in your life or another.  You may have even grown up eating it at your family dinner table and even on holidays.  It is a well...

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GRAIN-FREE PROTEIN BREAKFAST COOKIES!

If you told your child, or when you were a child and your parents told you, that cookies were for breakfast...I bet you would have jumped for joy!  I know that I would have and I know my kids did, when...

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Healthy Sweet Potato Chips

Do you love chips but feel guilty eating them?  Are you the person, when around chips, eats the whole bag?  If so, then this recipe is for you! Instead of saying no to chips altogether, swap them out...

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Easy Pear Quinoa Breakfast Bake

Do you love to start your day with a nice warm breakfast but don't have a lot of time? Is quick and easy more of your speed but yet quick and easy usually means donuts or toaster pastries?  Instead of...

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New Year’s Eve Raspberry Bellini

Love New Year's parties but not so much all the cocktails and mock-tails that are filled with loads of sugar and questionable ingredients that leave you feeling less than cheery?  Try this awesome...

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Even Better Sugar Cookies

You can't think about Christmas without sugar cookies coming to mind.  They come in any cute shape you can think of, can be decorated by young and old alike, and they also (as their name implies) are...

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Not Your Mother’s Gingerbread Loaf

Gingerbread is a holiday favorite.  It is made into cute little cookies and even houses adorned with candies.  I grew up with gingerbread loaf and it was my favorite. Except these days I make my own...

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