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Sea Buckthorn Summer Drinks

Watch out, Acai, there’s a new berry in town! Actually, Sea Buckthorn isn’t new at all, but the health benefits of this little berry are getting a lot of attention these days! So, what is Sea Buckthorn and how can you use …

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Wine and See’s Candies!

When J proposed, he brought a box of the best little chocolates in the world, See’s Candies Bordeauxs. So not only are they my favorite but they are extra special to me. Five years and one week after getting engaged, …

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Recipe: Pumpkin Ginger Muffin

Recently obsessed with all things ginger, and tiring of the impatient stares from two cans of pumpkin puree, I set out to create a “spicy” pumpkin ginger muffin. I’m pleased enough with my end result after Round 2 to actually …

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Flavor First: Recipe Review #3

I hope you had a wonderful long holiday weekend (if you celebrate Labor Day). I have a shameless nephew brag to start off with. J was drinking Giddy Up! (found in a variety beer pack) by the same beer company …

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Cinnamon Greyhound Cocktail Recipe

Like lemonade on a summer day? Or spiked lemonade on a warm summer night? It may be time for a new summer go-to. Try this Cinnamon Greyhound Cocktail and let me know what you think! I love grapefruit. It’s only …

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Easy Grab-n-Go Oatmeal Bites

Being less active doesn’t mean my appetite has slowed down at all. I’m constantly fighting the snack monster. Usually, I’m good with a carrot or a piece of fruit. But this injured ankle thing has been making me feel sorry …

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White Chocolate Chai Chia Pudding

I love making Coconut Milk + Chia puddings and the Designer Whey White Chocolate Protein Powder from my review post was too fun not to try to incorporate. The end result was a White Chocolate Chai Chia Pudding, reminiscent of …