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Bar Hopping with KIND

No, I’m not frequenting any seedy establishments selling booze. Today I’m talking about food bars. I can’t deny the convenience of a food bar when life happens and time for real food prep is scarce. I like variety, so I …

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Hungry Runners and Blue Diamond Almonds

There are two kinds of runners. No matter which kind of runner you are, you get hungry. I bet your body wants snacks between meals. I bet you also like to eat really tasty things. I totally support enjoying a treat every now and then, which …

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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 …