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St. Patrick’s Day Drinks: Sweet Green Champagne


St. Patrick’s Day Drinks: Sweet Green Champagne St. Patrick’s Day is the one day of the year when everyone is Irish…or at least everyone thinks they are.   It’s a day of food, drinking and overall fun.  (What other holiday is it acceptable to pinch people!?) In December I became border line obsessed with the easy cranberry champagne recipe that…

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Last Minute Holiday Party Tips + Holiday Mimosa Recipe


*disclaimer – this  post is part of the Evite Influencer Program I don’t know where November went, and now we’re almost through December.  It’s crazy how time can just get away from you, isn’t it!  Every year we try to have a friend holiday party, which takes me weeks of planning and prepping.  This year we dropped the ball and…

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Mini Pumpkin Muffins Recipe


Fall comfort foods are one of the best things about the season.  Every year I find it a struggle to stick to a healthy diet without too many cheat days.  Which is why I love these mini pumpkin doughnuts!  You get the satisfaction of a doughnut, in bite sized portions.  Eating healthy is all about portion control right!? Made with…

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Benefits of Healthy Protein Shakes and 2 Yummy Recipes


I know your daily routine all too well.  Wake up late, rush to get ready. Then you have to get the kids ready!  Put them in some clean clothes, brush their teethe and hair and off to work.  I despise mornings! I really don’t enjoy planning my breakfast and lunch the day before so in an effort to make my mornings…

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Top Secret Chocolate Chip Cookies


“This post was sponsored by a2 Milk® as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” As a child, I drank milk as my drink of choice.  Really, if juice or milk was offered I chose milk.  During my first pregnancy I used to tell my husband that the baby was going…

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Summer Pasta Salad Recipe – Organic and Kid Approved


When it’s 95 degrees outside the last thing I feel like doing is eating a hot meal.  I love going to summer BBQ’s and eating the pasta salad.  Why not skip the BBQ and just eat the pasta salad?  So I did! Let me preface this the truth. I don’t cook…ever.  My husband is the cook and is quite talented…

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3 Healthy Beef Recipes Under 300 Calories


You’ve heard the claims that red meat can poorly impact your health, but did you know that certain types of beef can actually promote good health? The key is in the type of beef, and how it is prepared. Don’t give up on your red meat cravings for concern over good health, and instead, try options like wagyu steak that…

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Recipe Wednesday! Gluten-Free Brownies


Here’s a gluten-free brownie recipe. Let me know when you make it so I can come over! I’ll bring coffee! 🙂 Gluten Free Mocha Brownies Brownie Ingredients 15 Medjool dates, pitted, soaked and drained ¼ cup water 9 T raw cocoa ¼ cup agave syrup ¼ cup coconut oil, soft, not liquid 1 can garbanzo beans, drained 4 eggs ½…

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