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Really Helpful Basic Wine Guide Infographic

July 26, 2014 Food

For this week’s infographic I found a really helpful guide about wine. Be sure to click on the infographic to see the full size to make it more readable as there is a lot of info on this one but in small print. This infographic is from Wine Folly and their site has an assortment […]

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Arise My Love – Champagne Cocktail Recipe

July 25, 2014 Food

This week’s cocktail is simple and elegant. Arise My Love is a champagne cocktail with just two common ingredients. This would be perfect to add to a breakfast in bed or to serve at a Sunday brunch. Arise My Love Champagne Cocktail Ingredients: 1 part crème de menthe 4 parts chilled champagne (or sparkling wine) […]

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How the World Grills [infographic]

July 19, 2014 Food

We are big fans of grilling in the USA but there are lots of other grilling methods besides the barbecue pits we are used to. This week’s infographic shares with you seven other ways people around the world grill their food. Have you tried any of these methods before? What is your favorite food to […]

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Margarita Chicken Recipe

July 15, 2014 Food

Here is a super easy and super delicious recipe for Margarita Chicken. I served this with green beans that I added cilantro and garlic to and some corn on the cob with lime and cumin. It was a huge hit with both Hubby and I. Had I known it was going to be so good […]

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Coffee Filters to Cheese Graters: Creative Ways to Use Just About Everything

July 14, 2014 Food

I am always amazed at the clever and creative ways that folks come up to use items in a non-traditional way. My friend, Tara Ziegmont of Feels Like Home, is great at this and has written an eBook filled with amazing ideas. When she asked if I would like to be an affiliate I said […]

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National Mojito Day and Pineapple Mojito Recipe

July 11, 2014 Food

Another one of these great holidays is upon us. Today is National Mojito Day! Woohoo, I’m happy to celebrate that. I love a good classic mojito but I am finding I enjoy a lot of the newer twists on mojitos as well. This week’s cocktail recipe is a Pineapple Mojito. Doesn’t than sound refreshing? Thanks […]

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Nonni’s Biscotti Bites Review & Giveaway

July 9, 2014 Food

Are you dunker? I am not, but Hubby is and so was my Grandpa H. He loved to dunk things in his coffee. I am sure Grandpa would have loved Nonni’s Biscotti Bites as much as Hubby and I enjoyed the samples Nonni’s sent to me. They are so yummy, dunked or un-dunked! Since I […]

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July is National Ice Cream Month [infographic]

July 5, 2014 Food

July is National Ice Cream month. I say we all need to celebrate this with a scoop of your favorite flavor! This week’s infographic is “Stuff You Didn’t Know About Ice Cream” which includes the fact that the waffle cone was invented in my hometown of St. Louis in 1904. Yes, it says that some […]

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Red, White, and Blue Cocktail Recipes for 4th of July

July 4, 2014 Food

Happy Independence Day! Show your patriotic side today by trying one of these red, white, or blue cocktails – or heck, one of each even! Thanks to Cîroc for sharing these recipes with me. Red Berry Sangria 1 ounce Cîroc Red Berry 1 ounce Rose Wine 1/2 ounce Fresh Lemon Juice 1/2 ounce Simple Syrup […]

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High Protein Peanut Butter Oatmeal Recipe For Travelers Made With Protein Bars

July 2, 2014 Food

Traveling is something I do pretty regularly and since I started my weight loss journey I have had to plan ahead for nutritious meals more than I had ever considered them before. Most of the trips I take are for business and they feed you a lot, but occasionally, especially at breakfast, it is hard […]

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