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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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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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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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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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Less Guilty Mojito

June 27, 2014 Food

Happy weekend! For this week’s cocktail I’ve got a great less guilty mojito recipe for you to try.  It uses one of my favorite mixer beans,  Sparkling ICE. I love these because they are zero calories, come in lots of flavors,  and are very inexpensive! Ingredients: 3 ounces Lemonade Sparkling ICE 1 ounce white rum […]

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My Brother’s Salsa REVIEW & GIVEAWAY

June 26, 2014 Food

A few weeks ago the wonderful folks from My Brother’s Salsa sent me some samples to try out. Oh my gosh, they are so good! I love that these are not the tomato-heavy type you find at the grocery store. These salsas taste much fresher and lighter but still with a ton of great flavor. […]

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Vegetarian Mushroom Burger Recipe – No Bread Either!

June 25, 2014 Food

Alright my vegetarian friends, this recipe is especially for you. A mushroom burger and there is also no traditional bun for this meal. Even without meat or a regular bread bun I still think this looks delicious. Sometimes at restaurants I order the vegetarian items like this and of course at home there is Meatless […]

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World Cup Coconut Sangria

June 20, 2014 Food

The FIFA World Cup is in full swing. Celebrate each GOOOOOOOAL with a sip of this delightful coconut sangria! On Twitter make sure you watch for #SoccerFever too for more fun! Oh and even if you are not into soccer or football, don’t worry, this is still a great summer drink with coconut, pineapple, and […]

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Balsamic Rosemary Pork Roast and Potatoes

June 16, 2014 Food

Today I have got another great pork recipe for you and it uses two of my favorite ingredients, balsamic vinegar and rosemary. I prepped the food and Hubby cooked outside in his cast iron Dutch oven and a cast iron skillet, but you can easily make this indoors as well if you like. The finished […]

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