January 2012

Roasted Sweet Potato with Parmesan & Rosemary

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This is the perfect side dish! I make this for a side for everyday dinners, or its great even as a side to a special occasion meal. Leftovers taste great too! I never measure ingredients in this dish, I just use as much sweet potato or yam that I need. You don’t need to be […]

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10 Favorite Healthy Recipes with Peanut Butter

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Did you know it was National Peanut Butter Day last Tuesday?  Something just didn’t sit right with me ignoring that day.  Had I known, I would have whipped up a new peanut butter recipe, but instead, I’ll share some of my favorite recipes using peanut butter! Note: If you can’t eat peanut butter, any of […]

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Week of Winter

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How’s your week been?  Finally, I feel like we’re back on schedule.  Snow tends to really stop everything since we rarely get it. Schools close, people stay inside and things get cancelled.  Many people don’t get winter tires put on their vehicles, so sometimes, they have no choice! Thankfully, the snow has melted and the […]

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Cinnamon Roll Protein Pancakes

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So clearly, I’ve had Cinnamon Rolls on my mind since I posted the recipe. But clearly, I can’t justify having Cinnamon Buns everyday. But protein pancakes, I can, so why not turn them into one? Brilliant!  If you’re really watching your calories, you *could* omit the 1 Tbsp of icing, or make the sugar-free version.  […]

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Favorite Find: High Fiber Gluten Free Bread

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Happy Wednesday!  Hope you’re having a great week so far!  Same old around here.  Now that the snow is melting, we’re back on our regular routine this week.  Sienna didn’t go to preschool once last week due to all the snow and the schools being closed.  I’d much rather take the rain thank-you-very-much! You may […]

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Low Carb Egg Salad Wrap

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This is a great lunch idea as its only a few ingredients, and simple to put together. Its a low carb way to make egg salad, and its really delicious! Low Carb Egg Salad Wrap Serves 1 2 hard boiled eggs, mashed (for lower fat use 1 egg & 1 egg white…saves 5 g of […]

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