November 2013

Eggnog Cookies

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These eggnog cookies are a delicious soft cookie that are really easy to eat. A healthy cookie considering they’re made with oat flour, yet the sweetness and eggnog flavor is there.  These are a great healthy treat to make over the holidays so you can get your sweet fix, but with probably about 1/3 the […]

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What I Ate Wednesday #11

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Happy Thanksgiving to my American friends! Since we already had our turkey day in Canada in October, today was just another run of the mill day. Yet another “What I Ate Wednesday”! Hopefully these posts aren’t boring, but like many, apparently I’m a creature of habit and eat many of the same things. Generally, I […]

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Whey Protein Waffles

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Warm, crispy waffles. Comfort food at its best. I don’t make waffles all that often because of the extra time it takes, so when I do, I prefer making a batch so I have some leftover for the freezer .  Once they’re in the freezer, you can just pop them in the toaster like Eggo […]

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Roasted Garlic & Butter Mushrooms

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What is the best way to have mushrooms? With butter and garlic, of course! These mushrooms taste amazing, and I could literally have them for a side dish every.single.night. I was talking on Facebook the other day about how I went to a restaurant and had escargot. They way they serve it with mushroom caps […]

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What I Ate Wednesday #10

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Well today wasn’t the greatest example of what a day of balanced eating looks like. I wasn’t prepared for the day. I was flying by the seat of my pants. It happens 😉 Breakfast The morning was so busy I didn’t even snap a photo of breakfast. I was getting some photo’s done at noon, […]

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Apple Cinnamon Crunch Muffins

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Autumn has me thinking about apples!  Oh how I love apples.  I’ve recently been toying with the idea of trying new varieties.  I’m usually a tart apple kind of gal.  I used granny smith in this recipe, but you could use whatever kind of apple you want. You’ll love how these have all the apple […]

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