Recipes

Spinach Muffins

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Well if I’m going to be perfectly honest, I’m always looking for new ways to get more green veggies into my kids, as well as myself! Unfortunately, my kids don’t jump at the chance to eat a bowl of spinach, so I’m usually putting it in things like smoothies and dinners to get it in […]

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Sugar-Free Raspberry Chia Seed Jam

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I can’t seem to say enough good things about chia seeds! Not only are these little guys a nutritional powerhouse as they are packed with omega 3’s, they also have the amazing ability to thicken up puddings, jams and batters.  Given the gelatinous quality of chia seeds, they are a perfect addition to a sugar-free […]

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Chocolate Quinoa Muffins

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Muffins that taste like a decadent chocolate cake? Yep, these are it! Hard to believe these muffins are completely flourless and the main ingredient is cooked quinoa.  A great friend of mine made a version of these and they were amazing! So I knew I had to give them a try. You won’t be able […]

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Quick White Bean Sauté

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This recipe totally came together by accident. But I’m sure glad it did!  As per usual, I was rummaging around the fridge trying to figure out what to make for a quick dinner.  I didn’t have any meat thawed or cooked, and I always have a few cans of beans in the cupboard. A vegetarian […]

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Easy Roasted Chicken

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A simple and delicious chicken recipe. I figured this blog was about due for one.  I love roasted chicken, and this recipe is so easy to come together. I chose to use all the chicken parts, with bones in and skin on. Quite typically I like to bake with the skin on as it helps […]

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Lemon Bliss Balls

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  Lemon anything and there’s a pretty good chance I’ll love it. Lemon and coconut? Not sure if it can get much better in my book! I’m wanting spring to get here asap, so that was my inspiration behind these lemon bliss balls. But its no secret that I’m a coconut fan. I have a […]

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