How to Start Your Own Blog

MY STORY Wow!  I can't believe I'm sitting here about to teach others how to start a food blog.  It's kind of surreal!! I remember my very first month of blogging and literally RUNNING down the stairs each morning to check my stats.  I was over the MOON when I saw my very first month I had 463 … [Continue reading]

Easy Homemade Naan Bread (That YOU can make!)

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Growing up in New York, I never really experienced Indian food.  I'm not really sure why.  And as the apple that doesn't fall far, I tend to cook mainly 'American' as my mom did. That, however, has been slowly changing as my tastes change and I grow deeper in my whole foods approach to eating.  … [Continue reading]

The Best Garlic Roasted Hummus

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Hummus, as most of you probably know, is a Middle Eastern dish made primarily from chick peas (or more commonly known as garbanzo beans) and is fast … [Continue reading]

5 Baby Steps to Eating Clean in 2016

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If you ask almost anyone on the street if they'd like to eat a little cleaner, I think the overwhelming response would be a resounding yes.  I think … [Continue reading]

Sweet Potato, Bean and Veggie Breakfast Hash (Vegan and Gluten Free)

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So I've been perusing through my Forks over Knives book again.  Do you go through cycles where you don't look at a cookbook for months then become … [Continue reading]

5 of The Most Anti-Oxidant Rich Foods and Why They Should Be in Your Diet

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  Happy New Year Everyone!!!!  I hope you all had a great holiday season and didn't do TOO much damage to yourselves. Boy the holidays … [Continue reading]

Homemade Peppermint Body Scrub (with free printable)

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If you're looking for a fun and festive way to spread holiday cheer this year, try making this homemade Peppermint Body Scrub.   The best part about … [Continue reading]

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

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I am on a new kick now with rice .... WILD rice.  Have you had it yet? I just love how it tastes!  White rice is not only boring, but it's void of … [Continue reading]

Wild Rice with Caramelized Sweet Potatoes, Shallots and Mushrooms

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I was looking for something to make for lunch yesterday and I've been doing pretty good at steering away from breads.  But for some reason I have a … [Continue reading]

Spinach and Gruyere Cheese Quiche with a Hash Brown Crust

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  Eggs, spinach, onions and peppers and nutty glorious Gruyere cheese all nestled in a hash brown crust.  What's not to like? There is … [Continue reading]

Red Beans and Brown Rice

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Happy November everyone!  I'm so sorry I haven't been posting for a while.  There's been a lot of family stuff going on and I haven't been … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #10 ~ Chicken Noodle Soup

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I think I already know what you are thinking.  "Chicken Noodle Soup?  But it's still summer!" Yes I know but before you know it the Fall will be … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #9 ~ Sweet & Sour Chicken

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Well I think most of you who know me, knew this recipe would show up at some point! This Sweet & Sour Chicken is a rotation in our house … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #8 ~ Stuffed Peppers

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    We have made it past the half way mark!  Yeah for us! I don't know about you guys, but we are eating pretty darn good over … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #7 ~ Spaghetti and Meatballs

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[amd-zlrecipe-recipe:297] Welcome to Freezer Meal #7 ~ we are HALF way through our freezer meals and will be so prepared when school starts … [Continue reading]