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Hemp Veggie Burger

Finally Friday! Whoop whoop! Excuse me while I execute my happy dance with finesse and a touch of badass-ery. I thought I would share a new recipe that I have recently tried out. I had been really debating on dipping my toe into the vegetarian/vegan waters, and have taken this opportunity to try some new…… Continue reading Hemp Veggie Burger

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15 Tips to Avoid Weight Gain During the Holidays

Ahhh, the holiday season is upon us. Thanksgiving has already come and gone, and Christmas is right around the corner! As with many, our family enjoys the food that we are sure to feast on during these times. Turkey, ham, dressing, casseroles, dessert…oh, and the list goes on. I would like to tell you that…… Continue reading 15 Tips to Avoid Weight Gain During the Holidays

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Creamy Tortellini With Chicken & Asparagus

Finally Friday, free again! Well, at least from work for 2 days. I hope everyone has had a good week thus far. We are having another cold front pass through, so the weather has become chilly again for several days. Maybe this time the weather will realize that it’s autumn and the cool will stick…… Continue reading Creamy Tortellini With Chicken & Asparagus

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Homemade Pancakes

I love breakfast foods. I always have. Grits, sausage, eggs, omelettes, bacon, biscuits….ahhh. Bring it on! Something else I have always loved are pancakes! No, not healthy pancakes that are made of applesauce or bananas. Bring on the flour & butter, baby! My kids also frequently request pancakes, so we try to mix it up…… Continue reading Homemade Pancakes

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Quick & Easy Turkey Burritos

Did everyone’s eyesight survive the solar eclipse?! I tell ya, that was quite a big deal around here. Schools were cancelled, people were in a panic. Funny thing was, we weren’t even in the direct path of the eclipse. But hey, these things only happen every once in a while, right? Why not cause a…… Continue reading Quick & Easy Turkey Burritos

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Lemon Orzo with Chicken & Broccoli

This week, I tried something a little new. I had seen orzo when it was cooked and had found many recipes upon scouring the depths of pinterest. I figured, heck, why not?! The problem was, I couldn’t find any orzo at our local store. After multiple failed attempts at finding it, I started doing a little…… Continue reading Lemon Orzo with Chicken & Broccoli

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20 Fat Burning Foods

I don’t know about you guys, but the thought that some foods can help me burn fat, sounds quite exciting. So, how does it happen? Well, as you all know, some foods have higher protein content, better nutritious value, or require an increased amount of energy to process. While no one food is going to instantly…… Continue reading 20 Fat Burning Foods