Lemon Shallot Vinaigrette

January 6, 2015
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It’s back to the basics this time of year. Simple, healthy recipes that can & will be used over and over again. Shallots are always a favorite & adding them to dressing is a super way to enjoy them! Stay tuned for a gorgeous salad i’ll be posting soon… Lemon Shallot Vinaigrette will likely become your go-to salad […]

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Homemade Parmesan Croutons

January 5, 2015
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Why tear open a store bought bag of croutons when you can make your own in minutes?! These crunchy delights are hard to keep away from & I guarantee they might not even make it to your soup or salad… Crunchy croutons are irresistible & made even better with parmesan. This recipe is surely a basic, but one […]

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10 Healthy & Delicious Breakfast Recipes

January 3, 2015
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Breakfast really is the most important meal of the day. Whoever claimed that was a genius. I dash out of bed at 5am everyday & within 5 minutes I enjoying a healthy meal to kickstart my energetic day off right!  Here are 10 of my all time favorite breakfast recipes that I know you will love […]

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Blueberry Beauty Smoothie

January 2, 2015
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You are beautiful…..oh yes you are! It’s just day 2 of 2015, Are you ready to hit the ground running? Did you answer yes I hope? Perfect! Drink up this smoothie & your skinny jeans will look better than evahhhhhh….. People ask me all the time how I maintain a tight & trim figure. My answer: […]

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2014 A Year in Travel

January 1, 2015
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Happy New Year everyone! Wow! What a delicious year it’s been. I’ve zig zagged the globe and had the opportunity to meet the most amazing people, taste the most fabulous food & drink and blog about all of it…..what that means is I get to bring you internationally inspired content! Woo hoo! As most of you have likely noticed I […]

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Readers Choice….Top 10 Blog Posts of 2014

December 30, 2014
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It’s the time of year where we look forward to the excitement of a new beginning & back at great memories. These blog posts hit the sweet spot in 2014…these are your reader’s choice favorites based on page views… I publish this blog for me & you. I love creating recipes, crafty ideas, inspirational travelogues & taking pictures […]

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Best New Year’s Eve Cocktail Recipes!

December 28, 2014
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What would toasting to the New Year be without….toasting?! Here’s some favorite cocktails from around the web….now your clinking of the glasses will be super festive! Cheers friends! It’s been a wonderful year, full of tasty foods, delicious sips & wonderful trips. Here are some drinks that stand out to me…use these recipes as is or […]

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Best New Year’s Eve Appetizer Recipes!

December 25, 2014
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Well we all made it through Christmas, now let’s focus on New Year’s Eve! Small bites & appetizers are the ticket to the perfect celebration. After all, one hand needs to be available for the bubbly! I’ve searched all over the internet, visiting my favorite food bloggers to hunt down the tastiest nibbles for your holiday get togethers…here’s […]

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Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2014
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Wishing you & yours love, peace, joy & lots of goodies! Have a very Merry Christmas! xo

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Festive Christmas Chocolate Bark

December 24, 2014
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Chocolate Bark is among the easiest recipe treats & everyone loves it! Whip some up today…. Top your Festive Christmas Chocolate Bark with all kinds of red + green + white candies. Kids & adults will swoon, trust me!

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Candy Cane Donuts

December 21, 2014
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Guess I’m pretty into candy canes this year! Last week it was cookies…this week donuts! Just a wild thang I am… I’m crazy into Jamie Oliver & I saw some beautiful donuts in his latest Yearbook magazine, so I thought I would give them a whirl. With my own twist…

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The Electra Cocktail

December 19, 2014
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Are you looking for a gorgeous & delish holiday cocktail? Green is the theme this time of year….helllloooo Electra! This is your signature holiday cocktail! The Electra Cocktail tastes like a liquid gummy bear. A fine mix of melon liqueur, lime & sparkling water. The only difference….gummies are for kids. Electra is strictly for adult […]

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Huevos Rancheros

December 18, 2014
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What’s your favorite way to serve up eggs? I’ve always loved Huevos Rancheros and even more so after the Carnival cruise I went on recently…. While on board the ship I enjoyed Huevos Rancheros as often as I could. This recipe can easily be adapted with any veggies & proteins you like!

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Chocolate Candy Cane Butter Cookies

December 17, 2014
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I’ve been passing these cookies out all around Telluride. The reaction is unanimous ~ they are the PERFECT holiday cookie! Chocolate & peppermint lovers, beware. You might want to eat the entire batch of these Chocolate Candy Cane Butter Cookies. They are soft & completely amazing! You so need these at your holiday parties.

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Haute Holiday Gifts for Gals!

December 16, 2014
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There has been so much merry making, baking & skiing going on here…my gift shopping needs to happen stat! Heres a look at some of my favorite things that you might just want on your list too… Do not despair, it’s not too late to shop for some more gifts. My favorites might just become yours too…there are […]

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