Rice Krispies Treats “Sushi”

June 3, 2015
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Admittedly I had an insane amount of fun with this recipe. How did I come up with it? Great question.. Rice Krispies Treats are always fun. But when my son came up with this idea for an after school activity I knew he was onto something!

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SkinnyMint Teatox

June 1, 2015
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This post is sponsored by SkinnyMint Teatox. All thoughts & opinions are my own. I’ve tried many herbal teas & plenty of tea detoxes. I’ve yet to find one I truly like until now. To begin with, SkinnyMint Teatox tastes so much better than the others… and it’s a very effective detox!

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Aperol Spritz

May 29, 2015
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This cocktail is bubbly & super refreshing, perfect for lazy days by the pool and summer brunches! Happy Friday everyone! With the warmer weather here it’s time for one of my all time favorite cocktails…The Aperol Spritz!

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Chocolate Coconut Flour Bars

May 26, 2015
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I’ve been looking for a new gluten-free cake bar thats gonna satisfy my deep, desirous chocolate cravings… Great news is I found a recipe that I can keep my paws off of! I found these Chocolate Coconut Flour Bars on the wonderful blog The Ambitious Kitchen. Have you ever checked it out? Oh you should!

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Alaska Cocktail

May 21, 2015
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The countdown is on…I leave on my Carnival cruise to Alaska on May 26th. OMG. I’ve been dreaming about this trip for like my entire life…  In celebration of this epic journey, in tribute to my favorite time of day (happy hour) and to toast the snowy mountain peaks ~ I’m sharing the Alaska Cocktail.

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Italian Wedding Soup

May 20, 2015
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This soup is great for any season, a hearty broth with all kinds of yummies mixed in! Growing up Italian Wedding Soup was one of my favorites to eat at home & Italian restaurants. I’ve been cooking it here often. A healthy blend of veggies, mini meatballs & satisfying broth!

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Southwest Red Rocks Adventure!

May 18, 2015
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My wanderlust spirit had me follow the trail to see stunning Red Rocks last week. Boy oh boy was it scenic, adventurous, spiritual & completely amazing! Here in my hometown we have the most wonderful world renowned trekking company called Ryder-Walker. They travel the globe seeking great adventures in the most stunning locations. I joined them […]

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Milk Punch Cocktail

May 15, 2015
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Looking for a new cocktail recipe thats sweet, creamy & soul satisfying? Good… Happy Friday! We’ve made it to the weekend (well almost) It’s been snowing here in Telluride & I know it’s pretty warm in other parts of the world. I’m sharing a cocktail recipe that is equally fabulous served hot or over ice. […]

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Spaghetti Squash “Pasta” with Kale Pesto

May 13, 2015
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I used to think of spaghetti squash as just a winter veg….these days it’s available all year long & I’m gonna enjoy it as much as possible! Looking for an alternative to carby pasta? This Spaghetti Squash “Pasta” with Kale Pesto is your answer!

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Pasta with Sugar Snap Peas

May 10, 2015
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Embrace the warmer seasons with fresh veg & delicious meals that can be served in a jiffy… It’s the time of year where veggies are abundant. Less time indoors and in the kitchen are a good thing. Dishes like my Pasta with Sugar Snap Peas are perfect for family meals, lunch boxes. pool parties & picnics. Hooray […]

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Happy Mother’s Day!

May 10, 2015
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Happy Mother’s Day to all you beauties from the high country! xo

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Chocolate Banana Cream Pie Smoothies (& a giveaway!)

May 8, 2015
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Chocolate and banana make a classic combo, and with graham cracker crumbles you even get a faux pie crust. All in all, this smoothie tastes a lot more decadent then it really is! I love breakfast smoothies, even more so with chocolate! Chocolate wakes me up even on the most sluggish of days (a rarity, […]

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Cheddar, Avocado & Spinach Paninis

May 6, 2015
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I adore a delish grilled cheese sammie. It is certainly elevated in this panini. Big time…. I’ve combined a few of my favorite ingredients in these paninis. Cheddar cheese, avocado & baby spinach. After all, we do need some veggies with all that cheese & butter, right?!

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Kiwano Margaritas

May 1, 2015
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I was looking for an unusual fruit to make a fantastic margarita with…so I went on a hunt. Cinco de Mayo is almost here! Like in a few days. We all have margaritas on our minds & I’ve got quite a few recipes you will love here on MM blog, including these Kiwano Margaritas. Have you ever […]

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Green Smoothie Bowls

April 29, 2015
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I mentioned a few weeks ago that smoothie bowls have become my absolute favorite thing to eat. Here’s a new one you’ve got to try! This Green Smoothie Bowl is packed with spinach, avocado, mango & more wonderful ingredients…make one today!

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