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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Maple Pecans

November 26, 2014
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Less that 24 hours till Thanksgiving! Can you believe it? If you are like me you might be scrambling for a few additional sides to add to your meal. We LOVE these brussels sprouts & I’m sure you will too! Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Maple Pecans are filled with amazing flavors & have a delectable maple […]

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Crispy Brussels Sprouts Chips & The 52 New Foods Challenge Cookbook

November 2, 2014
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How was your Halloween? I hope it was amazing! We had a blast. After all that candy maybe it’s time for some veggies? Are you looking to get your kids to try new healthy foods? Or maybe you have adult picky eaters in your house? If you answered a definitive YES to either of those […]

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Summer Pasta Salad with Avocados From Peru

July 21, 2014
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Happy Monday! We are so in love with this Summer Pasta Salad with Avocados From Peru & have been feasting on it often. This salad is filled with flavor & great for ya ingredients. Pack it in your lunchbox, serve at campouts, BBQ’s & picnics!

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Creamy Toasted Sesame Salad Dressing & Dip

June 16, 2014
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Sometimes the best recipes are sauces, dips & dressings. They bring the best of recipes together & ignite the flavors of a dish. This Creamy Toasted Sesame Salad Dressing & Dip became a favorite of ours from the very first time I whipped up a batch….

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Spring Pasta Salad with Asparagus, Bacon & Feta

May 1, 2014
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Having a picnic any time soon? Packing a lunchbox? Dining at home? Great, great & great! Then this Spring Pasta Salad with Asparagus, Bacon & Feta will brighten up your days, nights & everything in between. This pasta salad is light & packed with flavor.

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Avocado Carrot Sushi Rolls

March 12, 2014
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Looking for something simple, fun & healthy to serve your family? How about a great meal for your nutrient packed lunchbox? (Yes, for any kids in your life, your hubs, girlfriend, boyfriend or YOU!) These Avocado Carrot Sushi Rolls will take you only minutes to prepare & they have a unique twist to make the rice […]

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Vegan Soba Noodle Bowl

March 5, 2014
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Ladies & gents it’s time for a super healthy recipe that can serve you best for lunch & dinner. Heck, you can snack on it too, should you desire. This Soba Noodle Bowl is supercharged with nutrients, micro nutrients & loads of great for ya flavors & textures.

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50+ AMAZING Kale Recipes!

January 17, 2014
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Let’s face it. Kale is the super green veggie that you love to LOVE ~ or you should fall in love with it. Sure, it used to be an overlooked restaurant garnish. These days we all know that this leafy vegetable is one of the most nutrition superfood heroes in the food world. I have […]

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Best Green Smoothie

January 10, 2014
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Let’s face it. There are sooooo many Green Smoothies & shakes dashing around the internet. I really didn’t get it…until now. A few days ago I made this one with kale, frozen banana & protein powder. Done & Done. Now I’m a big fan of the green drink too!

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Quinoa & Veggies Lunchbox Power Salad

January 8, 2014
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Aren’t salads even more fun when the veggies are cut into bite sized shapes? In my Matchstick Quinoa & Veggies Power Salad all of the flavors combine perfectly with an Asian style sesame dressing. This is a healthy, vegan take on sesame noodles.

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Roasted Carrot Leek Soup

December 15, 2013
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With all the holiday parties, sweet treats & stunning cocktails, its time for something healthy. Don’t you think? This Carrot Leek Soup is a warming bowl of comfort and health! The nice thing about soup is it’s quick & simple to make. Serve with a hearty slice of cheese or some other protein and you […]

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Veggie Scrambled Eggs – Project LunchBox

September 3, 2013
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Hello! Hope you all had a lovely long Labor Day weekend. We sure did over here. Time to pack those lunch boxes. Today is day 1 where I pack lunches for you (& us) every school day for the month of September. Stay tuned for lots of giveaways & prized throughout the month. (Something tomorrow […]

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Roasted Asparagus & Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta

July 11, 2013
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Happy Friday! Hope y’all had a great week and are looking forward to an AMAZING weekend. This Roasted Asparagus & Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta is perfect for any night and it’s great for lunch too. Serve hot or chilled for picnics & potlucks. Don’t forget to bookmark this recipe for all those school lunches coming up around bend…

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Kids Chopped Vegetable Salad

June 9, 2013
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Sometimes you walk in the house and your 6 & 9 year old kiddos have complete control of everything. Or they think they do. See the other day I walked in from fly fishing lessons. Was a typical Sunday except for the fact that ALL of my knives were out. There was broccoli & cauliflower […]

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One-Pot Roasted Chicken & Veggies

June 5, 2013
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I know it’s hot out there for some of you and you are craving popsicles & salads. Well guess what….sometimes you need a hearty meal too. One that takes a little while to cook, but no hovering over. A meal all ready prepared ~ so you can reach into your fridge & grab it, that […]

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