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game day wing bar
game dayrecipes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ChooseSmart #CollectiveBias It’s March and you know what that means.  Game Day.  When I first met my husband I was in college and game day to me meant an excuse to day drink. 

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cauliflower rice balls

I am a brand ambassador for Hamilton Beach and receive products you see here and others to facilitate my posts; all opinions are mine exclusively. I’m sure most of you have seen the cauliflower rice craze that has been going around.  Cauliflower has become the answer to carbs, for those

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neapolitan protein smoothie
health and nutritionhealthy snackrecipesvitamins

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Renew Life Formulas for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. The pursuit to achieving and maintaining a healthy lifestyle is a tricky one. It is more than just calories in, calories out. After all, proper health/fitness is a lifestyle,

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Shrimp Curry Laksa #MalaysiaKitchen

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Malaysia Kitchen for the World for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. A couple of years ago I was watching Anthony Bourdain No Reservations when he traveled to Penang, Malaysia. I was completely taken by his experience and it

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recipesValentine's Day

This skinny Valentine’s Day cocktail, the Shot Through The Heart, is part of a sponsored post for SocialStars #SweetNLowStars This past Friday my family began the move to our new home.  It’s exciting, it’s exhausting.  One of my favorite features of this house is the three citrus trees that sit

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autumnhealth and nutritionhealthy snackrecipeswinter

This 5 Minute Indian Rice Pudding with dates and pistachios recipe is part of a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Minute® Ready to Serve Rice. Judging by the amount of joggers at the park this weekend and the lack of salad kits at the grocery store, we’re

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vegan radish potato leek soup
autumnhealth and nutritionhealthy snackrecipesvitaminswinter

Welcome to 2015!  I bet you thought I would be posting another juice cleanse post, didn’t you?  Yes, I love a good juice cleanse but seeing as how it is frigidly cold in the desert right now, I’m going warm.  The right soups are a great way to detox the

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health and nutritionrecipes

I created this Fire Roasted Red Pepper Meatball Skewers recipe as a part of a sponsored post for Ragú® and SocialStars. #NewTraDish My family lives by the rule that everything tastes better on a stick.  It’s true.  So when I was put to the task to mash together two classic

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mini chicken pot pies

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Frozen Food Foundation for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve been known to over-complicate a dish, and I’m still guilty of that when I think I have the time, but I do like to pick my culinary

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christmasdessertseasterfoodholidayrecipesValentine's Day

A friend of mine who grew up in Australia shared a Melting Moments recipe with me a few years back.  Melting Moments are very popular in Australia and for her, very nostalgic.  She shared the recipe around Christmastime and every since I’ve made them for the holidays, but they are

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