Sesame Sugar Snaps, Peas & Carrots

  Have you ever had one of those days when you haven’t done a grocery run, don’t want to do a grocery run, but you’re super hungry? Well, it was one of those situations in which this recipe came to life. I went through the fridge and found some sugar snap peas that were purchased… 

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Watermelon & Blueberry Salad

I am so looking forward to the long weekend ahead, three days to relax and enjoy family and friends. At our gatherings we are all responsible for bring a dish. Guess what I’ll be taking! I grew up eating loads of watermelon, it was a summer staple in our house, but we couldn’t eat it… 

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WIAW-Chorizo Tacos For Dinner

Happy Wednesday all! It’s another What I Ate Wednesday, I’m sharing my meals from Monday. My days have been long and busy lately, so I’ve had to really power-up.  After my morning warm lemon water (not pictured), I had a humongous hemp protein smoothie. I know, I know, it doesn’t look pretty, but it was… 

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Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter cookies  used to be my favorite cookie, I made them for the first time many, many years ago with my   5th grade class. We used a cookbook that was actually pages of sketched step-by-step instructions stapled together. There were probably 5 to 6 different recipes, but the one I fell in love… 

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Apple Beer Cocktails

Cocktails anyone? With summer on the horizon I thought it would be nice to have a crisp refreshing adult beverage to serve family and friends. Generally at our gatherings there’s wine and beer, I’m a wine drinker thank you, not quite fond of the beer taste.  In the rare occasion that I do drink a beer… 

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