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Top Heart Healthy Foods

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February is a time we all focus on one of the most important organs in our body: our hearts. To start off this Heart Health Month we’re giving you the best foods for your ticker. Since heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, this is a good list to keep in mind. 1. Kale This is the “it” green of the moment. I love to throw it in my smoothies in the morning as an easy way to get some more vegetables in my diet. But […]

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Guest Blog: Dark Chocolate and Coconut Popcorn

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Thanks to Sarah from Baking Serendipity for this amazing and simple recipe to share with our readers!   My first job was at a movie theater. To my sixteen year old brain, it seemed like a glamorous way to watch movies for free. In reality, it was a minimum wage job that involved sticky floors, weekend shifts and imitation butter up to my elbows. But, I needed that job. For gas money. And to teach me that one pair of jeans was worth an entire eight hour shift. Before taxes. Yikes! (Learning about taxes was a serious grown-up lesson that […]

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Dark Chocolate Passionfruit Cheesecake Lollipops

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Last week I posted the gourmet recipes for sweet potatoes and the 3 dipping sauces that we served at the Summer Fancy Food Show in DC.  We also served these amazing dark chocolate passionfruit cheesecake lollipops.  They were a huge hit at the show and all of the girls at our booth were sneaking a few extra throughout the day.  Try out the coconut oil recipe below, you won’t regret it!   Dark Chocolate Passionfruit Cheesecake Lollipops Ingredients – 40 Truffle Cups – 40 Lollipop Sticks – 2.5 oz Raspberry Coulis – 1/2 lb Chocolate – Orchid 80%   Cheesecake […]

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