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Coconut Oil Treats for Holiday Gatherings

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The holiday season is fast approaching and parties, pot-lucks, family gatherings, and other celebrations will soon begin to fill the pages of your calendar. It gets to be pretty overwhelming, especially if you have multiple children, out of town family, and a typically crazy schedule. I always like to have a few go-to recipes that I know everyone will love, are nourishing, and offer a tasty, yet healthy option to several of the typical holiday “junk” staples. And as a coconut oil devotee, I like to sneak it in to everyone’s diet whenever I can. In the name of health […]

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Super Bowl Mini Mac and Cheese Bites

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Happy Super Bowl Sunday!!!! Ravens or 49ers, who’s your pick?  I am not a huge fan of either team, but I will be rooting for the Ravens tonight! Whoever you are cheering for these Mini Mac and Cheese Bites will please fans of all ages.  Just be sure to make a bunch, they disappear quick! If your looking for more great Super Bowl recipes try out our buffalo chicken dip, avocado dip, fruit salsa with cinnamon chips or our turkey meatball skewers. Mini Mac and Cheese Bites Adapted from The Curvy Carrot Ingredients 1 and 1/2 cups Ritz crackers, crushed**I used […]

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Super Bowl Turkey Meatball Skewers

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It’s that time of the year again..Super Bowl weekend! For the past three years, it’s been a tradition to visit my boyfriend’s uncle’s house to watch the game and eat good food. This always gives me an excuse to come up with a yummy appetizer to bring along. Last year, I went all out with piled high homemade nachos; they were a hit! This year, since I’m back to dieting, I decided to make something a little healthier. Meatballs are always fun, but calories add up quickly because of sauces. The recipe I made is without any sauce and I […]

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