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Quick Blueberry Popsicles

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Today is National Blueberry Popsicle Day!  Everyone knows that I always have blueberries on hand, so I made dairy-free blueberry popsicles last night.  They were super easy to make.  I quickly put them together while I was making dinner, which turned out to be a complete fail, but that story is for another day! Ingredients for Blueberry Popsicles: 2 cups coconut milk 1 1/2 cup fresh blueberries 1 1/2 cup frozen strawberries 1 tbsp coconut oil 1 tsp honey, optional   Blend all ingredients together until smooth and then pour into ice cube trays or special popsicle molds.  I had […]

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Old English Trifle

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Happy 4th of July! We’re celebrating by taking an Old English Trifle recipe and turning it into an American favorite with layers of red, white, and blue.  If you’ve never had a trifle before it’s sugar heaven!  Trifles are layer upon layer of cake, fruits, cremes, and gooey goodness. For this recipe you will need: 1 homemade pound cake 1 cup Amaretto or any other flavor liqueur 1/2 cup blackberry perserves 1/2 cup strawberry perserves 2 cups fresh strawberries 2 cups fresh blueberries 2 cups Almond milk 1 large box vanilla pudding 1 large container Cool Whip 1/4 cup shaved […]

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Guest Blogger: The Importance of Buying Local

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Jeanette, the blogger behind Jeanette’s Healthy Living recently joined a CSA. Thanks Jeanette for sharing all about CSA’s, the importance of buying locally grown produce, and the amazing photos! (Submitted by Jeanette from Jeanette’s Healthy Living) This summer, I decided to join a CSA (“Community Supported Agriculture”) group after considering this option for a few growing seasons.  So, what is a CSA? A CSA allows consumers to buy local, seasonal produce directly from a farm. The way it works is simple: the farm offers a certain number of “shares” to the public. Consumers buy a share and are then the […]

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