Perfect Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Peppermint and Gingerbread Pizzelles

Perfect Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Peppermint and Gingerbread Pizzelles

I’ve updated my Italian Grandma’s famous cookie recipe for Christmas. Chocolate Peppermint and Gingerbread Pizzelles are perfect holiday cookies! Chocolate Peppermint and Gingerbread Pizzelles Anyone who knows me personally knows about my Grandma Rose. Grandma Rose will be 99 on December 19th. She has lived with my parents since I was about 12 (still does, …

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Waldorf Salad Recipe

Waldorf Salad Recipe

I had no idea how much I loved a classic and traditional Waldorf Salad Recipe! Full of crunchy apples, grapes, walnuts, and celery with a delicious Waldorf salad mayonnaise dressing… It’s a great summer recipe to take to a potluck or bbq. It’s also a great one to add chicken for a complete meal similar …

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Vegan Mug Cake

Vegan Mug Cake

Moist, fudgy and mega chocolatey vegan mug cake that is ready in minutes! Perfect to satisfy that late night chocolate cake craving!  So how’s this… you’re sitting at home watching Netflix on a Sunday night and you get a craving for chocolate cake. But you are not going to go and make a whole freaking …

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Strawberry Mango Smoothie

Strawberry Mango Smoothie

Don’t you just love the color of this strawberry mango smoothie! I am crazy about it. It’s such a pretty shade of pink. Or is it orange? Somewhere in the middle I reckon. And you know what’s super weird? It reminded us of guava when drinking it. Like the best guava flavor ever. So…..a strawberry …

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Easy appetizers for holiday entertaining

Easy appetizers for holiday entertaining

Today I’m joining my friends Mary Ann and Cindy and four blog friends to supply you with appetizer ideas for the holidays! Here’s the list of participants: Melaine My Sweet Savannah  Sheri Sheri Silver  StefanieBeautiful Living with Stefanie Wall   Kim Northern California Style  Mary Ann Classic Casual Home  Cindy Rough Luxe Lifestyle  Annie Most Lovely Things  Remember when I made roasted …

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Drunken Stove Top Pork Chops

Drunken Stove Top Pork Chops

Drunken Stove Top Pork Chops is one of the easiest dinner recipes for busy families. This is low-maintenance cooking at it’s finest and seriously delicious with fall-apart-tender thin-cut pork chops. Even your kids will love it (don’t worry, the alcohol cooks off)! Drunken Stove Top Pork Chops This post contains Affiliate Links. Please see the …

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Making Healthy Smoothies 101

Making Healthy Smoothies 101

Sharing tips on making healthy smoothies at home and what to watch out for to ensure you aren’t creating a sugar loaded, high carbohydrate shake.  When I was in college, I worked at a pretty nice fitness club. When I worked in the club’s cafe,  I remember making smoothie after smoothie for sweaty members that had just …

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