From pumpkin spice, to gingerbread, to peppermint candy cane … You can sense the change in seasons not just by the color of the leaves and crispness in the air, but also by the flavors offered at your grocery store and local coffee shop! Each year manufacturers try to come up with the next holiday flavor hit. Here’s a few I found interesting, that you may want to try as well. Continue reading Holiday Flavor Hits: Turkey Stuffing Chips & Cranberry Spritzers
As you are making your grocery list and reviewing old recipes and maybe some new, I have a quick tip for you to make Thanksgiving a wonderful day to remember. Even if that does mean preparing a few traditionally unhealthy Thanksgiving recipes that your family loves. Continue reading It’s OK to Have a Traditional & Somewhat Unhealthy Thanksgiving
Who would have thought you could make a breakfast hash in the microwave? This recipe for three minute breakfast hash is a hearty breakfast idea that cooks up in a jiffy!
As they say, breakfast is the “most important meal of the day!” Nevertheless, we don’t always have time to whip up a gourmet meal and often need this particular one to be “portable.” Well, thanks to the wonderful invention of the microwave (seriously, what did we ever do without it!?) it’s hard to make excuses any more for skipping this very important part of your day.
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When you work a full time job, it’s hard to prepare a huge gourmet Thanksgiving meal. There is a lot of prep work that goes into creating that Martha Stewart-esque dinner, but that kind of time doesn’t always come easy to busy people. So here are some tips in creating a fabulous and fun Thanksgiving dinner without slaving over cranberry cinnamon chive unicorn stuffing. Continue reading Thanksgiving Meals in a Pinch
Let’s face it, eating out with your significant other is convenient. There’s no grocery shopping, no preparation, and no clean up. Sounds like the perfect scenario, right? Wrong!
While some restaurants are starting to adopt “healthier” menu options, most dishes are still loaded with sodium, trans fat, and unwanted calories. Not to mention that giant list of tempting appetizers, sugary drinks, and picture-perfect deserts staring at you.
Do not give into the temptation. Stay in and cook healthier meals together! Not only will you consume less calories with a home-cooked meal, you will know all of the ingredients that go into your food (which makes it easier to enter into calorie tracking apps) and can control your portions.
Check out these healthy, and delicious recipes, that are perfectly made for two!
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