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Ultimate M&M Peanut Butter Muffins

Ultimate M&M Peanut Butter Muffins

Raise your hand if you are a parent and you’re proudly raising geeks. I know I’m not the only one. Know how I know? Because we attended the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo a few months back and we were far from the only f ...
7-Ingredient Vegetable Salad Recipe

7-Ingredient Vegetable Salad Recipe

Although I’ve never had a monk fruit nor ever seen one, I’m intrigued by this new sweetener option. I am ever the snacker so having options that are not only filling but more nutritious is really important. We stock the pantry a ...
Plantation Salad Dressing Recipe

Plantation Salad Dressing Recipe

Some of the coolest legacies are ones with true roots that went to the grave with those involved. Here in the Quad Cities, chefs try to recreate “Plantation Salad”, a local specialty salad dressing named for the restaurant that ...
Recipe + Thoughts from a Juicing Newbie

Recipe + Thoughts from a Juicing Newbie

In recent years I’ve come to look at food a lot differently than I used to. Don’t get me wrong… I still snack and indulge but I have a better awareness of what I’m snacking and indulging on. While becoming conscious of our ...
Simple Dinners Under 600 Calories

Simple Dinners Under 600 Calories

When we take a break from some of the fabulous games and gadgets we get to tell you about, we try to sneak in a recipe or two. We always try to incorporate some of our diet goals in our meal planning. Among the common misconceptions about d ...
Rotisserie Chicken Salad with Cherry Tea

Rotisserie Chicken Salad with Cherry Tea

While DH is great at creating healthy recipes like Parmesan Cauliflower, fun ones like Corn Dog Sushi and other summer refreshments, I’m pretty good at making a few things. Several years ago, I created Nicole’s Next-Day Rotisser ...

Recipes to Celebrate National Pretzel Day

Did you know that April 26th is National Pretzel Day? Yuh-huh. It sure is. If you’re anything like me, you don’t really NEED an excuse to snack but having one doesn’t hurt. When we changed our eating habits a few years ago ...

Demystifying Avocados Plus Some Recipes

When we moved to Los Angeles, I didn’t have a car and regularly walked to the “downtown” shopping area about a mile from our apartment building. Along the way, there was a tree that would deposit produce on the sidewalk. N ...
Flashback:  Bacon Weave Sandwich

Flashback: Bacon Weave Sandwich

This post originally appeared January 14, 2009 on SahmRamblings.com. When I was pregnant, my fail-safe food was bacon. We had BLTs at least once a week. I never experienced morning sickness, but I really couldn’t stomach meat. It was ...
Easy Stonefire Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza

Easy Stonefire Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza

Just around the corner from our house is a Mediterranean restaurant. I’ve always adored Gyros but this particular restaurant has a panini that is all veggie. I’m not a vegetarian nor do I seek out vegetarian dishes. But one day, ...