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Let’s Talk About Snacks

Snacking has gotten an undeserved bad reputation– I think mainly because what most of us consider “snack foods” are the packaged, ultra-processed  flour and sugar-based items lining store shelves.  But all snacking really means is eating.  And if you’re hungry … Continue reading

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Food Photo Roundup 1: Desserts

          I’ve been busy spring cleaning my food photo collection (haven’t gotten to the house yet)… I am guilty of accumulating pictures with the good intention of writing blog posts about them–  but then life gets … Continue reading

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2- Ingredient Pancakes

  These pancakes are my new favorite breakfast! I first heard about these amazing pancakes a couple of months ago on a nutrition podcast.  Curious about how the recipe would work, I gave it a try and have been hooked … Continue reading

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A Few of the Many Uses of Almond Butter

I’ve been going somewhat crazy with the almond butter lately!  Peanut butter will probably always be one of my staple foods, but sometimes I like to switch up the usual with something slightly different. Just as peanuts can be ground … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Balls with Buckwheat Crispies

If only I had a fraction of the creativity out there on all those food blogs.  It can’t be easy constantly devising original recipes, having the patience for perfect photography and putting it all together in a charmingly written post.  … Continue reading

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How to Buy Peanut Butter and How to Make Your Own

I hear many questions about peanut butter,  “Is it fattening?”  being one of the most common.  An individual food itself isn’t fattening; eating too much of anything can cause you to gain weight.  Peanut butter happens to be rich in … Continue reading

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Homemade Granola! (Plus Garden Pics)

                            I’ve always loved granola.  Right out of the box.  The crunch, the sweetness, the texture, the way the chunks entice you to reach in for just … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Peanut Butter Topped Frozen Banana Bites

  Summer is here in full swing (finally!)    Everybody’s hot…                          

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4 Easy Vegan Breakfasts Under 400 Calories

I find that a lot of people I talk with are confused about what a nutritious, balanced, satisfying breakfast looks like.  The answer to this is really different for everyone!  Today I’m hoping to offer some basic ideas so that … Continue reading

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2 Holiday Party Dessert Recipes Plus Healthy Party-Going Tips

Happy Christmas Eve! Would you like some Christmas Truffles and Peanut Butter Caramel Cookies?    

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