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Sunflower Seed Salad with Cranberries

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This sunflower seed salad is a simple, fresh and quick salad with a bit of a crunch and flavor pop from pomegranate seeds. After all the sweets I’ve been posting, I figured it was time to post something healthy! This salad fits the bill.

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Mango Pineapple Smoothie

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This mango pineapple smoothie is super thick, creamy and can also be made paleo, vegan and dairy-free. Tropical smoothies are my thing in the winter. Grey + rainy for days on end? Time for this mango smoothie! A few weeks ago, my son ate an old mushy mango and thought it was the best thing […]

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Healthy Eggnog (dairy and non-dairy options)

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A healthy eggnog that’s cooked (meaning no raw eggs) and honey-sweetened. This eggnog can be made with dairy milk or non-dairy milk if preferred. Buying eggnog from the store is really convenient but I’m definitely not loving the ingredient list. So here’s a healthy eggnog recipe that’s even naturally sweetened with honey! If using full-fat […]

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Hot Spiced Apple Cider

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This hot spiced apple cider uses apple cider or apple juice for a healthy, spicy and easy drink that’s perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas. This recipe is naturally paleo with a vegan option. I hosted a Thanksgiving potluck today. I always forget about drinks until the last minute and needed something quick and this was […]

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Simple Tomato Soup Recipe

This simple tomato soup recipe will become your go-to for a fast and delicious meal. With fresh or canned tomatoes, this soup can be on the table in less than 30 minutes and the flavor is incredible! October 1, 2019

This simple tomato soup recipe will become your go-to for a fast and delicious meal. With fresh or canned tomatoes, this soup can be on the table in less than 30 minutes and the flavor is incredible! You’ll never go back to canned stuff after you try this easy homemade tomato soup. With paleo and […]

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Whole Orange Fresh Cranberry Muffins

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I am in love with these muffins.  A couple years ago it wouldn’t have taken very much for me to say that, but I’m a little pickier now.  Most muffins are just not worth it to me anymore.  Why waste the calories on something not that great, right?  Well, let me tell you, these are […]

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No Bake Vegan Peanut Butter Chewies

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So earlier today I decided on posting my biscotti that I mentioned earlier in the week… But then I sat down to write out the post and realized the pictures weren’t very nice.  Obviously they looked OK to me earlier in the week when I uploaded them, but not today.  In fact I think I […]

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