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Coconut Chai Popsicles

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Right now I’m considering how fortunate I am to have had this post waiting for me, ready to go with only a little bit of writing required.  It’s really hot here.  I thought I was handling the heat better than I usually do every time this year, but I guess not(although trying to bake doesn’t […]

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Raspberry Green(or not) Smoothie

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On the same topic as yesterday, I’ve been drinking so many smoothies lately it’s not even funny.  What is better for hot weather than something cold and sweet?  Really, I’d like to know 🙂  For this particular smoothie I made the spinach an option because a few times now we’ve just left it out for […]

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Caesar Salad with Lemon Roasted Chickpeas

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Well, salad season is in full force.  I don’t know about you, but for a lot of meals, heavy, cooked foods just don’t sound good to me when it’s hot outside(and inside for that matter).  I actually have another salad dressing to share with you in a few days but for now, this one is […]

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Rhubarb Berry Fruit Leather

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I’m not kidding when I say I love making fruit leather.  Honestly, I make more of it than we can eat because the flavor options really are endless.  Which means we have a few flavors at all times and then I have to restrict myself from making more.  Or just give some away 😀 If […]

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Watermelon Smoothie

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The last couple days have been really hot and sunny.  It is awesome.  We’ve been loving it.  Eating lunch outside, playing in the dirt behind the house, kicking a soccer ball around(otherwise known as playing fetch with the baby who runs after it and brings it back :D), and of course getting yard work done.  […]

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