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Keeping Traditions- My family's stuffed grape leaves recipe

Now that I’m off for summer vacation, I’ve gotten excited to experiment more in my kitchen! A recent conversation with my aunt about her favorite middle eastern restaurant got me thinking about how much I miss eating my mother’s stuffed grape leaves. 748 more words

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The "Official" Florida State Pie

Key lime pie, REAL key lime pie, is one of the most delicious, refreshing and gloriously simple desserts ever created. It is also boasts the title of “Official Dessert” for my home state of Florida! 270 more words

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J'aime Les Oeufs

The French have an obsession with eggs.  It might not be as high up in the ranks as butter, wine and stinky cheese but, trust me, eggs are up there.   202 more words

Let The Sunshine In

Going... Going... Gone!

Going… Going…


I LOVE Vietnamese food.  I always leave feeling satisfied and know that what I ate was relatively low in fat and healthy.  Proteins are cooked in savory broth, with fresh mint, crunchy veggies, and spicy peppers.   19 more words

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Quick-Fix HEALTHY Huevos Rancheros

As I’ve said before, I’m a creature of habit.  And that could not be more true than in the way I eat.  On a day to day basis I will have a green superfoods/ protein powder shake and a peanut butter granola bar for breakfast.   166 more words

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Holiday Calorie Pile Up... and Burn off!

How the HECK does one eat healthy during the holidays?!  Well, the answer for us normal people is… you DON’T.  You allow yourself to eat whatever you want to eat because its a special time of the year with amazing dishes that are only prepared during this season… and amazing bottles of wine that are only opened during this time too!   310 more words

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Turkey Day Aftermath

After everything I ate from Wednesday to Friday,  the only thing I had the heart to eat for lunch on Saturday was this:  Arugula,  tomato and cucumber salad with a little piece of sour dough baguette. 38 more words

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