Food

Summer Salad Recipe: Grilled Shrimp and Avocado Salad

When it comes to shrimp salad recipes, I feel like I’ve tried them all. I’m always hoping to come across a recipe that will surprise me. This shrimp and avocado salad recipe has been one of my favorite finds. It’s healthy, packed with flavor, and very filling. If you want to satisfy your cravings while maintaining your summer body, this is a must try! I first came across this recipe through my Pinterest. It was originally posted by here one…

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Frozen Cucumber Cocktail

Anyone like to entertain as much as I do? One of the things I look forward to most as the weather gets warmer is hosting friends and family for cookouts and barbecues. I’m always looking for a great refreshing cocktail to serve and when I came across this cucumber cocktail I was eager to try it out. Well I made it for some friends, and it was delicious! I would highly suggest making this for your next summer get together!…

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Healthy Pancake Recipe

I love to cook, it is one of my favorite things to do and was actually the how I started blogging; I was in cooking school and began sharing my favorite recipes online. One of the biggest things I took away from cooking school, was how unhealthy many of the recipes were. I knew there had to be a healthier way to cook great tasting food. Finding recipes that taste great and are also better for our bodies, is something…

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Have Your Cocktail and Drink it Too

“No sugar and no carbs, for three weeks.” When my trainer said this is how we were starting our program I thought, “No big deal, three weeks isn’t so hard.” I definitely underestimated how hard this would be for me. It has been way more of a struggle than I had originally thought, especially since I have had family visiting and baby showers to attend! Every time I hit a wall during my diet I start to do research, to…

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Easy and Delicious Torte Recipe

I did it, I fell prey to the Costco disease. I mean how can you not? So many great deals! The only problem with this is that I currently do not have a Costco-size household. For example, while we were shopping my friend warned me that I didn’t need the bag of 15 plums, I didn’t listen…but she was correct. So many plums, too little time! I ate about 5 plums before the rest started to get overripe. I felt…

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