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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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Foods to Help Fade Acne Scars

As you all know I am very diligent when it comes to caring for my skin. This, along with my skin type, has helped me avoid bad acne breakouts as an adult. However, I do still get the occasional pimple and unfortunately I am prone to scaring. I know many others can relate to struggling with acne scars, even as an adult, so I wanted to focus on foods that can help fade these annoying scars. Including the following foods…

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Make Great Coffee at Home

I start every morning with a cup of coffee, it is a must in my daily routine and something I truly look forward to. And as an avid coffee drinker, I have tried making coffee in every which way: using pods in a machine, on the stove, using a French press, instant coffee, etc. You name it, I’ve probably tried it. With my life being constantly on-the-go, I often praise my Nespresso machine. It’s fast, versatile, and makes great tasting…

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What is the Dash diet, and should you try it?

Diet trends come and go so quickly it can make your head spin. New research comes and stirs the pot, and the whole world seems to jump on the latest and greatest diet until the next study or celebrity hack is revealed, and the cycle continues. It’s rare that I ever become totally sold on any one diet at first glance, I like to take each bit of advice with a grain of salt. One thing that has reigned consistently…

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Staying slim the French way: no yoga pants or gym required

A common complaint many of us have when it comes to working out, staying slim, or being fit is that it interferes with our lives in some way. We don’t have time, we don’t want to sacrifice good food or drinks, and we certainly don’t want to miss out on our social life. What if I told you there’s a way to stay slim, healthy and happy in your own skin without ever stepping foot in a gym or sliding…

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