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Gluten Free and Vegetarian Risotto is Tasty Comfort Food

mound of creamy rice moist with shredded greens and diced mushrooms in white plate

I had a great gluten free cookout with friends and family this past weekend to commemorate Memorial Day. But after all that good grilling, it was time to switch things up. I want to substitute char for creaminess, meat for mushrooms, a feast for a single tasty eats. It was time, my friends, to break

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20 Awesome Paleo Keto Recipes You’ll Love for Your Next Cookout

Paleo Keto Cookout Recipes

Everyone loves a good cookout. It brings the neighbors together and helps you get outside to enjoy the sun. The best thing about a cookout, though, is that it’s an easy way to entertain. Everyone brings a few dishes to make the meal so you can whip up a quick dish and be straight out

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You Live Life on The Go. Why Not Make A Sweet Banana Treat That Can Go With You?

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I love desserts, snacks, and eating on the go. Thankfully, this recipe does all of the above! The lumpia originated in China as the lumpiang. It’s a lot like other rolled fried foods in Asian cuisine, like spring rolls or wontons. Lumpia is the shortened name that gets used in Hispanic regions influenced by Chinese

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Trying to Cut Caffeine? tInsantiy- 5 Teas, Tonics, and Tisanes that Taste Great Without Caffeine

steaming amber cup of tea with teabag in clear mug on cork coaster on stone island countertop in front of counter with out of focus plants at sunny window

I like tea. Warm tea, cold tea, a hot cup of bitter Mexican style hot chocolate- honestly I like any hot beverage. I just want to share the love about tea because, somehow, it’s all just so interesting to me. There’s just a ton of variety to explore in teas, so at risk of repeating

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5 Easy Steps For You for Better Spring Cleaning

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My last post to Ring in Spring reminded me that it was time to go a little deeper with the cleaning. After all, the Cherry Blossoms were in bloom- it was time! Sure, it feels great just to tidy up a little and maybe do a spot of vacuuming, but it’s important to occasionally do

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3 Ideas to Help You Ring in Spring!

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Spring is finally here! I’m so excited to finally be free of the endless cold snaps that have been popping up every time we thought the weather had decided to play nice. So I’m sharing my best ideas to ring in the real Spring weather! Note, product links give me a kickback and help me

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Please Contain Yourself! DIY Zero Waste Organization You Can Easily Do

upcycled glass apothecary and jam jars with mint chalkboard paint labels

If you’ve stuck with me awhile, you’ll know that I’ve been blogging for a little over 5 years now. I love those nice little clear jar collections you can see in boutique stores and on Pinterest. Unfortunately, I don’t have shelves worth of perfectly matched jars and lids. It would cost at least some amount

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Christmas Present Haul!

2017 has been special in many ways for me. I published my first book and started an author blog. Come to that, just the fact that I finally, finally got to come back to doing the blogging I so love has been really awesome. So you can guess that my Christmas wishlist had some pretty

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Love Egg Nog But Ditching Dairy? You’ll Love This Paleo Recipe for Nice Spice Nog

I’m guessing you’ve heard of pumpkin spice, yes? At first it was based on the spices we add to pumpkin custard to make pumpkin pie filling, but now it’s kind of a free for all where anything with some cloves or cinnamon is considered close enough to be called this, and you can buy everything

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The New Black: Decorate Your Home for The Holidays!

I think we’ve long since moved from the blacks and neutrals of the last decade into pastels and colors for this decade, but I still like these classic ideas to bring class red into your life. And what better time is there to feature red than the holiday season? Dive into this post from my

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