Protein-Packed Mango Avocado Breakfast Smoothie

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I've developed a bit of a smoothie addiction recently... My husband and I have committed to drinking a green smoothie each day this year, and we've been pretty consistent with it so far. That's not to say that I've given up my beloved coffee and chai tea, but I do feel like a good green […]

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Beef Black Bean and Avocado Tostadas with Lime Crema // $50 Costco Gift Card Giveaway

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Disclosure: This is a sponsored conversation on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc.; all opinions and text are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that support this site! #gotortillaland #partyfood Looking for a new and unique way to feed a crowd for your next football party? This tostadas recipe definitely fits the bill! And […]

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One-Dish Cheesy Salsa Chicken & Rice Bake // Weeknight Dinner Made Simple

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Disclosure: Sponsored by Prego®. All opinions are my own. I've shared before that I'm just not very good at meal planning. Maybe one of these days I'll figure out how to make it work for my busy family, but in the meantime, I've been utilizing another strategy for beating those mid-week "What's for dinner tonight?" […]

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Top 10 Posts of 2015 // Happy {Belated} New Year!

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Originally I had planned to share this post with you all last week, but I was enjoying winter break with my kids so much that I decided to just hold off until they headed back to school today. I'm sure you all understand, right? After seeing them all off on their busses this morning, I […]

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Jalapeno Relish // Spice Up Your Fave Chicken, Veggies & Fries

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Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Alexia Foods via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Alexia Foods. After being a little over-indulgent during the holiday season, it's time to get back to eating healthier in the New Year. Typically when you […]

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Old-Fashioned Ham and Bean Soup Recipe // What To Do With Leftover Ham & Ham Bone

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As I'm writing this, it's currently thunderstorming outside after a balmy 70-degree day. Never mind that it's December 23rd and this is Ohio... It's safe to say that a white Christmas is NOT in the forecast, but we'll make the most of the next couple of days. Christmas Eve will be filled with our many […]

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Crescent-Wrapped Apple Brie Appetizer // Holiday Entertaining Recipe

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Every hostess should have at least one simple, yet elegant, appetizer recipe in her repertoire. You know, one that looks like you slaved over it for hours, when in reality it only takes five minutes to prep. Sounds like a dream? Then you'll adore this baked Brie appetizer! It truly does only take five minutes […]

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