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10 Waffle Recipes To Whip Up For Father's Day

10 Waffle Recipes To Whip Up This Father’s Day

Posted on Jun 12th, 2014

I love a good waffle recipe, and so does my husband. So I thought it would be a great idea to round up some waffle recipes from some fellow Canadian…

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20 Mouthwatering Ground Turkey Recipes

20 Mouthwatering Ground Turkey Recipes

Posted on Aug 15th, 2014

I was surfing the web a few weeks ago looking for some ground turkey recipes, since I was in a bit of turkey recipe rut. That's when I realized that…

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Garlic Recipes

25 Garlic Recipes For National Garlic Day

Posted on Apr 16th, 2013

I love, Love, LOVE garlic. So much, in fact, that it's pretty rare I don't cook with it - I put it in everything (with exception to cakes and…

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A Great Addition To Penne Jambalaya.

Posted on Aug 27th, 2009

Eric and I have been doing this the last couple times I made this dish, and it tastes amazing! First of all if you haven't checked out the recipe…

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almond cherry bars

Almond Cherry Bars

Posted on Apr 16th, 2013

  We recently moved to Terrace. It's a small city near the coast in British Columbia and there is a lot to get used to. We recently…

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Apple Bran Muffins

Posted on Nov 5th, 2009

 I was looking for a lower calorie bran muffin recipe last night and when I couldn't find anything. Everything was either too high in sugar, carbs…

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Apple Crumble

Posted on Oct 6th, 2009

The other night, just before Desperate Housewives I had an urge to bake, but I didn't want anything time consuming. So I grabbed some apples that I…

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Apple Curry Recipe with Eden Fantasys

Posted on Feb 1st, 2012

I have written many posts about EdenFantasys before in the past, but this one is so incredibly different and unexpected. For those of you who don't…

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Apricot Glazed Pork: Life Made Delicious

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2011

With pregnancy one minute my energy is there, the other it's not. That's why I am arming myself with fast and easy recipes for those not so energetic…

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Asian Beef Kebabs

Asian Beef Kebabs

Posted on Jun 11th, 2013

We're meat-o-saurs's here in our household, there is usually only one night a week where we eat a meatless meal. Usually we stick to chicken and…

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Asian Chicken Cooked in Foil

Posted on Nov 27th, 2009

This just makes my mouth water. Definitely something that I would love. Thank you Natalie's Killer Cuisine for posting this. 3 Chicken…

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Bacon & Asparagus Quiche Pizza | Life Made Delicious

Posted on May 12th, 2012

Image Source: Life Made Delicious Happy Mother's Day, here is a quick and easy recipe to enjoy with your family.   Ingredients: Bacon and…

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Balsamic Glazed Grilled Chicken | Life Made Delicious

Posted on May 28th, 2012

 Image Source: Life Made Delicous It's BBQ season, and one of my favorite times of the year. As a Life Made Delicious connector I am constantly…

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Balsamic Veggie Turkey Pizza

Posted on Dec 22nd, 2009

Year after year leftovers have always been the same! I am so sick of mini-turkey dinners, turkey sandwiches, and turkey soup. This year I have made a…

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BBQ’d S’mores

Posted on Jul 4th, 2012

This past week, we didn't cook inside once. The weather has been incredible lately and has led me to get a little creative on the BBQ. On Friday we…

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Beverages

Posted on Jan 27th, 2012

Coco Colada Mocktail Cookie Dough Shooter French Vanilla & Chocolate Martini Go Girl Cocktail Southside of Morocco Smoothie Strawberry…

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Black Forest Cake Recipe

Posted on Jul 15th, 2009

Today I received an email for a reader requesting a Black Forest Cake recipe. Black Forest Cake Recipe: Chocolate cake Jar of marashino…

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Blueberry and Matcha Muffins

Blueberry Matcha Muffins & #Giveaway

Posted on Jul 18th, 2014

I love a good muffin, but usually the ones I'm drawn to may as well be a cake. So when I put together these Blueberry Matcha Muffins, I wanted to be…

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Boston Cream Pie

Posted on Jun 3rd, 2009

Boston Cream Pie is a new favorite dessert of mine. I have made it a few times over the last coupe of years and it's time to share with my readers.…

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Breakfast Pizza Recipe – Life Made Delicious

Posted on Sep 14th, 2011

Image Source: Life Made Delicious I often visit Life Made Delicious for some easy recipes. There is nothing I need help with more then breakfast and…

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Brett Johnsons Turkey Chili

Bret Johnson’s Famous Turkey Chili Recipe

Posted on Nov 12th, 2013

It's fall here on the North Coast (however; with the light dusting of snow this morning it's starting to look a lot like winter) and for me that…

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Bring Me Two Pina Coladas…

Posted on Apr 15th, 2010

Doesn't this look heavenly?I have never been a fan of "slushy" drinks. Whenever I ordered a Margarita it was always "on the rocks" and I would just…

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Broccoli & Ranch Twice Baked Potatoes

Broccoli & Ranch Twice Baked Potatoes

Posted on Jun 27th, 2013

I am participating in the Hidden Valley Ranch Ranchify Recipe Challenge. I'm going to be honest here, other then using it as a dip for my pizza…

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Broccoli Cheese & Rice Casserole

Posted on Sep 4th, 2009

Here is a recipe my mother in law gave me. Great with turkey dinner! Sometimes I add some chunks of chicken in with it to make it a meal during the…

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Buffalo Chicken Dip

Posted on Jul 8th, 2009

I love a good dip! We're appetizer people, we would make rather a spread of food then a meal. Buffalo Chicken Dip is fantastic with veggies or…

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Candycane Cookies – A Family Baking Idea

Posted on Dec 2nd, 2011

I love baking, especially around the holidays. Baking and Christmas go together hand in hand and it's the baking that helps make the memories. Life…

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Caramel Apple Pie – Life Made Delicious

Posted on Sep 20th, 2011

It's something about this time of year. As soon as the leaves change color I crave and long for an apple dessert. I was browsing for some easy…

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Caribbean Chicken with Pineapple Salsa

Posted on Nov 20th, 2009

I made this last night for dinner and it was loved by the both of us. The only thing I would change is the pineapple. I am not a fan of canned…

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Cauliflower Crust Pizza

Cauliflower Pizza Crust

Posted on Jun 17th, 2013

Thank goodness for Pinterest. Am I right?  Before Pinterest, I would have never of thought to use Cauliflower for a pizza crust. Actually, if I'm…

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Cheddar & Apple Stuffed Pork

Posted on Jan 7th, 2010

I have been meaning to post this for a while now. About 1 - 1/2 weeks ago I made this AMAZING dinner. It is so good, and is now a favorite. I have…

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Cheddar and Pear Scone. This gluten free recipe is perfect for fall

Cheddar & Pear Gluten Free Scones

Posted on Sep 15th, 2014

It's pear season here on the North Central Coast of British Columbia, and lucky for me - I have a tree. Last year I sadly let many go to waste but…

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Cheddar Rolls

Posted on Feb 23rd, 2010

After aimless browsing on All Recipes, I came across this roll. It sounds so good, and I wanted to share it with everyone. I have been meaning to…

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Cheerios Christmas Trees – Life Made Delicious

Posted on Dec 14th, 2011

Image Source: Life Made Delicious For me Christmas means a lot of things, one of those would be food! The baking, the cooking it's all apart of the…

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Cheesecake Ice Cream with Blueberry Swirl

Posted on Aug 28th, 2009

Photo From Natalie's Killer Cuisine Cheesecake Ice Cream with Blueberry Swirl 4 oz Cream Cheese, room temp 1 cup Sugar 1 large Egg 1/2 tsp…

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Cherry Lemonade Muffins

Posted on Jul 19th, 2014

    I'm sure you're all sick of hearing about my four cherry trees, but it's causing me to post some delicious recipes (like…

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Cherry Maple Paleo Pops

Cherry Popsicles – Homemade and Healthy

Posted on Jul 29th, 2014

The past week and a bit has been hot, really hot. It was too hot to cook and the heat was affecting my little guy's appetite. These Cherry Popsicles…

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Chicken and Rice Bake..With a Southwestern Flare.

Posted on Jun 8th, 2009

Southwestern Chicken and Rice back is such an easy meal to put together. I like to make this dinner pretty plain (since my hubby can be really…

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Chicken Parmesan

Posted on Jun 16th, 2009

Chicken Parmesan is one of my favorite dinners.  This is one dish that I do not make as often, and I don't know why. It is so good! I don't know a…

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Chicken With Homemade Italian Dressing

Posted on Aug 22nd, 2009

This has to be the easiest chicken to make! Take about 1-2 tsps of The Make It Yourself : Italian Salad Dressing Olive Oil (as much as you…

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Chili

Posted on Jun 23rd, 2009

My chili recipe is a simple one, but one that you can't go wrong with. Every family has a chili recipe laying around in a recipe book or two. It's a…

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Choco-Mocha Nut Protein Mug Cake

Choco-Mochanut Protein Mug Cake

Posted on May 22nd, 2014

I have been seeing a lot of mug cake recipes floating around Pinterest, Instagram and Facebook. The idea is great, a single serve "mug of cake",…

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Chocolate Carrot Cake Homemade Protein Bars

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2013

Have I mentioned yet just how much I love Shakeology? It's the Healthiest Meal Of The Day and I drink it almost daily. We all know it makes delicious…

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Chocolate Cheerioes Breakfast Cookies

Posted on Apr 27th, 2011

...and lunch and dinner and dessert.So yesterday I received a wonderful treat in the mail. Two boxes of Chocolate Cheerios! That's right, Cheerios…

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Chocolate Pecan Zucchini Muffins {Quick and Easy Low-Cal #Vegan Comfort Food}

Posted on Aug 8th, 2012

I recently was sent Quick and Easy Low-Cal Vegan Comfort Food to review. It has now become my new go to resource for a food pick me up, without…

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Chocolate Pumpkin Homemade Protein Bars

Posted on Jul 3rd, 2013

I love protein bars, especially the P90X bars that I used to order all the time. I've put a hold on my home direct order to save a little extra cash…

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Christmas Baking Recipes

Posted on Nov 13th, 2013

I have an amazing group of girlfriends. Most of us have been friends since elementary school (some preschool and some longer then that), but we all…

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Cinnamon Apple Cheesecake with Walnut Crust

Posted on Oct 7th, 2009

I made this for Thanksgiving dessert last year. It is my favorite dessert to this date and I am VERY proud of this recipe because it is the first one…

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Cinnamon Zucchini Waffles

Posted on Feb 28th, 2012

 I love Waffles. They're the perfect breakfast, dessert, snack - whatever. I found this recipe on the blog, Gimme Some Oven when I was looking for…

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Classic Beef Stew

Posted on Jun 5th, 2009

It's a "chili" day (pun intended) here in central Alberta and with the leaves changing color I have immediately converted my cooking style. We've…

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Coconut Coffee Popsicles

Coconut Coffee Popsicles #havajava

Posted on Jul 15th, 2014

I am in the middle of a "heat advisory" up here on the North Coast of British Columbia, it is hot. It's too hot for my ritual of afternoon coffee and…

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Cold Italian Pasta Salad

Cold Italian Pasta Salad

Posted on Mar 9th, 2013

  A wonderful addition for any event, this hearty and tangy pasta salad with a nice, zesty Italian dressing will definitely make everyone…

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Creamy Turkey Stew In a Bread Bowl

Posted on Dec 23rd, 2009

Turkey dinner is a wonderful thing. It usually produces a massive feast with days worth of leftovers. That being said, the same old thing day after…

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Crepes

Posted on Jan 10th, 2010

This morning I made a delicious breakfast, Crepes with strawberries and whipped cream. Best of all, it's low calorie! Crepes are incredibly…

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PulledPorkSandw

Crock Pot Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Posted on Dec 15th, 2011

A friend of mine has been talking about a pulled pork recipe on Pinterest and recommended that try it out. You can find the original recipe over at…

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Crockpot Chili Lime Chicken Tacos

Posted on Sep 16th, 2009

I'm always looking for a low fat meal. I have never had Chicken Tacos before, so I'm thrilled that this recipe turned out magnificent. The bonus to…

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CrockpotRibs

Crockpot Ribs

Posted on Dec 12th, 2011

I never really liked ribs until about a year ago and now that I'm pregnant they are one of my biggest cravings. After a recent (and major…

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Curried Cauliflower

Posted on Dec 14th, 2009

  The following recipe is one of my favourites. My mom has been making me this dish ever since my pre teens. It goes great with everything:…

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Cuts of Beef – Meat Cheat Sheet

Posted on Apr 4th, 2013

Cuts of Beef infographic by sounas.     Summer is coming and when I think of summer, I think of BBQ. We're huge beef…

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Danish Almond Puff

Posted on Apr 2nd, 2013

Celebrating Easter over a small feast is traditional in our household. It has been around for years now, and 2013 is no exception. For this year, I…

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Dark Chocolate and Cherry Homemade Granola Bars

Posted on Aug 18th, 2014

I knew I wanted to make cherry homemade granola bars for weeks now, it's why I dehydrated a mini batch of cherries (check out How To Dehydrate…

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Dijon Vinaigrette

Dijon Vinaigrette – 21 Day Fix Approved

Posted on Apr 23rd, 2014

I have a new favorite vinaigrette, and it's homemade! This Dijon Vinaigrette takes a minute to make, and I do it every week. This recipe…

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Discover Your Winter Cocktail

Posted on Feb 6th, 2012

My winter cocktail is the Winter Camouflage (not that I can have it due to the fact that' I'm pregnant). This widget below is a fun quiz that helps…

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DIY Pear Fruit Leather

Posted on Sep 28th, 2013

I have never made fruit leather before, and was a little unsure on how to go about doing it. I saw a few recipes online where it was just fruit…

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Edible Playdough

Edible Playdough

Posted on Oct 16th, 2009

I have a guilty pleasure, I'm addicted to TLC. More specifically, Jon & Kate + 8 (I know, I know). Yesterday morning while I was watching re-runs…

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Egg Nog Cookies

Posted on Dec 6th, 2012

Yes, you heard me right - Egg Nog Cookies. I found a recipe for these bad boys online and made some tweeks to make them just right. They're simple to…

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Erich Soll’s Fightin’ Irish Whiskey Sauce Ribs

Posted on Jul 10th, 2009

I was watching Regis & Kelly this morning and they had a chef come in and share his rib recipe for Fightin' Irish Whiskey Sauce. It sounds so…

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Foil-Packet Southwestern Chicken Dinner

Posted on Jun 10th, 2009

Image Source Every once in a while I will browse the Kraft website for dinner ideas, and I normally don't get a single one that appeals to me. One…

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Sweet Thai Chili Chicken Quinoa Stir Fry

Foods That Fuel This Toddler Mom

Posted on Apr 29th, 2014

This post is part of the YummyMummyClub.ca and the Maple Leaf Foods #FoodsThatFuel sponsored program. I received compensation as a thank-you for my…

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French Onion Soup

Posted on Nov 22nd, 2009

I never had french onion soup growing up. Something about onions just didn't appeal to me as a child (can you blame me?). My husband finally made me…

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Fudgey Zucchini Cake

Posted on Jul 3rd, 2009

I just received this recipe in myFacebook inbox from a friend's mom. This is so good, I remember when I was younger she used to make it, and although…

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Gooey Cinnamon Rolls – The Last Recipe You Will Ever Try

Posted on Jan 30th, 2013

These days I don't bake near as much as I used to, at least I try not to. As much as I love the process (and the results) I'm  obsessive focused on…

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Greek Barley Salad

Greek Barley and Peach Salad

Posted on Mar 19th, 2013

Did you know that March is national nutrition month? What a better way to celebrate then a salad. Salad's don't have to be the typical boring lettuce…

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Grilled Beer Marinated Rump Roast | Life Made Delicious

Posted on Jun 1st, 2012

Image Source: Life Made Delicious For Father's Day this year I bought my husband a BBQ. We were in desperate need for one since we have been using a…

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Grilled Chicken and Squash Salad with Lime-Taco Dressing – Life Made Delicious

Posted on Aug 7th, 2011

Image from Life Made Delicious It has been hot here the last couple days in central Alberta. So hot, in fact, that it pains me to turn on the oven…

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Grilled Taco BBQ Chicken

Posted on Jun 30th, 2011

Tomorrow is Canada Day and today I was on Life Made Delicious for some easy recipes to BBQ. For tomorrow's dinner I didn't want the typical burgers…

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Healthy Dinners

Healthy & Easy Dinner Options

Posted on Mar 12th, 2013

Cooking healthy meals for your family is the key to living a healthy and nutritious life. Starting your children on a wholesome diet at a young age…

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Healthy Blueberry Muffins

Posted on Jul 1st, 2013

Now that my son has started to eat "real solids" and not just baby food, I have been doing my best to feed him as healthy as possible. I refuse to…

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Healthy Pizza Crust

Posted on Aug 26th, 2009

I made this for dinner last night, and I was impressed. The pizza crust I make  is usually quite similar, but this had some extra flavor! It's one…

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Pineapple Ice Pops - So Easy! No sugar added

Healthy Snacks With Zoku & Pineapple Popsicle Recipe

Posted on Jul 2nd, 2014

My son loves frozen treats. Whether it's ice cream, freezes or popsicles he is always asking for a treat and I find myself saying no too often. I…

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Healthy SuperBowl Series Quarterback Quarter Pounder

Posted on Jan 25th, 2013

Images are all from Slimming World Online Whichever team you’re backing this season, a Food Optimising feast to accompany the big game is sure to…

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Healthy SuperBowl Series Touchdown Tuna and Corn Fritters With Santa Fe Salad

Posted on Jan 26th, 2013

Images are all from Slimming World Online It's day two of the Healthy SuperBowl Series and today I'm going to be sharing Slimming World's…

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Healthy SuperBowl Series Touchline Surf and Turf

Posted on Jan 27th, 2013

Images are all from Slimming World Online Thank you for coming back to day 3 of the Healthy Superbowl Recipe series, I hope you're ready for the…

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Healthy SuperBowl Series: Cheerleader’s Chili Loaded Potato Skins

Posted on Jan 28th, 2013

Images are all from Slimming World Online Only one more day left after this. I know you will love the Cheerleader's Chili Potato Skins (they're…

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Healthy SuperBowl Series: Halftime Gooey Chocolate and Apricot Brownies

Posted on Jan 29th, 2013

Images are all from Slimming World Online. We made it to the last day, and we saved the best for last: dessert! Half Time Gooey Chocolate…

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Healthy Toddler Muffins

Posted on May 28th, 2013

I'm fairly cautious when it comes to what I feed Carter. I have been trying my best to stay away from chemical laden and empty caloric snacks and to…

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Hearty Chicken Tortilla Soup

Posted on Apr 22nd, 2010

Photo From Campbell's KitchenHere is another great recipe that is perfect for a quick weeknight meal. This is a nice meal to have on a chilly autumn…

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Holiday Cake Bon Bons #LifeMadeDelicious

Posted on Dec 17th, 2012

Image Source: Life Made Delicious This time of year is the only time I allow myself some indulgences. With cookie exchanges and Christmas bake…

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Homemade Almond Butter: Make Your Own!

Posted on Oct 9th, 2013

Confession: I am obsessed with nut butters. Right now my fridge is full of natural peanut butter, PB2, Chocolate PB2, white chocolate peanut butter,…

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Homemade Jamaican Jerk Seasoning

Posted on Nov 19th, 2009

For the longest time our grocery store didn't carry Jamaican Jerk Seasoning. So I came up with Homemade Jamaican Jerk Seasoning. It's easy to make…

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Homemade Marshmallows

Posted on Oct 25th, 2009

  Recipe and Photo From The Dish On Delight First you pour 1/2 cup cold water into a bowl or heavy duty mixer.  Then sprinkle (3) 1/4…

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Honey and Tea Chicken

Posted on Jun 7th, 2009

Cooking Chicken With Tea may sound a little odd, but trust me it's delicious.  I have made this particular recipe many times and I usually serve it…

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Hot Broccoli Dip

Posted on Jun 7th, 2009

Everyone needs a good dip recipe, something they're famous for. I found mine at seventeen when I made it for a girls night with my friends. It was a…

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How To Acheive Apple Pie Perfection – Life Made Delicious

Posted on Oct 4th, 2011

I was hoping to just copy the video on to The Bewitchin' Kitchen, but it looks like you may have to visit Life Made Delicious. Life Made Delicious…

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Dehydrated cherries

How To Dehydrate Cherries In The Oven

Posted on Jul 9th, 2014

I have four cherry trees in my back yard. Four cherry trees and a pear tree (to be exact), and it's a little intimidating. Mostly because I don't…

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Freezing Cherries

How To Freeze Cherries

Posted on Jul 24th, 2014

Have you wondered how to properly freeze cherries? It's really easy, and in reality this is a great way to not only freeze cherries but to freeze…

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How To Roast a Chicken From Them Apples

Posted on Aug 3rd, 2009

On my Foodbuzz account I was sent a post from them apples on the perfect way to roast a chicken. (I have actually never done a roast chicken, I've…

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How To..Make Your Own Cheese!

Posted on Jun 8th, 2009

I have had this link saved for a long time, but I still have not had a chance to try it myself. I am hoping to get to it soon. Here is the link if…

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I Love Canadian Beef, Do You?

Posted on Feb 19th, 2013

There are many myths when it comes to healthy living and losing weight. Some of the myths that irk me the most are: "beef is bad for you", "beef has…

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Irish Beef Stew

Irish Beef & Guinness Casserole

Posted on Mar 13th, 2013

Image provided by Slimming World Online St.Patrick's day is a few days away and that means a lot of over indulging for a lot of people. Just…

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