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How Ginger Roots For You

Part Two In A Series. (But Wait! There's Myrrh!) Ginger - The benefits and Uses of this glorious root plant!

Recipes

Layered Delicious Deep Dish Burritos

If your spirit animal is guacamole, you're basically my twin. I'm essentially an honorary Latina. My sister even convinced me that we're part Spanish - what's the sense in arguing those blessed genetics? I am also a food enthusiast AKA foodie. So you can understand why this recipe called to my SOUL. So, without further… Continue reading Layered Delicious Deep Dish Burritos

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10 Step Asian Inspired Bourbon Street Chicken

Mardi Gras has come and gone and though I didn't get to head South and join in the festivities, I was able to get my grubby hands on a Bourbon Street recipe to bring the party straight home to me! This recipe is said to have come from a kitchen on Bourbon Street run by… Continue reading 10 Step Asian Inspired Bourbon Street Chicken

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Early Morning Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal

Early Morning Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal Yield: 1 serving Ingredients: 1 large very ripe banana, peeled and roughly chopped 1 tsp non-dairy butter or coconut oil 1/2 tbsp natural peanut butter 1/2 cup rolled oats 1/2-1 tsp chia seed (or ground flax) 1 cup almond milk 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1/8-1/4 tsp ground nutmeg pinch… Continue reading Early Morning Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal

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How To Spice Up Your Summer Salad

Here's another about.com recipe I have got to try!  Thoughts? Mushroom and Steak Salad is an easy and elegant main dish salad recipe. You can certainly add more veggies if you'd like! Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 25 minutes Yield: 4 servings Ingredients: 2 (8-ounce) ribeye steaks Salt and pepper to taste 8 ounces cremini mushrooms, sliced… Continue reading How To Spice Up Your Summer Salad

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No Bake Choco-Mint Cookies!! (The Girl Guide Kind But Better)

Skinny Mint Cookies (The Girl Guide Title Was Taken) Ready for this simple and delicious recipe? Here goes! Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 3 minutes Total Time: 18 minutes Yield: 30-36 cookies Ingredients: 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips 2 cups milk chocolate chips 20 unwrapped chocolate mint candies 1/8 teaspoon peppermint extract 1 (9-ounce) package plain chocolate wafer cookies Preparation: In… Continue reading No Bake Choco-Mint Cookies!! (The Girl Guide Kind But Better)