Cupid’s Arrow Non Candy Valentine

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This sweet homemade Non-candy Valentine is not only adorable but it is a thrifty craft for you to do with your kids. I have also included   a simple printable tag for you to add to your Valentine's to personalize them for friends. These are perfect for making a couple dozen to take to school for ...

Diet-to-Go 1000 Meal Giveaway!

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With the new year comes resolutions for many of us to lose weight, be healthier, eat healthier. Note that I said US.  That includes me, although I really don't make full blown resolutions. Regardless, navigating your way around diet programs and weight loss plans can be a little overwhelming- and expensive.  That's why Diet-to-Go is ...

Petcurean Pet Food Giveaway

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Our Tobey has really been enjoying his Petcurean Now for Dogs at mealtimes. He's happy and actually starting to eat right when he's fed, which he's not done in a very long time. It makes me happy to see him enjoying his food again. Since Petcurean has given us vouchers to feed our ...

New Year, New Mugs, New Resolutions #DunkinMugUp

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So up until this morning, I was going to be all kinds of light hearted and silly in this post.  Happy 2014! Mugs up to a New Year and new resolutions to be healthier (and mine, specifically, to have moments...moments of exercise, of calm, of solitude, living in the moment). And then I went to the ...

Ombre Pancakes for Valentine’s Day

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Here's a fun and sweet way to make breakfast- Ombre Pancakes for Valentine's Day! Ingredients: 1 box or package of your favorite pancake mix (for best color adding results, a lighter mix (not wheat) will work best. Many pancake mixes ask for different ingredients so take a quick look before heading to the store.  These are usually basics ...

Satisfy your sweet tooth at P.F. Chang’s

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This post brought to you by P.F. Changs. All opinions are 100% mine. So Valentine's Day is coming up verrrry soon, my friends.  And listen. I'm not all mushy, gushy, lovey dovey on Valentine's Day.  I also have I think gone out to eat ON that day exactly one time. I've also never ever been to ...

Weight Watchers Chicken Pot Pie Recipe

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Comfort foods are one of the hardest things to give up when you are trying to eat healthier and lose weight.  This Weight Watchers Chicken Pot Pie is a great lower fat version of a classic comfort food that is sure to please the entire family and leave everyone asking for seconds.  By using lean ...

Gluten Free Kitchen Makeover #GlutenFree

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Whether you have been recently diagnosed with Celiac disease, gluten intolerance or just want to make the switch to Gluten Free you will need to makeover your kitchen to make the lifestyle change a successful one.  Gluten is a protein that is found in-wheat, barley, and rye, many people's bodies cannot process it properly and ...

Slow Cooker Cinnamon Sugar Pecans Recipe

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I love fresh roasted nuts but my favorites are definitely these Slow Cooker Cinnamon Sugar Pecans.  Simple to toss the ingredients together in the slow cooker and forget about for a couple of hours then come back and find some of the best snacks ever made.  These are absolutely perfect for gift giving this holiday ...

Chocolate Covered Cherries Cheescake Bites Recipe

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Chocolate and Cherries go hand in hand, especially at Christmas and Valentine's Day.  The next best things to the classic chocolate covered cherries are these Chocolate Covered Cherry Cheesecake Bites.  These fun and delectable treats combine the classic confection and a rich delicious cheesecake that satisfies your cravings.  This classy dessert is perfect for your ...