Weight Watchers Simple Start Program #SimpleStart

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It's the New Year, which inspires new resolutions by  many to lose weight, be healthier, and so many other things.  I was given a free one month subscription to Weight Watchers to try their Simple Start plan and write about my experience.Though I was compensated for my time and commitment, all views, positive and negative, are my own. I made ...

Turkey Cranberry Wrap Recipe

Turkey Cranberry Wrap

These Turkey Cranberry Wraps are one of our favorite ways to make that leftover turkey more appealing during all the holiday meals and tims like this weekend, when I've made a small turkey meal and we have leftovers.  A few simple ingredients wrapped into our favorite flour tortillas and we have an easy and tasty ...

How to Make a Tie Dye Cake

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In our house, we love to have fun with our food.  Why have cake when you can have fun, funky cake?  We made a fun cake and thought we'd share how to make a tie dye cake with you!  The kids really enjoy this one because they can do a LOT of helping and have ...

Immunity Boosting Smoothie Recipe

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 Here's an Immunity Boosting Smoothie Recipe for you all.  We live in a small town, with a prek-8 school.  Yesterday, about 4 dozen kids were either home sick or left school early sick.  I want to give ALL of us any boost I can to keep us healthy - or at least minimize the symptoms. ...

Miniature Spinach and Cheddar Quiche Recipe

miniature spinach and cheddar quiche recipe

This crustless quiche recipe filled with fresh spinach and shredded cheddar cheese is a delicate addition to breakfast or an elegant, easy-to-carry appetizer at a social function. For perfectly cooked quiche, bake until the eggs are just barely set, then remove from the oven to cool; the quiche will continue to cook for a brief ...

First Aid Kit Necessities (with savings) #Moms4JNJConsumer

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This first aid kit necessities post is part of the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. and The Motherhood, who sent me a box of products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are all my own, and I hope you enjoy them. Some of you probably ...

Coconut Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting

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This Coconut Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting Recipe will satisfy your craving for coconut- and with some festive nonpareils, make a delightful treat for your Valentine!  You can also make them sans coconut if you aren't a big coconut lover. Ingredients: Cake: 1 box cake mix with their suggested ingredients and a few quick adjustments/additions:substitute the oil for unsalted ...

Gluten Free Pancakes Recipe for Valentine’s Day

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This Gluten Free Pancakes recipe is perfect for your gluten free sweetie on Valentine's Day! Ingredients: 2 cups rice flour 1/3 cup tapioca flour 2/3 cup potato starch 1/2 cup dry buttermilk powder 2 teaspoons sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon xanthan gum 4 eggs 1/4 coconut oil (plus coconut oil for greasing the pan or skillet). 3.5 cups water Dash ...

Penguin Love Valentine Treat Recipe

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This little Penguin Love Valentine Treat Recipe is so easy and fun to make, and the best part? The kids can totally help! It's just a few simple items you need and all are easily found at your local grocery store.  Cute, fun, and easily allergy friendly!! Penguin Love:   Ingredients:   *Oreo Cookies   *Different color heart sprinkles   *White Icing   Directions:   Place an unbroken ...

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 ...