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Meatless Monday Crock Pot Recipe: Zucchini Ziti

Meatless Monday Crock Pot Recipe: Zucchini Ziti

| October 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Back on the menu planning bandwagon… this week is presented with a request for attention to healthier recipes. Now, I will be honest, I gave this entirely too much thought. DO NOT fall into that trap. I don’t know about you when the time I give something too much thought is exactly the time it […]

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World Food Day 2011

World Food Day 2011

| October 11, 2011 | 1 Comment

World Food Day is on October 16. The sole purposed is to bring awareness to the global issue of hunger. Each year it is observed in order to bring more support and make an impact on a local level. This year makes the 31st observance of World Food Day which was started by the United […]

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Learn About Different Types of Squash

Learn About Different Types of Squash

| October 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Squash is very versatile, and there are lots to choose from this time of year. We’ll be sharing recipes with you in the coming weeks, but first wanted to review some of the most popular types of squash you will find during the fall.
My favorite, Butternut Squash.  It’s beige in color and is shaped like a […]

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Pumpkin Pecan Pie Recipe

Pumpkin Pecan Pie Recipe

| October 7, 2011 | 1 Comment

Nothing I love more than a Pumpkin Pie in the Fall, but my family likes Pecan Pie as well.  Why not have two of the best desserts in one?
Ingredients:
3 eggs
1 cup canned pumpkin
1 cup sugar
1/4 tsp. ground ginger
1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon
1/8 tsp. ground cloves
1/2 cup light corn syrup
2 tablespoons of melted butter
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 […]

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Foods For Healthy Skin and Meal Plan

Foods For Healthy Skin and Meal Plan

| October 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

I am a reader of all things GOOP and a recent newsletter had an interview with Dr. Perricone. All the questions were on the connection between what we eat and how our skin looks. A quote from Dr. Perricone was “I’ve created a day’s worth of recipes as an example of how to load up […]

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Carnival Cruise Line’s Pumpkin Soup Recipe

Carnival Cruise Line’s Pumpkin Soup Recipe

| October 5, 2011 | 1 Comment

One of my favorite things on a cruise is the food! The rich and creamy soups they serve are nothing like you will find on dry land. If you have something amazing to eat while onboard remember to ask our waiter for the recipe because many times they will share it. Here is Carnival’s delicious […]

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Velveeta Recall on Microwaveable Cups

Velveeta Recall on Microwaveable Cups

| October 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Here we go again with more Food Recalls! This is getting crazy! A News Release from September 30 says “Kraft Foods Global, Inc. voluntarily recalling Velveeta Shells & Cheese Single Serve Microwaveable Cups the come in three flavors. It is possible that the products were recalled because of possible thin bristle wire pieces in the […]

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Meatless Monday Menu Grits, Lentil, Squash

Meatless Monday Menu Grits, Lentil, Squash

| October 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

It’s Meatless Monday again and were are sharing the menu for today! By giving up meat for one day each week you can save money, reduce your environmental impact and live a healthier life. By joining together in having one meat-free day each week we’ll be making great steps towards reducing the environmental problems associated with the […]

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Who Does Fall Coffee Flavors Better – Dunkin Donuts or Starbucks?

Who Does Fall Coffee Flavors Better – Dunkin Donuts or Starbucks?

| October 3, 2011 | 1 Comment

Dropping temperatures and falling leaves are clear signs that fall is here.  Seasonal flavors such as apple, cinnamon and pumpkin fill the air.  Favorite coffee stops like Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts want to make sure that you have a wide variety of fall goodies to choose from.
At Dunkin Donuts you will find Pumpkin lattes, muffins and […]

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Healthy New Arby’s Kid Meals

Healthy New Arby’s Kid Meals

| October 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

Starting tomorrow, Arby’s will roll out a new Kids Meal featuring more wholesome choices parents can feel good about serving their children.  Guided by nutritionists and customer insights gleaned from moms, Arby’s new Kids Meal will include Chiquita® apple slices and a strawberry yogurt dipping sauce as the side item, instead of fries. New Kids Meal […]

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