5 Simple Ways to Eat Better

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Most people want to eat healthy food. But most people think that eating well requires some special expertise. Here’s the thing: eating well really isn’t that difficult. In fact, make a few small changes to your eating routine, and you’ll be on the way in no time. Below, we take a look at five straightforward changes that’ll have a dramatic – and positive – effect on your lifestyle.

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Sticky Chicken and Coconut Rice

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I love rice, but I’m not really good at the timing! So I went to Wikibuy and found this perfect little rice cooker! (Wikibuy is a site that finds what you want and matches you with the best deal!) It turns itself off when the rice is done. And after making a few batches of regular rice, I decided to try something different.

Here is a recipe for the best coconut rice you’ll ever eat! Even my husband (who isn’t a huge fan of coconut) loved it! Add the sticky chicken and it’s a great meal! Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Link up #157

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Summer is half way over. When did that happen? It’s been a crazy year – from cool and rainy to triple digit hot. I don’t know about you, but it’s hard to find time to sit and relax! And then there’s meal planning. And you ponder…

  This is the place to answer that question! The home of a collection of fabulous recipes! A collaboration of ideas ~

It’s What’s for Dinner!

So come on in and party with us!

Share your latest and greatest recipes here – Feel free to post link parties that are food/meal related  as well!

Please remember to visit at least two posts for every post you share – it just takes a minute!

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 Please stop by and visit our featured bloggers – next week might be you!

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4 Tips to Take Your Life in a Healthier Direction

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My life has been a basket of stress these last few months. Circumstances that cause anxiety to the point where I can’t eat – and for me that’s very unusual. So I’ve resolved to make some changes.

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Strawberry – Lavender Lemonade

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A hot summer day calls for ice cold lemonade! And with all the plump strawberries everywhere, why not fancy it up? How about the flavors of strawberries and lavender in that lemonade swirling around in your mouth, cooling you down and bursting with flavor in your mouth!

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Chicken Fried Pork with Onion Gravy

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Comfort food. The last month has been downright stressful – loss of pets, stress on the job (I manage a child care center as well as blog) – I need comfort; food for the soul. So here is a dish that serves it’s purpose. It’s rich, creamy, full of flavor and reminiscent of mom’s Sunday suppers. And best of all, it’s pretty easy to make!

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Link up #156

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This party has been going for three years now! Wow! A big thank you to everyone that has and will join in with fabulous recipes! Let us know in the comments if we’ve helped you discover the answer to the question …

  This is the place to answer that question! The home of a collection of fabulous recipes! A collaboration of ideas ~

It’s What’s for Dinner!

So come on in and party with us!

Share your latest and greatest recipes here – Feel free to post link parties that are food/meal related  as well!

Please remember to visit at least two posts for every post you share – it just takes a minute!

 Here are the most visited posts from last week:

 Please stop by and visit our featured bloggers – next week might be you!

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MLT – Meatloaf, Lettuce and Tomato Sandwich

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I like meatloaf. It’s a great comfort food. But the best part of meatloaf are the sandwiches made from the leftovers. But why wait for the leftovers? Make the meatloaf specifically for sandwiches!! And if you add some avocado, you have a MALT!

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Sourdough Soft Pretzels with Stout Beer Cheese Dip

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Do you still need an appetizer for the 4th? Here’s one that will make a hit with your friends and family – Sourdough pretzels and dip!

I made the pretzels into sticks. They are a more manageable portion and so much easier to push into the thick, cheesy, beer and mustard dip! Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #155

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Happy Fourth of July – well, almost. I’m sure everyone has the party meal planned and almost ready to go. But you still have today – and tomorrow and the next day to figure out…

  This is the place to answer that question! The home of a collection of fabulous recipes! A collaboration of ideas ~

It’s What’s for Dinner!

So come on in and party with us!

Share your latest and greatest recipes here – Feel free to post linkys that are food related  as well!

Please remember to visit at least two posts for every one you share – it just takes a minute!

 Here are the most visited posts from last week:

 Please stop by and visit our featured bloggers – next week might be you!

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