Monthly Archive: September 2011

Curried Sweet Potato Soup

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My Blendtec blender has become my best friend! These high powered blenders are not cheap but it is one of the most used appliances in my kitchen. This past week I have used it 3-4 times a day. It makes easy incredible smoothies, hummus, purees, nut butters, batters, salsa, dips, frozen treats and drinks. I heart …

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Sorbet & Berries

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Two flavors of Sorbet are so much more fun than one. I went with strawberry and lemon. I learned this awesome serving tip from my friend Linda on how to serve frozen treats to a group of people quickly and easily. Earlier in the day prior to serving time, line a muffin tin with cup cake …

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Turkey Cheese Burgers

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Turkey Burgers are one of my favorite easy go to meals for week nights. They go together quickly, take only about 20 minutes to cook in a skillet or on the BBQ. You can make a double batch and freeze them for future use. Serve them up on a whole wheat bun or to save …

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What did you do this Summer?

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I remember that so many of my teachers would start out the year by having us write an essay based on this question,“What did you do over the summer?” My summer adventures usually included, camping, vacations, staying with my Grandparents, bike riding, swimming, babysitting, sleep overs, and playing board games. On the first day of …

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Sorbet & Berries

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Sometimes simple ideas turn out to be the best! We had guests for dinner last night and to make it easy on myself I served store bought sorbet with fresh berries and a plate of Lemon Coconut Bars. Two flavors of Sorbet are so much more fun than one. I went with strawberry and lemon. …

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