Monthly Archive: August 2012

Stuffed Banana Boats

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It’s not the prettiest dish but no one will mind because the flavor is amazing! The banana gets all gooey with the melted chocolate and the crunch from the nuts are a nice contrast to the warm soft banana. It’s perfect as is but, if you want to take this to the next level you …

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Stuffed Banana Boat – Grill It, Bake It or Microwave It

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If you were a girl scout you may have made this at a camp out when you were a young girl. Not being a girl scout I missed out on this wonderful, easy dessert until I stumbled across the idea on the Internet a couple of years ago. It’s the perfect ending to a BBQ …

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A Snappy New Cracker Find / A Delicious Frozen Meal / Teriyaki Sauce

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Since I purchased my second bag of these amazing little snack crackers it’s only right that I share one of my latest food finds with you all. It’s another one of those amazing Trader Joe’s products, so my apologies to those of you who don’t have a TJ’s nearby. If you ever have the chance to …

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Lisa’s Whole Wheat CousCous Salad

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Add some cooked chicken or shrimp and a little feta cheese and you have a complete meal. Delicious! It’s a tabbouleh type salad and you can do all kinds of versions depending on your taste and what veggies you have. Add some olive oil, cilantro or mint, garlic or a little cumin if you wish. …

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Whole Wheat CousCous Salad & More Healthy Lunch Box Ideas

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Have you ever noticed that when someone else cooks for you the food tastes even better? Since I am the main cook around here it’s pure delight when someone cooks for me. While my mom was in town for the wedding she made one of our favorite from scratch meals – her homemade Runzas.  Don’t …

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