Mediterranean Lentil Salad SOS Free

Mediterranean Lentil Salad
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As the weather warms up I start thinking about different kinds of salads to replace some of the soup meals we enjoy during the colder months. Salads don’t have to be all vegetables. Lentils and beans tossed with some raw vegetables make for hearty flavorful salads that easily stand in for your main entree. Sometimes …

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The Moderation Myth

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We have all heard it “everything in moderation is okay.” Weight loss groups tell their participants they can eat anything they desire as long as it’s in moderation. Take a small portion, eat it slowly, savor every bite and all will be fine. I wanted to believe it to be true and I gave it …

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Paderno Spiralizer Kitchen Fun!

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I love kitchen gadgets but since I already own so many I really have to stop and contemplate acquiring anything that is going to take up space in an already full kitchen. The spiralizer was on my mind for months before I finally decided to take the plunge. I am so happy that I did. …

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Favorite Things & Dr Bob’s Giveaway Winner!

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I was up before the crack of dawn this morning anxious to use Random.org to see who the winner of the giveaway would be. Thank you to everyone who left comments, shared the post on facebook, liked the facebook pages, followed on Instagram and helped get the word out about Dr. Bob’s Ultimate Baking Mix. …

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Dr. Bob’s Ultimate Baking Mix Give-A-Way!

Dr Bob's Ultimate Baking Mix
Nutmeg Notebook

This is one of the most exciting give-a-ways I have ever had. A perfect way to celebrate my 5th year of blogging! In addition to a give-a-way there is also a discount code for everyone. If you follow me on facebook or Instagram you have seen the delicious sweet and savory treats I have been …

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