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Salsa Recipes to Kick off Summer!

There are a handful of foods that, when placed in front of me, can cause all semblance of self control to fly right out the window. Chips & salsa fall solidly into that category, so of course, they make an appearance at nearly every party and summer gathering we host. It’s such an easy dish […]

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Happy Pi Day

National Pi Day:: Let Them Eat Pie!

I know what you’re thinking. “Have an original idea, Audra.” But seriously, what better day is there than National Pi Day to eat pie??? (Other than National Pie Day, of course.) I could eat it all day–strawberry pie, apple pie, chicken pot pie, sweet potato pie, Shepherd’s pie, Chess pie, peanut butter pie, Derby pie… […]

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Happy Nutrition Month

Happy Nutrition Month!

Making Time for Nutrition March is National Nutrition Month! Focusing on your own health can be straightforward, but when you add kids, jobs, activities, and other stress nutrition is often the first thing to go. National Nutrition Month® is an annual nutrition education and information campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign, [...]
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A Perfect New Year’s Day Breakfast

When I think of New Year’s morning, I immediately think of slipping out of my bed, ever so quietly, in the wee hours before the sun rises, being careful as to not wake my husband and children. This, so I can slave away in the kitchen for hours, and dirty nearly every dish I own, […]

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Unusual Christmas Traditions

Part of what makes Christmas so special are the traditions we uphold. From Christmas Eve pajamas, putting up the tree Thanksgiving night, setting cookies and carrots out for Santa and his reindeer, we all love to participate in the activities that inspire joy, laughter, and memorable moments of just being together with those we love. […]

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