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Coffee Smoothies for 2

We are drinking decaf coffee these days after cutting out caffeine early this year for health reasons. I still love a hot mug in the mornings, even without the extra pep in the step that caffeine used to give me. Coffee can make a delicious breakfast smoothie as well! Just be sure to freeze your…

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Cinnamon Sugar Roasted Almonds

Happy New Year! I’m starting off the year with a super easy recipe I found on elephantasticvegan.com using just 3 ingredients and the results are fantastic! These almonds are great for a sweet snack or could be used as a green salad topper, a delicious lunch side, or atop your favorite ice cream. Cinnamon is…

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Pesto Hot Toasts Appetizer

I really love this appetizer recipe and they are so easy to put together. The first time I tried it, I was using up some leftover sauce and french bread. I used some leftover basil pesto sauce in place of the fresh basil on french bread slices and it was delicious (below). The sauce discolored…

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April’s Guacamole

This is a guacamole recipe I’ve been using for a few years now. Of course, recipes for guacamole are entirely flexible and I love to make garlicky guacamole with a little verde salsa kick. I’m not crazy about raw onion in guacamole, although I know a lot of people love red onion mixed in. Depending…

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Pumpkin Dog Biscuits

I made some dog treats! These are a lot of fun to make. If only I had a dog-bone shaped cookie cutter! I used a small gingerbread man shape because our dog is small sized, too. He loves pumpkin & it’s good for him because it is full of vitamins and safe for him to…

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