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June 14, 2014

I Heart… Hair Goodies

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I have some seriously thick and long hair.  As much as I love it, having that much hair can be a big pain in the ass a lot of the time.  So here are a few things I love and that help me manage my mop. I think most every girl I know uses dry […]

December 6, 2012

My Happy Place: Spiced Wholewheat Oatmeal Pancakes

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Good morning everyone!  I’m uber happy to tell you all the wonderful Sophie is guest posting for you all today.  You may remember Sophie my co-host for the Unique Sweets Dessert Challenge and from this delicious Peanut Butter Mug Cake.  I’ll be over at My Happy Place today, so be sure to come find out why […]

May 20, 2014

Caramel Pecan Blondies

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hershey’s®. All opinions are 100% mine. This past week has been crazy!  My sister-in-law and her family were in town over the weekend.  Saturday I went wedding dress shopping and found THE dress!!  It’s been go go go for days.  Now all I want […]

May 30, 2014

Kielbasa & Apple Rigatoni

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I love Kielbasa for breakfast, but we rarely eat it for dinner.  But all that is about to change with my Kielbasa & Apple Rigatoni.  Cheesy, creamy, with bright pops of apple to balance the rich sausage.  It’s happiness in a bowl. Now stay with me on this one.  Here’s the logic.  Pork + apples […]

May 1, 2014

Endlessly Inspired 1st Blogiversary Giveaway

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Good morning everyone!  I’m incredibly excited about today’s giveaway.  My darling friend and DIY contributor Jenn from Endlessly Inspired is celebrating her first blogiversary!  Jenn is freaking amazing, a mom and a half, and she has the coolest craft/DIY ideas and she makes yummy food.     To celebrate Jenn today, we’re giving away a […]

June 21, 2012

My Happy Place: Peanut Butter Mug Cake

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Hello everyone! I’m Sophie from My Happy Place… First of all, I’d like to thank Julie for having me today! She’s so awesome and I adore her {and her} blog. Also, we have some good shtuff in store for you this next month! But for now, let me share with you a little bit about me, my blog, and […]

March 14, 2014

Irish Capookie #piday Pie Party

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Happy Pi Day everyone!  Or pie day for all you non-math nerds.  :)  Today is officially the 1 year mark to my wedding.  It’s weird to finally be all like, “it’s one year away.”  Until now I’ve been ahead of the game and all the wedding timelines, and now I’m in them for real.  To […]

February 21, 2014

Pizza Muffins #15MinuteSuppers

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Once upon a time, Mike’s best friend Kyle took us to this little hole in the wall pizza place by his future wife’s house.  The food was delicious, and I was introduced to Pizza Muffins.  They were little rolled cheesy-pepperoni bites of happiness that were just big enough that they had to be torn in […]

January 10, 2014

Blueberry Streusel Muffins

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Today’s post is full of breakfasty happiness.  I shared this post with my friend Carrie from Frugal Foodie Mama for the Old Fashioned Recipe Swap we co-hosted.  I had a great time and the Crock Pot Sweet and Sour Pork Chops Carrie shared here look pretty darn tasty. But these muffins are wonderful, and the […]

January 1, 2014

Best of WLOW 2013 // My Faves

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The last look at 2013 was all about your favorite posts from 2013.  And today is for me.  Because it’s my blog and I’m awesome.  I am.  Look it up.  ;)  Today I’ve got my 15 favorite posts from 2013 for you to get hungry with.  It’s one thing to read all these recipes and […]

August 3, 2013

It’s Bacon Month!

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Happy August everyone! Little did you know this is going to be the best month EVER!! Why? Because we’ve officially dubbed August as Bacon Month!   I’ve teamed up with 9 other bloggers to bring you a month full of bacon happiness in your mouth.  Meet the #BaconMonth team… Becca | It’s Yummilicious Jamie | […]

November 2, 2013

What is a Whole Food?

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So last time I talked about food as being Medicine and this week, I am going to give you more specifics.       What is a whole food?   Whole foods are foods that are in the same form that they are found in nature. They are fresh, unprocessed, simple, and organic. You will see […]

July 23, 2013

GYCO Blackberries: Winner & Features

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I’d love to give you all a bit of fluff and happiness and go on about how much fun I had with GYCO Blackberries {I did!}, but today I’m cutting right to the chase.  All meat and potatoes today kids.   We had 18 totally wicked blackberry recipes shared this month and picking a winner […]

October 1, 2013

The Most Powerful Thing…

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  The most powerful tool you have to transform your health or keep your health is your fork! Use it well and you will thrive. Choose poorly and you will suffer.  This principle starts at a very young age but it can also turn things around mid-stream if you’ve been using your fork in a […]

August 21, 2013

Bacon Fluffernutter Puppy Chow

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Getting mail if definitely one of my favorite things.  Blogging totally helps since there are frequently packages and letters showing up.  Last week we had a happy mail day! We were lucky enough to get a copy of Disney Super Buddies.  It’s an epic tail. Ha ha…get it? Tail.   Since my little super heroes […]

October 7, 2013

Mini Corn Cake Tostadas

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I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client.   You know what makes me happy?  Mexican food.  It’s my 2am “I need something greasy and wonderful, let’s run to Fili’s and get rolled […]

August 6, 2013

Green Chile Shrimp Pasta

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Have you ever walked through a store, seen a product, and had an “I wonder if that’s really any good” moment? I have, frequently.  I was walking through Safeway last month and saw these Kraft Recipe Makers boxes near the meat case.  There were 3 different flavors that all sounded good.  But what were they […]

July 21, 2013

SRC: Peanut Butter Oreo Magic Bars

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Welcome to another month and another round of The Secret Recipe Club!     If I’ve never made it clear before, I love a funny, punny blog title – especially food blogs.  The Cliantropist, The Beeroness, and now Cinnamon Freud.  This month I totally scored and got assigned Karen’s blog.  The name alone made me […]

July 16, 2013

Spiked: Beer & Butter Roasted Shrimp and Potatoes

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How much do you love craft beer?!?  I love it!!  Craft beer is fabulous, and there about a million and five different flavors out there to be discovered and enjoyed.  This is why I’m so stoked this month’s Spiked cooking challenge is all about craft beers.       Julie from This Gal Cooks and […]