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Chocolate Chip Dessert Cheese Ball Recipe

Easter is right around the corner and this easy chocolate chip dessert cheese ball recipe will even impress Peter Cottontail! A cheese ball that is dessert, you ask? Yes! It’s time to put a spin on the savory appetizer favorite and get in touch with its sweeter side. Notice how I even made the dip… 

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Money Should Not Be a Bad Word in Blogging

  In the last two years, I have come to the realization that money should not be a bad word in blogging. I guess I have moved away from the mindset of my content being written for the only for the art of it and more toward placing some value on its worth. Not all… 

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Snow Day in Vermont

If you are here looking for the third installment to Eat Picks Goes to Vegas, then I will ask you to please come back next Friday for our conference recap. Today our regularly scheduled program has been interrupted with a snow day in Vermont. We have decided to uproot and go further north to spend a long… 

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A Valentine Treat- Nutella Muddy Buddies

  Looking for a perfect Valentine treat for that special someone? Nutella Muddy Buddies are easy, no-bake, and delicious! Now, I know chocolate is usually the go-to choice for most, but the deep love of chocolate and hazelnut combination found in Nutella should not be overlooked. If you have a love for this flavor, then… 

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Eat Picks Goes to Vegas Part 2: Finding Bobby Flay

  So last week we talked about having our first Bloody Mary and shared a few sights from our Eat Picks Goes to Vegas trip. This week we are going to share our series post:  Eat Picks Goes to Vegas Part 2: Finding Bobby Flay. That’s right, you will want to hop a plane to… 

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Eat Picks Goes to Vegas to Feed Mind & Soul

To think one week ago today, at this very minute we were about to land in Las Vegas to begin a food tour that in some instances made us cry (in a good way) and attend the TypeA Vegas Bootcamp and Affiliate Summit West conferences. This is a trip we have been waiting for since the fall and… 

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Quick and Easy Avocado Black Bean Salsa

  Are you still using salsa out of a jar? What if there was a recipe that used only one tomato and the end result was so tasty you could eat it by the spoonful? Well, you are in luck! This quick black bean and avocado salsa is just the dish you are looking for! It’s… 

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Vegan Breakfast Parfaits

When my kids were younger, I will freely admit to passing through the fast food drive-thru on more than one occasion to grab a kid’s meal and toy. I can assure you, it was 100% pure convenience. When our oldest began ordering her “Cheeseburger with NO MEAT,” I should have seen the foreshadowing of our… 

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Lemon Rosemary Roasted Chicken

The mercury has plummeted after a rather warm holiday season, reminding us that yes, indeed it is winter. Menu planning for this week made sure that this house will welcome all with the cozy aromas of slow roasted foods, soups, stews and baked treats. One of my favorite comfort food meals is roasted chicken. It is… 

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