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Asian Turkey Lettuce Wraps

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Spring is finally here! What a brutal winter that was…for everyone across the country! I can’t remember the last time we had snow so frequently in Vancouver. Glad its over! With the beautiful weather we’ve been having lately, I wanted to make something fresh and light, and tasty, of course. I made this in about […]

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Outrageous Oatmeal Cookies {Healthier Starbucks Copycat}

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Call me crazy, but more often than not, I’ll choose oatmeal cookies over chocolate chip. I almost don’t want to admit that as I’m a chocolate lover. I don’t know what it is about oatmeal cookies, but I just love them. It might be because my mom made oatmeal cookies often, and it reminds me […]

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Spinach Chimichurri

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Plain grilled meat got ya down? Prepare to have your mind blown! Gone are the days of having BBQ sauce as the only sauce for grilled meat. This Spinach Chimichurri is the perfect addition to anything you might be throwing on the grill this summer. Steak, chicken, shrimp, fish and even grilled veggies. The best […]

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Quinoa Pizza Bites

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Pizza in any way, shape or form is welcomed by me, and most kids. Anything that reminds me of pizza makes me very happy. That’s why I love these quinoa pizza bites. I’ve seen some variations on Pinterest and wanted to come up with my own version. I love that these are gluten-free (just be […]

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Pumpkin Brownies

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I’m always looking for new ways to make brownies healthy. I mean, isn’t it the best when you can have chocolate and call it healthy? Brilliant, right?  So now that we’re in the midst of pumpkin mania, I realized I hadn’t yet done a pumpkin brownie. Psst. Before I go on, I should mention there […]

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Sweet n’ Sour Turkey Meatballs

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These Sweet n’ Sour Turkey Meatballs are big on taste, but great on the waistline. Traditional sweet n’ sour meatballs can be very high in fat, and even higher in sugar. Most are ridiculously high in sugar due to the sauce. Its pretty much a flavored sugar syrup. So since I wanted to come up […]

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