Peach-Strawberry Smoothie

  I’ve been so into smoothies lately. I want ice cream in the summer all the time, and I have found that a fruit smoothie is a great alternative…and MUCH more healthy. It’s a quick and easy option when the craving for something sweet hits. Peach-Strawberry Smoothie sweetandsimplelifeblog.com – inspired by¬†kraftrecipes.com Ingredients: 1/2 cup frozen […]

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Cinco de Mayo Guacamole

Happy Cinco de Mayo! I like this day because it’s the perfect excuse to eat Mexican food…and one of my favorites is guacamole. ūüôā As soon as the local stores put avocado on their shelves I started testing ways to make my own guacamole, and this recipe is a simple and delicious combination of ingredients. […]

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Chocolate Anyone?

It might sound strange, but I’m not really a cake¬†person. Don’t get me wrong, I like cake and all, but ice cream is my preference. I’d even go so far as to say that I prefer yellow/white cake over chocolate 8 times out of 10. Knowing that, let me tell you, this cake is delicious. […]

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Chocolate Covered Pretzel Bites

  I was walking through my local grocery store and saw these little pretzel bites filled with peanut butter. I didn’t have to think twice. I knew those salty treats were coming home with me. Then I got home and started eating them (immediately) and it hit me. Chocolate. That would make it pure salty […]

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Homemade Mango Salsa

  If you ask anyone that knows me, they’ll tell you that my favorite ‘food group’ is a dip. Any kind of dip.¬†Everything you eat needs some kind of dip. It’s just better that way. Crackers for instance go with cheesy dips. ¬†French fries? A combo of equal parts mayonnaise, mustard, ketchup (don’t judge until […]

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