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How to Make Almond Milk

I’ve RUINED myself when it comes to nut butters and nut milks. Once you try this simple and easy homemade almond milk, you’ll never be able to go back to the store bought stuff!

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Easy Butternut Squash Pasta

Bless the day that butternut squash came into my life. BLESS IT!  This easy butternut squash pasta recipe AKA squashta (see what I did there) is my go to lunch and dinner once those pre-cut bags of orange goodness hit the shelves at the grocery store! It is so easy and fast, and satisfies my

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Comforting Chicken Noodle Soup

Indeed, it is but the middle of September and still 90 degrees outside, but in my opinion, it’s never to early to get a jump start on all the cozy, feel good food that the cool weather brings! My husband LOVES chicken noodle soup and orders it every time a restaurant has it on their

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My Favorite Book

First of all, I’d like to thank my brother Tim for that awesome photo. He was very proud of it and I want to give credit where credit is due. I’ve always been a reader. I devoured books as a child and teenager, and while I still love to read, I don’t often have hours

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The Best Detox Green Smoothie

I know what you’re thinking…how can “best” and “detox green smoothie” even exist in the same SENTENCE?! I shall tell you how, my little green friends. Green and leafy foods are my favorite food group. Like…I eat spinach by the handful straight out of the bag. If there is a green smoothie or juice on

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By Small and Simple Things

Praise the heavens above! It’s officially spring! I have never been so happy to see the snow melt and watch the little buds on the trees blossom into beautiful flowers and fresh green leaves. At the start of this season full of new life, I’ve been extending my spring cleaning into many different areas of

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A Day in Venice: Italy Travel Guide

It’s here! My guide to a day in dreamy Venice, Italy. I blame “The Thief Lord” for my obsession with Venice. Cornelia Funke was one of my favorite authors as a young girl (remember “Inkheart”?). When I was in high school, my best friend introduced me to the movie and in our boy-crazed teenage years

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