Rice and beans

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Pin It My husband is probably one of the pickiest eaters I’ve met. We’re so different when it comes to eating.  I’m more of an experimental type of person. When we eat out I, most of the time, choose something I haven’t tried before. When I see a new ingredient at the store I buy… 

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

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I love all my friends. I love my friends with different diets. I love when we get together and I have to challenge myself in making a treat that we all can enjoy. My friend Tabitha has a mild gluten intolerance. To top that she’s having a sensibility to the fava bean flour found in… 

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Peppermint Bark Cakes

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I try to stay away from forbidden foods, believe me, I try. But, I have weaknesses. I love rich Christmas desserts. I’m already dreaming on a traditional Romania cinnamon swirl bread, it calls for 6 egg yolks. 6 egg yolks! My cholesterol level is gonna rich the sky. Oh, but it’s so worth it. I’ll… 

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Pumpkin Cookies

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I love  challenging myself to try new things in the kitchen. I started with my first vegan cookies and jumped with joy when they turned out edible. I gained a little more confidence with every vegan recipe I developed in the last couple of months. I even did a woogie boogie dance after my three apple… 

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Granola Pumpkin Bars

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Last month while I was visiting my family back in Romania I got together with some friends from high school. It was such a wonderful night full of laughter, sweet memories and delicious meals. We could not believe there have been more than 10 years since we finished high school and everyone went on different… 

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Ginger Granola Bars

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Sometimes it seems like yesterday I held Tiffany in my arms for the very first time.  Last weekend she had her first play-date. No, I didn’t cry, although I had tears in my eyes.  By baby girl is growing. Soon (I hope not) I’m going to tell you she’s having her first crush.  Since it… 

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Banana Oats Bars

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I usually don’t write about a recipe immediately after I make unless I have a date-line. Sometimes it takes me even a month or more to decide if it’s blog worthy or not. There are times I see a recipe on another blog and run in the kitchen to make it. I’ve seen these bars… 

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Homemade Granola

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There are times when I plan to do something and in the middle of the recipe I change my mind. This granola was supposed to turn into granola bars but while I was waiting for the honey to warm a little hubby walked into the kitchen, saw me mixing the oats with the cranberries and… 

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