Pumpkin Chocolate Swirl Muffins

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Soft, spiced pumpkin and cocoa combine in this pumpkin chocolate swirl muffin recipe. Serve spread with nocciolata (chocolate hazelnut spread) for a real treat during Fair Trade Month. The air is crisp, the kind of crisp you feel chill your lungs when you inhale in the early morning hours. Our windows, which had been open all summer in an … more

Avocado Caprese Salad: The Reset Button

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Don't miss this summer recipe for an updated take on the traditional caprese salad with ripe avocado, shallots, and a hint of lemon to play nicely with the fresh basil, summer tomatoes, and fresh mozzarella. I am in need of a reset button. A small black button, no cautionary signs or flashing lights warning you of the consequences should you … more

Pimento Cheese Pinwheels: Keep School Lunch Cold with PackIt

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A recipe for a flavorful pimento cheese spread, as well as an easy school lunch of pimento cheese and ham pinwheels for the back-to-school season. Keep it cool until lunchtime with PackIt Insulated Lunch Bags and enter to win $100 in our giveaway below. I tucked him in tight, zipping his sleeping bag around him, only his mop of sandy hair … more

Blueberry Oat Granola Bites: Back-to-School with Mighty Nest

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A recipe for blueberry inspired chewy granola bites full of pumpkin and sunflower seeds, coconut, chia, hemp, and plenty of oats. They make a wonderful lunch box treat for back-to-school. Plus a special MightyFix Lunchskins offer from MightyNest. School for us doesn't start until September. We're on a "post Labor Day First Day of School" … more

Marzipan Raspberry Swirl Gelato: A Taste of Italy

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Get the recipe for this creamy marzipan gelato with a fresh raspberry sauce swirl. The almond and raspberry complement the rich, frozen dessert and take you straight to the streets of Italy. I'm sitting here with a fan blowing hot, humid air on me. It is slightly better than the alternative – still air that hangs heavy and thick around me like a … more

Rhubarb Coffee Cake

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A quick and easy recipe for rhubarb coffee cake, great for everyday entertaining or just because. Today is the first day of summer break for my children. Our alarm went off at 6:15 a.m. I rolled over onto my husband's pillow as he begrudgingly exited the bed. This is, in fact, my favorite part of the day: occupying the empty hole he has … more

Coconut Crepes {Gluten Free & Dairy Free}

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A quick and easy recipe for gluten-free, dairy-free coconut crêpes made with coconut flour and coconut milk for World Fair Trade Day and Mother's Day. My oldest child is taller than me. For the past few years we appear to be sisters when we're out in public. At the dentist an older gentleman told me it was nice of me to bring all my younger … more