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Baked Earl Grey Donuts with a Double Lemon Glaze

It’s 2017, so of course the first recipe I’m giving you is donuts. THEY’RE BAKED, so they’re healthy … right? If nothing else you can claim you are embracing the act of fika (the Swedish act of having coffee plus little sandwiches or pastries, which: WINNING) wholeheartedly this year. The best part about these donuts (other than the utterly delightful citrus taste) is the IMPACT they make. I mean: don’t

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Blueberry Cookies

ERMAHGERD … summer is over (I go by holidays), and WHUT? Seriosuly, where did the time go? Don’t get me wrong, totally ready for sweaters, boots, snuggly blankets and fire pits, and pumpkin spice flat whites … but, SUMMER. In an effort to hang on to the last days of summer (if it’s going to continue to be hot and humid, I’m going to carry on with all things summer

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Banana Walnut Farro Breakfast Bowl

I have a bit of a love affair going on with farro. It started a few years ago when I was looking for an alternative to quinoa (btw, I feel like I’m the only person in the world who doesn’t actually like the silly little grain … what are your thoughts about it?). Farro and quinoa are, nutritionally speaking, pretty close – except farro offers a smidge more protein per

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Just Breakfast

When I think about breakfast, I hear the words “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day!” At the same time, I conjure up an image of a nice steaming hot cup of coffee…and pretend I can smell the aroma. Then it’s all about sizzling bacon and that sticky maple syrup oozing over a stack of fluffy pancakes. After the pain of imagining all these smells and textures, I

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5 Foods that are Ruining Your Day

You might tell people that you’ve already had breakfast, but do you really mean it? Did you stuff yourself full of vitamin-rich items and energy-creating foods that are already providing you with enough sustenance until lunch? Yeahhh…you may need to re-think your answer. Sure, lots of people don’t feel like eating early in the morning. And we totally get it! But we can’t let you go on any longer refusing

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