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Best Brunch Recipe Ever

This is a very loaded title; I am well-aware. But if you’re looking for the best brunch meal ever, you’re probably reading the right article. My friend and I recently put something together and it was the fastest, easiest and most delicious brunch item I’ve eaten in a very long time. Maybe ever. Everything before this has now been erased. For peanut allergies, please be warned that there are spoilers

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Fresh is Best: Fruits and Vegetables

There is nothing better than fresh fruits and veggies from your garden. Sadly, I still haven’t mastered the gardening techniques needed here in Phoenix. We are in USDA Zone 9. For those of you who are lucky enough to live in a “normal” zone, zone 9 means desert plants thrive here…you won’t see me growing beautiful tomatoes on my patio. It seems no matter how much I water the plants,

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5 Fruits We Didn’t Know Existed

Apples, bananas, and grapes oh my! When it comes to fruit, you’ve tried it all. Or have you? We went digging for some of the craziest fruits available, and we can bet you haven’t had half of the delightful options on this list! Check out these wild fruits that are cultivated all over the world. You may even start using them in your regular cooking! (In which case, feel free

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3 Ways To Use All Those Holiday Leftovers!

Happy New Year! If you’re like me, a big part of the Holidays here in the Silicon Valley had been throwing parties, going to parties, making food, showing off your new Apple watch, and then eating more food. You probably did a fair amount of going to, as well as hosting, these holiday parties, and as such, you’re dealing with a LOT of leftovers! It doesn’t matter if it’s a

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Breakfast needs a well-deserved hug.

It’s no surprise that our early morning meals don’t have quite as many fans as their afternoon counterparts. Unfortunately, that extra ten or fifteen minutes of sleep sometimes seems more enticing than getting in a meal that we don’t feel like eating anyways. However, breakfast has always been a very important meal, initiating your bodily functions and giving you the energy you need to start your day. Instead of dreading

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