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Experience the Best Holidays Yet with These Healthy Eating Habits!

The holidays are coming, which means I am already thinking about some healthy eating habits. Not necessarily because I plan to pass on the stuffing or skip the chocolate truffles, but because I know that this time of the year there is food everywhere. Seriously. There’s appetizers every which way you turn, and more dessert trays than Shaquille O’Neal could handle. It’s all delicious, and it’s all very tempting. Quite

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Sticky Gingerbread Bundt Cake

Are you in charge of dessert at any point during this holiday season? YOU ARE? Great. I have the PERFECT cake for you to serve. It’s gingery, moist, and everything the overly frosted confections that abound this time of year aren’t. Gingerbread often invokes the ideas of little cookie men with gumdrop buttons, but it is SO MUCH MORE. While this cake contains a fair amount of sugar, it is

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Cranberry Thumbprint Cookies

Say it with me: COOKIES. I love cookies almost (if not more) as much as I love pie and coffee, which if you’ve met me says a lot (because pie and coffee). Cookies are my kryptonite. I can’t have them in the house. I WILL EAT THEM. December is a hard month for me as cookies are a natural accompaniment to the holidays. I mean, I’m pretty sure I could

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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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2 Great Traditional Christmas Treats to Try Out This Holiday Season!

Christmas is one of those holidays that a lot of people either love, hate, or ignore – but one thing is certain across the board: Christmas is an awesome time for food! It’s also a time for presents, which I love to receive, but also to give. In the spirit of the season, I’d like to share a couple of the traditional Christmas treats that I grew up enjoying, and

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