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Simple Snack: Salt & Pepper Pistachios

Welcome to Simple Snacks! This feature is a place for simple snack ideas that are healthy, easy, and satisfying. To visit past snacks, click here. Simple Snack #2 – Salt & Pepper Pistachios I love Trader Joes because they are constantly putting new, creative … Continue reading

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Recipe: Gingerbread Cookies

I know you don’t want a cookie recipe right now. You want green smoothies, salads, and lean chicken recipes. I know, I do too. But…just bear with me. I was off the entire week between Christmas and New Years so … Continue reading

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Product Review: Trader Joe’s 10 Minute Bulgur

Trader Joe’s has just come out with some new post-holiday seasonal products. Among them are a new series of 10 Minute grain products with bags of bulgur, farro, and barley available. I bought the bulgur (reviewed here) and farro (will … Continue reading

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Recipe: Peppermint Bark

Now that Thanksgiving is over, I’m totally getting into winter treat mode. I came up with this on a whim and was super happy with the results. Chocolate and mint is a very close second to my other favorite combination … Continue reading

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Product Review: Trader Joe’s Coconut Oil

Trader Joe’s came out with their Organic Virgin Coconut Oil a while ago and, like so many of their products, it quietly boomed into popularity. Some coconut oils are made with high heat and chemicals but TJ’s is cold pressed … Continue reading

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Product Review: Trader Joe’s Cookie Butter

The internet has been ablaze with cookie butter chatter since it came out a few months ago. (I read up on TJ’s cookie butter and learned that it actually came out around the holidays last year but they couldn’t keep … Continue reading

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Recipe: Pomegranate Limeade Sangria

Sangria feels like cheating to me. It’s so easy, it shouldn’t be this great. But, somehow, it totally is. The effort is minimal and the payoff is huge. And that’s the kind of party drink I can get behind. Domestocrat’s … Continue reading

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