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Whip Up a Quick Breakfast With Healthy Smoothies


Mornings can be hectic, especially after you’ve hit the snooze for the third time, but that doesn’t mean the most important meal of the day is optional. You can easily toss a few things into a blender, add some ice and pour in a to-go cup to start your day off right as you head out of  the door. Here are a few quick and easy smoothies you can make that are full of nutritious ingredients. Papaya Sunrise Green Smoothie Ingredients 1/4 Caribbean papaya, seeds removed 4... Read More





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Emerald City: Add a Little of 2013’s Color of the Year to Your Space


Pantone, the authority on color for the world of design, has named emerald the hue of 2013. Pantone describes emerald as, “a lively, radiant lush green.”

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Five Simple Tips to Jazz Up Your Salad


Lettuce is for rabbits, salads are for those who are looking to eat healthy and still feel full long after lunch. The great things about salads are there are no rules, they are very portable and can become a complete and balanced meal in one dish. Here are some great ingredients to help build the [...]

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Chili for When It’s Chilly: Six Easy Recipes to Warm You Up

The final stretch of winter is here! The good news is spring is just a few short weeks away. In the meantime, here are six easy chili recipes to warm you up. Black Bean, Corn & Turkey Chili Ingredients: 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 pound ground turkey 1 large onion, chopped (about 1 cup) 2 [...]

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