Monthly Archives: January 2012

Peanut Butter Pretzel Granola Bars

Granola bars have to be the world’s most portable snack. As someone who works 12-hour shifts at a hospital, some days I barely have time to use the bathroom let alone sit down and eat lunch. Therefore, granola bars are … Continue reading

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Thin Crust Pizza

Pizza is an ongoing debate in our household. My husband prefers a thick, soft crust, while I prefer my pizza to be on the thin and chewy side. Since I already have a favorite thick crust dough recipe, I knew … Continue reading

Posted in Freezer Friendly, Italian, Main Dish, Pizza | 3 Comments

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Balls

With three weeks into the new year, I am happy to say I am still on track with my resolution to eat healthier and lose weight. I’ve been working out more regularly, tracking my calories on a daily basis, and … Continue reading

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Chicken and Biscuits

I can finally saw that winter has officially arrive in western Pennsylvania. After a uncharacteristically warm December, we made up for it this week by getting over two feet of snow, and temperatures that dropped into the single digits. This is … Continue reading

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Cream Cheese Fruit Dip

Be ready for the easiest recipe of your life. All you need is a block of cream cheese, marshmallow fluff, and a spoon, and you’ll have one of my favorite fruit dips…ever. This recipe is my go-to dip recipe whenever I … Continue reading

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How To: Make Healthy Baking Substitutions

Image source: Better Homes and Gardens It’s a new year, which for many people, brings along resolutions to lose weight and eat healthier. While I usually eat pretty healthy, I still make room for sweets in my diet. I can’t afford to … Continue reading

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Shredded BBQ Chicken

There’s nothing I love more than making pulled chicken or pulled pork in the crockpot. It is probably one of the most low-maintence meals that you can make. Toss some ingredients together in the crockpot bowl, add your chicken, and … Continue reading

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