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Homemade Apple Cider Recipe

September marks the start of apple picking season! Whether you take a trip to your local orchard and pick your own, stop at the farmer’s market downtown, or buy fresh produce from your grocer you are guaranteed to get the freshest apples in September. I personally love walking through the farmers market on Saturday mornings […]

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Fresh Avocado Salsa Recipe

My love for cooking started from a young age. I remember forcing myself up at 6:00 am on the weekends while I was in elementary school to cook up a big egg breakfast before anyone had the chance to beat me the kitchen. Somehow my parents let me survive those 7am breakfast calls and along […]

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Key Lime Pie Bites with a Pretzel Crisps® Crust

By Alli Swift When I was in High School, every Wednesday night my four best friends would come over and we would have “pie night.” This consisted of us eating a different kind of pie each week as we watched Americas Next Top Model. It was by far my favorite night of the week. It […]

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After School Snack Bar

By Deb Harroun, Taste and Tell Blog This year, my oldest starts preschool.  She has been looking forward to this day for most of her young life, now, so the days cannot go by fast enough.  I’m excited to see what she learns and the friends that she will make, but like most parent’s, I’m also […]

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Fitness in a Flash!

By Anh Nguyen, Sunny SoCal Marketing Manager With summer in full swing, we often forget or don’t have time to hit the gym or go for a quick run. But just because we can’t devote an hour or 2 to the gym doesn’t mean we need to skip out on something that’ll make us feel […]

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Lean Alternatives To Your Favorite Dishes

By Jasmin Fine of 1FineCookie.com Lean Alternatives to Favorite Dishes With all of the calorie heavy and preservative-filled food options in the grocery store today, it’s tough to eat the things we crave while still staying fit. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to switch up your favorite eats using lighter and/or healthier ingredients. Here […]

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Get Organized For Back To School

By Sarah Harris My toddler recently started a new preschool so this year I was really into the Back-to-School season.  A perfect excuse to get organized and online shop!  Here are some of my thoughts on everything you need to get organized. 1) Labels are amazing!  I am a huge fan of Mabel’s Labels (http://www.mabelslabels.com/) […]

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Super Juice

I don’t know about you, but I struggle during the summer to find motivation some days.  I think it’s the heat.  Or just the idea that it’s summer time and summer is for taking it easy, right? So what do you do when motivation and energy are lacking?  I have found that one of the […]

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Cherry & Blueberry Paletas

It’s summer days like we’ve been seeing in New York City: sunny, balmy and 90 degrees, when I find myself wondering around the city in search of a park and an icy treat.   I usually find myself at Ralph’s Famous Italian Ice.  However, when it comes to summer rooftop parties with friends, I love to […]

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