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  • Tropical Orange Sunrise Smoothie with Orange, Pineapple, Mango, Banana and Coconut
  • Arugula Salad with Balsamic Glazed Mushrooms and Shaved Pecorino Cheese
  • Super Simple Magic Chocolate Sauce
A plate piled high with large ribbons of pasta, topped with plump, tender shrimp, all coated in a luscious, garlicky, lemony sauce, on a bed of tender green arugula.

Sometimes, the best things in life are totally unplanned…  From a hodge-podge of ingredients, I present to you this gorgeous plate of perfectly cooked pasta and shrimp coated in a luscious garlic, herb, lemon sauce on a bed of tender greens.  It makes for a wonderfully quick and simple meal that is as delicious as…

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Here are 4 great ways to thaw frozen shrimp. Choose the one that’s most convenient for you. This first method is for those of you who are great at planning ahead. 1) Fridge Method: Leave the shrimp in its package, and place the package in a bowl or dish, (take it from me, it’s NO FUN to clean…

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Fully Loaded Skillet Turkey Tacos Two Ways

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The gentle sounds off waves lapping a sandy beach. The warm, golden rays of a beautiful sunrise beckoning me to get up. This is how I dream waking up on a warm tropical island, might be like.   But this is real life, where there’s a little boy who likes to sneak into my bed…

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Some of the best things in life are also some of the simplest… Like this Arugula Salad with Balsamic Glazed Mushrooms and Shaved Pecorino Cheese. All you need are a few good ingredients to create something that you’ll want to enjoy, over and over again. This is one of my favorite salads to make for…

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It doesn’t get much simpler or more scrumptious than this.  I remember as a kid, one of my favorite things was this magical hardening chocolate sauce that came in a plastic squeeze bottle.  That and a big bowl of ice cream and I was in heaven.  Well, now that I’m all grown up, my love…

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