Exercise and Explore

For our family, September rolls in like a lion and brings with it a new schedule, school meetings, sports and a bit of chaos.  Sound familiar? Finding physical activities that...

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Don’t Stress! It’s Relaxation Day

Did you know August 15th is National Relaxation Day?  Don’t stress!  In our fast paced, multitasking lives, a reminder to slow down, recharge and smell the roses will help keep...

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Let’s cut the fat

I love a big Holiday buffet and enjoy indulging in the treats of the season. From stuffed mushrooms to a well executed cheese board, it is often stocked with rich,...

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Apples to Inspire

Baked apples bring instant warmth and seasonality to your home. Don’t limit your baking to only Granny Smith.  Matsu, Pink Lady and Honeycrisp varieties are also fantastic in the oven...

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TRICK or TREAT!

At the risk of sounding like a bit of a bore, I want my children to eat healthy.  I also want to eat healthy!  It can be a struggle for children...

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Easy Breezy Summer Cocktail Bite

Entertaining in the summer should feel effortless.  But just because things come together quickly doesn’t mean they can’t taste posh! The sophistication of this cocktail bite comes in it’s simplicity: radish+Olivio+anchovy+sea...

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Everyday with Olivio

There are so many delicious and healthy ways to enjoy Olivio in your kitchen.  We agree that Olivio makes an outstanding spread, but have you ever tried using Olivio as...

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Gardening with the Kiddos

Spring is finally bursting at the seams at our home.  We had a blast planting our favorite vegetable seeds for our garden this year.  We recycled egg cartons and used...

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Mango Tahini Smoothie

Visualize sunny days with this Mango Tahini Smoothie and tackle the last few days of winter by packing your morning with fruits and veggies.  Go ahead, and check 3 servings of ruffage off the...

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Blueberry Avocado Cleansing Smoothie

Feel the glow!  2015 certainly deserves your best face forward and this smoothie is packed with radiance.  Frozen blueberries make-up the foundation, avocado adds a decadent, creamy texture and mint makes this...

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Olive oil for a stronger heart, a longer life.

The Mayo Clinic reports that regular consumption of olive oil, as part of the Mediterranean diet, can help you reduce your risk of heart disease and live an overall healthier...

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