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OATrageous Oatmeals

OATrageous Oatmeals

January is Oatmeal Month. Earlier in the month we featured some of our favorite oatmeal breakfast recipes to help you think outside the box of just having a bowl of oatmeal for breakfast.  Today, we are bringing you a great cookbook, OATrageous Oatmeals. It’s time to change the way you look at oatmeal. Gone are(…)

Minestrone Soup (Psssstttt It’s National Soup Month) #recipe

Minestrone Soup (Psssstttt It’s National Soup Month) #recipe

Many food historians believe that soup was one of the first cooked meals.  Soup comes from the word “sop” which was a broth poured over top of bread.  Soup is a fantastic comfort food and helps us recover from illness quicker. One of our family favorites is Minestrone, and the following recipe is super easy!(…)

Transition Into a Healthy Lifestyle

Transition Into a Healthy Lifestyle

The holiday season is approaching. Time to get together with family, put gifts under the tree and attend countless holiday parties. Along with the exciting time of year comes sweets and unhealthy choices at our fingertips, making it easy to get off track. Step into a healthy lifestyle and gift yourself with a Portion Perfect Weight-Loss(…)

Oatmeal Month:  Recipe Roundup

Oatmeal Month: Recipe Roundup

It’s National Oatmeal Month There are so many great uses for oatmeal other than just as a breakfast cereal. There are vaiations of oatmeal cookies, oat grain breads, muffins, etc.  Oatmeal month is your opportunity to break out of the mold and try oatmeal a new way for breakfast or try a new dessert using(…)

Celebrate National Spaghetti Day

Celebrate National Spaghetti Day

I don’t know about your kids, but mine love SPAGHETTI!  At 16, my daughter “carbs up” before her major sporting events and frequently requests spaghetti, sauce and bread for dinner. When I am not in the mood to cook, one of our favorite places to go out and eat at is the Spaghetti Warehouse.  In(…)