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Cheat Day Dessert Under 200 Calories: Grilled Peaches with Almond Butter and Mint Berry Compote

November 2, 2014 - 9:45 am in Recipes
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Sweet, nutty, creamy, and topped with a mint berry compote, this peaches-and-creme inspired dessert is just as perfect for a romantic date night as it is for an evening of binge-watching Netflix a la solo. It's light, aromatic, and super easy. If you hate…

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Your 3-Step Guide to the Most Flavorful, Rejuvenating H2O… Ever!

July 28, 2014 - 9:50 am in Healthy Tips, Recipes
Your 3-Step Guide to the Most Flavorful, Rejuvenating H2O… Ever!
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It's no secret that H2O is the healthiest beverage choice, but drinking water can become a monotonous task making those sugary juices, sweetened teas,…

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Chino Latino Chicken Lettuce Wraps

June 17, 2014 - 9:52 am in Recipes
Chino Latino Chicken Lettuce Wraps
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Borrowing a concept from Thai cuisine, these lettuce wraps are full with flavors from Asia and Latin America. It bears resemblance to both picadillo and…

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TGIF: Your Favorite Latin Cocktails: Reinvented (Less Calories, More Flavor!)

March 14, 2014 - 10:31 am in Recipes
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It’s Friday night, and you’re hosting a cocktail party in a few hours. Nothing formal - just good food, cocktails and friends. Now – you could go the classic route: cosmos, maybe a dry martini or vodka soda. Or, you could spice things up a bit, and present…

Cilantro Mint Pesto

Cilantro Mint Pesto

February 12, 2014 - 3:30 pm in Condiments, Recipes
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Cilantro and mint is an herb match made.  These bright, bold flavors can enhance almost any dish, separately or together and are used vastly not only in Latin cuisine but hold herb thrones in Middle Eastern cooking as well.  If you doubt the culinary…