Rehydrating with Bodyarmor

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I’m not sure if I have ever told you, but my son plays soccer and the season just started. If you are a sports kids mom, you know that no matter how hard you try to pack everything you need for trainings and games, you will never be able to cover 100% of what you […]

Healthy Edamame Hummus

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of AllWhites Egg Whites for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Today I am going to share a wonderful recipe with you guys! This Edamame Hummus recipe is actually good for you and made with only the best ingredients! One of the ingredients is AllWhites® […]

Free My Penguin Bowling from Kiwi Crate

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I Love this Deal and can’t wait for mine to arrive! Try Kiwi Crate for FREE Enjoy a free sample-size project from one of our most popular crates! Only $3.95 shipping. Everything you need for a game of penguin bowling. Learn about all the animals in the arctic in our explore! magazine filled with bonus […]

Bark Box Savings

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  BarkBox is a monthly box of 4-6 full sized healthy treats and innovative toys for your pup, delivered right to your doggie door! All treats are sourced from the USA and Canada, and toys are sourced from American vendors– rest assured, everything included in each box is high quality and safe and tested by […]

New Green Juice – Farmstand Tropical Greens

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tropicana Farmstand. All opinions are 100% mine. Ladies and Gentleman – There is a new green juice in the isle of you local supermarket! Tropicana Farmstand Tropical Green. And of course, as soon as I saw the new products, I had to get it […]

FREE Bag of Coffee at Amora Coffee

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Head on over to Amora Coffee where you can grab a free bag of coffee in the flavor of your choice! Not only do they give you your first bag for free, but if you like them and decide to order another time with them, they give you the canister and scoop for free as […]

Natural Diapers & Baby Products – Free Trial

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Start your FREE Trial and only pay shipping! Diapers with a natural, comfy fit, and soft, durable wipes that are gentle on your baby’s delicate skin. Guaranteed toxin- and carcinogen-free, and delivered straight to your door! All of EverydayHappy’s products are naturally sourced and eco-friendly. Each kit contains products to keep your family environment clean, […]

FREE Pampers Rewards Points

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Join Pampers Rewards program and receive 100 free points toward your purchase of Pampers goods!! 25 FREE extra Pampers Reward Points! Use the promotional code  FB87CNEQ45KKK14  to score another 25 Free points. Hurry and redeem these points before the code expires.

Ground Turkey and Egg Casserole

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Normally, in my house, we have cereal or oatmeal for breakfast. A couple days ago my husband asked me if I could make a “manly” dish for breakfast on the weekend. And since his wish is my desire (haha), I was getting some of his favorite ingredients together to make this simple 4 ingredient Ground […]

Quest Bar Protein Bar Giveaway

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If you have been with me for a while you know that while I enjoy all the decadence posted on this blog, I am also trying to live a well balanced and healthy lifestyle. Quest Bars are a perfect diet-friendly snack that satisfy your sweet tooth any time of the day! I love my quest […]

Honey Bunches of Oats Breakfast Biscuits

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This is a sponsored post. However, all opinions are 100% mine! I am so excited – Actually my entire family is very excited about the new Honey Bunches of Oats Breakfast Biscuits! In my family we start every morning with a bowl of cereal. It has been like that for years and we don’t plan on […]

5 Reasons to get a Workout Partner

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Soffe. All opinions are 100% mine. Today I want to talk a little about finding yourself a workout buddy. Going to the gym by yourself can be very intimidating. You often get the feeling that everyone in there is a pro and looks at […]

Chocolate Coconut Oatmeal

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Ladies and Gentleman – I have a confession to make! I am helplessly addicted to OATMEAL If you go through my breakfast category you will see quite a few of my oatmeal creations. There is just so much you can do with this little miracle food. I’m sure oatmeal is what they serve in heaven […]

FREE Samples and Coupons from Pillsbury

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This post may contain affiliate links, read my full disclosure HERE FREE Samples, Recipes and Coupons from Pillsbury! If you sign up for the Pillsbury Newsletter you will be eligible to receive free samples, as well as free recipes and coupons. Each month they will be offering FREE Samples to the first 10,000 people, ONLY! So […]

FREE New Magazine with Silicone Cupcake Baking Cups

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Premiere Issue of Baked & Delicious Magazine filled with traditional, modern, and classic international recipes, gorgeously illustrated with helpful, step-by-step tips from expert bakers. Plus a Free set of 6 Silicone Cupcake Baking Cups. Pay just $1 shipping & handling

Free Aloha Superfoods Chocolate

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Chocolate that is good for you – It does exist!!! The serving size is half a bar for under 200 calories, but filled with nutrients. My new favorite sweet craving. Aloha Superfoods Chocolate is vegan and full of organic deliciousness like: Fair Trade Organic Cacao Nibs, Organic Coconut Sugar and Organic Raw Cacao Butter! And […]

Free Clean Eating Magazine

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Enjoy a 1 year digital subscription. No strings attached. You’ll never receive a bill! The offer is still valid until March 12th 2015. Clean eating is about consuming food in its most natural state, or as close to it as possible. It’s a lifestyle approach to food and its preparation, leading to an improved life. […]

Healthy Gluten Free Snacks

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What I am telling you now might be a little mind blowing for some of you – It definitely was for me! Walmart has a large selection of gluten free foods to absolutely affordable prices! Seriously, who knew?! Let me just show you a few of the products I found at my local Walmart: Quaker […]

Slow Cooker Recipes for Beginners – Ebook

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Slow Cooker Recipes for Beginners are great for people who like creative and modern food, similar to what would be served in a good restaurant. The slow cooker is an amazingly versatile appliance that allows for easy creativity in our kitchen. In addition to classics such as spicy beef stew and chicken piccata you’ll learn how to use the freshest spices and […]

Free Julep Box for St. Patricks Day

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Don’t miss out on this crazy good deal from Julep Maven! Until March 9th you can get a free julep box. I got my free box already and love what’s inside The St. Patrick’s Day Welcome Box is FREE for new subscribers and it includes three “pinch proof” nail colors, a fan favorite beauty product […]

Eggless Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Cake

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Oh I haven’t posted a cake in a long while. Trust me, I had more than enough cakes in the meantime, just not enough time to post about them This Eggless Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Cake is one that I have made several times within the last year, simply because it’s so simple, so moist […]

I #stayfree now with Yoga

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As most of you know, I work out a lot. However, most of workout consist mainly of cardio. While that makes me feel amazing, it’s not calming my mind. That’s why I always wanted to try Yoga. Last week I told you about the offer from #stayfree to get a free month of Yoga on […]

Citrus Lane – 40% Off Your First Box

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“Citrus Lane creates surprise packages for kids and their parents. We send an assortment of the best products–recommended by real moms and dads–right to your door each month. A Citrus Lane customer receives a beautiful box each month that is tailored to the age and stage of the child. The packages start with newborns, and […]

Skinny Gut – Review

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This post brought to you by Renew Life Formulas. The content and opinions expressed below are that of HungryLittleGirl. It’s that time of the year again Ladies! The time to change our cookie eating lifestyle and get ready for summer, Bikinis and the Beach! We could go on a crash diet right before vacation and […]

Bee Pollen Oatmeal

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I haven’t posted a oatmeal dish in way too long! Oatmeal is probably my all-time favorite. I can eat it anytime of the day (for lunch, breakfast or dinner) and can’t go a day without. This Bee Pollen Oatmeal has everything in it your body needs to start functioning in the morning, or to give […]

V8 Protein Bars and Shakes

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This post brought to you by V8 Protein. The content and opinions expressed below are that of HungryLittleGirl. Do you know what I love about being a blogger?! Trying and reviewing the newest products! Well, it’s only fun if the product is good. I don’t want to spoil my review, but reviewing these V8 Protein […]

Try YOGA now – 30 Free Days #stayfree

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I always wanted to try out Yoga Classes. I haven’t done it until NOW! Why?! Because I never felt like I would be able to all those wild poses in a class where I might be the only newly and will make myself look like a joke doing a class with already advance people. Lucky […]

Ground Turkey Stuffed Corn Chowder

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Brrr … It’s still so cold! I am more than ready for Summer to come. Well, at least Spring Until then I just keep making dishes like this Stuffed Corn Chowder. Depending on what ingredients you use, this can be a fairly healthy dish. I love the creaminess of this chowder. Creamy without feeling heavy! […]

Sweet’N Low® Cocktail Recipes For the Holidays

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Keep away from those pesky, extra, holiday calories while still indulging in the season’s most festive cocktails! ‘Tis the season to indulge in holiday food and festive cocktails! But, it’s certainly not the season for weight gain. During the holidays, people want to have fun with friends and family and sip on a tasty cocktail […]

Bananas for Life

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chiquita Banana for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Chiquita is on a mission to empower you to get healthy – get creative while doing so! This mission inspired their #ChiquitaCookingLab, a recipe contest featuring different ingredients combinations and of course, bananas. A new […]

Peanut Butter – My favorite Breakfast Food

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This post brought to you by National Peanut Board. All opinions are 100% mine. Did you know that September is Better Breakfast Month and studies have shown that people who enjoy a higher protein breakfast (35 grams) felt fuller, had fewer cravings and ate fewer high-calorie snacks at night compared to eating a lower protein cereal or […]

Tastefully Crafted – For the healthy You

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This post brought to you by Green Mountain Gringo all-natural chips and salsa. The content and opinions expressed below are that of HungryLittleGirl. Green Mountain Gringo is holding the #TastefullyCrafted contest! Submit a photo of what Tastedfully Crafted means to you by either uploading it to the Green Mountain Gringo Facebook wall or posting it […]

Graze Box – a delicious subscription

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Graze.com. All opinions are 100% mine. Let me start by saying this: I am normally not a huge fan of subscription boxes. I somehow feel that the content is never really worth the money, until … Yes, until I found the Graze Box!! I […]

Great Nutrition made Easy

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This post brought to you by Post Great Grains Cereal. All opinions are 100% mine. I love myself – the way I am, the way I behave, the way I live! Has it always been like that?! Oh no! All my confidence in myself didn’t come over night. It was hard work, but was so […]

Shark Week the Delicious Way

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This post brought to you by Cold Stone Creamery. All opinions are 100% mine. Did you know that Discovery Channel™ Shark Week begins on August 10th at 9/8c? Cold Stone and Discovery™ have come together again to bring all of their fans another exciting summertime promotion for Shark Week!  That’s kind of perfect for a Cold Stone Lover like me! […]

Sweet and Easy Cookies to Bake Tonight

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I’m always on the lookout for new combinations that are both delectable and easy-to-make. That’s probably why these ooey-gooey cookies look so good. What are they you ask? They’re the NEW Pillsbury™ Melts. Just look at them… Pillsbury Melts™ Cookies are one of my most recent (and spectacular) discoveries I found at my local store […]

Last Minute Bikini Season Helper

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This post brought to you by Kaeng Raeng. All opinions are 100% mine. You know by now that I believe in healthy eating with occationally indulging And normally I try to stay far away from all that hype about diets here, weightloss programs there … This time it’s different! This time I found something I […]

Tasty Bite – Good Things out of the Microwave

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tasty Bite for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. As you know, I am not a fan of packaged foods! Obviously, or I wouldn’t have a food blog 😉 But even a food blogger sometimes runs out of time and gets lazy every once […]

Tomato Avocado Balsamic Toast

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Lunch time is one of my most hated times! There just isn’t enough time for cooking if you work full time like me, or on my days off I am simply too lazy! I also have a hard time eating something warm now that it is Summer and the temperatures are high up. So this […]

Pure Life – Better Living

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This post brought to you by Walmart. All opinions are 100% mine. Nestlé® Pure Life® has created the Drink Better. Live Better.™ Rewards program to help moms make drinking water more fun for the family. By purchasing specially-marked packages of Nestlé® Pure Life® water at Walmart, you can participate in The Nestlé® Pure Life® Drink […]

Are you ready for a Summer Party!?

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bahama Breeze for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever been to Bahama Breeze? I have just recently been for the first time and fell in love! It’s my new go-to location to meet with my friends on weekend nights! This summer […]

Ten unusual uses for Bananas

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I love me some bananas! Actually there isn’t a day when I don’t have at least one banana. Tastes great, is cheap and convinient because it comes in it’s own packaging! You can also use it in a huge variety of recipes. Here are a couple for you: Low Fat Banana Chocolate Chip Bread Banana […]

ALO on the Rocks

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of ALO Drink. All opinions are 100% mine. There isn’t really much you will need for this wonderfully refreshing Summer drink I am going to show you now! ALO Drinks are made with fantastic ingredients, so you really don’t need to add anything if you […]

Turkey Pasta Florentine Bake

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This post brought to you by KRAFT Natural Shredded Cheese and Safeway. All opinions are 100% mine. Since I started working full time again, I barely have time to cook dinner after I come home. Ok maybe I do have enough time, but I am simply too exhausted to get all fancy in the kitchen. […]

Cheesy Breakfast Pizza – Introducing the new KRAFT Stand-Up Pouch

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This post brought to you by KRAFT Natural Shredded Cheese and Safeway. All opinions are 100% mine. As you know by now, I am a cheese-loving kinda girl My motto: There can’t ever be too much cheese on anything! I recently walked into the Safeway Just For You right next to my house and saw this […]

Summer Time the Skinny Way

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Yes, I am a sugar addict and Sweet’N Low® feeds my love for sweet indulgences without gaining the weight! With summer right around the corner, I want to look great in my bikini, but also don’t want to miss out on the sweet iced teas that I love so much.   Sweet’N Low zero calorie sweetener is […]

GNC – My favorite Health Store

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This post brought to you by GNC. All opinions are 100% mine. I make it short and easy – I love GNC! History and Mission of GNC: GNC started as the “General Nutrition Center” nearly 80 years ago in Pittsburgh as a place to go to live well and perform at your best. This holds […]

8 Foods that make you HAPPY!

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Being in a bad mood, but you don’t know why?! You might be missing antioxidants that stimulate your serotonin! Simply eat these foods regularly and see how bad mood and mood swing disappear! Coconut Coconuts do contain medium-chain triglycerides, which are special fats that promote better moods and general brain-health. To only get the health […]

Strawberry Mustard Jam

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Welcome to the third Crazy Ingredient Challenge! Each month several wonderful bloggers and me have to come up with a dish that combines two ingredients you would normally not put together This months challenge was: Strawberry & Mustard! Usually I am trying to turn every challenge into a dessert, but this time … this time […]

Slow Cooker Meatball Stew

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As many of you might know by now, I started a full time job. My shift goes from 10:30 to 07:00pm. So as you can imagine, there is barely any time for me to cook besides on my days off. That’s why my wonderful husband took over in the kitchen and cooks whatever recipe I […]

P.F. Chang’s new Winter Seasonal Menu

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of P.F. Chang’s. All opinions are 100% mine. I am so excited! P.F. Chang’s has new items on their menu! I love going there since I moved to the US. Even tho the closest one to my house is 30 miles away, it’s just so […]

Healthy Vanilla Mug Cake – Basic Recipe

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Another Mug Cake Creation I am absolutely in love with! If you were looking for a mug cake recipe that is healthy, easy to make and super customizable, all I can say is: congratulations, you have found it This Healthy Vanilla Mug Cake is the perfect basic mug cake recipe! Super fluffy and moist in […]

Healthy Carrot Coconut Mug Cake (for one)

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If it fits your macros … that’s all I can say. As some of you know, I practice Clean Eating for quite a while now and I love it! In my opinion it’s the only real way to eat, diet and nourish your body. Clean Eating simply means that you cut out all those processed […]

Chocolate Coconut Coffee Cake

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It’s been a while since I posted a cake – So sorry for that, I promise I will spend more time baking in the new year! But I started a new job – full time – and it took me some time now to get a routine in combining blogging, full time job and having […]

White Chocolate Garlic Truffel

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Welcome to the third Crazy Ingredient Challenge! Each month several wonderful bloggers and me have to come up with a dish that combines two ingredients you would normally not put together This months challenge was: White Chocolate & Garlic! As always I just had to go with a dessert. Yes, I do believe, if you […]

Overnight Oats in empty Peanut Butter Jar

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 Do you know that – You have an empty peanut butter jar, but there is still some left on the sides and the bottom that you can’t get out and if you so it’s not enough to make a bread with it?! Well, before you throw it away make breakfast with it! These Overnight Oats […]

Skinny Crockpot Chicken Pot Pie

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Crockpot meals are great – they are quick to prepare, most of the time cheap and the meat is usually cooked to perfection. This Skinny Crockpot Chicken Pot Pie is one of those dishes – and in addition also healthy! Low Fat, life is great The taste is comforting and definitely for the whole family. […]

Tomato Barley Casserole

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Normally I only use barley for breakfast instead of oatmeal (let me tell you, it’s fantastic)! Since I love it so much – once for the health factor, but also because it is so cheap – I am trying more and more to add it to my dinner dishes. This Tomato Barley Casserole is one […]

Bolthouse Farms Juices

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bolthouse Farms. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever heard of Bolthouse Farms Juices?! Well, me neither, so i was super excited to try them out when I got asked to do so. I have to be honest with you and say that […]

Gluten Free Cranberry Pie

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This is a sponsored post written by me on the behalf of Bob’s Red Mill, however all opinions are 100% my own Gluten free is a big topic these days. Intolerance to gluten is in my eyes one of the worst food intolerances you can have, since pretty much everything nowadays contains gluten! Luckily for […]

Almond Cranberry Jelly Cake – Be Carton Smart with Tetra Pak

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Carton Smart. All opinions are 100% mine. Yes, it is happening … It is holiday season once again To me, this is the best season of the year! The food, the decorations, the spirit … This is also be the time when we have […]

Classic Green Bean Casserole

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This post brought to you by Sam’s Club. All opinions are 100% mine. The holiday season 2013 has officially begun. Can you feel the spirit everywhere?! I definitely can! Only a few more weeks until Thanksgiving. I can’t wait! Thanksgiving is one of the few times a year all the family comes together, I simply […]

Pear Coconut Squares

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I was planning on saying way more about these delicious Coconut Pear Squares, but I have to rush to work. I just can’t wait sharing them with you any longer So let’s make it short: For about 3 weeks I am in love with these bars now! They are so super easy to make, it’s […]

Jacks Munchie Meal

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jack in the Box. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever craved a late night snack, well more like a late night meal?! I did and still do very often! I’m originally from Germany, and let me tell you, it’s not that easy […]

Fotor – The new Photo Editing Software in town

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Ladies and Gentlemen, there is a new FREE photo editing software available! I recently came across Fotor and thought I’d give it a shot. I have to edit lots of pictures every day for my blog (and also for my private life), so I was very curious to see what I can do with my […]

Extreme Cinnamon Blondies

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I don’t know about you but for me Fall and Winter mean Cinnamon! I am in love with cinnamon throughout the whole year, but these two seasons I can let the cinnamon beast in me come out Cinnamon gives everything (sweet or savory) a wonderful flavor, it fits to everything and it’s also super healthy! […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #50

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week I was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Dishes of the Week: Arroz […]

#ad Spicy and Cheese Chicken Nuggets

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I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. All opinions are honest and are my own. Who doesn’t love chicken nuggets, right?! I was lucky enough to get to try the new Cheesy […]

Orange Coconut Bars

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 Alrighty, here is another recipe of my ___ Coconut Bars. I had made these Luscious Lemon Coconut Bars and these Fresh Strawberry Coconut Bars already. They all, including these Fresh Orange Coconut Bars, use the same basic recipe, just the fruit gets changed. So you see, this is definitely a keeper recipe that you can […]

Total Nutrition

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I love getting things to review, especially when it’s something healthy! This time I got Total Nutrition! First let’s look at the facts: Total Nurtirion is rich in antioxidants, amino acids, enzymes, nutirents, vitamins, and phytonutrient – all of which are required to take your body from “surviving” to “vibrant”.  Simply stated, with Total Nutrition, […]

One Small Change Update

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I was compensated by Puritan’s Pride for this post. All opinions expressed here are my own. A while ago I told you that I took the challenge to do one small change in my life. The change I picked was exercising more on a regular basis. I put together some workout I can do at […]

Healthy Banana Split

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People keep asking me how I stay that skinny while eating all the food I post here. Well, it’s easy … Balance is the key! I never start my day with sugar loaded cereal or fatty things, I always have oatmeal! I never have a heavy lunch, either I have another oatmeal or a protein […]

Free eBook Deals of 10/23/2013

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Today’s Free and Reduced eBook deals in the Foodie World You DON’T need a kindle to read them! Remember that these deals are timely limited, so depending on what day you look a this page, the deals might be over. But don’t worry, I am posting new deals daily! Home Baked Holiday Gifts (reg. $1.99 […]

8 fantastic Halloween Party Recipes

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With Halloween so so close now, you might still need some ideas for your party Well, I have some great ones for you. Some from me, some from my blogging friends … Either way, I am sure you will find something you like! We have everything from healthy over simply, to super creative … Now […]

Heartwarming Chickadilla Soup

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Today’s post is a special post! My good friend Dawn from Spatulas On Parade and I stuck our heads together and came up with a new idea. I personally get so many questions about leaving ingredients out of recipes and complaints like “Oh why do you use this and that ingredient, I don’t like it”! […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #49

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week I was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week By the Way … I have a Group Pinterest Board called […]

Sweet Broccoli Cake with Pumpkin Frosting

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Welcome to the third Crazy Ingredient Challenge! Each month several wonderful bloggers and me have to come up with a dish that combines two ingredients you would normally not put together This months challenge was: Broccoli & Pumpkin Puree! As you can see, I like real challenges. And as always I just had to turn […]

IncentaHealth Employee Wellness Programs

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Obesity has become a epidemic in our country, with over two-thirds of American adults currently overweight, and one-third being obese. This disorder is linked with a number of debilitating and destructive diseases, from cancer to diabetes. All of these diseases contribute to the rising state of healthcare costs for the nation. Many believe that these […]

NEW KIND Nuts & Spices Flavors

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You all have probably seen KIND Bars at the store already. I personally love them, so when I heard that there were two new flavors on the market I got totally excited! The new flavors are: Maple Glazed Pecan & Sea Salt A sweet and salty combination of pecans, almonds and peanuts covered in maple […]

Mark-My-Time Digital Bookmark

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These days everything turns into digital. I am definitely not a fan of all those things! One thing I don’t like are ebooks. For me a book need to be a legit book, not on a screen. I’m sure many of you understand what I mean. But then there are old things turned into digital […]

Spooky Spaghetti Stuffed Bell Peppers

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Ladies and Gentleman … Here is dish three of my Easy to make Halloween ideas! Together with my wonderful friend Dawn from Spatulas On Parade I have posted an idea for your Halloween party now weekly. This week we wanted to show some dinner ideas. Since I am not blessed with the Art gene, I […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #48

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week I totally forgot the party, so sorry, but the week before was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● […]

German Poppy Seed Streusel Cake

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Another German dish?! Yup, what can I say, I am in love with my countries cuisine This time I asked my friend Dawn from Spatulas On Parade to show me a typical American cake and in exchange I show her a typical German one. I decided to go with one of our most loved coffee […]

20 Amazing Pumpkin Recipes

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It’s this time of the year … The time when I use pumpkin for everything I can. Fall is here so let’s celebrate it with pumpkin deliciousness! I have put together a couple of my favorite pumpkin recipes from me and other bloggers. You won’t be disappointed in any of these recipes if you try […]

Oreo Pumpkin Butter Cheesecake

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As you know by know I am part of a monthly dessert challenge and for November the ingredients we had to bake with were Pumpkin and Cream Cheese. I mean seriously, I instantly thought about making a cheesecake! Cheesecake is one of my favorite things to bake, there are just so many varieties you can […]

One Small Change to a Healthy Life

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When I started a food blog, I learned lots about nutrition, healthy options and how unhealthy lots of our daily things are. Actually realizing how much sugar and salt I really eat was shocking! I started having closer looks at the packaging and nutrition labels, as well as I was trying to cut processed foods […]

Healthy Skeleton Brownies – Halloween

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Today I am posting my second Halloween dish ever. Last year I kind of skipped the whole Halloween theme. It was my first Halloween in the US and it’s just completely different than in Germany. But this year I try to find my way into it. Because I am not really an artist in the […]

Best Lentil Stew Ever

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This week my wonderful friend Dawn from Spatulas On Parade and I decided to do something with Lentils! While I went for a classic (and by the way the best ever) Lentil Stew, she made a fantastically delicious Lentil Salad (you can see it at the end of this post There is a little story […]

Crockpot Barley Beef Stew

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I don’t know about you, but some dishes just scream Family Time! There are some things from my childhood, I remember my grandpa making weekly and the whole family gathered together to eat! One of these things is beef stew. This Crockpot Barley Beef Stew tastes exactly like my grandpa used to make him. The […]

Edible Dirt Cookie Graveyard

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It’s this time of the month again … Time for the Cookie Challenge! As you know my wonderful friend Cynthia from FeedingBig host a monthly get together for bloggers. We all bake cookies to a specific theme. This months theme was: Halloween! Being a little pooper when it comes to Halloween (because I am scared […]

Spicy Nacho Halloween Cheese Ball

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It’s that time of the year again. Spooky and scary things everywhere. Yep, I am so not into Halloween, I don’t like scary. But I do like the cooking and baking craziness that comes with it You can go absolutely wild in color and combos and no one cares! So over the next couple weeks […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #47

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Dishes of the Week: Honey Beer […]

Microwave Berry French Toast “Casserole”

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I am not a big fan of overnight dishes. Yes, I do make them from time to time, but not too often, because with a dog and a husband in the Army I never know how my mornings are going to be. So for me doing a overnight French Toast casserole is close to impossible. […]

Apple Pie Crumb Bars

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The other day my wonderful friend Dawn from Spatulas On Parade posted a recipe for Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Crumb Top Bars and it was love at first sight! I knew I’d have to make it! As a food blogger it’s hard to find the time to actually cook or bake something from other blogs, because […]

Healthy Sweet Potato Brownies

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 I don’t think it’s a secret that I have an extreme sweet tooth. If I was single, I would probably only cook something savory once or twice a week and eat sweet dishes the rest of the time. I do not have any problems calling a piece of cake my dinner 😉 Well, if you […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #46

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Dishes of the Week: Cilantro-Lime Marinated […]

Back to school Lunch Sandwiches

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kraft. All opinions are 100% mine. The kids go back to school and the stress starts. Ideas for fast to prepare lunches are needed. What’s better than a sandwich?! It’s the most simple thing to do and never gets boring since there are so […]

Parts Town Review

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When you are in the restaurant or commercial cooking equipment business, your equipment needs to work for your business to succeed. Often times, however, finding replacement parts for your equipment can be difficult. This difficulty is even more likely when you are in the market for original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts. Original manufacturer parts generally […]

Tomato Coconut Cake

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Welcome to the third Crazy Ingredient Challenge! Each month several wonderful bloggers and me have to come up with a dish that combines two ingredients you would normally not put together This months challenge was: Tomato & Coconut! Honestly, as soon as I came up with this combo, I knew I have to (somehow) turn […]

German Cheese Spatzle (Dumplings)

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I am so happy to show you another German dish today! As I promised last week, there will be more recipes from my wonderful country on this blog again … starting NOW These German Cheese Spatzle are from a southern part of Germany, from Baden-Wurttemberg, right beside Bavaria. Now let me start by saying that […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #45

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Dishes of the Week: Flavored Honey […]

Best Ever Apple Pie with Oatmeal Crumb Topping

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I am part of a monthly dessert challenge and this months ingredients to bake with were Apples and Cinnamon. I instantly knew that I was going to make this Best Ever Apple Pie with Oatmeal Crumbs, because I had made it before already, but never got to take a picture! You know why? Because it […]

Oktoberfest Gingerbread Hearts

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It’s the time of the month again – The time when two wonderful friends and I come up with a theme and cook/bake dishes to it. This month we chose the theme “Oktoberfest”. Why?! Because I am Bavarian and so sad that this is the second year I can not be in Munich to dance […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #44

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Dishes of the Week: Chocolate Coconut […]

Easy Buttermilk Pie Recipe

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 Does this happen to you too?! I recently opened my fridge to clean it and “found” buttermilk. What’s weird because I usually never  buy buttermilk, but there it was. Unused, just standing there. I asked my husband if he bought it, but he swears I did – like 4 weeks ago! Hmm, I sure don’t […]

M&M Microwave Cookie for One

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I am part of the “Fill The Cookie Jar” group. Every month we bake cookies to a specific theme/topic. This month the theme was Fall. For two days already it is so cold here in WA (perfect timing huh?!), so I feel cookies can be a little more decadent now. Goodbye tank tops and short, […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #43

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week There are a couple new things this week! I started a Pinterest […]

T-Fal Cookware Review

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First of all I have to say that I got this amazing cookware set for free to write this review, but all opinions are 100% my own! I was actually pretty lucky to get picked for this review! I needed new cookware so badly As I mention a couple weeks ago, I am in love […]

CookinPlanIt App Awesomeness

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As you know, I have this crazy good Giveaway going on for a 12 Piece Set of T-Fal Cookware (you really don’t want to miss out on that). To enter you will have to sign up for a FREE CookinPlanIt account. To take the fear of starting this account away from you, I will explain […]

T-Fal Cookware Giveaway

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It’s finally here – The T-Fal Cookware Giveaway I mentioned a couple weeks ago! CookingPlanIt makes it possible! You don’t know what CookingPlanIt is?! It’s an amazing App (probably the best kitchen app I have ever seen) – You can read my review HERE – And it’s FREE! I got one of these sets to […]

Quick Breakfast Pizza for Two

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 Sometimes I feel like I have no idea what I am doing. If I tell you how this dish came alive, you will shake your head at me. While I always eat oatmeal for lunch, my husband needs something savory, preferably with eggs and/or cheese. I was out of bread, so I thought I’d make […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #42

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Last Weeks Winners: 2+ Pound Fudgy […]

Bavarian Pretzel Casserole

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 Besides my family, there are a couple things I miss so much about home! I miss my city (the best city in the world, one day I will have to write a post about it), I miss all the festival and I especially miss the food! This Bavarian Pretzel Casserole is one of those dishes […]

Low Fat Banana Chocolate Chip Bread – Super Moist

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My husband goes crazy for banana bread! So I have to be really careful to not mess it up when trying a new twist on it or he would be so so disappointed! I refuse putting lots of oil or butter in something that can get all his moistness and fluffy texture from the fruit […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #41

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Last Weeks Winners: Skinny Peaches & […]

Starts Soon – Cooking Planit T-fal Giveaway

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I have to tell you something amazing! Together with Cooking Planit and T-fal I will be hosting the best giveaway you have seen on this blog so far! You will love this one. I bet you could use new pods and pans right?! Well, that’s what it is – a brand new 12 pice set […]

Avocado Caramel Mug Cake

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Welcome to the second Crazy Ingredient Challenge! Each month several wonderful bloggers and me have to come up with a dish that combines two ingredients you would normally not put together This months challenge was: Avocado and Caramel! I have to say that this combo wasn’t too new to me. A while back I had […]

Calm those nerves with Neuro BLISS

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Do you know those moments: Stress at work, at home a huge pile of laundry is waiting for you, the kids have their “I make your life as hard as possible” phase and on top of all that you are supposed to cook, clean and smile?! I know those moments too well and I hate […]

White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookie Bars

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I admit it, this is a lazy moment creation Well, basically a cheap moment creation. Normally I don’t but boxed cake or cookie mixes, but they were on sale for 50 cents, so I just had to grab them. I can’t resist good deals like that. So these White Chocolate Oatmeal cookie bars have only […]

Fresh Corn Rhubarb Cake

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I always say I can make a dessert out of everything! So just throw an ingredient at me and I will turn it into a cake, pie or cookie somehow! This time I found some corn in my kitchen that I had absolutely no use for that week, so a new idea for a cake […]

The Green Giant

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As you know I am trying my best to eat healthy. I am not on a diet, but simply trying my best to eat “good-for-you” foods. Snacking is a big part of my day. I don’t even know how to live without snacks. But since I like it so much, I have to choose wisely […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #40

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Last Weeks Winners Strawberry & Blueberry […]

The Arby’s Grand Turkey Club Sandwich is here!

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Arby’s. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you like Arby’s?! Well, I do … And after seeing what they have now, you might too Arby’s is slicing up freshness since 1964. Arby’s is making turkey special, one slice at a time. In fact, they’re […]

Spectrum Clubs – Building your best Salad

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I am always on the look for healthy food and fitness inspiration! There isn’t a day without my spending time on bing looking for blogs and pages that help me living healthier and motivate me! A couple days ago I heard about ScpectrumClubs.com nutrition tips and recipes, so I checked it out. They have a […]

Nutrisystem #FuelABetterYou Sweepstakes

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Nutrisystem, Inc.. All opinions are 100% mine. Today I want to introduce you to something you have probably heard about on TV already – Nutrisystem Fuel a better You! Now push all your doubts aside and let me explain why Nutrisystem is a great […]

Cowboy Cookie Mug Cake

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Yep, I have done it again! I made a yummy mug cake, that you can eat without guilt! The whole thing is one serving size and let me tell you, I was barely able to finish it myself! This Cowboy Cookie Mug Cake is made with coconut flour, simply to cut the carbs down and […]

Kraft Recipe Makers

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Do you know those days?! Those days when nothing works the way you want, when you are running late for everything, the kids give you a really hard time and by the end of the day you are simply exhausted! On those days the last thing I want to do is cooking! But I also […]

Chickpea Apple Cake with Mango Cream

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 I love using chickpeas in my baking! By now I think all of you have seen chickpea brownies, blondies and cupcakes. Rarely tho, do I see I real cake made with chickpeas. And I understand why! It is terribly hard to get the right amount of each ingredient to not end up with a disgusting […]

HungryLittleGirl celebrates the 1st Birthday

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Today is the day – HungryLittleGirl is one year old! 365 days ago this incredibly adventurous journey started and I am so happy I jumped into it! First of all I want to shout out a huge THANK YOU to each and everyone of YOU! All my readers, followers and fellow bloggers. You have made […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #39

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Last week was full of deliciousness, it was so hard to decide “winners”. I really can’t wait to see what you share this week ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Last Weeks Winners Fresh Blueberry Sweet […]

Hamilton Dual Wheel Review

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Casters aren’t just for small bookshelves and rolling carts. They are available in an incredible range of sizes from Hamilton casters at Accesscasters.com. With casters that can handle up to 7,400 pounds and stand up to 21-inches tall, you can add casters to almost anything in your commercial business or home garage. Installing casters on […]

Banana Chocolate Streusel Cake

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 This is one of the creations that happen simply because I have ingredients at home that I have to use before they go bad. I always buy 7 bananas on my weekly shopping trip. One for each day of the week. Well, last week was crazy and we haven’t really been at home all day […]

Summertime Zephyr – Cucumber and Mint Cocktail

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Today I want to share a recipe from Kelly Ripa with you, before we talk about something more serious – Food Storage at the right temperature! This Zephyr is the perfect cocktail for every Summer party. The mix of cucumber and mint is so refreshing (and so delicious) I definitely recommend using gin, but go […]

Hedgehog Cookies

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 Today is a special day – It’s the first monthly cookie recipe I will share with you. The amazing Cynthia from FeedingBig started Fill the Cookie Jar – We are a group of bloggers who bake cookies to a special theme every month. This time it was “Back to School” – so kids cookies You […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #38

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! I have been on holiday, so I kinda of forgot last weeks party (so sorry), but even tho I am still in Palm Springs I thought about it Now let’s party and share some deliciousness! ●●● […]

Chocolate Lava Cake

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Stephanie from Attainable Cuisine. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● My name is Stephanie and I am the creator of Attainable Cuisine. My blog has a great mix of flavors and they do not require […]

Berry Limoncello Tiramisu

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Liliana from My Cookbook Addiction. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● The traditional tiramisu is one of my favorite desserts. I love the taste of the coffee dipped ladyfingers layered with the creaminess of the […]

Candy Gifts at Blair Candy

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This is a sponsored post – all opinions are 100% my own! Are you going to be throwing a birthday party for one of your children? If so, one of the very best ways to make it fun and exciting is to give it a theme. It is important to pick something that you already […]

Strawberry Banana Smoothie Popsicle

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Emily from Love, Pasta and a Tool Belt. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Hello! My name is Emily and I blog over at Love, Pasta and a Tool Belt. I blog about recipes (lots […]

All in One Magazine Subscription App – Next Issue

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I love reading magazines and I barely ever leave a store without buying one. This can get pretty expensive and I also don’t like the amount of paper trash I have at home due to that. Luckily I found the Next Issue App for my iPad! There are two things I love most about this […]

Jollof Rice

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Marlys from This and That. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Hi my name is Marlys and I blog over at This and That. When Jutta asked on Facebook about guest posting, I jumped at […]

Salted Nut Roll Bars

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Jenny from In the Kitchen with Jenny. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Thanks Jutta for having me as a guest blogger!! Please join me…. www.inthekitchenwithjenny.com Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/InTheKitchenWithJenny Bloglovin: http://www.bloglovin.com/inkitchenwjenny Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/inkitchenwjenny/ Co-Host: http://www.foodiefriendsfridaydailydish.com/ Crunchy, chewy, sweet, and […]

Microwave Chocolate Marshmallow Cakes

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Sarah from Delish In A Dish. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● I love chocolate anything. Every time I see a chocolate dessert on a menu, I order it and devour every single spoonful of […]

Black Forest Texas Sheet Cake

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Carrie from Chicago Foodie Sisters. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● I’m Carrie, one of the Chicago Foodie Sisters, and I’m excited to have an opportunity to be a guest blogger. I’m sharing a recipe […]

Strawberry Cobbler

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Krista from Everyday Mom’s Meals. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Hi everyone! I’m excited to be here today sharing one of my favorite summer time desserts. First things first, let me introduce myself. I’m […]

Peanut Butter and Jelly Ice Cream Sandwich

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Jennie from JennySchacht. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Hello, friends and fans of Jutta! My name is Jennie Schacht and I blog at www.jennieschacht.com. I have the amazing job of writing cookbooks and I’ve […]

Cauliflower Poke Cake

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Welcome to the first Crazy Ingredient Challenge! Each month several wonderful bloggers and me have to come up with a dish tha combines two ingredients you would normally not put together This months challenge was: Cauliflower and Chocolate! I always say that I can make a dessert out of everything! I’m serious – there is […]

Lemon Glazed Blueberry Yogurt Cake

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Allie from KeyIngredients. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Hey Hungry Little Girl readers . I am thrilled to be sharing a recipe with you today while Jutta is away on vacation. I am the blogger […]

Roasted Beet Summer Salad with Lime Mango Dressing

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Lori from Lori’s Culinary Creations. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Ahhh summer! When the weather heats up we all head outdoors, thankful not to be cooped up inside while the snow falls outside. Now […]

Blackberry Cobbler – A Guest Post from Feeding Big

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Blackberry Cobbler, doesn’t this just bring an image of sweet plump blackberries covered with a golden crust?  Did it make you think of days when you were young and wandered in the wild, looking for blackberries? Hi there!  I am Cynthia and I blog at Feeding Big and more!  As you know, Jutta is on […]

Wednesday Extravaganza 37

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! I am on holiday for about 12 hours now – 1 week San Diego (ComicCon), 4 days Anaheim (Disneyland) and then 5 days in Palm Springs (visiting the parents in law). I have a feeling as […]

Quick and Tasty Breakfast Ideas

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce Elliott from Appliance City. Let’s see what delicious ideas she has for us … Breakfast is the most important, but often the most overlooked meal of the day. When you get up in the morning your blood sugar is low and you need something nourishing […]

Chocolate Bacon Deviled Eggs

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 So this is one of those creations of mine, that you definitely don’t serve everyday. It’s something that many of you will have a hard time to believe it even tastes good. But I can promise you, you won’t regret making it! These Chocolate Bacon Deviled Eggs happened because my Facebook stream was floated by […]

Healthy Banana Pudding

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Summer Guest Post Series Today I am happy to introduce April from My Real Food Family. Let’s see what delicious treat she has for us … ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Thanks to Hungry Little Girl for allowing me to guest post today!  Howdy!  My name is April Mims, founder of My Real Food […]

Lemon Blueberry Muffin Cake

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Summertime means we want fruity, berry deliciousness Blueberry and lemon is a combo that always works. Sweetness from the berries and this refreshing kick from lemons – simply YUM! A while back I have made a Lemon Blueberry Pie with a Pink Coconut Crust (to celebrate Hello Kitty) and now I thought I’d turn it […]

Extreme Lemon Zucchini Cake

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 The last couple weeks I am obsessed with zucchinis! We have a Farmer’s Market here every Wednesday and I so enjoy getting them fresh there! In my oprinion zucchinis are so multi-talented – They taste great in breakfasts, bring a freshness to every dinner, blend good into every smoothie and are an absolutely amazing addition […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #36

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Share some Foodie Love and maybe get featured the next week! The recipe with the most votes AND some of my personal favorites will get chosen. ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Last Weeks Winners Tomato […]

My Sparkling Truth

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Glaceau fruitwater®. All thoughts are my own. We all have those moments … those moments where something embarrassing happens … those moments when something goes completely wrong! In exactly those moments you have to fight back and make them sparkling 😉 Today I will […]

Commercial Break Workout

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 Sometimes it’s hard to find time for working out, I know that. After a long work day you might not be willing to spend more time away from home. You need/want some quality time with your loved ones. But that doesn’t mean you can’t sqeeze it in somewhere This Commercial Break Workout can be done […]

Crustless Flourless Zucchini Pie

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 Sometimes, especially after holidays, I need healthier meals. Healthy meals that are easy to make. Standing 2 full days in the kitchen to prepare a holiday feast even makes a foodie like me sick of seeing the kitchen. So a dish like this Crustless Zucchini Pie that you throw together real quick and just wait […]

Carrot Pecan Poke Cake with Coconut Milk Whipped Cream

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Do you like poke cakes? I do! Before I came here from Germany a little over a year ago, I had never heard of them. The first one I tried was this Banana Pudding Poke Cake – I instantly fell in love with them. Since then I have made quite a lot poke cakes. My […]

WIAW – Healthy Living on a boring Rainy Day

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Welcome to WIAW – What I ate Wednesday! The weather here in the state of Washington sucks (sorry for the language, but if you live with 300 days of rain you are allowed to say it like that haha). It’s always grey, rainy and cold. I am made for the sun, heat and bright colors. […]

Wednesday Extravaganza 35

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 Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Share some Foodie Love and maybe get featured the next week! The recipe with the most votes AND some of my personal favorites will get chosen. ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Last Weeks Winners Apple […]

Bavarian Potato Salad – German

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I grew up with my grandparents and every other week my grandpa would make this potato salad. We were always so excited for dinner that day and it was so hard to wait. You start that Bavarian Potato Salad in the morning, so that the flavors can perfectly come together until nighttime. Do you know […]

Fresh Beet Root Cake

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Sometimes I am just so bored by making “normal” cakes, I want something special, something that doesn’t taste like you could get it anywhere. This Fresh Beet Root Cake is one of those special creations! I have seen many beet root chocolate cakes, but where is the point in adding beet root, if you don’t […]

WIAW – A busy Monday

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Welcome to WIAW – What I Ate Wednesday! This Monday was terribly busy. I am overwhelmed with products I have to test for my blog, prepping for my holiday and remembering all appointments my husband has (I’m his personal calender). Even tho I am pretty stressed out all day long, I always take the time […]

Fresh Strawberry Coconut Bars

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Summer finally arrived and I can’t get enough of all the fresh and ripe fruits out there! I love love love dark red strawberries. The kind of strawberries that are super sweet when you bite in them … mmh yummy I made Lemon Coconut Bars a while ago and loved them. They were melt-in-your-mouth, absolutely […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #34 and a Yummy Giveaway

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Share some Foodie Love and maybe get featured the next week!The recipe with the most votes AND two of my personal favorites will get chosen. ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Last Weeks Winners: Fresh Strawberry […]

YouBar – Customizable Energy Bars

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Finding a really good tasting energy bar, that also doesn’t contain too much sugar is super hard – don’t you think so. By now I think I have tried them all! For some I even searched for weeks, just to find where to get them, only to be disappointed! Then I thought: there are customizable […]

Healthy Cashew Date Coconut Macaroons

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 Now to this Cashew Date Coconut Macaroons recipe I actually have a story! Yay, finally! We have been to my grandma in laws birthday about a month ago and everyone brought something to eat. There was really good stuff and then there were these cookies. Cookies so good, I didn’t want anything else anymore but […]

Health Benefits of Warm Lemon Water

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The first thing I do in the morning is drinking a cup of warm/hot lemon water. I am doing that for months now and my overall health has improved and it has become a routine for me. The Health Benefits of Warm Lemon Water are incredible. you should drink one cup right after waking up […]

My very first Wine Refrigerator

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I am cooking a lot with wine and also drink some almost every night (one glass for dinner). While I am not very picky with my wine for cooking, I am for the one I drink tho. Only special wine types are allowed in my glass and only cooled wine. My husband leaves his wine […]

Healthy Microwave Blueberry Mug Cake

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 It’s Healthy Monday here on the blog! After indulging all the not so healthy things on the weekend, I am ready for something yummy that actually doesn’t sit on my hips for a long time This Healthy Microwave Blueberry Mug Cake is a variation of my Microwave Chocolate Mug Cake (also healthy) and I am […]

Low Carb Peanut Butter Banana Pancakes

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 I love pancakes – nuff said The first time I saw the American way of pancakes was only about 3 years ago when I met my husband. We Germans make them completely different. I love both types. The German ones stuffed with a salad, the American ones sweet and decadent. That might be the right […]

Chocolate Coconut Popsicles – Surprise Recipe Swap

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Welcome to the sixth Surprise Recipe Swap in 2013 – Each month me and some fellow bloggers get assigned to another blogger and have to pick and cook a recipe from our partners blog! This month I was assigned to CJ from Morsels of Life  –  I follow her blog for quite a while already, […]

What I ate Wednesday – June Week 3

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This is my first time making a What I Ate Wednesday post – from now on every Wednesday I will show you a foodie day in my life. Last Sunday I had a very relaxing day. No appointments, no responsibilities. It was simply me, my pile of laundry and lots of sunshine (at about 6.45am) […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #33

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Share some Foodie Love and maybe get featured the next week!The recipe with the most votes AND two of my personal favorites will get chosen. ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Last Weeks Winners: Tortellini with […]

Spinach Carrot Avocado Egg White Omelet

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 I personally don’t like eggs for breakfast, my breakfast needs to be sweet or I have no idea how to survive my day So this Spinach Avocado Egg White Omelet is something I have for lunch instead. It’s totally stuffed with all the deliciousness I love so much. Grated carrots are one of my favorites. […]

How To: Cook a Egg White Omelet

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 How did your first egg white omelet look like? Mine was terrible! I over cooked it, it was kind of burned and since I had the smart idea to add baking soda, the texture was way off! With this How To Cook A Egg White Omelet guide a nice result is just minutes away This […]

Good Morning Workout – Jumpstart Your Day

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I don’t know about you but working out in the morning seems way easier than later on. It’s almost like my brain doesn’t realize what the heck I am doing to myself, if I do it right after waking up That’s why I love to jumpstart my morning with this Good Morning Workout! I always […]

Healthy Post Workout Salad

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Recently I changed my workout times. I do 30 minutes in the morning right after waking up (you can see my Good Morning Workout here), then 1 hour cardio at about 3pm and then going for a 45 minute walk after dinner. After my cardio in the afternoon I am always starving! I do eat […]

Baked Eggs with Bacon

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Eggs were on sale last week – 12 for only 88 cents – so I bought quite a lot My husband and me love eggs, so it won’t take long until they are gone. Last night I was pretty tired and didn’t feel like cooking something spectacular, so I made these Baked Eggs with Bacon. […]

Strawberry Raspberry Coconut Cheesecake

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 This month I am a part  of the Lady Behind The Curtain Dessert Challenge for the first time. The rules are very easy: You get two ingredients and have to create a dish that features both of them. On the second Thursday of the month all participating bloggers will post their creation (you can see […]

How To: Healthy Snacking

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Do you know this: It’s close to dinner or even late at night and all of a sudden these cravings come up! Cravings for “bad for you” treats – chocolate, cookies, donuts, cake … There are tons of healthy snack options for us out there – I have a post about them HERE.  But let’s […]

15 Healthy Snack Ideas

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 We all know how this works: You feel like having a snack, but all that is around you are the bad things like cake, donuts, cookies – you name it. That’s why I made a list of my Top 15 Healthy Snack Ideas. But it’s not so easy to get yourself to snack healthy, I […]

Where to buy Healthy Foods

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Good priced healthy foods are a little harder to find than your normal grocery deals.When it comes to healthy foods like peanut flour, coconut flour, nuts, almond butter, unsweetened shredded coconut, coconut palm sugar and so on, you can’t expect to go to your nearest Albertsons and get a great deal. You will pay a […]

Wednesday Extravaganza #32 and a little cry for help!

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Welcome and thank you for joining Wednesday Extravaganza – the Link-Party that is all about YOU and YOUR recipes! Share some Foodie Love and maybe get featured the next week!The recipe with the most votes AND two of my personal favorites will get chosen. ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●●    ●●● ●●● Last Weeks Winners: Chocolate Covered […]

Easy Microwave Mac and Cheese for One

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Sometimes my husband and me simply don’t want to eat the same thing. He is more the sandwich guy and I am more for quick comfort food. These Microwave Mac and Cheese for One are perfect for those days. They are so easy and quick to make – I guess only boxed ones would be […]

Rainy Day at Home Workout

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Since I am living in the beautiful (haha) State of Washington, I have to deal with rain all the time. If you have lived here or are still living here, you know what i am talking about. I mean, it’s hard enough to get my butt up to go to the gym, but with 24/7 […]

Whole Wheat Lemon Yogurt Loaf 

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Yes, I know, I have been doing quite a lot with lemons recently, but it’s just such a summertime fruit. I love how your house smells when you bake with it and I love the refreshing taste it brings to every dish (sweet or savory). This Whole Wheat Lemon Yogurt Loaf is perfect for breakfast […]

Salad Nicoise 

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When people tell me they don’t like salad because it’s boring and tasteless then I can only shake my head. They simply have the wrong idea of a good salad, they probably never had one. If I think about a plain salad with only leaves (haha), then I am not really jumping for joy either, […]

How to cook Lobster Tails

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Let’s face it. If you are reading this post, you probably don’t live close to the sea and have Lobster very often. Good, me neither Lobster isn’t a daily dish for me, I have it maybe 3-4 times a year of which I probably cook it myself twice. Before doing it the first time I […]

Easy 10 Minute Tuna Cakes

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It’s Monday again my friends, so I usually post a healthier recipe. These Tuna Cakes are so super easy to make, low carb, low calorie, but so delicious. Perfect for a lazy Monday dinner, because I know we all hate Monday, the first day after the weekend, the day you wish not to happen every […]

Easy Summer Party Cake Ideas

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As you know, I bake a lot – sometimes up to three things a day. Everything I make for my blog is usually made from scratch, what is pretty time intense. Let’s face it: We don’t always have time to spend hours in the kitchen prepping and baking, and for those times Betty Crocker has […]

Cherry Cinnamon Roll Cobbler

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About a week ago my friend Dawn from Spatulas On Parade posted a recipe I instantly fell in love with and I knew I had to make it asap! Memorial Day seemed to be the perfect day for this to-die-for dessert. The original recipe is called Apple Cinnamon Delight (simply click the name and you […]

Bacon Egg and Sauerkraut Chili

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I was thinking long about what could be a perfect dish for Father’s Day. In Germany we don’t get to see our men on this day, so we don’t have to cook for them They go out in the morning with a little handcart filled with beer, bread, butter an sausages – and off to […]

White Bean Spinach and Kale Soup

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Sometimes I really don’t feel like eating much, especially after holidays. But I need to eat and so do you 😉 A soup like this White Bean Spinach and Kale Soup is perfect for those moments. You get all the nutrition you need – protein from the beans, vitamins from spinach and kale – without […]

Healthy Chocolate Mug Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting

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Usually mug cakes need quite a bit of oil or butter to turn out moist – This HEALTHY CHOCOLATE MUG CAKE with PEANUT BUTTER FROSTING doesn’t need any AND is low in carbs, since you only use coconut flour! The whole cake (4 inches diameter) has only 263 calories, so you can dig into this […]

Crockpot Red Wine Pork Roast

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  I love pot roasts of all kinds. Not only do they taste amazing right after you cooked them, but we always have lots of leftovers and put them on bread or into other dishes the next couple days and it still tastes so great! One time cooking, several days eating, how could I not […]

Hello Spring – Favorites to welcome the warmer weather 

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Spring is definitely here now, so I definitely feel like going away from all those heavy dishes and treats. This time of the year I am rather picking some healthier and lighter recipes that tastes decadent and help you getting your bikini shape on Here are 4 of my recent favorites: 1. Almond Crusted Veggie […]

The Dukan Diet

If you’re like most women out there, you’ve probably tried a wide variety of diets from books, television and the Internet. From juicing and vegetarianism to low calories and points, there enough diets on the market to make your head spin. Low carbohydrate diets, however, have set themselves apart from others in the last two […]

Surprise Recipe Swap – Luscious  Coconut Lemon Bars

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  Welcome to the fifth Surprise Recipe Swap in 2013 – Each month me and some fellow bloggers get assigned to another blogger and have to pick and cook a recipe from our partners blog! This month I was assigned to Heather from My Sweet Mission –  a blog that was totally new to me, […]

Walnut Coconut Cheesecake

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    By now I am sure you know of my addiction to cheesecakes! I love the smooth texture and the endless possibilities to make them special! I never bake the exact same cheesecake a second time, because I always have new ideas to fancy it up This time I went for coconut milk in […]

Coconut Pineapple Breakfast Cake

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  Print Coconut Pineapple Breakfast Cake Author: Jutta Recipe type: Dessert   What you need 1 cup all-purpose flour ¼ cup coconut palm sugar 4 pouches stevia (or ¼ cup sugar) ¼ teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons grounded flax seeds ½ cup canned coconut milk 1 cup […]

Pop your own Popcorn (healthy and affordable)

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  Popping your own popcorn is the healthy alternative to microwaveable bags of popcorn. These bags contain tons of salt, preservatives and other scary ingredients. They are also high in fat and unhealthy. Popping corn allows you to pop your own popcorn at home without any of the gross ingredients you find in microwaveable bags. […]

Easy Black Bean Quesadillas 

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I love easy dishes, don’t you?! I feel so rushed at times, that I really appreciate an easy, but still tasteful and healthy dinner! I found those Black bean Quesadillas in the GOYA cookbook and had to try it! It was so easy to make, with only a few ingredients that are absolutely affordable. And […]

Healthy Apple Crumble Bars 

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I don’t know about you, but I love apples! I have one every day. Sometimes in my oatmeal, sometimes in a salad, simply as a snack or, my favorite way to enjoy it, in a baked goodie These Apple Crumble Bars are made with “good-for-you”-ingredients, so you can have a piece guilt free! I don’t […]

Super Moist Flourless Chickpea Chocolate Cake 

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Yesterday the baking fever hit me again. I have that like once a month and then I want to bake 20 different things in one day! Well, I’m not Super-Women, so I made only three different cakes – and they are all healthy. So proud of myself. This Chickpea Chocolate Cake only needs one tablespoon […]

Cookie Dough Questbar Oatmeal

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Recently I have been on Instagram a lot. I get my inspiration for fitness there. Now for a couple weeks I see those Questbars again and again and in every picture I see of them, they look so delicious! I had to get me some! Found a store that has them and started sweating a […]

Fudgy White Chocolate Blondies 

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  While my husband hates white chocolate, I am in love with it! I love the creaminess and super sweetness of it. A bar of it at my house won’t survive an hour I wanted to bake something that features white chocolate and only white chocolate and these blondies definitely do so Super fudgy and […]

Peanut Butter Pecan Cups 

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  I made these healthier Peanut Butter Pecan Cups because I had to use up a few ingredients. The way I made them, you don’t have to regret eating one. Coconut oil instead of butter, coconut palm sugar instead of brown sugar and I am most proud of the chocolate topping that has only 250 […]

Thai Peanut Butter Turkey Spaghetti

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  Sometimes I am amazed how 5 ingredients can create something so delicious and healthy (even healthier if you use whole grain noodles or spaghetti squash). When I was making this dish, I actually only planned on using coconut milk and curry paste, but as I was going, I felt it needed a little more […]

The Home Depot – My Final Thoughts #DigIn #Ad

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Home Depot. All thoughts and opinions are my own and I am very excited to be working with The Home Depot and finally learning more about gardening! Now let me take you with me on my journey from turning my brown thumb into […]

Cherry Vanilla Coconut Poke Brownie

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  Sounds good?! Tastes amazing! The brownie is one of the fudgiest I have ever baked and combined with the creamy pudding and fruitiness from the jello these Cerry Vanilla Coconut Poke Brownies are a flavor explosion in your mouth. You taste every part of it separated, before it melts together in your mouth The […]

Ginger Date Bars with Ginger Glaze

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  Last week I was standing in my kitchen looking for an ingredient I usually never use in my baking and there it was – my little container of ginger! I was inspired right away and got started, knowing I had to sweeten this one up, because the amount of ginger I planned on using […]

BLT Burger Salad

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  I can hardly resist a good BLT sandwich, not to mention a burger! Actually I can’t resist at all But if I would eat them as much as I would like to, I wouldn’t fit in my jeans anymore – so I made a healthier version and I have to tell you, if I […]

The Home Depot – Shopping and Planting #DigIn

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Home Depot. All thoughts and opinions are my own and I am very excited to be working with The Home Depot and finally learning more about gardening! Now let me take you with me on my journey from turning my brown thumb into […]

Coconut Crack Bars / Hearts

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  Have you ever had a look at Chocolate Covered Katies page?! She has some crazy good desserts there – and they are all healthy I happened to buy way to much unsweetened coconut flakes (I thought 4lbs would be less haha), so I am in need of recipe that use quite a bit of […]

Lemon Blueberry Pie on Pink Coconut Crust

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My husband sells toys, and when he ordered hundreds of these Hello Kitty’s I had to beg quite a while to get one. Now I thought it was time to bake her a cake haha I had pink sprinkles left from valentines and they were the perfect fit to put them in the crust instead […]

Chocolate Strawberry Biscuit Torte with Pineapple Buttercream

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  Mother’s Day is close and every mother on this planet deserves to be pampered on that day! We give, we care, we worry, we multitask, we simply push ourselves back to keep the family going! We rock! While I don’t expect my husband to bake me something, I sure hope he cooks dinner, or […]

The Home Depot – Edible Plants: Herbs 

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Home Depot. All thoughts and opinions are my own and I am very excited to be working with The Home Depot and finally learning more about gardening! Now let me take you with me on my journey from turning my brown thumb into […]

Coconut Overload Lara Bites

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  I guess I have a serious addiction to Lara Bars. Well, not so much the store bought ones, but the homemade ones! They’re just too good and since I decide what is in them, how could I resist, of course I only put my favorites in there These Coconut Overload Lara Bites are full […]

Surprise Recipe Swap – Cinnamon Coffee Cake 

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  Welcome to the forth Surprise Recipe Swap in 2013 – Each month me and some fellow bloggers get assigned to another blogger and have to pick and cook a recipe from our partners blog! This month I was totally excited, because I was assigned to my very best blogging friend Cynthia from Feeding Big! […]

Paleo Tuna Spinach Casserole

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Yay, I made a Tuna Spinach Casserole, that doesn’t require carbs like rice, noodles or potatoes and still tastes a-mazing(!), is full of nutrition and fills you up! Guess you could call it super healthy comfort food Basically I would say this is a dinner dish, tho I can also imagine it working as a […]

Baked Blueberry & Dates Oatmeal

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  I haven’t posted a oatmeal dish in a long while, it’s about time now!As you know, I love oatmeal because you can invent it new every single day! I haven’t had the same oatmeal dish in over a year (and I eat it daily)! This Baked Blueberry and Dates Oatmeal turned out so incredibly […]

Chocolate Protein Almond Blondies

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Chocolatey deliciousness is all I can say to this treat! The level of healthiness of this treat depends on what ingredients you use. I use coconut oil instead of butter, Truvia instead of sugar and sugar free chocolate chips. But basically, you don’t need to use them if you don’t mind the extra calories. I […]

Mighty Peanut Butter Coconut Brownies

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Dear Lord what have I done!? I’ve created a monster! Yes, I wanted to create something decadent, but then passion got the best of me and I ended up with these  extremely delicious, mighty and addicting Peanut Butter Coconut Brownies! The whole batch weighs a little over 4lbs! I was shocked haha What can I […]

Veggie Overload Chili (Broccoli, Cauliflower, Peas, Bell Pepper)

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      I can’t help, but I love chili! To me it’s the perfect quick dinner dish that comes in hundreds of variations! We have it at least 3 times a month and always a different one. It never gets boring. while I have quite extravagant creations like my Strawberry & Cream Chili, I […]

Sparkling Water Sheet Cake – 3 Ways

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  In Germany, this Sparkling Water Cake is the go-to cake recipe for birthday parties! It’s prepared in minutes, baked in less than half an hour and can be decorated however you like it. The cake itself is super fluffy and moist, sweet, but not too sweet and it never fails! While many people like […]

No Bake Protein PB2 Energy Bars

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I am officially addicted to PB2! This stuff changed my life. It’s powdered peanut butter and has 85% less fat than regular PB! So it’s perfect for a PB lover like me! I am always craving something sweet after working out and these Protein PB2 Bars are one of my favorites to fix this craving […]

Paleo Almond Crusted Veggie Quiche

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  Whoever says, that eating healthy (and/or Paleo) is expensive, has never really tried it! You can buy nuts in bulk online and save a ton of money (also ground them yourself to get almond meal). Veggies are way cheaper if you buy them frozen (and we all know frozen is the next best to […]

Tuna Strawberry Salad

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  When my husband hears the word salad he always gets scared he will end up starving after dinner (so far this never happened haha). This Tuna Strawberry Salad is, like all other salads I make, meant to be a complete dinner or lunch meal, not a side dish. Filled with good nutrition and so […]

Bavarian Egg Rolls (Sauerkraut and Ground Beef)

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Bavarian-Asian Fusion! I would have never thought it works haha. But I had egg roll wrappers left and nothing at home to fill them Chinese-Style” with, so I had to come up with something else. I actually planned on making a sauerkraut casserole that night, but the moment I opened my fridge and saw the […]

Paleo Cinnamon Coconut Cake (aka the healthiest cake ever)

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  I have done it! I have baked a cake with only healthy ingredients! And it’s moist, fluffy, full of flavors, low carb, dairy free, has a good serving size and is topped with a frosting that blows your mind! I really don’t want to brag, but the frosting is genius! A word to the […]

Leftover Candy Peanut Butter Cake 

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  Right before Easter I sorted out my candy drawer and was shocked to still find candy from last Easter! Well, I threw it all away but promised myself this would never happen again. Either no candy for Easter anymore or eating it all for sure. What better way than baking with it! This Leftover […]

Easy 2 Hour Coconut Minestrone

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I love chunky soups, have I ever mentioned that?! Haha yeah I know I say that all the time 😉 This Coconut Minestrone is a nice twist to the original! You basically throw all the veggies you an get together in one pot – then you have to be patient for a couple hours – […]

The Home Depot – Garden Club 

Spring is slowly but surely knocking on our doors! The birds start cheeping, flowers start blooming – Life simply looks and feels a little nicer with sunshine and warmer temperatures!It’s is the season to start spending time outside and get your garden fit for summer.Plating some new flowers, vegetables or even trees … building some […]

Strawberry Spinach Smoothie

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  With Spring knocking on my door, I don’t have such bad cravings for hearty, decadent things, I feel more like eating fruity and fresh things all day long! So instead of my usual 2pm snack time cake I have a smoothie now (a couple days a week – can’t completely cut out those cookies […]

Microwave Pancake Cake with Strawberry and Blueberry Cream 

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  Sometimes I just love to pamper myself with yummy goodies This Pancake Cake is something I make on weekends when I know I will sleep in the next day and pretty much have brunch instead of breakfast. While I live pretty healthy all week long, I love to go really decadent on weekends I […]

Easy Peasy Macaroni Salad 

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  Game day, BBQ, spontaneous party – either way this Easy Peasy Macaroni Salad is the perfect side dish for it! Creamy, low in fat and super delicious. A touch of sweet and sour combined with earthy fresh flavors. I actually made this salad for the Super Bowl and thought I had deleted the picture […]

Apple Cinnamon Larabars (Paleo Snacking)

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Not too long ago I had my very first Larabar and fell in love with it. Looking for them at the store made me sick – they are ridiculously expensive! I refuse buying items that are so overpriced – I rather make them myself! This way I spend less money and know exactly what’s in […]

Almond Butter Strawberry Crumb Bars

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  I am trying for a couple weeks now already to bake as healthy as possible (my normal meals are super healthy anyways, but the baking sometimes gets a little decadent haha). So with these Almond Butter Strawberry Crumb Bars I might have broken the no-carb Paleo rule, but I used coconut oil instead of […]

Healthy Carrot Cake Bars (dairy-sugar-egg-flour-less)

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  I love carrot cake and so does my husband (it’s his all-time favorite), so I try to invent it new all the time! This time I made carrot cake bars the healthy way. No flour, no dairy, no eggs, no added sugar. I also didn’t put carrots in the bottom, but only in the […]

Banana Carrot Chocolate Chip Bread Bars

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  Don’t you love banana bread?! Me too! There are two different kinds, one is more like cake, and the other one is more dense like real bread! So these Banana Carrot Choolate Chips Bread Bars are the second type! Made with whole wheat flour and only 1 tablespoon oil (you can also substitute that […]

Paleo Veggie Guacamole Burger with Blueberry Dressing

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  Burger without buns – Dear lord, if you would have told me that a couple weeks ago, I would have laughed at you! But getting deeper into the Paleo Diet (even tho diet is not the right word, it’s a lifestyle, I will write a report about it soon) I find joy in challenging […]

Raw Apple Pie (Paleo)

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  People love to think that Paleo means no cakes, no pies, now sweets at all – Wrong! This Raw Apple Pie is proof of being able to live a healthy lifestyle without all-purpose flour and sugar, but still enjoy sweet treats, like everyone else does! If you decide to switch to a Paleo or […]

Shredded Slow Cooker Pork Chops 

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    4 boneless pork chops I know, pork chops are not the usual kind of meat you would use for shredding, but let me tell you, it’s genius! Pork chops are way cheaper than a pork roast and the meat gets as soft and smooth as your roast would. We Germans usually eat pork […]

Grandpa’s Get Better Soon Soup 

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  Even tho my grandpa passed away exactly 7 years ago today, I can remember him so so clearly! I grew up with my grandparents so I was very close to him. He was never a man of many words, but showed his love with his actions. Whenever I got sick, he would let me […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Oat Bars

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  Oh I created something evil! These Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Oat Bars are highly addicting and so far I have never managed to stop after one! They are just too easy to make and combine three of the things I love the most. Don’t laugh about me now, but after I made them twice […]

Butterscotch Marshmallow Snack Bars

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    About 2 months ago, chocolate chips of any flavor were on sale (1 dollar for the big bag) and this hungry little girl couldn’t resist and bought 20 bags (they are all gone by now)! I have never had butterscotch chips before, so I threw a couple bags in the shopping cart and […]