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Green Ginger Juice

Green Ginger Juice

Print Friendly I have a new addition to my home – something I’ve wanted and dreamed about for a long time.  Yup, I got a VitaMix.  It is AWESOME and I LOVE it.  Like LOVE LOVE it.  I was gifted this amazing piece of equipment by my generous parents for Christmas (thanks mom and dad). […]

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My Cousin Vinny (Caramel Popcorn Affogato)

My Cousin Vinny (Caramel Popcorn Affogato)

Print Friendly You may be wondering why this recipe is called ‘My Cousin Vinny’.  It’s because it’s a loveable Italian hot mess, that’s why. This recipe is a concoction I came up with that’s a hybrid of two amazing desserts.  Last year, I had Thanksgiving dinner at Vancouver’s Four Seasons hotel where for dessert, I experienced Nutella ice cream with […]

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Fruit and Coconut Water Smoothie

Fruit and Coconut Water Smoothie

Print Friendly It’s officially spring and I’m feeling the urge to lighten up, especially after a weekend of epic Easter eating.  It’s time to bust out the blender and get my shake on. My go-to version is mixed berry and mango, but just about anything you like would probably work too.   To give my fruit smoothies an […]

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White Grape Juice Cocktail

White Grape Juice Cocktail

Print Friendly A refreshing summer drink made with half white grape juice, half club soda, and fresh mint on ice.  I call it the ‘Macedonian Mama’ after my friend Jo’s sister who told me to try it, and to try it with vodka.  Thanks Angelene.  You were right, it IS better with vodka. Happy weekend.

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