Archive for: October, 2012

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   Do Not Underestimate The Importance of A Great Photo!   When I first starting blogging, I really didn’t understand how important it was to capture the best visual representation of what you were wanting to share.  Oftentimes it can be very challenging to display this image to your viewers! When it comes to recipes, you would think the most important piece of information would be the recipe.  Well it is not!  I feel the most important part of any blog,…

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Whole Foods Wednesday | wholelifestylenutrition.com

  Hello and welcome to Whole Foods Wednesday’s Recipe Swap!   I am very excited to be co hosting this blog carnival!  So just what is a blog carnival?   Here are some tips and guidelines explaining just what a blog carnival is.  It really is a great way to visit new blogs and get new recipes and lifestyle tips from all over the web! WHAT IS A BLOG CARNIVAL? A blog carnival is a place where people can share post about…

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The Best Frittata Ever

  Today for breakfast, I had this delicious frittata!  Let me tell you, it was the best frittata I have ever had.  I just love frittatas and quiches!  Many of you may not know what the differences are between quiches and frittatas so today I thought I would share a little information on the differences between these two dishes. A quiche is a rich and creamy dish that usually includes cream, half and half or milk to give it a…

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      Welcome to another edition of Family Friendly Friday!  Todays recipe comes from my friend Katie over at This Chick Cooks.  Katie and I do a blog carnival (Whole Foods Wednesdays), together every Wednesday!  If you haven’t joined us for Whole Foods Wednesday, stop on by every Wednesday for amazing healthy recipes and tips! My girls and I made some homemade ice cream out of a baggie last night.  I still can’t believe I can make ice cream in 10…

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Whole Foods Wednesday | wholelifestylenutrition.com

  Hello and welcome to Whole Foods Wednesday’s Recipe Swap!   I am very excited to be co hosting this blog carnival!  So just what is a blog carnival?   Here are some tips and guidelines explaining just what a blog carnival is.  It really is a great way to visit new blogs and get new recipes and lifestyle tips from all over the web! WHAT IS A BLOG CARNIVAL? A blog carnival is a place where people can share post about…

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Sea Turtle

  Yesterday I shared with you Part 1 of our  jungle and underwater adventure in Belize and today I want to share with you part 2.  After our grueling and amazing hike through the jungle, we thought we would relax a bit and decided to go on our very first dive!  My husband and I had never been scuba diving before so we had to take a course at our resort (Hamanasi) before we could dive.  This course instructed us how…

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  A few weeks ago my husband and I went on an amazing trip to Belize to celebrate our 10th anniversary and my 40th birthday.  Wow, what an adventure this trip turned out to be.  Our schedule was jammed packed with jungle waterfall hikes, zip lining through the jungle, 5 dives (scuba diving) into the top 5 best diving spots in the world, a cave adventure (I had to crawl on my tummy to get through the tight spaces) and…

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   Welcome to another edition of Family Friendly Fridays!  The other day my girls asked, “Mom, when are we going to do another Family Friendly Friday post?”   We had a little break from Family Friendly Fridays over the summer but we are back in full swing now!  For those of you who are new to Family Friendly Fridays, this is a place where my girls and I share family friendly, kid approved healthy recipes! We have had some wonderful…

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  My Purchase of a High Efficiency Washer and Dryer   About 10 years ago, I purchased my first front loader high efficiency (HE) washer machine and dryer.  High efficiency washer machines use less water and are more energy efficient making this a great purchase right?   Well yes and no….let me explain my struggles.  I remember when I first brought my new washer machine home.  I did my first load of laundry and thought something has to be wrong…

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Whole Foods Wednesday | wholelifestylenutrition.com

  Hello and welcome to Whole Foods Wednesday’s Recipe Swap!   I am very excited to be co hosting this blog carnival!  So just what is a blog carnival?   Here are some tips and guidelines explaining just what a blog carnival is.  It really is a great way to visit new blogs and get new recipes and lifestyle tips from all over the web! WHAT IS A BLOG CARNIVAL? A blog carnival is a place where people can share post about…

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