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Thai Red Curry Chicken with Fall Vegetables

Thai Red Curry Chicken with Fall Vegetables

This post was sponsored by Crisco® Coconut Oil as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own.  Thai Red Curry Chicken, made with flavorful red curry paste and healthy autumn ingredients: butternut squash, and kale, with fresh pomegranate and cashews to add texture in the curry soup. served with fresh pomegranate and cashews. An easy Thai soup recipe that can be…

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TRAKK CEO TR9S – Top of the Food Chain in Bluetooth Speakers

TRAKK CEO TR9S niversal Wireless Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Power Bank

I was fortunate to attend two of the biggest tech conferences last year (CES in Las Vegas and MWC in Barcelona), and I’m still hot on finding the best tech items around.  I can’t think of a type of tech product that are more universally appreciated than speakers.  They transcend every age group and are really appreciated by those with tons of tech knowledge and those who know very little. …

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Back-to-School Meal: Pork Tenderloin Sandwich with Carrot Slaw

Smithfield Pork Tenderloin Sandwich with Carrot Slaw

Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Smithfield® Marinated Fresh Pork. The opinions and text are all mine. Quick lunch recipes are a must, especially with back-to-school season. This back to school meal, Pork Tenderloin Sandwich with Carrot Slaw is an easy lunch recipe that the whole family could also enjoy for dinner. I then used the same ingredients in a power bowl the next day, by simply adding…

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Buy any iPhone on AT&T Next® and get a 9.7” 32GB iPad for $99.99

Buy any iPhone on AT&T Next® and get a 9.7” 32GB iPad for $99.99

In partnership with AT&T. On the market for an iPhone?  If yes you’ll be happy to hear that if you purchase any  iPhone on AT&T Next® you’ll get a 9.7” 32GB iPad for JUST $99 with a 2-year wireless agreement!  There’s a special event going on September 12th put on by Apple, here’s the link:  Some believe this will be a kickoff announcement of their new iphone, which is something…

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All-Day Comfort with Dr. Scholl’s® Stylish Step™ High Heel Relief insoles

All-Day Comfort with Dr. Scholl’s® Stylish Step™ High Heel Relief insoles

“I received compensation from Dr. Scholl’s® to write this post. All opinions are my own.” New York Fashion Week is upon us, an event that brings the best designers in the world together to showcase styles that will drop jaws and set the next big trends.  If you have had the privilege of attending the runway shows in-person, or even watched them on TV then you understand the allure and…

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The Perfect Meal Solution: Jimmy Dean Bowls from Albertsons

Jimmy Dean Bowls from Albertsons is the perfect meal solution for you!

This post is written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. This shop has been compensated by Advantage Media and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  As the saying goes, breakfast is the most important meal of the day.  I often start my morning with a cup of tea or coffee, and eggs served with warm potatoes or high fiber oatmeal.  Sometimes…

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MiO Water Enhancer Fits with My on-the-go Lifestyle #MiOWhatsNext #AD

MiO water enhancer fits with your on-the-go lifestyle.

I’m sharing MiO in my life as part of a sponsored series for Socialstars™” At the tail-end of each summer we try to take the family on the road for a trip to see some of this beautiful country.  This year we trekked through Nevada with a fun stop in Vegas, Palm Springs and then on to the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park.  All tiny compact size.…

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Orange Margarita Recipe with Ginger Syrup and Lime

Orange Margarita Recipe with Ginger Syrup and Lime

  Very refreshing Orange Margarita Recipe with Ginger Syrup and Lime, made of Agavero Orange, lime juice, ginger, honey and Gran Centenario Reposado. Served in a salt-rimmed cocktail glass. This Orange Margarita Recipe with Ginger Syrup and Lime may have the look of a traditional marg, but the taste veers far from the norm with elements of sweetness and warm spice.  With margaritas being wildly popular as the #1 cocktail in…

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Baked Pears with Maple Syrup and Homemade Granola

Baked Pears with Maple Syrup and Homemade Granola Illy Coffee

Baked Pears with Maple Syrup and vanilla extract, served with delicious homemade granola crisp, vanilla ice cream and illy cold brew. An easy baked pears crisp dessert recipe for your next brunch or party. One great taste deserves another.  It’s quite a simple rule to follow right?  After we’ve put time into making a delicious dish it should only be served alongside a high quality drink to match.  The drink…

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Panda Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich

Panda Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich Smuckers. Cute sandwich ideas.

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of The J.M. Smucker Company. The opinions and text are all mine. #PBLove Panda Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich. The perfect kids’ meal is one that is easy for me to make, puts a smile on their face, and is eaten in its entirety without my having to nag them.  Some things never change, and the traditional peanut butter and…

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Superfood Sweet Kale Salad with Roasted Lemony Chickpeas

Sweet Kale Salad with Roasted Lemony Chickpeas

This post was sponsored by Eat Smart as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own Superfood Sweet Kale Salad with Roasted Lemony Chickpeas. Ingredients of kale, green cabbage, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, chicory, roasted pumpkin seeds, dried cranberries with a creamy poppy seed dressing and a plant-based protein roasted lemony chickpeas.  A light salad that’s unique and refreshing to eat…

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Marinated Portobello Mushroom Sandwich with Grilled Bell Pepper

Marinated Portobello Mushroom Sandwich with Grilled Bell Pepper, gruyere cheese and mozzarella cheese

Marinated Portobello Mushroom Sandwich, served on a whole grain bread with grilled bell pepper, melted gruyere cheese, and mozzarella. To make this roasted portobello sandwich, I marinated the mushrooms in a balsamic vinegar oil mixture for at least 15 minutes then cook in the oven for about 10-15 minutes until they become tender.  The cooking process of this roasted portobello sandwich is pretty simple.  I managed to grill the bell…

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Blackened Tilapia Recipe for Fish Tacos or Burrito Bowl

Stove Top Blackened Tilapia recipe, Cajun style, perfect for fish tacos or burrito bowl. Tilapia fillets, marinated in homemade blackened fish seasoning, then cooked in a heavy cast-iron pan.

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tin Star Organic Ghee. All opinions are entirely my own. Stove Top Blackened Tilapia recipe, Cajun style, perfect for fish tacos or burrito bowl. Tilapia fillets, marinated in homemade blackened fish seasoning, then cooked in a heavy cast-iron pan. Tilapia for fish tacos or burrito bowl? It’s the best! My favorite way to cook Tilapia is to boost the…

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Pan Seared Scallops with Mango Vinaigrette

Looking for seafood appetizer recipes? Try these pan seared scallops, served with a tangy mango vinaigrette recipe. It’s a great food and wine pairing recipe for your next party or special night.

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #Chardonnation #NotableSummer #CollectiveBias. Looking for seafood appetizer recipes? Try these pan seared scallops, served with a tangy mango vinaigrette recipe. It’s a great food and wine pairing recipe for your next party or special night.  If you are going to use frozen…

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Iced Coffee Mocha with Homemade Chocolate Syrup #ItsAmericanPress

Iced coffee mocha. Learn how to make an iced coffee mocha recipe at home. Brewed coffee served with homemade chocolate syrup, ice, and whipped cream. Make your own iced mocha coffee at home, save money and save time because you don't need to go to the coffee shop to enjoy the deliciousness of this refreshing iced coffee mocha.

A sponsored post written by me on behalf of It’s American Press . All opinions are entirely my own. Learn how to make an iced coffee mocha recipe at home. Brewed coffee served with homemade chocolate syrup, ice, and whipped cream. Make your own iced mocha coffee at home, save money and save time because you don’t need to go to the coffee shop to enjoy the deliciousness of this refreshing…

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Oven Roasted Shishito Peppers with Ginger and Lemon

Oven Roasted Shishito Peppers recipe with lemon, ginger, salt and black pepper. This popular Japanese appetizer is so easy to make at home. You only need to roast the shishito peppers for about 6 minutes or until the peppers become fragrant and begin to blister.

One of my favorite healthy snack recipes! Oven Roasted Shishito Peppers recipe with lemon, ginger, salt and black pepper. This popular Japanese appetizer is so easy to make at home. Roast the shishito peppers for about 6 minutes or until the peppers become fragrant and begin to blister. Ready to eat in less than 10 minutes. What is Shishito Pepper: It’s a Japanese sweet pepper that produces handfuls of finger-long…

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Affordable Skin Care Routine for Hydrate and Glowing Skin

Affordable Skin Care Routine for Hydrate and Glowing Skin

    I have been a skin care fanatic since I was a teenager.  I used to make my own face mask from avocado and other fresh fruit, and for the most part avoided putting any make up on my face until I graduated from college.  Whatever good I did for my skin was undone (and more) by the fact that I never wore sunscreen at that age; something I…

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Orange Pineapple Protein Smoothie

Orange Pineapple Protein Smoothie Turmeric Powder Bob's Red Mill Vanilla Nutritional Booster

Looking for healthy smoothie recipes? Try this Anti-inflammatory Smoothie, Orange Pineapple Protein Smoothie with Turmeric Powder and lemon. It has probiotics and prebiotic fiber, and no added sugar.  It is also a protein smoothie that will keep you fueled during your summer activities and offers a ton of health benefits: immune system support strengthened bones and does wonder for the eyes and skin. It can help with digestion and If you are…

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Chorizo Egg Tacos

chorizo egg tacos easy breakfast recipes

If you are looking for delicious easy breakfast recipes to make this upcoming week, check out these chorizo egg tacos.  They are made of simple ingredients and are so quick to make, even on a hectic weekday morning!  I served the chorizo eggs on store-bought corn tortillas, for those of you who have a little more time making them from scratch is always tastier. I purchased the chorizo from my…

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Sun Dried Tomato Chicken Breast with Cream Sauce

Sun Dried Tomato Chicken Breast with Cream Sauce Recipe

Looking for chicken breast recipes? Try this Sun Dried Tomato Chicken. One of my favorite quick dinner recipes, the lean protein cooked in creamy sauce with basil, sun–dried tomatoes in olive oil, garlic, Italian seasoning, spinach, half and half, and chicken broth. Chicken breast without skin is a great lean protein source and a low-fat food to help burn extra calories for effective weight loss. Each half of chicken breast has more than 22 grams of…

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