Maple Bacon Twists (Super Bowl Party Appetizer)

January 29th, 2015

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So….

Maple and bacon are good together. Really, really good. 

And they should totally be a thing at your Super Bowl party on Sunday (Did you know there was a football game going on this weekend?).

 

Bacon, Beyond Breakfast

As I’ve embraced the value of saturated fat from healthy animals, bacon has regained it’s rightful place as one of my favorite meats – and not just at breakfast! I’ve wrapped it around a pork loin, stirred it into potato salad, and even made a killer salad dressing with it!

But today, the bacon stands alone. And it can totally do that because – well – it’s bacon.

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Honey Roasted Almonds for Salads or Snacks

January 27th, 2015

Homemade Honey Roasted Almonds make delicious as salad toppings or a quick and healthy snack | Back To The Book Nutrition

 

If you’re anything like me, January has meant a recommitment to planning, purchasing, and preparing healthy foods.

Weekly menus include more smoothies in the morning, more salads at lunch, and more vegetables at the dinner table.

But I have a confession to make.

Even after all the effort I put into the planning and preparation phase of healthy eating, it’s sometimes hard to stir up the “want to“.

My solution?

Easy recipes that make healthy food more fun to eat! Things like oatmeal raisin breakfast cookies, delicious homemade salad dressings, and – you guessed it – homemade honey roasted almonds!

Homemade Honey Roasted Almonds for Salads or Snacks

These honey roasted almonds are delicious on top of just about any green salad. I know this because I’ve eaten twice as many […]

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