Sparkling Lemon and Honey Cider (mocktail) | Bon Aippetit

Sparkling Honey and Lemon Cider (mocktail)

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New Year’s Eve is just a few days away so I thought I’d make a cocktail. Since I wanted to share in a celebratory drink, it’s actually a Sparkling Honey and Lemon Cider mocktail. This year has been an exciting one for me as I’ve…
Fruity Green Juice

Fruity Green Juice

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I’m trying to pack in as many vitamins in the foods that I’m eating as possible. However, my taste buds have changed since pregnancy and eating veggies is just not what I want to do anymore. They just aren’t as appetizing but I know…
Mint Simple Syrup from foodfashionandfun.com

The Basics | Mint Simple Syrup

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I always try and have some simple syrup on hand for drinks and cocktails. Some of them simple and others flavored. Remember my Strawberry Rhubarb Simple Syrup? This Mint Simple Syrup is actually a very basic recipe that is traditionally used…
Spicy Bok Choy and Bacon Fried Rice from foodfashionandfun.com

Spicy Bok Choy and Bacon Fried Rice

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Please note this recipe is not AIP. I'm looking forward to changing the ingredients to make it compliant. Fried rice is one of my favorite ways to make a whole new meal out of leftover rice. It’s turning into one of my favorite ways to eat…
Non-Alcoholic Berry Sangria from foodfashionandfun.com

Non-Alcoholic Berry Sangria

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I discovered this juice blend from Trader Joe’s, which is amazingly good. It’s a combination of 7 different juices (pomegranate, tart cherry, black mulberry, red grape, purple carrot, cranberry, and blueberry juice) but it’s not from…
Strawberry Rhubarb Panna Cotta

Strawberry Rhubarb Panna Cotta

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My fiancée loves, loves, LOVES my Coconut Panna Cotta but he’s not the biggest fan of rhubarb. I thought that if I combined rhubarb with strawberries and mixed it in with a version of my Coconut Panna Cotta then he may actually enjoy it.…
Herb Rubbed Slow Cooker Whole Chicken

Herb Rubbed Slow Cooker Whole Chicken

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Cooking a whole bird in a slow cooker produces the most moist and evenly cooked chicken you’ll ever eat. This Herb Rubbed Slow Cooker Whole Chicken is so moist and juicy that it just about falls apart when you try and lift it out of the…
Roasted Apricots with a Blackberry Sage Syrup

Roasted Apricots with Blackberry Sage Syrup

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If stone fruit is in season in your area, then you should take advantage by making this simple and delicious Roasted Apricots with Blackberry Sage Syrup recipe. It's so decadent even though it's made entirely from items you can get your farmers…
Adding a few spices to a simple salad dressing, makes this the most flavorful salad ever!

Spicy Papaya and Avocado Salad

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If you’ve ever been to a socal farmer’s market then you’ve probably seen vendors selling mango or papaya sprinkled with chili powder and a few other special seasonings. It’s surprisingly good. While I could eat my weight in papaya…
Tri Tip Spinach Salad with a Creamy Cucumber Dill Dressing from foodfashionandfun.com

Tri Tip Spinach Salad with a Creamy Cucumber Dill Dressing

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This Tri Tip Spinach Salad with a Creamy Cucumber Dill Dressing recipe started as a cucumber salad that I used as a side to steak. The cucumber salad was underwhelming and I was about to add it to my list of recipe failures but I looked over…
Braised Carrots from foodfashionandfun.com

Braised Carrots

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I mentioned earlier in the year that I’m trying to eat healthier. I’m drinking smoothies and incorporating more veggies into my meals. Since carrots are so cheap and easy to find in the grocery store, I thought I'd try Braised Carrots.…
Nut Free Granola from foodfashionandfun.com

Nut Free Granola

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Please note that this recipe is not AIP. However, I'm looking forward to making this AIP/Paleo compliant really soon. I like fruit and yogurt in the morning but sometimes it can get a little boring. That’s where this homemade Nut Free Granola…