Paleo Granola

That’s all it took to realize the granola and trail bars lining the local store shelves would never make it to my pantry. The labels told the truth: Containing unhealthy fats, sugars, and other processed additives, the pre-packaged, grab-and-go options offered little in the form of nutrition …

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Gluten-Free Banana Nut Squares

My husband enjoys a cup of coffee after dinner. After noticing him scrounging the fridge, looking for a snack for dessert, I knew I needed to come up with a gluten-free, paleo-friendly treat to satisfy his, and my, sweet craving …

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Spinach Cauliflower Mushroom Quiche

I’d been tossing around a couple ideas for new breakfast options. Although it’s the most important meal of the day, all too often, breakfast is the one most skipped or “pushed” through with sugary, empty-calorie, grab-and-go food choices …

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English Pea Salad

When my husband and I were first dating, I discovered English Pea Salad was one of his favorite dishes. Every time we visited a salad buffet, his plate always had a sizeable helping. I knew I would have to create a recipe he loved. So far, so good . . .

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Blueberry Banana Bread

A friend of mine told me she loved blueberries, but didn’t like eating them “in the raw.” So she asked if I would come up with a healthy recipe incorporating this nutrient-packed berry to start off her day. This has become one of my favorite breakfast go-to’s – hope you give it a try …

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Kitchen Spirit

jill reid kitchen spirit founder and curator of kitchen spirit health and fitness websiteJill Reid is the founder of  Kitchen Spirit and Pathway to Personal Growth  featuring tips & strategies on healthy eating, fitness & exercise, and articles for living longer and stronger through positive lifestyle choices.

Real Life-The Book

In this collection of thirty-five uplifting and entertaining stories, you’ll find truth, humor, inspiration, and a few bits of wisdom to help guide you to a more fulfilling and meaningful life.  Real LifeAvailable from Amazon

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Own Up to Your Unhealthy Past and Get on With Your Life

A friend of mine enjoys a cup of coffee on the way to work. While a seemingly innocent activity, there's an underlying problem she readily admits has affected her waistline. Instead of using the drive-thru window of a dozen coffee places to get her fix, she prefers to go to a local bakery and order a cup of artisanal coffee.

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