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Chewy No-Bake Granola Bars with Coconut Oil

First off, I found some new goodies at Trader Joe’s. Fig and Olive Oil Crisps – These are fantastic and great with some kind of spreadable cheese like Laughing Cow Cookies and Creme Cookie Butter Spread – If you like oreos and cookie butter, this is seriously good eats. Dark Chocolate Bars with Speculoos Cookie…

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Chewy No-Bake Granola Bars with Coconut Oil

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First off, I found some new goodies at Trader Joe’s. Fig and Olive Oil Crisps – These are fantastic and great with some kind of spreadable cheese like Laughing Cow Cookies and Creme Cookie Butter Spread – If you like oreos and cookie butter, this is seriously good eats. Dark Chocolate Bars with Speculoos Cookie…

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Tex-Mex Rice and Black-Eyed Peas

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  I have always been afraid of eating black-eye-peas until now. Something about that little black dot on the bean always creeped me out. Maybe because it’s supposed to look like an eye? It’s just a another regular old bean though, so don’t be afraid like me! Think Chipotle instead. Black-eyed peas cooked until their…

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Honey Mustard Bacon Chicken Thighs

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Warning: The chicken thighs are cooked in a pan in the oven. Be careful when taking the pan out, so you don’t burn yourself like I did! I used an oven mit first, but when I went to take a picture of it, I forgot the oven mit. Ouch that kind of hurt somewhat, but…

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Baked Brie with Maple Bacon Onion Jam

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I got a lot accomplished today! Got my final project done, my portfolio, and Christmas shopping. Now, I can just sit back, relax, and wait until next week when I get 5 days off. That is going to be so nice, looking forward to that. Maple Bacon Onion Jam from Stonewall Kitchen on top of…

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Sugar-Free Peanut Butter Cookies

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About a month ago, I went to the doctor and had a visit. Found out my blood sugar levels are a bit high. Yikes! I then began to look at everything I was eating in the day. The first things I noticed were yogurt and soda. A 12 ounce can of cherry coke has 44…

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Brown Sugar Bacon Wrapped Little Smokies

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Bacon Wrapped Brown Sugar Little Smokies – Pork wrapped in even more Porky fat goodness. Mmmmm My heart just stopped pounding for a bit. The first time I ever had these, somebody had brought them for Treat Day. At my old job, we had that every Thursday at 930am. One person would take turns bringing…

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