Mango Lemonade

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Try this Mango Lemonade recipe for a delicious and refreshing drink perfect for anytime of the year.  While I admit that the weather hasn’t been the greatest here in Calgary, it’s been quite cold actually, I’m not one to ever turn down a good lemonade. And this mango lemonade is so delish and refreshing that… 

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Brown Sugar Coated Pecans

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We went to Costco today. Every single time I go there I feel like a kid in a candy store, I want everything. But in smaller sizes. Everything is so big, huge bags, huge boxes, but everything looks so good. I have to practice a lot of self control because there’s only 2 of us…. 

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Mango, Strawberry and Spinach Smoothie with Hemp Hearts

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This mango, strawberry and spinach smoothie is packed full of nutrients, super healthy for you and the addition of hemp hearts will help with weight loss. Oh what a fun day today was. It was one of those days that things start going wrong early in the morning and carry out throughout the day. It… 

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Homemade Nutella Frappuccino

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Homemade Nutella Frappuccino – the be-all end-all of desserts! The Holy Grail of Frappuccinos! Nutella and I have a very close relationship. We’ve been together for a very long time, don’t want to say exactly how many years because then you’ll know my age, but let’s just say since I was a kid. My husband… 

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Miracle Child

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There is a story that I’d like to share with you, a story I’ve been thinking about writing for over 3 years now. It’s not a story about anything food related, it is merely a story about a child who overcame the greatest odds and survived. This child I’m speaking of is my little nephew,… 

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Jo Cooks: 40 Thanksgiving Recipes

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Well, it’s that time of year again. At least here in Canada it is. Thanksgiving time. And as usual you wonder what to cook for this turkey dinner. For me this is a very busy time of year, I start cooking a day or two before the actual dinner. But I love it, because you… 

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