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3 Quick & Easy Breakfast Recipes

I’ve got three (+1!) recipes for you this hot, sweltering Sunday and for the week ahead. If you don’t want to leave your bed or comfy couch to go out to brunch it’s really ok. I’ve got you. Stay in and make one of these recipes: 1. Protein Pancakes – there are many ways to make your pancakes with real ingredients, more protein, and less … Continue reading 3 Quick & Easy Breakfast Recipes

Healthier Desserts for Your Next Holiday Party

On the night before Christmas Eve, I’m making my favorite cookie recipe, peanut butter blossoms. I don’t mind if you scroll down to see them, they are peanut butter blossoms! Make one (or all) of these desserts for your next holiday party! I used to always love participating in a holiday bake-off this time of year, so I was feeling nostalgic and wanted to include some … Continue reading Healthier Desserts for Your Next Holiday Party

Vivi-Approved Natural Beauty Remedies

Instead of posting a recipe tonight, I wanted to try something new by writing my review of a few at-home natural beauty remedies. These quick and easy treatments were taken from Amelia Olson’s HelloGiggles article, “8 at-home natural beauty remedies you need this fall.” Check out my personal experience with these remedies below: Honey Cinnamon Spot Treatment: Personal experience: I dabbed this mixture on a … Continue reading Vivi-Approved Natural Beauty Remedies

Fall in Love with Kale

Happy October 1st! Did you know that today, Wednesday, October 1st is National Kale Day? That’s right, National Kale Day is a real holiday, celebrating the eating, growing and sharing of this cruciferous super-veggie. Check out my latest three ingredient recipe here: Chicken with Sautéed Kale and Veggies     If you’re sick of my obsession with kale (I don’t blame you), check out the many reasons why we … Continue reading Fall in Love with Kale