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Stay Cool With This Homemade Cucumber Vodka Recipe

Love cucumbers? Love cocktails? Allow us to introduce you to your new best friend this summer: Homemade Cucumber Vodka. You won't believe how easy it is to make -- and how delicious it is to drink! I'm not one of those fancy home mixologists. I keep it...
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3 Simple & Delicious Recipes to Try This Weekend

It's not too late to bring your A-game this weekend. Here are two simple desserts and a tasty side from The Minimalist Baker.  Weekend Recipe No. 1 Simple Blackberry Cobbler Image: MinimalistBaker.com There's a special place in my heart for cobbler,...
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3 Interesting Margarita Recipes for Sassy Summer Nights

 Check out these interesting margarita recipes for summer to mix up your nights in Margaritaville! If you're like us, you'll be sipping plenty of classic margaritas this summer. There's nothing more refreshing than sipping on a perfect blend of...
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Try This Super Easy Sesame Seaweed Salad Recipe

My favorite way to start a Japanese meal is with a crisp, cool, slippery seaweed salad. If you ask me, seaweed is one of the coolest superfoods out there. First of all, it's packed with antioxidants and natural iodine. Second, research suggests that seaweed...
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An Energizing Chocolate, Banana, and Peanut Butter Protein Shake

Lately my fellow Spa Week staffers have been whipping up some delicious juice and protein shake recipes. Since the kitchen is super close to the editorial enclave, I often hear the roar of the blender followed by chatter about topics such as the proper...
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3 Amazing Dairy-Free Frozen Treats for Summer

Slide into the warm summer weather with three of our favorite dairy-free frozen treats! Although I have a very strong love of cheese, ice cream, and every dairy product in between, my stomach definitely does not. If you're like me, summer desserts can...
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Use This Crazy Trick to Make Real Ramen Noodles at Home

Wanting to make real ramen noodles, but feeling intimidated by the special qualities of this classic Japanese dish? We've got you covered with a simple trick that will transform your basic pasta into springy ramen goodness.   Have you ever had a bowl of...
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The Healthiest Cinco de Mayo Margarita EVER!

We tried out a green juice margarita that's a healthy alternative for Cinco de Mayo. Keep reading to see if it's actually worth the swap! I am not a green juice person, but I am a cocktail person, so when I received a recipe for a healthy green...
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3 Easy High Protein Breakfasts Under 400 Calories

A high protein breakfast is the best way to stay full and energized all morning, and these three quick and simple recipes stay under 400 calories. Get a better start to your day! Life Skills 101: Breakfast is good, breakfast is great, breakfast starts...
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3 Spicy Cocktail Recipes to Heat Up Your Weekend

Cinco de Mayo is almost here so it's time to break out your cocktail shakers and tequila! Check out 3 of my favorite spicy cocktail recipes to start your weekend with a fiery kick! I'm the type of person who puts cayenne pepper and hot sauce on everything....