Pineapple Lemonade

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This is the perfect beverage for summer time. Refreshing and light. I know you'll love this recipe! Pineapple Lemonade 4 C of pureed pineapple 1 C agave 1 C water 3 lemons, juiced 3 C cold water 6 C ice cubes 1. Put pineapple in a bowl add the 1/2 C agave. Stir ingredients and allow to sit for 30 minutes in the refrigerator. 2. Puree pineapple with agave until all of the chunks are gone. 3. Pour the other 1/2 C of agave into a large pitcher. Add the cold water and fresh lemon … [Read more...]

The Cajun Burger Topping + The New BUBBA Veggie Burger

This Cajun Burger Topping is so simple and tastes amazing!! @ AVirtuousWoman.org

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BUBBA Burger for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I don't know about you, but I love a good burger. And summer time is the prefect time to indulge in a good burger. I've been a vegetarian since 1998. That's a long time! I was so excited to try the new veggie burger from BUBBA Burgers - it's vegetarian and packed with lots of veggies and lots of flavor. I'm pretty sure that even your favorite carnivores will eat this burger! It's a great … [Read more...]

Sweet Bread from Scratch

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There's nothing like homemade bread. I love making all kinds of homemade breads: sweet breads, quick breads, and yeast breads. I think you'll love this recipe! From Scratch Sweet Bread 1 cup Milk 1/3 cup Sugar 1/3 cup Butter 1 Tablespoon Yeast 4 cups All Purpose Flour (plus some for kneading) ¼ teaspoon Salt 2 Eggs 2 Tablespoons Vegetable Oil or Applesauce In a small saucepan on the stovetop, heat the milk, sugar, and butter together until warm, do not over heat. Let … [Read more...]

Nana’s Blueberry Muffins

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Recipe by Melissa Mitchell This recipe is one I adapted from my grandmother.. I left out her lemon extract and increased the amount of blueberries. They are very moist and are bursting with blueberry flavor! They have been a family tradition for our 4th of July breakfast. Nana's Blueberry Muffins INGREDIENTS 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 T baking powder 1/2 t salt 1 egg 1 1/4 cup granulated sugar 4 T unsalted butter, softened at room temperature 1 1/4 cup sour cream 1 1/2 cups … [Read more...]

Fun Lunch Idea: Kids Sushi Rolls

Kids Sushi Rolls - Fun Lunch Idea @ AVirtuousWoman.org

These kids friendly "sushi" rolls are easy to make and fun to eat! This is one of those recipes that isn't really a recipe at all... more like a technique. Serve in a lunch box, as a snack, or take on a picnic. Kids love these because their so fun to eat.   You can purchase these fun "training" chop sticks for your younger kids. Your kids will love them!   Kids Sushi Rolls Ingredients Bread Cream cheese Peanut butter Jam Directions To make it easier to roll, … [Read more...]