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We’ve shown you a few different methods for making brown rice. In the oven. Boiling in a lot of water. And there’s always just making it on the stovetop. There are pros and cons to each, but I’ve recently started cooking brown rice in my Instant Pot. It’s about as fast as cooking it in a…

How to Make Instant Pot Brown Rice
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There are different trains of thought when it comes to New Year’s Resolutions.  Some people say they’re silly or cliche, or that they’re even a mechanism to set yourself up for failure.  I for one love the advent of a new year and the fresh perspective it brings.  There’s something cathartic about flipping that calendar…

Weight Loss Hacks for the New Year
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Okay, you guys. This is such a simple recipe. Sara originally shared the directions and both of us have shared it a lot, especially during DietBets (by the way, we have another game starting next week–more about that soon, but head over here to check it out!) and over on our Fit Club Instagram. But. This…

Egg Salad Sandwich for One
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I vividly remember the first time I had a “German Pancake”.  I was a little girl and my parents had gone out of town and one of my favorite babysitters, Amy Arneson, was staying with us.  She asked if we had ever had German Pancakes and I wondered what that could possibly mean.  We had…

The Best German Pancake Recipe
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Happy January!  If you haven’t heard, we are hosting a Diet Bet that starts in a couple weeks!  Click here for all the info- it’s such a fun way to stay motivated (and earn a little cash, too!) The first week of the New Year is always a crazy year around here.  Everyone seems to…

Flashback Friday: 7-Layer Greek Dip
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So New Year’s Resolutions are in full swing, which means it’s a busy time of year in our healthy recipes section! Some of my favorite Our Best Bites recipes can be found over there (as well as our 400 Calories or Less Cookbook), but as you’re meal planning for the next few weeks, I wanted to…

12 Healthy Family-Friendly Recipes
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 When the fall and winter months roll around, people inevitably start searching our recipe archives for the same things.  Obviously pumpkin, pumpkin, and more pumpkin- also butternut squash and apple recipes, which then morphs into gingerbread and peppermint-chocolate. But you know what else we can see you’re going crazy for? Soup. With the advent of…

Best Soup Recipe Creamy Taco Soup
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Okay, I know, I know–it’s not even Christmas and I’m already talking about New Year’s Eve. I get it. I’m the one who gets super grumpy when school supplies show up in June and Christmas trees start popping up in August at Target. But. It’s also the week of Christmas and things are about to…

New Year's Eve Family Party Pack
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I remember the first time someone told me they didn’t like the combination of chocolate and peppermint. I was kind of taken aback. How was this possible?? Was it not everyone’s favorite flavor combination?? She said it was like eating chocolate with toothpaste frosting, which I kind of get but also can’t get onboard with for…

Peppermint White Chocolate Chip Cookies
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You have a few more days to get orders in for Christmas delivery!  Click here to shop our  oils, vinegars, and our new holiday line with hand-lettered mugs, cocoa sets, and caramel gift boxes!!   I gave you guys a sneak-peek of these tags on Instagram and I’ve received tons of messages asking when they’ll…

Free Customizable Holiday Gift Tags!
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One of my favorite holiday desserts is lava cake–rich and dense on the outside and all oozy in the middle, topped with sweetened whipped cream and fresh berries. As part of our partnership with AMERICAN HERITAGE®️ Chocolate, I was so excited to try it with their chocolate block. If you’ve never tried their chocolate (check…

Spiced Chocolate Lava Cakes
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With Christmas just around the corner, we wanted to show you some of the great gifts available in our Shop!  We’ve been teasing you on Instagram with some of our fun new holiday stuff and it’s finally here!  I guarantee this will sell quickly.  Our specialty items always do and then we get sad/angry emails…

Great Holiday Gift Idea
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