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Sparkling Apple Mule

I don't know about you but I am a huge fan of Moscow Mules.  Well any cocktail with ginger beer involved is usually at the top of my list... hello Dark & Stormys!  I also happen to have a deep love for apples and all apple related…
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Protein Orange Julius

38 days people!!!!  In 38 days I get to marry the man of my dreams!! I am so so excited.  And with all of the fun celebrations happening before the big day it is extra important that I eat well during the week and work out when I…
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Painkiller Cocktail

So remember how I told you that it is still pretty warm around these parts?  Well that's why this week is all about drinks!  I saw this Painkiller cocktail on one of my favorite blogs "Shutterbean" awhile ago and took a snapshot…
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Pumpkin Pie Protein Smoothie

Happy first day of Fall!!! So I live in Southern California.  The term "Seasons" is used pretty loosely around here.  If you woke up one day not knowing what time of the year it was, you couldn't find your answer by going outside. …
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Popsicle Cocktail!

New motto:  Put a popsicle in it!  With the inevitable hot summer ahead of us, we have to get creative with our ice cubes... and our cocktails.  I got some wild cherry skinny girl vodka recently and it is so tasty.  I can…
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Ginger Bourbon Fizz

 Spring has sprung and cocktails are flowing in Long Beach.  I have some pretty exciting news... I am starting to love bourbon!!  Matt has liked it for awhile but it always made me a little nervous.  That is until I combined…
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Skinny Strawberry Mint Mojito

I know its only Wednesday... but you look like you could use a cocktail.  This weather is throwing me for a loop.  This weekend I felt like I lived in an oven... and now i'm wearing a sweatshirt.  What is going on!  Hence…
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Mango Pineapple Smoothie (Dairy Free!)

Summer is slowly slipping away, but the heat seems to just finally be hitting so-cal.  Smoothies are the best way to have some delicious fruit and cool you down as well.  I love creamy smoothies but I try to stay away from dairy.…
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Sparkling Sidecar

 Let's talk about cocktails.  I love trying new things and making changes to recipes while baking and cooking, but who says it has to stop there?  Changing up something classic makes it feel safe yet exciting! Make the same chicken…
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Dark and Stormy

I am officially 24!  Not that I was ever unofficially 24... anyways, my birthday was on Tuesday!  I love birthdays. Not only because everyone showers you with love and presents... okay I guess thats basically why.  But also because…
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Best Shamrock Shake Ever!

Yay! The weekend of St. Patrick's day is upon us and it has been a beautiful week in So Cal.  When the sun is shining and leprechauns are running amuck, the only thing on my mind is a Shamrock Shake.  McDonalds coined this lovely…
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Drunken Gummy Bears

When i'm invited to party, the first thing that pops in my head is what am I going to bring?  Alcohol? A treat?  Then jello shots pop in my head, but that seems almost to "collegey" now.  Then after some brainstorming with my…