Tag Archives: healthy

Berry & Honey Breakfast


Having just returned from the BlogHerFood’14 conference in Miami Beach and having eaten way more food than any one person should in a few short days I’m trying to get back to the norm.  This is not a recipe per-se but … Continue reading

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Honey Balsamic Reduction


I am beside myself intoxicated with this recipe.  Honey alone is intoxicating, yet blending it with white balsamic and fennel pollen transforms it to an intoxicatingly, heavenly sauce that I drizzled over roasted red beets. Reduction concentrates the flavors and … Continue reading

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Chewy Nutty Honey Bars


Are you looking for a healthy breakfast or snack food?  This is it!  These Chewy Nutty Honey Bars are exactly that.  Healthy and perfect for a mid-day snack or on the go breakfast.  The  best feature of this recipe is … Continue reading

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Red Raspberry Beet Brownies


In early June I attended the BlogHer Food Conference in Austin.  I had a blast! I mingled with  some interesting, creative, and friendly bloggers from all over the country, sampled some yummy food from the sponsors, brought home bags full … Continue reading

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A Better Muffin


In the short time I spent in the kitchen these last few days I whipped up these healthy, fruity, tasty muffins.  They are like a ray of sunshine in The Orange Bee kitchen.  Let me share with you why these … Continue reading

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A Little Sweet Treat


Home sweet home!  Miss T and I had a great time away from home but it is always sweet to come home.  We had some fantastic “girl” time while down in Austin.  Austin is a beautiful town, vibrant, busy, and … Continue reading

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Avocado & Mango Salad


So avocado is green, right?  Right!  Mango does not come from anywhere near where I live but I went for it anyway, as they looked unblemished, plump and juicy!  Today’s post of Avocado & Mango Salad is a delicious way … Continue reading

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More Soup For Supper


I’m happy to report that “Miss T” is on the road to recovery.  It was touch and go for a while as not only was her mouth achy but being restricted to a soft diet was hampering her energy level. … Continue reading

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One Batch Of Cookies


Ahhhh, tis’ the season – for baking cookies.  Have you ever hosted a “cookie exchange”?  Every year I consider hosting one but I’ve never followed through with it.  And to remain status quo, I’m not hosting one this year either. … Continue reading

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My Favorite Color


With fall upon us I’m thinking about soups.  Not heavy, hearty ones like we crave in the winter; but nutritious, simple bowls of soup.  Sometimes an uncomplicated bowl of soup just fits the bill, perhaps with a crusty loaf of … Continue reading

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