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Morning Mix recipe: Baked Taco Chicken Fingers

Baked Taco Chicken Fingers from McCormick & Co. is my Morning Mix recipe of the week. Both kids and adults will love these taco-flavored chicken fingers. Baked, not fried, they are loaded with southwestern flavor. Serve with carrot sticks and applesauce for a fast weeknight meal. You can find more ... Read More »

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The Subaru BRZ has still got it!

The Subaru BRZ has been around since 2012, so I have driven the car a number of time. Each time, I am still surprised by how much fun the BRZ is to drive. The same goes for the Toyota FRS because it is basic the same car. The vehicle was ... Read More »

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October Crazy Travel Roundup

October, the smell of fall, as well as the smell of craziness, is in the air. This time of year the road warrior looks forward to the holidays and a less hectic travel schedule. Yet the nutjobs trudge forward full-force. Right out the gate, we’re hitting you where it hurts. ... Read More »

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Where do you get your health information?

We now live in an age where we talk about true facts versus fake facts. The first is redundant; the second is an oxymoron. If a fact is indeed, a fact, then it must be true. To make intelligent, reasoned decisions in all areas of our lives, whether in health, ... Read More »

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Eating simplified

Over our kitchen pantry door hangs a sign with one word on it: simplify. It is my reminder to try to avoid overcomplicating my life. It is one of those goals that is always a work in progress and never more so than in the area of what to eat. ... Read More »

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Girls In STEM and STEAM Make History Every Day

Girls In STEM and STEAM Make History Every Day by William Jackson Co-authors Tierra and Deyona Empowerment Resources, Inc. There are many events that encourage learning and reflection in life journey. Thousands if not millions of girls of color and culture across the United States and even the world have ... Read More »

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Three Cheese Veggie and Beef Calzone

Three Cheese Veggie and Beef Calzone is a great find from DairyGood.org. Oozing with Fresh From Florida flavor, the calzones are comfort food at its best. You can sub deli turkey or chicken for the beef or go all veggie. Three Cheese Veggie and Beef Calzone Yield: 6 servings 1 ... Read More »

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Mushroom and Kale Pesto Pasta with Toasted Hazelnuts

Mushroom and Kale Pesto Pasta with Toasted Hazelnuts is from PastaFits.org. A medley of mushrooms, kale pesto and whole-wheat pasta, this earthy and flavorful pasta dish is a nutritional powerhouse. Mushroom and Kale Pesto Pasta with Toasted Hazelnuts Yield: 4 servings 2 cups packed chopped kale, stems removed 3 tablespoons ... Read More »

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Harissa-Spiced Radish and Carrot Lentil Salad

Harissa-Spiced Radish and Carrot Lentil Salad is recipe I found at www.dudafresh.com, the new, spiffed-up website for Duda Farm Fresh Foods. Duda has been growing fresh fruits and vegetables for nearly 100 years. At the improved website you can learn more about the importance of this Central Florida-based company and ... Read More »

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