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Is it possible to make different flavored cake rusks? | Ask The Chef #10

We had an interesting Ask The Chef question submitted by a reader recently!  Since it was related to baking and Chef John’s focus has been Culinary Arts, we

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5 Easy Steps to Create an Awesome Slideshow with Your Best Photos

You know all those photos we take every day and then sort of forget about them or never find time to do something with them?  You will love this new slideshow feature from Fotor! Disclosure: This post

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Come See Why the USA Pro Cycling Challenge Chooses @PolarBottle to stay #Hydrated and Enter to #Win!

If you enjoyed our review of Polar Bottle water bottles not long ago, here is your chance to enter to win one and try it out for

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Maple Roasted Parsnips Fall Side Dish Recipe

Fall Flavors: Maple Roasted Parsnips, Apples and Red Onions | Secret Recipe Club

My fellow fall fans will love my Secret Recipe Club reveal this month!  Reveal day always seems to come back around quickly.  This time especially, I suppose,

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Messy Beautiful Love Book

Could Your Marriage Survive THIS?

We exchanged words for a while, but at the end of the day, I had nothing left to offer him but soiled rags, words of remorse that he couldn’t rely on, and promises where all trust was gone. My eyes were swollen from

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Blogger Registration Open for Giveaway Opps ~ Limited Spots!

UPDATE!  Registration for this event is now closed.  If you would be interested in future opportunities for giveaway events, please email Anne at beyondthefreshman15{at}gmail{dot}com.

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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge versus Cold Water Challenge

I am not Narcissist, a Milennial or Pro-Abortion… Why I did the Cold Water Challenge (Different from ALS Ice Bucket Challenge)

You can pretty much start the countdown … whenever something good takes off, here come the critics! Every. Time. Am I

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Cha!chos by Texas Pete Cha! a Perfect Tailgating Recipe

This post brought to you by CHA! by Texas Pete. All opinions are 100% mine. The countdown is on to the favorite time of year of every man alive: Football season!  And along with cheering on your favorite

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Importance of proper hydration

@PolarBottle Review: What if you’re not really sick, but thirsty from UCD? #Hydrate!

We all know how important drinking enough water is, but do we really know just how important it truly is? And do we really believe it? Doctors say that 75% of all

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Dark Chocolate Chunk Peanut Butter Blondies

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Blondies {Healthy!!}| Secret Recipe Club Reveal

It’s funny sometimes how things change isn’t it? What isn’t so funny are the changes the female body goes through with the experience of having a baby! One of

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5 Tips for Planning the Perfect Disney World Trip {Free Printable!}

So we are planning our first Walt Disney World Trip for the kids!  We wanted to wait until they were both old enough to really enjoy it and remember it, and we feel like

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The Freshman 15 Survival Guide Free on Amazon

Top-Rated Freshman 15 Survival Guide ~ Get It #Free #Kindle #KindleBooks

I have a confession. I’m slightly jealous of the rising freshmen heading off to college about now. Slightly. I don’t miss the academic part of being in school, the late

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