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Extra Cheesy Broccoli Cheese Soup Recipe & Cheddar Pop Tarts

Last week we celebrated National Cheddar day with Tillamook on Instagram and I can’t get over how amazing this broccoli cheese soup recipe turned out. I’ve never actually made this at home before, I’ve only ever devoured it from a giant bread bowl at Panera and indulged in the fact that I was basically eating cheese fondue mixed with a few sprigs of broccoli. But this soup changed that experience for me. Yes, it’s still rich and creamy with a ton of cheesy goodness, but it’s also light enough to keep it from turning into a cheat meal. 

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Cleaning Products that Bring Joy

If you’re one of those people who gets motivated to work out with buying new workout clothes, then I bet you’re also the type who finds an excuse to clean when you get new cleaning tools. Unless, that’s just me… but surely I can’t be alone in my endeavor to have pretty and functional cleaning

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Sugar Free Nutella Hazelnut Bread Pudding

Yep, starting this recipe off with an anecdote. This was supposed to be a French toast bake, which Jan had declared was her new favorite breakfast casserole. I was trying to piggy back off of the fame of our Blueberry Brioche French Toast Bake with this sugar-free Sola Bread, but ended up declaring this a 

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Creative FAGE Plain Greek Yogurt Mix Ins

This post is sponsored by FAGE; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. This is a big year- not only is it a new decade but I also turn 30 in August. It almost doesn’t feel right, internally I still feel 17 but the calendar doesn’t lie. I’ve made a resolution to myself to

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Brown Butter Chocolate Walnut Banana Bread

I had a difficult time whether to categorize this banana bread recipe as breakfast or dessert. On one hand, I think we can all agree that banana bread is really a banana cake that we deem acceptable to eat for breakfast. On the other hand, no one can accept eating cake for breakfast as a

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The Best Places to Buy a Rug

Generally, rugs are expensive, and expensive purchases create a lot of “hemming and hawing” on my part, particularly because I’m obsessed with getting a good deal. Now that we’ve finished the bulk of ourhome renovation, I’ve been obsessed with covering up our newly finished 120-year-old floors with rugs. For someone who has been relatively commitment-averse

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Grapefruit Rosemary CBD Cocktail

If you’ve wondered if the magic of CBD is worth it, this cocktail recipe could just sway you to try it. Please source CBD oil from a reputable place like a doctors office or a high quality smoke shop. Be warned that CBD is not a magic drug that can cure all ailments and be

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20 Tips on How to Spend Less Money in the New Decade

At the top of everyone’s New Years’ resolution you’ll probably find something regarding money. I think the best thing you can do for yourself is to save on expensive habits and spend less by recreating it at home. This year, I’m challenging you to #SpendLess20 with these 20 tips on how to reduce your spending

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Coffee Shop-Inspired Morning Routine

This post has been sponsored by Eight O’Clock Coffee; thanks for supporting the brands that we partner with. All opinions are my own. If you’ve been following along with our #SpendLess20 New Year challenge, you’ll know that cutting specialty coffee runs out of the budget is a huge part of the challenge! But, just because

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