Buddha’s Herbs Wings Tea {Review}

buddhaherbwingteaI have been a huge fan of Buddha’s Herbs Tea for almost a year now. Remember the review I did with different types of teas? Recently, they launched a new tea called “Wings Tea” and asked me if I wanted to try it out. Being an avid tea drinker and someone who enjoys Buddha’s Herbs Tea, I obviously obliged as Wings Tea is green tea blended with ginger, cinnamon, lemongrass and cardamom. It’s like drinking green tea + chai together which are two of my favorite things combined into one! … 

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How To Enjoy Holiday Guilt-Free?

I was at a holiday party this past weekend and naturally I was standing next to food with some people  who were equally enthusiastic about food too. As we caught up on our lives with a cookie in our hands, we all had a long conversation on ‘overeating/feeling guilty/indulging/cleansing after holidays etc which stuck with me for… 

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Brown Butter Cardamom Cookies

I had a blast participating in Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap last year because what is not to love about exchanging cookies and donating for a great cause – they are partnering with COOKIES FOR KIDS’ CANCER, a national non-profit organization committed to funding new therapies used in the fight against pediatric cancer. Remember I made these Brown Butter… 

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Holiday Party Ideas (What I did Last Year)

Many of you have emailed me asking for ‘Holiday Party” ideas, easy appetizers, and decorations after I shared my Holiday Party Photo Essay last year. I had been patiently waiting for December to share and ’tis finally the season to get together with friends and families. My Holiday Party involved plenty of food, a photo-booth, and games in… 

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Reviewing 2014 Goals

Almost a year ago, I shared some goals  for 2014 with you guys and this is a good time to review them because believe it or not – we are in December! How the heck did we get here so quickly? This year was challenging, stressful, and successful in many ways but I survived! Out of… 

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Pumpkin Biscotti {whole wheat & chocolate covered}

Today is day three of my four-day long weekend and I feel more relaxed than ever right now. It’s weird waking up without the sound of the alarm…and taking my sweet time to crawl to the kitchen and simmer water for my tea. Currently, I am parked on my couch dunking pumpkin biscotti into my… 

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Favorite Food Memories

We are only a couple days away from Thanksgiving, a holiday that evokes pictures of feasts – turkey and pies, large gathering with loved ones, and football games playing in the background for many of us. It’s an ancient American holiday dating back to 1600’s to honor the early settlers, their harvest feast, and rain…. 

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