Low Carb Peanut Butter Cheesecake Bites

My mom makes AMAZING peanut butter balls every holiday season. I request them as much as I can even when it’s not the Holidays. But, boy, do they do a number on the calories. So I took it upon myself to figure out a low carb version

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Sweet Potato Quinoa Chilli

Not to toot my own horn, but I make a really good chili (toot! toot!). But I never gave it any additions – no noodles, especially no beans. It just wasn’t my preference.

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To me, basically chili is a good sauce and some ground beef. From there you can add whatever you would like to the top – sour cream, onions, crackers, cheese, the lists go on and on. But I’ve always wanted to enhance those flavors.

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Apple Pecan Salad with Apple Cider Vinaigrette

Oddly enough the fall is more about salads for me than any other season. Our social schedule seems to pick up a bit, life isn’t the laid back days of summer anymore, and the holidays are right around the corner. So when it comes to easy, quick, healthy meals I can throw together on a weeknight or before we run to an event on the weekends – salads is our choice.

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Banana Split Icebox Cake

 Fall is right around the corner with its cooler temps, pumpkin spice, and beautiful foliage. But I’m just not quite ready to give up on summer with its warm breezes, rushing waters, and easy desserts yet.

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I found my inspiration for the recipe I’m going to share with you today here while perusing Pinterest one day for ways to use up all the extra graham crackers I had from making smores. It has instantly become a big hit among co-workers, friends, and family! My favorite thing about this recipe is how easy it is to change it up. If you don’t like pineapple – just simply don’t add them, or put in more bananas.

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