Category Archives: Late Night Snack

Eat as much “ice cream” as you want!

Share, if you dare…Tell me what you see when looking at this picture.  It looks like a creamy, cool bowl of ice cream with a velvety chocolate sauce, right? Wrong. This entire dish is made out of bananas, almond butter, … Continue reading

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RECIPE: Shakshuka what your mama gave ya!

Share, if you dare…Note: if you’re not a fan of eggs over easy, then Shakshuka just isn’t for you. Scrambled just doesn’t work in this dish. If you like your yolks a bit runny, then you’re in for an exceptional … Continue reading

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Show me how to make it for you baby

Share, if you dare…Mona came back from a trip to Spain, Germany and France recently. After three weeks, she returned with a glow in her face and also managed to even come back smaller. Just so you know, I think … Continue reading

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Five minutes to make this meal

Share, if you dare…So here’s the thing about food. You need it. Everyday. What you eat is entirely up to you, but let’s talk about all of your options. OPTION ONE: Spend tons of money eating out with ingredients that … Continue reading

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Almond Vanilla Smoothie

Share, if you dare…There are two schools of thought on smoothies.  School of Thought #1 by Cook This…Get Laid creator & wife: MONA.  “What woman doesn’t want a smoothie? I always want a sip full of good flavor, sometimes slightly … Continue reading

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The Healthy Chocolate and Wine Combination

Share, if you dare…Yes, you read that correctly, wine and chocolate can do some good things for your body. I wrote about these health benefits of combining chocolate and wine together on the Huffington Post a few years back. So I … Continue reading

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What Men & Women REALLY Want For Valentine’s Day

Share, if you dare…What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the phrase, Valentine’s Day? WOMEN:¬†Chocolate! MEN:¬†Oh shit. I know it sounds harsh. But I mince garlic and not words on my blog. Many women have high expectations … Continue reading

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Romance & grilled cheese

Share, if you dare…On Saturday night, my husband made me a grilled cheese sandwich. I was knee deep in blog writing mode, when my beloved sat a platter next to my laptop along with a glass of wine. I stopped … Continue reading

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Artichoke Spinach Dip, Dairy-Free & Delicious

Share, if you dare…Artichoke spinach dip is one of those creations that doesn’t last long, and especially a Superbowl party. There’s good reason to go crazy over it. It’s creamy, slightly salty, rich and all about comfort. Don’t let the … Continue reading

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You Can’t Mess This Up: Gluten-Free Lemon Yogurt Bread

Share, if you dare…Here’s a few words on quick breads: you can’t mess them up. They are forgiving, easy, cheap, fast and the kind of thing that rocks your world on a cold day in January. Just follow these steps: … Continue reading

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