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    Mixed Greens and Berries Salad with Poppy Seed Vinaigrette Dressing {Guest Post}

    I’ve had berries in a salad before, but not quite like this.  This guest post, by Sue Mertl, uses fresh berries, apples and greens to create a beautiful salad.  Sue tops it off with a tasty salad dressing.  Be sure to check out Sue’s blog, The Chelsea Project for more of her creations.  See her information below.  Enjoy. Nothing says fresh quite like fruit atop salad greens. This is especially true when the fruit is primarily fresh berries. Depending on where you live, fresh berries are entering their peak seasons. This recipe, created by Yours Truly, is so easy and extra special because the fruit combinations can be switched out…

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    Orange Lovers Recipes

    Many people love citrus.  Some like to eat fresh citrus fruits for breakfast and as a snack.  Some like citrus flavor in their foods.  I was searching for some new and interesting citrus flavor recipes on Pinterest.  We all know that everything can be found on Pinterest.  And I came across some very delicious looking items.  Sunburst Smoothie picture courtesy of Family Fresh Meals This is a nice smoothie recipe that incorporates orange juice and carrots.  There is also additional citrus flavor from mango and pineapple.  I’m not a fan of pineapple because of the texture.  But I don’t mind it in this recipe since everything is blended.  The flax…

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    Olive Garden Bread Pudding

    I went to Olive Garden Saturday evening for dinner with my brothers and a friend.  They are having a ‘2 for $25’ promotion at this time.  I must say that it is a great deal for dining out.  You get two appetizers or a shared dessert, unlimited soup or salad and entrĂ©es for two (select entrĂ©es only). Be sure to ask for more soup, salad or bread sticks.  They don’t usually take the initiative to replenish these items at your table.  The meal was great.  If you haven’t tried the Crispy Risotto Balls, do so ASAP.  They are my favorite appetizers, crispy on the outside and creamy, cheesy on the inside. …