10 Fall Parmesan Pairings with Parmigiano Reggiano
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10 Fall Parmesan Pairings with Parmigiano Reggiano

I was never a fan of Parmesan cheese until I had authentic Parma in Italy for the first time in 2011. Sadly, it’s been 2 years since I enjoyed the “real deal” so I must extend a huge thanks to Parmesan for sending me this sumptuous treat to experience once again! I’ve so enjoyed incorporating Parmigiano Reggiano into my favorite recipes lately so I wanted to share with you the top 10 ways I pair Parma with my favorite Fall food!

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4 Essential Time-Saving Kitchen Gadgets Under $25!
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4 Essential Time-Saving Kitchen Gadgets Under $25!

My dream life consists of getting up at 6am and having a good hour to make, sit down, and eat a beautiful breakfast, sip my coffee and read the paper, all while still in my dressing gown. Currently, I get up between 4:30 and 5, eat my instant oatmeal while putting on makeup and pray my hot tea cools down enough for me to gulp down before heading out the door! I will probably never reach my nirvana bliss, but that doesn’t mean I can’t still have breakfast, a healthy lunch prepped for mid-day, and my morning coffee before arriving at…

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4th of July Chicken Biscuit Bombers Recipe
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4th of July Chicken Biscuit Bombers Recipe

I don’t know about you but I always seem to have less time on my hands as Summer progresses! I seriously started thinking about my 4th of July plans and menu less than a week ago and now I’m scrambling to play catch-up before the weekend! Innovation is usually born of necessity and this recipe is no exception! This flavor-packed twist on the classic Southern Chicken Biscuit staple is sure to be a favorite with grown-ups as well as kids (and especially you Mamas and hostesses!) because it’s ridiculously easy to throw together! Grab the ingredients from the nearest Kroger…

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Gluten Free Chocolate Bliss Cake
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Gluten Free Chocolate Bliss Cake

Instead of a ‘cheat day,’ or even ‘cheat meal,’ I’ve decided to try enjoying one ‘cheat item’ per week to keep myself on a healthy eating lifestyle track. Early last week I was trying to decide what my special Saturday treat was going to be and realized it wasn’t really a reward for hard work to ingest something that would take away from all my progress during the week! I wanted to trigger those foodie pleasure centers without derailing myself and going on a junk bender! I’m the type of person who can’t dip their toes in bad habits —…

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Baked Apple Maple Bacon Brussels Sprouts Recipe
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Baked Apple Maple Bacon Brussels Sprouts Recipe

I’ve been trying my darndest to add more cruciferous vegetables to my diet, but as a Southerner it’s imperative my food not be bland, so it’s been an adventure to produce dishes that not only taste good, but retain their health integrity! Another nutrition goal I have is to include as many macro nutrients in each meal as possible to make sure I’m eating enough of the right kinds of food. This Brussels Sprouts dish is not only flavorful but is also packed with protein, fiber, and the healthy kind of carbs and calories!

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