Leah Rivers

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Favorite Pancakes (without eggs)

Recipe Notes<p>For more whole grains use whole wheat pastry flour or blend ¾ cup whole wheat flour and ½ cup all-purpose flour. Add 1-2 Tablespoons of …

Peanut Butter Oat Cookies With Salted Honey Buttercream Recipe

Thick and chewy peanut butter oat cookies sandwich a salted honey butter cream filling.<p><b>Notes:</b> The buttercream frosting can be tailored to your taste: add more salt if you like, and choose your favorite honey. Just use a honey with a strong flavor (such as wildflower or orange blossom) or else …

Vanilla Sprinkle Cookies Recipe

These vanilla cookies are covered in sprinkles, just like your local Italian-American bakery used to make.<p><i>adapted from Lottie and Doof</i><p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 cups (10 ounces) all purpose flour1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon salt3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room …

Bacon Cheeseburger Skillet Pizza

<b>dough</b><br>In a large bowl, combine water, yeast, honey and olive oil. Mix with a spoon, then let sit until foamy, about 10 minutes. Add in 2 1/2 cups …

Nutella Espresso Rolls

Blueberry Cheesecake Pie Recipe

For the Graham Cracker Crust:<p>2 cups graham cracker crumbs (about 9 whole graham crackers)<br>• 2 tablespoons light brown sugar<br>• ¼ teaspoon ground …

Mozzarella and Basil Bread

I tend to make a lot of dishes that involve tomatoes and basil during the summer, when my garden is full of fresh tomatoes. Caprese salad is one of …

Chocolate-Butterfinger Overflow Cheesecake and Some News!

Gosh. It's been two whole weeks since my last blog post and honestly, I don't know how time got away from me.<p>Well, yes I do.<p>I've been building sand …

Cookie Dough Cake

Southwest-Chipotle Chili Mac

When I was a kid, one of our family’s favorite meals, and one of the first things I learned how to make by myself, was a creation we called “Cowboy …

Strawberry Basil Sorbet

An overripe strawberry is one that is sweet and juicy, but starting to lose a little bit of its firmness. It’s not the kind of berry that you want to …

Applesauce Brownies

I bake brownies all the time because they are such a crowd pleaser, but every time that I bake a batch, someone will tell me that they just have to …

Need a Pick-Me-Up? Try This Coconut-Kale-Ginger Juice Recipe

My favorite way to start my day is with a glass of freshly pressed juice that I make at home in my kitchen with the help of my trusty juicer. …

5 Easy School Lunch Ideas That Are Healthy, Too

Colorful and bite-size fresh fruit and veggies are not only fun to eat they are healthy – rich in anti-oxidants, nutrients and vitamins.<p>If you pack …

Cookies n' Cream Blondies

The combination of chocolate cookies with a vanilla cream filling is so good that it’s not surprising that Oreos are the best selling cookie in the …

Handy Peach Pies

August 26, 2013<p>It’s time for pie.<p>And peaches.<p>Pretty little peachy hand pies.<p>Yeah, I’m not sure what’s happening today. Fruit and pie. Instead of …

Baking

13 Tricks to Wake Up Slimmer

We get it: You want to lose the jiggle but don't want to blacklist your favorite eats, count every single calorie, or overdose on gym hours. The …

How Clutter Cramps Your Productivity

Need a reason to purge your workspace? Writing on the ooomf blog, Mikael Cho gives us a good one: clutter makes you less productive.<p>How so? Because, as Princeton neuroscientists found out, the more stuff you have around you, the more each piece of stimulation competes for “neural …

Crock-Pot Chili Colorado

You can find recipes any place or anywhere; I am always looking for new recipes to try out. I adapted this recipe from Save Marts weekly ad; I served …

Army Wife Quotes

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How To Get A Flat Stomach | Women's Health

10 Ways to Get a Flat Stomach<p>These surprisingly simple flat-belly tricks will encourage your abs to come out of hiding<p>Beth Bischoff<p>Be the center of attention<p>For all the effort you've put into toning it—and for all the cupcakes you've given up to maintain it—your midsection should be as rock-hard as …

Treadmill Workouts

<b>Random Pickup</b> Tom Holland, a triathlete and physiologist in Darien, Connecticut, suggests watching a 30-minute TV program, like the nightly news. Increase your speed so that you're running hard (about 80 percent of your maximum) during the commercials. When Katie Couric returns, slow your pace to …