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Ways to Wind Down after a Hike - platingpixels.com

Ways to Wind Down after a Hike

This post is sponsored by Michelob Ultra, but the content and opinions here are mine alone.  Hiking is one of my favorite activities. It combines things I like, fresh air, the outdoors and physical exercise into one complete activity that’s good for your body and mind. There’s plenty of trails in the Bay Area, so we hike at least every...

Pesto Garlic Rubbed Roasted Pork Sirloin - platingpixels.com

Pesto Garlic Rubbed Roasted Pork Sirloin

Enjoy a wholesome family dinner with this Pesto Garlic Rubbed Roasted Pork Sirloin and Potatoes. Garlic and fresh herb rubbed pork loin seared then roasted, topped with pesto sauce. This Pesto Garlic Rubbed Roasted Pork Sirloin recipe is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Smithfield. If you have been following me on Instagram, you may know I...

Vegan Vietnamese Tofu Spring Rolls - platingpixels.com

Vegan Vietnamese Tofu Spring Rolls

Wholesome Vegan Vietnamese Tofu Spring Rolls with only minutes of prep. Browned tofu with bell pepper, cucumber and basil in soft spring rolls. Served with a homemade Asian dipping sauce. This Vegan Vietnamese Tofu Spring Rolls post is brought to you by Morinaga Nutritional Foods, Inc. maker of Mori-Nu® Silken Tofu and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own. Besides...

Spring Date Idea: Simple Patio Picnic - platingpixels.com

Spring Date Idea: Simple Patio Picnic

Looking for spring date ideas? Try a simple patio picnic. Enjoy a fun and romantic picnic right in your own patio. All you need is a few supplies, wine and food pairings. Thank you Decoy for sponsoring this simple patio picnic post. Elevate your occasion with Decoy wines. Most of my favorite activities involve being outdoors—everything from hiking, relaxing on...

Creamy Rice and Crab Dip Appetizer recipe - platingpixels.com

Creamy Rice and Crab Dip Appetizer

Rice and Crab Dip appetizer made with canned wild-caught crab meat, mayo, cream cheese, lemon zest and juice, green onion, spices and tender cooked organic rice. This post is sponsored by Mahatma Rice. All opinions are mine alone. When you think of creamy dips, including rice may not first come to mind. However, after trying it with this Creamy Rice...

Lemon Herb Goat Cheese Ball recipe - platingpixels.com

Lemon Herb Goat Cheese Ball

This shop/post has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC., The Coca-Cola® Company, and NABISCO to create this Lemon Herb Goat Cheese Ball. All opinions are mine alone. #TheWinningBasket #CollectiveBias This Lemon Herb Goat Cheese Ball makes a quick party appetizer. Simply mix together goat cheese, cream cheese, lemon zest, sliced green onion, and fresh thyme and rosemary for perfect for...

One Pot Chicken Minestrone Soup recipe - platingpixels.com

One Pot Chicken Minestrone Soup

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Mazola® Corn Oil to create this One Pot Chicken Minestrone Soup. All opinions are mine alone. #SimpleSwap #CollectiveBias One Pot Chicken Minestrone is an easy wholesome soup. Seared chicken with carrots, celery, onion, green beans and spinach in a tomato-based broth with cannelloni and navy beans. Even though warmer weather...

Sheet Pan Honey Mustard Pork Chops with Potatoes recipe - platingpixels.com

Sheet Pan Honey Mustard Pork Chops with Potatoes

Sheet Pan Honey Mustard Pork Chops makes a quick and easy-to-clean weeknight meal. Boneless pork chops soaked in a sweet and tangy honey mustard sauce, then roasted with potatoes on a sheet pan. With a full-time job and a long commute, free time has become a lot more sacred. Luckily I can still enjoy cooking recipes like this Sheet Pan...

Italian One Pot Cod Fish Soup recipe - www.platingpixels.com

Italian One Pot Cod Fish Soup

Quick and healthy One Pot Cod Fish Soup is perfect for cold weather. Easy winter soup recipe with tomato, onion, bell pepper, garlic and cod whitefish. This One Pot Cod Fish Soup post was sponsored by Alaska Seafood as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. #AskForAlaska If the view...

Vegan Coconut Curry Tofu Stir-Fry recipe - platingpixels.com

Vegan Coconut Curry Tofu Stir-Fry

This Vegan Coconut Curry Tofu Stir-Fry is a dairy-free, gluten-free, lighten-up stir-fry. It’s full of protein, vegetables and healthy fats, creating a complete, wholesome meal. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser to create this Vegan Coconut Curry Tofu Stir-Fry. All opinions are mine alone. #ProgressIsPerfection #CBias #CollectiveBias Eating healthy sometimes requires a bit of...

Chorizo and Cheddar Quiche with Quinoa Crust recipe - platingpixels.com

Chorizo and Cheddar Quiche with Quinoa Crust

Chorizo and Cheddar Quiche is made with a quinoa and brown rice crust, filled with chorizo, egg, milk, cheese, green onion and spices. Bake into a wholesome, all-in-one breakfast quiche. This Chorizo and Cheddar Quiche recipe is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Minute® Ready to Serve. All opinions are mine alone. If you’re looking for a little variety...

Mini Raspberry Cheesecake Muffins

Easy Mini Raspberry Cheesecake Muffins make a fun Valentine’s Day themed dessert. From-scratch cheesecake filling over a thick graham cracker crust, topped with homemade raspberry sauce. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Conagra Brands to create this Mini Raspberry Cheesecake Muffins post. All opinions are mine alone. #YouPAMDoIt #PAMInControl #CollectiveBias Cheesecakes hold a special place in...