Welcome to this week’s Seven for Saturday!   1 –  The Best Muffins Ever   Last night Tori, my stepdaughter, made a batch of these muffins and since then, her dad and I have not been able to stop eating them. They are the best muffins I have ever tasted. I confess I’m eating another one as I type this. They’re moist with a slightly crunchy top. Sweet, but not overly so, and very satisfying.…

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Happy Saturday and welcome to another Seven for Saturday! It is has been a particularly unnerving week for our country and the world. Lately I have to steel myself before turning on the news or even looking at my Facebook feed. It seems there is no end to the turmoil, tension and anger. Today’s post will hopefully be a pleasant distraction for you – and me. I know I seek out diversions when I feel…

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Summer 2015 has come to a close. And what a summer it’s been! From celebrating my husband’s 50th birthday with an unforgettable two-week Southern California road trip to the devastating and tragic fire season that has ravaged Northern California, it’s been a summer for the memory books. I like to end each season with a look back at all the good, all the not-so-good and take stock. Just for fun today, I’d like to share some of…

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It’s just shy of three weeks into the new year and for many of us, our commitments to the resolutions we set less than a month ago are already beginning to fade. Worry not! Help is here. You may recall my recent post, 10 Expert Tips for Sticking to Your Fitness Resolutions, in which fitness and health guru and my dear friend, Debra Devincenzi of DevBody, gave us helpful tips for keeping us fit and active in…

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While many people are getting away for the three-day Memorial Day weekend, I stayed home with my family, went for walks, ran errands, and cooked! Saturday, I spent almost the entire day in the kitchen making, among other things, cauliflower pizza crusts. Each time I post a photo on Facebook of my latest cauliflower pizza I get people asking me for the recipe, and happily I give it to them. This time I decided to take photos…

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