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Apple Cranberry Baked Oatmeal

March 23, 2014 Appetizers & Snacks

Blessed be friends with a sharing spirit. Because of this blog, I’m constantly showered with recipes, stories, questions, and bacon (an entire category in itself). It’s no surprise that’s where some of JWJ’s best recipes got their start. I tweak them here and there, to accommodate my tastes and my pantry, but it’s unlikely they […]

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Cranberry Feta Orzo Salad

November 21, 2013 Appetizers & Snacks

Every day my son, Casey, moves closer and closer to a mostly-vegetarian life. He literally craves salads (most recently this Cranberry Feta Orzo Salad), and most of the time could take a pass on whatever animal protein might be featured for the evening. Let’s be clear. There are all kinds of vegetarians. He’ll be the kind that drinks a […]

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Whole Grain Oatmeal Cookies with Cranberries and Chocolate

June 7, 2013 Appetizers & Snacks
Whole Grain Oatmeal Cookies -- Juggling With Julia

Good morning, my sweet friends! You can file these Whole Grain Oatmeal Cookies under ‘A’ for amazing 🙂 A soft, sweet cookie full of some of my favorite stuff — mini chocolate chips, cinnamon, clove, and blueberry-flavored dried cranberries. Thank you, Ocean Spray, for creating these little bites of sweetness. The very first time I […]

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Heart-healthy Pumpkin Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

November 27, 2012 Healthy Lifestyle

Hello holiday revelers! Did you wake up yesterday feeling all Black Monday after a weekend of indulging? Good for you if not 🙂 But, for the rest, have I got a yummy way for you to get back on track!  It’s a cookie that is SO HEALTHY, you could actually call it…breakfast?! A no-guilt way to […]

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Cranberry Walnut Chicken Salad

February 10, 2012 Sandwiches/Lunch

The transformation of my chicken salad recipe over time could easily be a metaphor for my life and journey as a person. In my not-that-adventurous 20’s, on the rare occasion I actually made chicken salad, I would add light mayonnaise and maybe celery if we happen to have any.  Truth be told, I was more of […]

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