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Apple Spice Cupcakes with Caramel Frosting

May 9, 2013 Dessert

Happy Thursday! These apple spice cupcakes, this blog post, and I have a lot in common. We all happen to be short and sweet. This is not up for debate. 🙂 I don’t mean to go on and on about how crazy life is, but I’ll  just say we are ALL counting the minutes until […]

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Doing the (Lowfat) Chai Chai

December 21, 2012 Beverages
Lowfat Chai Tea -- Juggling With Julia

I’m so far from a tea drinker that I thought that Chai was a type of tea leaf, like green, black, and oolong. Boy, was I wonderfully, amazingly wrong! I wish someone had said to me a long time ago, “Jules, this is the most creamy, delicious tea treat you’ll ever have. Oh, and by the way? […]

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Shrimp and Broccoli Stir-Fry

December 3, 2012 Main Meals
Shrimp and Broccoli Stir Fry -- Juggling With Julia

Ahoy! It was that time again. Time to wake of some of those little shrimpies in the freezer and eat ’em up. I wanted something saucy and flavorful and packed with veggies. Light and quick and easy to make. And something that the whole famdamily would like. Is that SO MUCH to ask? Yes, normally […]

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Express Lane: Shrimp and Bok Choy Stir Fry

October 10, 2012 Main Meals

Picture me, standing alongside the dinner table, proudly holding up in the air my chef’s knife in one hand and favorite nonstick cook pan in the other. I am, of course, backlit for effect, with the view angled so that I appear 8 feet tall.  Do you need a caption? “TRIUMPHANT” That’s how I felt Saturday night after […]

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Roasted Cinnamon Sweet Potatoes

January 30, 2012 Vegetables

When I think ‘sweet potato’ my mind automatically jumps to Clark Kent.  Yes, this colorful spud has a lot in common with that nattily dressed, bespectacled Super Hero. It is a Super Food if ever there was one, packed with powerful good stuff — Vitamin, A, carotenoids, fiber, Vitamin C, and even some calcium. It’s considered one […]

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