Posts tagged ‘chia seed pudding’

March 11th, 2014

Mocha Chia Seed Pudding

by Lauren

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Chris hates coffee, but he will take a quick shot of espresso in one gulp to get a boost. I think the fancy new coffee machine by parents got me for my birthday is wearing him down, bit by bit. Soon, I’ll have him sipping a whole cup slowly on Saturday mornings with me.

I thought adding chocolate to coffee would help ease him into it. My math skills failed me yet again though: chocolate + anything = great. Nope, … Read more...

May 13th, 2013

Campfire Hash {with peppers, sweet potato, & spicy chicken sausage}

by Chrissy

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For a weekend trip, my boyfriend, Rob, and I ventured up the California coast for a surf safari/camping trip.

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On the way up we stopped at San Onofre for a little of this action.

JalamaCamping_LYK1We made a few more pit stops along the way, at one of which my car battery decided to die. That wasn’t so fun, but what’s an adventure without a few things going wrong?

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Finally, at dusk, we reached our destination at Jalama Beach, which is … Read more...

May 1st, 2013

Spiced Ginger Pear Chia Seed Pudding

by Lauren

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Some of the best recipes we make are inspired by borrowing the flavors from other foods that we know we love.

This is inspired by my mother-in-law-to-be’s Spiced Pear Skillet Cake. She has made this for a few occasions over the last couple years, and it never ceases to be everyone’s favorite part of the meal.

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I decided to use these same flavors in my chia seed pudding this week. I’ve been making a new chia seed pudding every week … Read more...

April 2nd, 2013

Tropical Chia Seed Pudding {Mango, Banana, Coconut}

by Chrissy

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Let’s be real for a minute. I bet that when you hear “pudding” you really hear “Snack Pack.”

It’s ok, me too. No shame in that. As kids, we didn’t know any difference.

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If you were lucky enough, those glorious little snackies appeared in our lunch bags, day after day, and were the most coveted item in the cafeteria, well, besides Gushers.

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Snack Packs reminds me of the legendary film, Billy Madison, and this clip. Great movie.

Now that … Read more...