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Peanut Butter Cookies with Coconut Bacon and Chocolate Truffles

There’s a reason Joy the Baker is called Joy the Baker.  She’s a baker.  And she has very specific recipes.  That you are supposed to follow. Joy recently published these Peanut Butter Bacon and Dark Chocolate Cookies.  But I substituted Coconut Bacon so my vegetarian could eat them, and Dark Chocolate Truffles (because that’s the only chocolate we had in the

Nekter Juice Bar

Nekter Juice Bar is a franchise with locations all over Arizona, Colorado, Texas, Nevada, and of course, California.  I went to the one in West Hollywood, next door to Beauty Collection and Trust Salon… …which was recently remodeled. They’ve got plenty of drinks on the menu – both ready-to-go… …and fresh – these are the Pink Flamingo (dragon fruit, strawberries, pineapple, coconut

Quick Quinoa Salad

I made a giant batch of quinoa the other day… …and used 2 cups of it to make this delicious salad in under a minute – steamed broccoli/carrots, leftover salad dressing (from Greenleaf Gourmet Chophouse takeout) and Coconut Bacon. Served over Baby Spinach – this has pretty much been my lunch all week. I froze the rest of the batch –