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Cookie Showdown! Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies vs Browned Butter Toffee Chocolate Chip

Chocolate Chip Cookie SHOWDOWN! So, 2020 has been a mess. But cookies make things better... I mean, right? So Mandy and I decided to have a cookie showdown. Which is better? You decide.    Mandy's Pumpkin Chocolate Chip:  These cookies are super soft, cakey, and very moist so they keep best in a ziplock bag in the fridge! Let them cool completely on a rack before storing or they have a tendency to stick to each other. Ingredients: 1 cup canned pumpkin (drain excess liquid in a strainer lined with cheesecloth for at least an hour!) 1 cup white sugar ½ cup vegetable oil 1 egg 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice (or some...

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Fiery Fermentation Shot

by Mandy Osborn Today I wanted to share a recipe I’ve concocted to benefit my gut health. I feel like every other new health article I come across has something to say about healing or taking care of your gut and all the good bacteria that lives in it, but to be honest I feel like I’ve been way ahead of the curve on this for a couple of years now! I used to constantly buy kombucha- not only for its health benefits, but also because I loved the taste and the delightful bubbly-ness of the drink. Eventually, I realized that it’s kinda expensive to buy bottles upon bottles of kombucha and was determined to start making my own. Thankfully, I was able to find someone that was...

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