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    Liv’s Recipe: Lemon Squares

    Lemon squares have been one of my favorite desserts since I was little; I love just about anything lemon flavored! These bars are so easy to make and taste absolutely delicious! Personally, I think even the lemon haters out there would love these. The lemon flavor isn’t super overpowering, but if you want a little less “zing”, you can leave out the lemon zest. Ingredients: 2 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature 1/2 cup white sugar 2 cups flour 1/8 tsp. salt 6 eggs, room temperature 3 cups white sugar 2 Tbsp. grated lemon zest I cup lemon juice I cup flour powdered sugar for dusting Directions: Crust: Combine first 4…

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    Liv’ Recipes: Chicken Curry

    Some of the fondest memories I have with my best friend are cooking together and coming up with improved recipes. We’ve perfected chicken curry and it instantly became our favorite recipe. Whenever I make it, I’m instantly back in that small kitchen, singing along to Dean Lewis and dumping in ridiculous amounts of curry powder into our pan. Do certain foods or meals remind you of a person or a place? Not many things do that for me, but this delicious curry immediately reminds of my lovely friend and our college memories. This dish is too good to keep to myself, so here you go! Ingredients: 2 medium chicken breasts…

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    Liv’s Recipes: Healthy Breakfast Cookies

    I love breakfast food. Honestly, I would totally eat breakfast food for every meal if I could! When I wake up in the mornings, I instantly crave something sweet, but finding a healthy alternatives to sugary cereals and deceivingly “healthy” muffins is so difficult. This simple healthy breakfast cookie recipe is already gluten-free, refined sugar-free and paleo! I guess eating a cookie for breakfast isn’t so bad after all! Ingredients: 2 ripe bananas 1/2 cup almond butter 1/4 cup Water 1 tbsp Vanilla extract 1 cup Almond flour 1 tsp Baking powder 1 tsp Cinnamon 1/2 tsp Salt 1/4 cup Raisins 1/4 cup Coconut 1/4 cup Walnuts 1/4 cup Dark chocolate chips Directions: Line cookie sheets with parchment paper and preheat oven…

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    Liv’s Recipes: Healthy Overnight Oats

    I know overnight oats are not the most groundbreaking of breakfast recipes, but I’ve been experimenting with some healthier options for breakfast and loved how easy and delicious this recipe is! So instead of breaking down each step into multiple paragraphs and telling you everything you don’t want to know about overnight oats, here’s the recipe: Ingredients: 1 cup old-fashioned rolled oats 1 Tbsp. chia seeds (you could use more if you really love chia seeds.) 1 medium ripe banana, mashed 1 1/4 cups almond milk (or any other milk of choice) dash of cinnamon (really however much you want, my “dash” ends up being more like 1/2 teaspoon or…