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POTS-friendly cooking including easy quick recipes with minimal standing

Blueberry Breakfast Cookies

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Breakfast + cookies= probably gonna be good.  My aunt found a great deal on blueberries yesterday and brought me a bunch!  I froze some and left the rest out for cereal and baking with now.  I posted a picture of one on my Facebook this morning and the people want the recipe.  This recipe comes from the blog Sally’s Baking Addiction, which is a favorite of mine for recipes!  She rarely disappoints. I didn’t plan on posting […]

Coffee Butter

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Not coffee with butter in it (which is a thing), but butter with coffee in it.  My sister-in-law sent me the recipe one day and told me make it and let her know if it’s any good.  Sometimes she has me preview recipes for her.  I just wait until I have a good day with minimal symptoms and a bit of energy, then it’s go time. This recipe is from Tastingtable.com. My only real gripe […]

Sex Coffee- Get the Recipe Here

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If you watched my latest live video on Chronic Illness on the Mighty’s Facebook page, then you might have heard me mention sex coffee.  Basically this is just a delicious drink that supports and enhances sex drive. First off, I didn’t make this recipe, I found it on yourtango.com The ingredients each have a component to increase sexual desire and libido.  The secret ingredient is an adaptogenic herb, Maca, which is an Aztec root known […]

Black Bean Patties; Step-by-Step

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This recipe is based off of the Pioneer Woman’s Black Bean Burger recipe, but I have modified it a bit.  In this house, Tom doesn’t prefer when I call something by a name that it isn’t and I don’t blame him.  I can’t stand when someone says pizza, and then in small print they mention that it’s a cauliflower crust or some other nonsense. For instance, there is no such thing as ‘veggie lasagna’.  He doesn’t […]

Bucket List Buche De Noel

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I first learned about a Yule Log cake, or a Buche De Noel in French, when I was in high school and taking French class.  We used to eat one for our French class Christmas party each year.  I took French one, two, and three so that’s three years of Buche De Noel.  Since then, I’ve always wanted to make one myself. The history of the yule log cake goes back to before the medieval era.  According […]

Fireball Fudge

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I know this is an authentic Fireball recipe because it melts the flesh on your fingers.   Ingredients 2- 11 oz bags of Ghirardelli white chocolate chips 14 oz can sweetened condensed milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup Fireball Whiskey red food coloring Directions Fill a small pot of water 1/4 of the way full and get it boiling. Grease an 8×8 baking pan and line with aluminum foil. Find a heat […]

‘Tis the Season for Eggnog Donuts

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Tom is strict about when Eggnog is allowed in the house.  You see, it doesn’t matter when it is available in the stores.  I started seeing it before Halloween, but it’s not technically allowed in the house until December 1st, but occasionally around Thanksgiving he’ll allow it. Now that it is officially legal to have it in the house, it’s time for Eggnog everything. I woke up today feeling not amazing and not excited about the […]

Fun with Funfetti- Donuts

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Like there is any other way to spend time with Funfetti… Anyways, thank God for Sally and her baking addiction.  If you aren’t familiar there is a wonderful blog out there called Sally’s Baking Addiction. This morning Carter and I made funfetti donuts.  Daddy is sleeping after working all night so it seemed like a nice quiet activity.  Plus, donuts. These are super simple and easy.  I’m gonna say they are moderately healthy compared to other […]

Cinnamon Roll Scones

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I made these yesterday.  My current fear is that someone might hook me up to a lie detector and ask how many I’ve eaten. I don’t generally condone a non-triangular scone.  I prefer them to be that shape, however I have spent time traveling in the land of scones (England and Ireland) and well, they usually are not triangular. This particular scone is a very sticky mess and would not be much fun to try […]

Easy One Dish Dinner

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Last night I tried something new for dinner and I’m a fan.  Because I’m a good person, when I find something delicious and easy to throw together, I share it with all of you good people. First things first: while you’re drinking your morning coffee, take some chicken out of the freezer. Next, check your fridge for veggies.  If you come up empty, resort to the cupboards. I happened to have broccoli and peppers in my […]