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I love the convenience of making meals in a jar! It's a great way to have a quick meal ready to go sitting on your pantry shelf or in your food storage area. You can make them in either a quart size mason jar or a pint size mason jar. Since there are 2 of us, we chose the pint size recipe. You can serve in a soft taco shell, as a taco salad, or... Read more →

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When I first received my can of Thrive Life cheese, I tried it right out of the can and knew I would never need to buy cheese from the store again! Once I refreshed it, that was confirmed. As you'll hear in the video, my dog Rio is impatiently waiting for some cheese. He loves it as a little treat and I can give him several pieces so he thinks he's getting LOTS of treats... Read more →

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Saving time in the kitchen is HUGE! If you're like me, you want to eat healthier but not spend a lot of time cooking. It can be tough! Thrive Life offers 3 freeze dried chicken choices that will make your life easier. Well, at least your cooking easier. You'll be able to create healthy meals all without the hassle and mess of raw chicken. As I mentioned in the video, the chopped chicken is our... Read more →

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I've used this recipe for salt free taco seasoning for years. I honestly don't even remember what the packaged taco seasoning tastes like because it's been that long. BUT, what I do remember is that "salt" feeling. I'm all about reducing our sodium intake and there are easy little ways to do it, like this quick taco seasoning you can toss together. When I make my own salt free taco seasoning, I also don't have... Read more →

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Kale. It's one of those items that you either love or hate but either way, you know you should include it in your diet. If you're looking at all the greens, Kale is the King Kong of super healthy greens. Kale is high in fiber and water. Both of these help prevent constipation and promote regularity and a healthy digestive tract. It also contains B vitamins, and vitamin C, which promotes iron absorption which is... Read more →

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This recipe comes from the Thrive Life Pulled Pork Chef Pack and will not disappoint! If you decide to go with the Pulled Pork Chef Pack, you'll receive 7 recipe cards with the pack and this recipe is officially called "Open-Faced Pulled Pork Sandwich." The recipe card and ingredients list 3 ways you can make this. You can serve it with homemade bread. Can you smell that baking right now? I love homemade bread but... Read more →

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Are you a fan of Clam Chowder? If so, you're going to want to try this recipe! It's from Chef Todd and features Thrive Bechamel Sauce. It takes 10 minutes to prepare and 30 minutes cooking time. Thrive Bechamel Sauce is the secret ingredient to making creamy white sauce in minutes. It has made my life easier and you can use it many ways. Want fettuccine Alfredo, cheese sauce, or potato soup? Use Bechamel Sauce!... Read more →

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I saw this meme and literally LAUGHED OUT LOUD! Now I wasn't a country kid growing up but I was a kid whose mom had an amazing garden every summer. Even though every year she thought she scaled the number of green bean plants down, we still had a MILLION green beans! No kidding! If you ever had the pleasure of cleaning them as a child or maybe you still clean them, you know what... Read more →

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Yay! They're back! This is the time to stock up on your favorite Thrive Life Lemonade Mix and Thrive Life Limeade Mix as they only come around in the summer. Delicious and easy to use. These are for more than just making drinks! Even though they do make yummy summery drinks and we have some recipes for you below. You can also treat these as using lemon juice or lime juice! Yep! Isn't that handy?... Read more →

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