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Soft and extra chewy cookies loaded with white chocolate chips, macadamia nuts and coconut. These Tropical White Chocolate Chip Cookies are bursting with citrus flavor – a wonderful small-batch recipe!
#recipesforone   #cookie   #chocolate   #recipe  
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/recipe/small-batch-tropical-white-chocolate-chip-cookies/
TO PIN - https://www.pinterest.com/pin/270497521348189878/
FOR OTHER SINGLE SERVING RECIPES - http://zagleft.com/
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Delicious Frosted Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars easily made in the slow cooker then topped with a rich and creamy buttercream frosting…
#AllClad   #slowcooker   #dessert   #chocolate  
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/food/slow-cooker-frosted-chocolate-chip-cookie-bars/
PIN - https://www.pinterest.com/pin/270497521347612215/
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Small Batch Trail Mix Cookies,  buttery and chewy in the middle yet crispy around the edges.  Packed with healthy ingredients and so much easier to eat than trail mix!
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/food/small-batch-trail-mix-cookies/
TO PIN - https://www.pinterest.com/pin/270497521347488238/
#smallbatch   #cookies   #trailmix   #recipe  
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Sounds like the perfect combination!

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Rich and luscious, gluten-free Flourless Chocolate Cake For Two served with a light and delicate Strawberry Whipped Cream, it’s the perfect dessert to serve this Valentine’s Day!
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/food/flourless-chocolate-cake-for-two-with-strawberry-whipped-cream/
TO PIN - https://www.pinterest.com/pin/270497521347445090/
#valentineday   #dessertsfortwo   #dessert   #chocolate   #recipe   #glutenfreerecipes  
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I love those flavors together!
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Rich, creamy and super fluffy Peanut Butter Marshmallow Cream Pie made with peanut butter and marshmallow fluff.  Also known as a Fluffernutter Pie, this almost no-bake dessert is going to become one of your favorites! +Kraft Recipes 
#peanutbutter   #dessert   #recipeoftheday   #recipe  
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/food/peanut-butter-marshmallow-cream-pie/
TO PIN - https://www.pinterest.com/pin/270497521347265064/
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Traditional New Orleans Style Bread Pudding for Two made with French bread, milk, eggs, sugar and spices served with a rich and creamy Whiskey Sauce...
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/food/new-orleans-style-bread-pudding-with-whiskey-sauce-for-two/
#NewOrleans   #whiskey   #dessert   #datenight   #recipe  
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This Catfish with Fennel and Tomatoes is packed with flavor! A quick, easy and healthy single serving meal.
#recipe   #seafood   #singleserving   #recipesforone  
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/recipe-for-one/catfish-with-fennel-and-tomatoes-for-one/
TO PIN - https://www.pinterest.com/pin/270497521348048040/
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This Catfish with Fennel and Tomatoes is packed with flavor! A quick, easy and healthy single serving meal.
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The Fairview is Austin’s newest Bed & Breakfast.  This beautiful Inn is located in the heart of downtown Austin and features Austin’s only entirely gluten-free kitchen! #travel   #austintx   #bedandbreakfast   #glutenfree   +The Fairview 
http://zagleft.com/travels/the-fairview-bed-breakfast-in-austin/
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Banana Oat Pecan Muffins, a muffin recipe I guarantee your whole family will love!
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/food/banana-oat-pecan-muffins/
TO PIN - https://www.pinterest.com/pin/270497521347537841/
#easyrecipes   #banana   #breakfast   #snack  
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Chicken Fricassee For One – braised chicken with a rich, creamy sauce served over rice.  Hearty and delicious single-serving comfort food.
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/food/chicken-fricassee-for-one/
TO PIN - https://www.pinterest.com/pin/270497521347476967/
#chickenrecipes   #singleserving   #recipesforone  
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Celebrate the season of Mardi Gras with these festive Mardi Gras Meringues. With a crisp outer shell and slightly chewy center, these delicate cookies will melt in your mouth.  Decorated with swirls of the Mardi Gras colors, these simple treats will bring a bit of the Fat Tuesday fun into your own home. 
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/food/mardi-gras-meringues/
PIN - https://www.pinterest.com/pin/270497521347334366/
#mardigras   #neworleans   #dessert   #recipe  +Visit New Orleans 
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A perfectly fried egg with crispy edges and a warm yolk running down the sides of a juicy steak is one of life’s simplest pleasures.  Enjoy it over a bed of seasoned roasted butternut squash in this easy-to-make recipe, Steak with Fried Egg For One...
RECIPE - http://zagleft.com/food/steak-with-fried-egg/
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  • ZagLeft
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    Joanie Zisk is a freelance recipe developer and food writer/photographer, and blogs at ZagLeft. She loves creating in the kitchen, traveling, a great bottle of wine and yoga. She is the author of College Meals - 30 Days of Recipes and has written for many online publications.
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Food Blogger | Wine Enthusiast | Travel Adventurer | College Student Meals Creator | Disney Lover | Inspiring 5 Young Lives | Hoping To One Day Live On A WInery
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Owner/Creator of ZagLeft, a food, wine and travel blog. Author of College Meals - 30 Days of Recipes Cookbook.

Joanie Zisk lives in the Houston area with her husband and kids. She’s the mother of five children who loves baking and creating in the kitchen. Joanie writes about her adventures in cooking and her other passion, traveling on her blog, ZagLeft. 

Having experience with four children in college, Joanie began a section on her blog specifically for college students providing easy, healthy and inexpensive recipes for one or two people. In her College Meal posts she walks people through easy recipes and cooking tips. 

Joanie has been featured in many online publications and has made numerous television appearances. She is also the author of the successful e-cookbook, “College Meals – 30 Days of Recipes.”

Many of her recipes have been featured in Woman's Day, Mom It Forward, AllParenting, ZipList, Tasty Kitchen, Foodgawker and The Huffington Post.

ZagLeft is always looking for new companies to partner with and media kits are available upon request

You can find me at my blog, "ZagLeft"




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Spray Painted Mason Jar Craft
www.azestybite.com

Get creative with this easy spray painted mason jar craft. The ribbon can be changed with the color of flowers.

22 Dorm-Friendly Recipe Ideas for New College Students (or Anyone with a...
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This time of year, thousands of students will be dropped off at college campuses around the country. Many of them will be feeding themselves

Basic Photoshop Tips for Food Photography
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If you have Photoshop, and want a super quick tutorial on how to make a good image more fantastic, follow these steps. I want to show this w

Perfect Soft Boiled Eggs
www.eatthelove.com

AJ has always loved his soft boiled eggs. Seriously loved them. The firm white and the runny yellow yolk. What’s not to love? Of course, the

Write better Facebook Status Updates with these 5 Templates
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Want higher Edgerank and more engagement on your Facebook fan page? Try using these 5 templates to get some reaction from your fans.

Apple Pie Panini Recipe | Just a Taste
www.justataste.com

French toast meets apple pie in this quick and easy recipe for Apple Pie Panini topped with vanilla ice cream.

quick homemade gift — Clumsy Crafter
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Gingerbread Sugar Scrub - There’s one thing that’s certain in the world – the second you think you have all the christmas shopping done BAM!

3 Ways to Score a Cheap Flight This Christmas
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there's one million more people competing for cheap flights home for the holidays this year. That increased competition has already translat

Peppermint Fudge and a Christmas Giveaway
www.shugarysweets.com

Creamy peppermint fudge topped with marshmallow, white chocolate and candy canes!

5 Reasons Why Pinterest is Becoming the Best Social Media Marketing Tool
www.computerhowtoguide.com

Blog post at ComputerHowToGuide.com : Pinterest is a relatively new kid on the block of social media marketing. Firstly designed as a way to

Fun Rice Krispies treats recipes
www.allparenting.com

Rice Krispies treats are tried and true easy kid recipes. They're always a hit! Why not delight your sweetest eaters with these Rice Krispie

The Kitchen Life of a Navy Wife
www.navywifecook.com

I love New England Clam Chowder. When I was a kid, whenever we went out to eat, if it was on the menu, I ordered it. Always. By age 12 I was

Best Tips for a Vegetarian Thanksgiving
www.foodandwine.com

Here, F&W's best tips for creating a delicious and filling vegetarian Thanksgiving.

Fourth of July Grilling: Honey Sriracha Chicken Wings
bher.co

With the Fourth of July just around the corner, I’m excited to share this fantastic recipe for finger-lickin’ good Zesty Honey Sriracha Gril

Can You Breastfeed and Train for Marathons?
bher.co

Maintaining my milk supply is a struggle, but one that is manageable. I know that after a weekend of hard, long training or racing that I wi

Strawberry Tart
dessert.betterrecipes.com

Strawberry Tart -a summertime treat filled with berries. Plenty of strawberries piled high on top of a creamy, heavenly filling and topped w

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe
www.zagleft.com

These chocolate chip cookies have crisp, buttery edges and a perfectly moist and chewy center.

Roasted Potatoes and Carrots with Rosemary
www.zagleft.com

Roasted potatoes and carrots are a perfect side dish to go along with any meal. They're slightly crunchy on the outside and soft and perfect