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Tacos for Breakfast? Yes, Please!

Hola Chicas! Today is the day that we feast on tacos!! When this weekly funfest comes along we like to celebrate full out, because who doesn’t love a good taco or ten? You can go so many directions with these pockets of yumminess. You can try authentic Mexican, streetstyle, vegetarian…the possibilities are endless.

Here are our top 3 recipes to get you into the breakfast taco or as we like to call it, Braco game.

Chorizo and Egg Breakfast Taco (Braco)

Chorizo…need we say more? Who doesn’t love the spicy pick me up that chorizo gives to any dish. This breakfast taco will definitely kickstart your morning.

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Photo credit: RecipeTin Eats

Crispy Potatoes and Fried Egg Taco (Braco)

Crispy potatoes deserve a post all to themselves because potatoes are life…at least they are in my book. Throw a fried egg on that, over easy and you have yourself a foodgasm! This breakfast taco has both potatoes and fried eggs with the addition of the all mighty chorizo. Can you say Yummy?!

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Photo credit: Seriouseats.com

Viva La Vegetarian!

Ok, although we love our chorizo, we also understand that many people do not. We can’t forget about our vivacious vegetarians. This vegetarian braco will knock your socks off, even the meat eaters are loving this fiesta on a plate!

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Photo credit: Cookie and Kate

Which braco will you start your day with?

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Thirsty Thursday: Fruit Infused Water

Hey, hey, hey Gals! It’s that time of week again when we all start to get the thirst! You know, the one that comes on #ThirstyThursday. We’re headed into a long weekend but we’re not there quite yet.

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If you plan on getting your drank on you might want to remember one thing…hydrate. We’re all for a little indulgence but hydration is key when it comes to recovery. So, if you’re anything like the chicks we know you are getting ready to let loose and party hard. Before you do, why don’t you try out one or two of these infused water recipes to prime your body for the party.

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Cucumber Grapefruit Water

With the refreshing qualities of cucumber and the tangy taste of grapefruit this mix makes a wonderfully refreshing yet tangy summer drink. Try it with sparkling water to add a little fizz!

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Blueberry Lime Water

Blueberries are one of the healthiest fruits around. Add them to water with a bit of lime and maybe a sprig of mint and enjoy a nutritious and refreshing pick me up on a sweltering summer afternoon.

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Do you have a favorite infused water combination? Share it with us!

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Slushies the Grown Up Way

Remember when you were young and the weather was hot and humid and all you wanted was an ice cold slushie? You probably forgot about that, huh? Well I didn’t…I didn’t forget about the cold, icey, sugar high that came with it either! I want that refreshing feeling without the sugar crash that follows and that’s where wine slushies come in. Yes, you heard that right, wine slushies. Slushies are all grown up and as delicious as ever. Want to try them yourself? Check out my top three recipes and try one out yourself.

Rosé Wine Slushy

For this pretty pink concoction all you need is a bottle of Rosé, some Belvoir Elderflower & Rose lemonade, lavender and some ice. Blend it all together and enjoy!

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(Image credit: Style Me Pretty)

Watermelon Limoncello Prosecco Slushy

This one is a little more complicated but just as yummy! To make this decadent drink you’ll need ice, proseco, watermelon, limoncello, mint, and some ice. Blend it all together and voila!

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Watermelon Limoncello Prosecco Slushies
(Image credit: Floating Kitchen)

Peach Moscato Slushy

Ok, I saved the best for last. Nothing like peaches in the summer and this slushy just elevates the lovely peach taste with Moscato. The only other thing you’ll need is powdered sugar and then you’re ready to indulge in this ice cold yumminess.

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Moscato Peach Slushies
(Image credit: Divas Can Cook)

Ok, don’t say that I never shared anything useful with you Gals! Now go forth and make slushies!

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300-Calorie Iced Coffee Protein Smoothie (Tastes Like Melted Coffee Ice Cream!)

Happy Sunday Gals! As you awaken and start your day how about mixing things up a bit? Do you go for the comfort of coffee or the health boost of a protein shake? Girl,  it’s too early for such heavy decisions. Have both! 

Look,  there’s even an easy recipe to follow.  Now that’s what I’m talking about!  Drink up loves.

https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/popsugar-yoga-12989079/300-calorie-iced-coffee-protein-smoothie-5617185785

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Banana Nut Smoothie Bowl

Hey chicas, and happy Tuesday!  Just dropping in on this rainy day to bring you a little sunshine in the form of a smoothie bowl.

Smoothie bowls are the perfect solution for ladies who loves a smoothie but also need to chew non-liquefied food to fill them up and get the full sensation of eating a meal. Check out this yummy banana nut variation and let us know what you think!

 https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/creme-de-la-crumb-10546991/banana-nut-smoothie-bowl-5413133231

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Vegan Frozen Chai Latte

Hey Gals! I hope the everyone’s Thursday is going fantastically. As you know Thursday means only one thing, Thirsty Thursday! This week I decided to bring you a fantastic recipe from detoxinista for vegan Frozen chai latte. Yum! Doesn’t this sound fantastic? 

The best part is that it’s vegan and completely good for you so feel free to live it up and try this recipe to quench your thirst. 

 http://detoxinista.com/2015/07/vegan-frozen-chai-latte/

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Jamaican Jerk Grilled Eggplant (30 Minutes!)

I don’t know about you but I like it spicy! In life and in my food. Who doesn’t love yummy,  Jamaican jerk chicken? Really,  who? It’s so spicy and flavorful and awakens the senses.  Don’t eat chicken or in an adventurous mood to try something new? Check out this Jamaican Jerk eggplant recipe from The Minimalist Baker.

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Toasted Coconut Espresso Smoothie

Thirsty Thursday is upon us,  whatever shall we do? Girl,  stop worrying,  I got you! 

This Coconut Espresso smoothie will quench your thirst and get your morning started off right…with is coconutty goodness and the kick that espresso brings to the party this smoothie is a must try. 

This should hold you over until happy hour. 

If you try it let me know what you think. 

https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/almond-eater-10569243/toasted-coconut-espresso-smoothie-5463720571

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Healthy Peanut Butter Fudge (4 Ingredients!)

It’s the middle of the week ladies . Yay! Sometimes we need a little something good to get ourselves through and why not indulge a bit especially if it’s healthy.

Check out this healthy peanut butter fudge recipe from one of my favorite bloggers the Minimalist Baker  and be sure to let her know what you think.  Happy Hump Day!
https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/minimalist-baker-3831052/healthy-peanut-butter-fudge-4-ingredients-5552079843

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Grapefruit Citrus Sparkling Mocktail

Happy Thirsty Thursday Gals! The weekend is near but we can’t let loose quite yet.  Enter the mocktail. Refreshing and tasty without the side effects of its alcoholic sister, the cocktail. Enjoy! 
What’s your favorite mocktail? 

 https://www.bloglovin.com/blogs/a-beautiful-mess-4526/grapefruit-citrus-sparkling-mocktail-5555034983