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Peanut Butter Banana Honey Toast

Forget peanut butter and jelly. Nothing goes together like peanut butter and honey. Throw some banana in there and you've got yourself a simple treat that calms your cravings without any of the guilt. This easy toast recipe is the perfect answer for the health-conscious person looking for something filling to keep them going in between meals.  1 piece of multi-grain whole wheat bread 1 tablespoon of peanut butter 1/2 fresh banana, sliced 1-2 tablespoon Southern Wildflower Honey Toast bread and top with peanut butter and sliced bananas. Drizzle with honey to taste.

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Strawberry Almond Honey Toast

While trying to live a healthier and happier lifestyle, there is nothing more important than finding good treats. Eventually, we all have an urge to indulge ourselves and satisfy a sweet tooth but that doesn't mean we need to feel guilty about it. As long as we keep the door open to healthy options for our treats we can move forward in trying to maintain a diet of fresh, healthy foods. This Strawberry Almond Honey Toast is the perfect response when a craving hits. It is light, fresh and absolutely delicious without any regrets. 1 piece of multi-grain whole wheat bread 1 tablespoon strawberry cream cheese 2 fresh strawberries, sliced 1 tablespoon of sliced almonds 1-2 tablespoons of Southern Wildflower...

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Honey Roasted Carrots

I'm going to be honest with you. I generally don't like cooked carrots. I didn't like them when my mom made me eat them as a kid and I don't like them now that my wife makes me eat them. Except for these carrots. These Honey Roasted Carrots taste more like sweet potatoes and I can't get enough of them. I'm kind of mad these aren't the way I've eaten them my whole life. Orange Blossom Honey is my favorite honey for roasting and grilling. The subtle citrus flavors embedded in the thick honey add a richness to cooked dishes that is unparalleled. The combination of the honey in this side dish with the salt and pepper makes for a...

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Chicken and Waffle Sandwich

There is no superior comfort food than chicken and waffles. It's a combination that on some level doesn't feel like it shouldn't go together but it does, and it's perfect. Something about the classic meal just feels like coming home. Maple syrup is the go to sweetener when eating this family favorite but at our house no meal is complete without pure and raw honey. We usually combine honey and maple syrup to perfectly compliment the buttery lightness of warm waffles fresh out of the waffle iron. This recipe adds a new twist on chicken and waffles by combining them into perhaps the perfect sandwich. Honey isn't the star of this dish but its addition brings out a richness in...

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Baked Sweet Potato with Cinnamon Honey Butter Spread

Around here we like easy and delicious. And this recipe for baked sweet potatoes with a cinnamon honey butter spread is both. This healthy side can bring a meal together or be a meal in and of itself. The natural sweetness of the raw honey and the sweet potatoes complement savory steak, chicken, fish, or vegetarian options. In our opinion, this delicious side is best when the air is crisp with the changing fall season but in reality it can be a perfect compliment to any meal at any time of year.  Ingredients: Two large sweet potatoes 4 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoons Orange Blossom Honey 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/4 cup chopped pecans Instructions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Wrap...

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