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Re-emerging from the Rubble

It's funny how life changes so drastically. Ten years ago, I was starting my second year of college as a Music Therapy major and beginning my fir...
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Sunday Ramblings

Do you remember the last time I wrote a post? I don't! Sorry for that, everyone. Like I've said in many other posts before, life has been crazy. ...
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Love Your Body Week: Loving Your Body through Chiropractic Care

Every year around Valentine's Day, I like to focus on other important aspects of love. It's not all about chocolate and roses and loving sentimen...
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Finding Hope through the Strength of Others

The past few weeks have been an incredible struggle. A struggle of emotion, a struggle of trust in myself and in God, a struggle in finding the b...
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My Favorites of 2012

Coz and I tried out a lot of new recipes in the past year.  Most of them were super tasty.  Some were less than spectacular.  Lucky for you, we o...
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Coz’s Corner: Nature is my Cigarette

Or you might have heard some people refer to it as their church. Either way, it is my addiction. Correction, my healthy addiction. Whether runnin...
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Coz’s Corner: Spice and Dice

Growing up in the Midwest and living here for all of my life, I was raised on pizza, potatoes and pasta (and maybe a few other things). Salt and ...
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2012 in review

Just thought all you awesome readers would like a glimpse at how you enjoyed my blog this last year. If it weren't for you all, I wouldn't keep w...
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Coz’s Corner: A New Year

The time has come yet again. A New Year and another chance for a New You! Easier said than done that's for sure. With the new year, I deci...
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Me and my Uncle Tony.  He's the other cook in the family.  I'm going to work in his restaurant some day!  And this photo is going on the wall in the kitchen.

It’s Been a Long Time Coming….

It's time for an update! Life has changed a lot since Jess and I got married and we're still in the process of making some other decisions that w...
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Making a Difference One Ride at a Time

This morning was beautiful.  I biked over to our local food co-op and had great breakfast and conversation with a friend (Hi, Kate!!) and then I ...
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What To Do With Your CSA Veggies

Remember back when I told you all that I'm contributing a recipe each week to the newsletter of the CSA that my cousins are running? Well, it...
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There’s a Giveaway Coming Soon….

I love food. I love cookbooks. I love finding the perfect spice for the perfect dish. I love finding a new flavor-infused oil or vinegar that I...
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Reaching a Milestone

I've lost 50 POUNDS!! I'd say that's worth a post of it's own, right?  It seems like I've slowly been inching towards this goal, but goodgollygo...
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St. Patty’s Day Sugar Rush

I love you all.  You should know this.  Especially after taking a look at all the tender love and care that I put into finding tasty desserts f...
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A Page from British Literature… and a Slice of Life

Sometimes you just need to get away from the drone of every day life, especially during that long stretch from NYE to Memorial Day Weekend.  ...
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And The Award Goes To…

Here's a great post by "Invisible Girl". http://aninvisiblegirl.wordpress.com/2012/01/06/and-the-award-goes-to/ "I had a moment like this l...
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I’m Bugging Out

Bodybugging that is.  And so far, I'm loving it. It's interesting to look back on my life and see how my journey towards health has changed.  ...
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Hitting a Milestone

People, I have some stats to give you. These are numbers that I am proud of, numbers that have changed my life and numbers that keep me moving fo...
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Drop Yo Pants!

I did this at LEAST 15 times last night.  Why?  I was going through all my pants to see what was too big, what still fit, what almost fit and wha...
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