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diet

vitasoy, nasoya, noodle replacement

Nasoya Pasta Zero Giveaway!

I found some noodles a couple months ago that I really like. Actually, they found me. And then they found my belly. Nasoya (a part of VitaSoy)...
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angel food cake trifle dessert

A Healthy and Budget-Friendly Valentine Treat

Some people go all out on the sweets for Valentine's Day, but since I've dubbed this "Love Your Body Week", I'm going to share a fantastic recipe...
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french toast strips breakfast

Coz’s French Toast Strips

I know I said that last week was "breakfast week" and then I posted only one breakfast recipe before socking you in the face with some lamb s...
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Click here for this Chicken Tortilla Soup recipe from the "Cooking Classy" blog!

Pork Enchilada Soup

Thanksgiving weekend is upon us and I DID promise this recipe to a few of my facebook followers, so here you go! You can be thankful that I g...
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steak, steak diane, roasted vegetables, carrots, potatoes, purple potatoes, onion, cilantro

Eating Healthy on a Budget: Steak Diane

We hooked up our cable cord to the TV before the Olympics started. Prior to that, we haven't had regular TV for over two years. My (somewhat) ...
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CurriedSquashSoup

Help, I’m Drowning In Summer Squash (AKA, here’s a great Curried Squash Soup Recipe!)

On my FB page, I got a request for a good recipe to use with Yellow Squash. Well, I found something that's different than just a saute or a casse...
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thai, enchiladas, coconut milk, chicken, cilantro, sweet chili sauce

Pork and Veggie Enchiladas and a New Bike!

I GOT A BIKE!!  Jess and I were finally able to drive up to the REI where it was shipped to and picked it up on Saturday.  Then we drove back...
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BaconBlueberryGoatCheeseWalnut

Bacon Blueberry Goat Cheese Walnut Salad

Boy, that's a mouthful.  A MOUTHFUL OF PURE AWESOME. Bacon AND blueberries AND goat cheese AND walnuts? It just came to me. The bacon had f...
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elvis pie, chocolate, peanut butter, banan, pie

Elvis Pie Will Not Make You Fat!

I'm a sucker for anything PB/Banana. This pie looks AMAZING. And it's WWF!  So, I'm thinking I'm going to have to make this soon.  Like REALLY so...
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broccoli soup

Simple Broccoli Soup

Sometimes life's complicated and you just want something simple to calm you down and let you catch your breath. If that's how you feel today, you...
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tex-mex lasagna

Tex-Mex Lasagna

It wasn't until recently that I decided to try out lasagna making. My mom always made it when I was younger, but it was the typical Italian lasag...
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game on diet

GAME ON!!

Today starts a new adventure worth $200. Seriously. If Bella and I win this game against our friends Jenna and Mike, we'll win $200. So, we'r...
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STEP FIVE: Be confident.  You won't be able to pull off brightly colored hair unless you feel FANTASTICAL about yourself!

Layered Taco Dip… brought to you by Blue Berri!

'Tis the season for layering!  Layering of clothes, layering of blankets, layering of food.  We spend our weekends catching up on sleep, cleaning...
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Photo Courtesy of: Mimsy

Asian-Flavored Quinoa Salad

This recipe is brought to you by.... Mimsy!  Otherwise known as my mom :) She took a beautiful photo of this dish after she made it and I ...
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A nice healthy glow from all the good eating and exercise!

Cinnamon Peach Pecan Zucchini Muffins

Before I dive into any recipes, I have to say thank you.  Thank you to all of you who sent me such beautiful supportive comments after my last po...
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raspberry dark chocolate zucchini muffins

Raspberry Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins

WOW.  Does it feel like it's been forever since I blogged?  Sure does on my end.  Sometimes life just gets busy and you don't have time to co...
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Popchips Giveaway Winners!

We have a handful of winners today!  So let's get started.  The first winner of the Popchips Sampler Pack is.... Congratulations, Elle!  It'll...
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heirloom tomato open-faced sandwich

Open-Faced Heirloom Tomato Sandwich

Tis the season for those sweet, sweet tomatoes!  I love them so.  So many beautiful colors, shapes and sizes.  So when I happened upon this a...
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fried rice with prawns and ham

Fried Rice with Prawns and Ham

I have been searching for a really good fried rice recipe and I think I finally figured it out!  It's no easy feat, I tell you, especially wh...
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pop chips, snacks

Weekly Weigh-In and a Popchips Giveaway! CLOSED

Minus 1 pound. Yay!  I'll totally take it.  the pattern is usually that I lose a big amount and then I gain some the following week, but not ...
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