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healthy

halibut, peppers, weight watchers, fish, entree, seafood, dinner

Pan Seared Halibut with Sauteed Peppers

Aaahhh, it feels so good to be cooking delicious food again. Last week, I had the opportunity to cook a lot of great dishes in a small, but beaut...
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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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italian chicken noodle soup

Italian Chicken Noodle Soup

Although the groundhog did NOT see his shadow, Spring has not yet shown its beautiful face. We still have snow on the ground in our city right no...
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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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lamb kale white bean soup

Lamb, Kale and White Bean Soup

Hey Everyone! I feel like I haven't written a solid entry in a while. Life has just been too crazy to keep track of. Ever have weeks like that? S...
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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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chili, beef, pinto bean, warm meals, soup, stew

Beef and Pinto Bean Chili

January is one of my favorite months to make stews and chilis.  It's the best way to heat up your body when you literally turn into a meat po...
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cookies, dessert, chocolate, mudslide

Mudslide Cookies

Let's get honest for a minute here.  There's a solid week every month that women are allowed to be bitchy more abrupt than usual.  This coinc...
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beef stew, balsamic, soup, dinner

Balsamic Beef and Veggie Soup

You can tell it's the winter season when the majority of my recipes are soups, stews or chili. Here's more proof that it's cold outside! Alth...
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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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Creamy Butternut Squash Baked Pasta

Although my dairy allergy would prevent me from divulging in this dish, it still looks amazing enough to share! Some of my FB followers asked for...
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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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salsa, mexican, tomatillo, heirloom, garlic, fiesta

Fiesta Salsa

Because it's a party in the bowl AND a party in your mouth! In case you didn't know, Jess has a green thumb. She's been able to keep our t...
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thinkthin, protein bars, snack, healthy, natural

Protein Bar Review: Think Thin Bars

I've discovered a great new protein bar and I knew I had to share. ThinkThin Bars.  These have officially become my "go-to" snack during my w...
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Jess took this lovely photo of me cheesing it up right before we biked back home with all our farmers market purchases!

Ricotta Chard Pasta Sauce

This weekend, Jess had a taste of what it might feel like to be pregnant... backwards. Confusing? Well, let me explain. For some God-forsa...
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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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drying herbs, csa, zero waste

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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tuna, burgers, lunch, sandwich, healthy

Tuna Burgers

I've really been enjoying fish lately. When I ran across this quick and easy recipe for homemade tuna burgers, I knew it would be my next re-blog...
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