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4 Books That Made Me a Better Cook

April 22nd, 2014 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 4 Comments

If I had to choose one hobby that has changed my life the most, I’d say reading. Hands down. My mom taught me how to read in our small Chicago kitchen, plastering index cards that read “CAT” and “THE” on our refrigerator with jumbo magnets. While she would cook, I would read. After I mastered […]

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12 Green Recipes That Will Have You Glowing!

March 17th, 2014 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 3 Comments
Light & Easy Avocado Dip (Daily Bites)

It’s St. Patrick’s Day! To be honest, next to Halloween this is about my least favorite “holiday.” It seems like just an excuse to binge on beer and heavy, salty foods. There will be none of that for this kale-munching water drinker. Instead, I’ve rounded up 12 of my favorite naturally green—and therefore nutrient packed—recipes […]

Filed under: Egg-free, Family-Friendly, Grain-Free, Holidays, Links, Recipes

Must-Have Resources for Going Gluten-Free

March 6th, 2014 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 13 Comments
Must-Have Resources for Gluten-Free Living

In the past week, I’ve lost count of how many people I’ve met or heard of who’ve just started going gluten-free. And they’re seeing amazing results. Because I’ve been living this lifestyle for so long, it’s easy for me to forget about that initial transformation phase when you start to see symptoms disappear and health […]

Filed under: Cookbooks, Cooking Tips, Family-Friendly, Links, Nutrition, This & That

15+ Gluten-Free Pancake Recipes!

March 4th, 2014 at 9:09 am · Post a comment · 5 Comments

I had an entirely different post planned for today, but when I heard last night that today is Pancake Day, I scrapped my original plan and pulled together this collection of 15+ gluten-free pancake recipes for you instead! These recipes are all gluten-free and most are refined sugar-free, too. I’ve also noted next to each […]

Filed under: Breakfast & Brunch, Egg-free, Family-Friendly, Grain-Free, Links, Recipes, vegan

The Best (and Worst) Books I Read in 2013

January 9th, 2014 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 16 Comments
The Best (and Worst) Books I Read in 2013

You’re looking at a corner of my 2014 vision board. And as you can see, I love to read! One of my visions for the year is to continue reading regularly, everything from non-fiction to fiction. Since I was young, fiction has been my fave, so I would say the majority of what I read […]

Filed under: Food for Thought, Links, Reading Room, This & That

Eat Clean & Get Lean: 4 Week Nutrition Bootcamp in Madison, WI

January 2nd, 2014 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 4 Comments
Eat Clean & Get Lean: 4 Week Nutrition Bootcamp in Madison, WIsconsin

As you may have heard me mention in my intentions video yesterday, I’ve been working out at a new gym for the past few months: The Fit Moms Transformation Center in Madison. Not all of us are moms, but we all are committed to giving it our all for 45 minutes and working up a […]

Filed under: Announcements, Exercise & Fitness, Links

Top 10 Recipes of 2013

December 30th, 2013 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 2 Comments
5 Ingredient Banana Bread Pancakes

This has been a delicious year filled with amazing, health-giving food! I always love taking a look at the stats at the end of December to see which recipes gained the most popularity with you all. This year’s results surprised me just a tad. (You’ll see why when you get to #3.) So let’s get […]

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10 Recipes to Hit the “Refresh” Button

December 27th, 2013 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · No Comments

I spent Christmas in Utah this year with my sister’s family and my parents. We had the best time and made so many fun memories. I’m back home now and feeling ready to kick 2014 off refreshed and joyous! I hope your holiday was filled with all the things you love. Did you do a […]

Filed under: Family-Friendly, Holidays, Links, Main Dishes, Recipes, Salads, Vegetables

Video: 5 Immune Supporting Foods

December 12th, 2013 at 5:05 am · Post a comment · 11 Comments

Are you among the thousands down sick with a cold or the flu right now? As much as I hope you’re not, there’s a good chance you are or could be soon! I’m about 90% recovered from my head cold now, but as I lounged around the couch trying to work between sneeze sessions, I […]

Filed under: Links, Nutrition, Vegetables, Videos

Holiday Favorites

December 5th, 2013 at 1:01 am · Post a comment · 7 Comments

It’s beginning to look and feel a lot like Christmas! Since the season feels short this year because Thanksgiving came so late, I’m savoring every bit of the holiday spirit. I’ve already made two Christmas gifts for family members. It’s the first year I’ve done homemade gifts. They turned out okay…I just hope the recipients […]

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