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Say YES to Your Strengths

April 2nd, 2014 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 3 Comments
Say YES to your strengths!

It’s rare that I go more than four or five days without sharing a new recipe or some other super healthy tidbit with you guys, so the fact that I haven’t posted in over a week has sort of shocked me! What have I been up to? Well, the quote above says it all. Gotta […]

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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

Join Me in the Kitchen!

January 24th, 2014 at 9:09 am · Post a comment · 5 Comments
Coming Soon: Hallie's Kitchen Club!

I have exciting news today for any of you in the Madison (WI) area! In the next month or so, I will be launching Hallie’s Kitchen Club, where I’ll be opening up my home kitchen to locals who love to cook or want to learn. I’ll be hosting cooking classes, nutrition bootcamps, and more all […]

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Detox Update: Is Sugar Really the Culprit?

January 23rd, 2014 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 6 Comments
Eat your greens!

(Photo from my green smoothies cooking class last weekend!) First of all, you guys are the best. Thank you for all of your comments and emails since I announced my sugar detox and invited you to join in with me. I appreciate it so much! I haven’t done the best job at keeping to my […]

Filed under: Egg-free, Food for Thought, Nutrition, This & That

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

Making Spirits Bright

December 19th, 2013 at 8:08 am · Post a comment · 21 Comments
Ornaments

I don’t have any new cookie recipes for you guys today. No lose-5-pounds-fast tips to help you fit into your New Year’s Eve dress in a few weeks. (Although if you want to do that, you probably shouldn’t be looking for cookie recipes right now.) No amazing dairy-free eggnog recipes or advice for setting New […]

Filed under: Food for Thought, Holidays, This & That

Gingerbread Houses Through the Years

December 16th, 2013 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 2 Comments
Gingerbread

Warning: Get ready to feast your eyes on a whole lot of sugar, artificial dyes, gluten, corn syrup, and other stuff that is totally not the norm here at Daily Bites! Over the weekend I was going through old photos of past holidays and I came upon my collection of gingerbread house photos. It made […]

Filed under: Food for Thought, Holidays, This & That

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 […]

Filed under: Announcements, Cookbooks, Holidays, Links, Reviews, Skincare, This & That

The NEW Daily Bites Newsletter!

November 27th, 2013 at 6:06 am · Post a comment · 6 Comments
Newsletter

You guys! I’m finally getting with the times and launching the FREE Daily Bites newsletter in December! It’s been a long time coming and it’s finally here. One of the biggest blessings in my life is this community and the fact that I can share my life with you on a weekly basis through Daily […]

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Where I Am Today: Before & After Photos

November 8th, 2013 at 8:08 am · Post a comment · 45 Comments

In my 4+ years of blogging, this goes down as one of the most difficult posts I’ve written. Tears spilled over more than once as I pulled together the photos and began writing. I’ve wanted to do a before and after post for over a year, but it’s taken me a while to feel ready. […]

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