Lately

Lately: In Between Travel

March 20, 2014
Breakfasts

Between my trips and this snowy weather and an abnormal amount of social events, I feel like life is on overdrive. I’m ready for some weeks of home cookin’, spring weather and life slowing down just a bit. My body is too! I started the week off with an egg cooked in Ella’s egg cup! […]

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Lately Recap

March 13, 2014
Breakfasts

Last week I really struggled with healthy eating. The cold weather is partly to blame – I’m really missing my daily walks outside and it’s putting me in a grumpy mood. Maybe my vitamin D is low? After a few weeks of not caring much about desserts, I went through a whirlwind of sugar cravings. […]

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Lately

March 6, 2014
Breakfasts

My Lately posts came in as the top favorite kind of post in my survey (although you are definitely an audience divided!), so I don’t want to change them too much, but my goal moving forward is to provide a little more of the “me” behind my choices. Some weeks will undoubtedly be wordier than […]

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Lately

February 11, 2014
Breakfasts

Hi guys! It’s been a busy few weeks of food in our house. I definitely feel like we are back on the eating well train. I’m starting to get really excited for warm weather – smoothies and salads and burgers on the grill. But I shouldn’t get too ahead of myself because we likely have […]

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February 4, 2014
Breakfasts

Cook Smarts is going through a bunch of different diets (diet meaning the “what you eat” definition rather than the weight loss definition) for fun. Last week was vegetarian and this week was Paleo. More below! Breakfast uno: pancakes!! With nut butter drizzle. I use the Great Harvest mix, which is hearty and whole grain. […]

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January 27, 2014
Foodblog-3736

I have been rockin the Sunday meal prep and Cook Smarts meal plans this whole month. Like I said on Friday, it has been a wonderful change for our family. Meal time stress has gone way down, and we are eating better than ever. Leftovers for lunch have been a huge success too! I even […]

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Lately

January 15, 2014
Dinners

I’m working backwards this week since I had so many leftovers for lunch!! I did a week of Cook Smarts meals. I felt super organized and confident about our menu all week long. After a year + of winging it, I’m ready to get organized. Our family needs it! (Plan to see a lot more […]

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