Travel

Three Meals With General Mills

June 14, 2013
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Last month I had the opportunity to travel to Minneapolis to tour the General Mills headquarters. I didn’t think twice when I accepted the trip – I am passionate about learning about all things related to the food industry – from farms like Polyface and Twin Oaks to large and historic brands like Quaker and […]

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Vacation.

June 8, 2013
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I am wrapping up my Bald Head Island photos with the family fun shots. I had a glorious time last week and took a real vacation from blogging, technology, formal exercise and green vegetables (I missed the greens the most!) It was one of those wonderful weeks where you soak up so much vacation fun […]

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Beach Menu

June 7, 2013
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Our family always has too many cooks in the kitchen. We begin planning our vacation menus the second dates have been reserved for a trip. Ironically, we often have the same meals every year at the beach: pizza, low country boil, tacos, and dozens of sandwiches for lunch. While this beach trip was a bit […]

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L + M

June 6, 2013
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Larbs and Matt’s wedding was spectacular! From the bachelorette/bachelor party boat ride along marsh at sunset to the amazing food and company at the rehearsal dinner to the stunning bride and her handsome groom to the ocean backdrop…the amazing weather…the friends and family…the smoky shrimp dip…the chimichurri sauce…THE CAKE (both flavors)…and the romance that is […]

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Tucson Part III: Great Harvest Convention

April 13, 2013
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Splish, splash. Someone had his first dip in the pool! He loves bath time so he loved this too. Lots of splashing! I bought this rashguard shirt with UV protection and it was great. In the sunshine, we sipped prickly pear and jalapeno margaritas – yum! That evening, all of the Great Harvest owners gathered […]

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Tucson Part II: Hike, Eat, Digest, Nap

April 12, 2013
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After I finished my cookie dough cereal, Matt and I went out exploring. I actually spent a whole summer in Arizona when my dad worked in Phoenix when I was young, so I have fond memories of prickly pear flavored everything, giant cacti and desert hikes. We found a little trail that led us to […]

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Tucson Part I: Eatin’ With Gina

April 11, 2013
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With a baby in tow, we arrived in Tucson a day before the Great Harvest Convention began so we had time to adjust to the new time zone and settle in before getting down to business. Oh who am I kidding – we just wanted more pool time! We stayed at Loews Ventana Canyon and […]

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