A Fresh New Look For Breakfast

August 20, 2015
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This post is sponsored by Celestial Seasonings I drink a TON of tea – morning, afternoon, evening. I like my Sleepytime with honey, my black tea with a splash of milk, and my chai with honey and milk! This morning I’m drinking Morning Thunder – a bold, caffeinated breakfast blend by Celestial Seasonings. Served with […]

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Mid Week Fun: Yesterday

August 19, 2015
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Started my day yesterday with this smoothie made with the usual suspects: banana, oats, Pitaya (the color!), oats, yogurt and milk. When we wake up, I usually ask Mazen what he’s in the mood for for breakfast. Smoothies and pancakes are at the top of the list! He’s in summer camp this week, so we […]

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12 Months of Real Food: Tomatoes

August 18, 2015
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I am loving the tomatoes coming out of our garden right now! They have so much flavor – bursts of sweet best eaten right from the vine. August’s 12 Months of Real Food post is all about this summer’s tomato bounty –   To clarify, OF the households that home garden, 93% grow tomatoes!! Bare […]

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Late Night Date Night

August 17, 2015
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^^Apple picking! Because the peaches we went for weren’t ready yet. Our weekend started with a pool date at Sylvia’s house for lunch. I packed up this salad to take with me – greens, leftover steak, manchego, grilled carrots and zucchini, tomatoes, and caesar dressing.   We went apple picking that afternoon and then had a […]

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Eats This Week

August 14, 2015
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Here’s a generous taste of some of our meals from this week! Starting with last Friday when we went out to dinner as a family date night. Matt and I sipped cocktails, and Mazen had his own – club soda with a splash of lemonade. Commonwealth continues to be one of my favorite restaurants – […]

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Cville Food Scene Updates

August 14, 2015
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I’ve been to two new restaurants lately – both were so delicious! Here are the recaps. First up is Moe’s Original BBQ. Just over 6 weeks old, this new BBQ restaurant exceeded all expectations. We were invited in for dinner in exchange for a blog post. We met owners Ashleigh and Mike over dinner. They are super […]

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Quick & Easy Oat Breakfasts

August 13, 2015
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This post is sponsored by The Quaker Oats Company It’s back-to-school season! Mazen’s preschool begins in just a few more weeks. We are both pumped – he misses it. With back-to-school comes busy mornings. Both Mazen and I love our breakfast time, so I try to get us up early enough to enjoy it. We […]

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