Curious Mazen

February 6, 2015
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We hosted my cousin Becky last night who is traveling from New Jersey to New Orleans to start a new job. It was great to catch up with her if only for a few hours! Matt and I made a Cook Smarts dinner of roasted chicken thighs, orange-y swiss chard and mashed (purple) cauliflower. The […]

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Getting Creative With Sprout

February 5, 2015
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This post is sponsored by HP Sprout Good afternoon girls and guys! This has been one of those days where it feels like 11am and it’s almost 4. (Probably after 4 if you’re reading this!) I was sucked into technology this morning thanks to HP’s new Sprout computer. I started my day with this!! Can […]

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An Indoor Picnic

February 4, 2015
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This post is sponsored by Mini Babybel®  Good afternoon friends!! Our day is off to a good start. I had a great workout and we met up with lots of our friends for lunch. Breakfast was eggs, toast with sunbutter and mango. Mazen said “no thank you” when I asked if he wanted eggs. Then […]

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Tips From A Nutrition Entrepreneur

February 4, 2015
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Today I have a guest post from Registered Dietitian Kayli about her experiences an entrepreneur. Many of you email me inquiring about options in the dietetics field, and I know lots of you are interested in working in the food and nutrition industry, so I hope her tips are helpful!  Hello there! I am Kayli and to […]

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Burrito Mountains + Healthy Obsessions

February 3, 2015
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I’m sensing a trend with my posts – breakfast happens. Lunch happens. Naptime happens and I post. Dinners go missing! Here is last night’s dinner via Instagram: Remake of my first ever @cooksmarts meal! Black bean quinoa burgers with avocado and sweet potato fries. Lightened up before a soccer game. #realfood A photo posted by […]

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Smooth + Chill

February 2, 2015
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How about that football?! I have to admit, I didn’t watch the end of the game. We left the party shortly after halftime to get Mazen home to bed. As much as I don’t really care about sports, I sort of wish I had watched the whole thing! I hear the ending was pretty exciting. […]

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Athletic Weekend

February 1, 2015
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It’s been an active weekend ’round here!! Friday fitness class, Saturday soccer, Sunday long run. Some weekends I spend watching Survivor, sometimes I go to beer festivals, but this one was particularly healthy and ac tive! Saturday morning Mazen and I had a nice breakfast together. Matt was actually out of town visiting the Colorado […]

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