January Simplicity

December 31, 2015
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There is something about the juxtaposition of the holiday season and the New Year that I find so very refreshing. The holidays involve decorating, parties, shopping, indulgence, travel, and packing many family members into one house, among other merry things. In sharp contrast, I actually get really excited for January each year! Matt’s birthday is smack in […]

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Post Christmas Reds

December 30, 2015
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Because I have anything but the post-Christmas blues! I’ve actually had a blast these past few days taking down our decorations and detoxifying my body with a few good workouts and healthy food. The best formula! See above breakfast for example I’ve been living at the Juice Laundry this month. For five years I’ve been […]

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Hello From The Other Side

December 29, 2015
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The other side of the family that is!! Matt’s aunt and uncle happen to live in the same town as my parents do, so we are lucky to get to spend time with both sides of the family at Christmas. Matt’s dad and his wife Cheryl came up for a few days, and we also […]

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Tropical Kale Salad

December 28, 2015
Tropical Kale Salad

Who says all holiday dishes have to be heavy and fattening? After indulging in holiday goodies, my taste buds always start craving something light and healthy! Making a recipe that captures seasonal tastes while still being nutrient dense is right up my alley. Enter Tropical Kale Salad, full of oranges, pomegranate, chickpeas and macadamia! Aromatic, sweet, and quenching, […]

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2015 Christmas Festivities

December 26, 2015
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Hope you all had a lovely holiday – whatever you were celebrating! We were in Hillsborough at my parents’ house along with Larbs and Matt and Matt’s parents. It was a full house that made things feel extra cozy despite record-breaking temperatures. We actually slept with the windows open, and I woke up with a […]

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Healthy Holidays!

December 24, 2015
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Wishing you all a very happy holiday!! (And a healthy one too!)

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The Presents Are Not Wrapped

December 23, 2015
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Good morning! I’ve been up since sunrise listening to some Christmas music and working in bed on my laptop. There are still presents to be wrapped, and I’m running out of time! Keepin’ it casual and sharing some Lately meals this morning. Like this bowl of Raisin Bran! Karen bought this when she visited and […]

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