Come Over To The Green Side

June 12, 2014
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Who doesn’t have a goal to eat more vegetables? To eat healthier? To enjoy delicious dinners? In a perfect world, kids would smile as they munched through broccoli, kale chips and collard greens. Your spouse would request tofu stir-fry for dinner. Having a toddler at home, I realize getting Mazen to eat his veggies by […]

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Latest Lately

June 11, 2014
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I have a short week to recap since we were out of town for Memorial Day. We also need to get back into Cook Smarts but it’s been hard with so many broken weeks and travel! We could just crack into the Cook Smarts vault for a night or two, but I have this mental […]

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Guest RD: The Diet Common Denominator

June 10, 2014
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Today’s guest post is by Carrie Dennett, MPH, RDN, CD, author of Nutrition By Carrie. Carrie’s post is full of sound advice on the common denominators of healthy diets. What’s the healthiest way to eat? That depends on who you ask. At times, it may seem like everyone from your neighbor to your coworker to […]

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Third Annual Low Country Boil

June 9, 2014
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This weekend Matt and I held our Third Annual Low Country Boil! As a refresher, here are links to our first two! First Annual Second Annual And the third! {my favorite invite of them all : )} This year we invited 175 people (including toddlers). We are crazy! But we just keep making more and […]

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Tips For A Delicious Playdate

June 6, 2014
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This post is sponsored by NatureBox! Remember when I reviewed the snack delivery box company Naturebox? They asked if I wanted to try out some of their newer snacks (there are now over 100 options!). Yes please! Especially since I have a baby bird mouth to feed around the clock. Seriously – I’m always running […]

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Spicy Shrimp Salads

June 5, 2014
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Matt and I love shrimp. And cooked pineapple. And salads. And Rocky Mountain Sriracha! So on a weeknight when we had the ingredients on hand, we created this shrimp bowl that was too fun to not write down. We started with lettuce from the garden. This was part of ‘salad week’ where every night we […]

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Anniversary Trip To Old Town Alexandria

June 4, 2014
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This weekend was a big one: we celebrated 7 years of marriage (12 years in love!) and took our first couple’s trip away from our darling toddler. We’ve both traveled away from Mazen individually, but this was our first time leaving him in someone else’s care. My friend Sarah and Mazen’s BFF Sylvia took care […]

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