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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Healthy Eating: A Shared Responsibility

June 3, 2014
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Today’s nutrition post is sponsored by the Center for Science in the Public Interest. The CSPI acts as the voice of the American public on the topics of food, nutrition, health and beyond. I am happy to host Margo Wootan, director of nutrition policy, to write about the challenges of eating healthy in today’s world. […]

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Lately: 7 Years Strong

June 2, 2014
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This week was wedged in-between my visit to Miami and trip to Towson. Knowing I tend to eat more on the weekends, my goal is to keep the weeknights as healthy as can be. It sounds simple until it’s Tuesday night and a glass of wine with dinner sounds like a great way to unwine […]

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Evenings Supper Club

May 30, 2014
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Last Thursday night I had the honor of being a guest at the inaugural Evenings Supper Club. Evenings is the creation of local chef Bryan Kelly and his wife Melissa. Dinner was held in The Garage, a Cville landmark and mini venue used for art galleries, music and more. They did an amazing job dressing […]

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Lately: From The Garden

May 29, 2014
Breakfasts

We have reached that time of year where salads sound good for breakfast, lunch and dinner. OK, who am I kidding – while I think salad for breakfast sounds great in theory, I don’t think I could do it! Have any of you developed a salad for breakfast habit? I could see how it would […]

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Guest RD: Prenatal Nutrition

May 28, 2014
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Today’s guest post is from Emily Wax, an RD from Brooklyn and the blogger behind Eating Chalk. Emily and I have actually gotten to meet in person! I love that she loves sardines like me. Having just gone through a pregnancy (ok, wow, it was actually almost two years ago!), I loved reading her post. […]

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