Holiday Hoopla

April 24, 2011

After a long and hot afternoon, we had Karen over for a rustic Easter dinner. On the menu: Lamb Stew over Brown Rice And grilled cabbage + zucchini The stew incorporated another third of the big lamb leg we got from the Organic Butcher a few weeks ago. Karen paid for it, so we’re cooking […]

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Ditch The Car

February 14, 2011

MAN is it windy out there!! Takes away from the warmth of our spring day. This afternoon Matt and I were going to drive up to Whole Foods for some groceries, but we opted to go to a store within biking distance instead simply to get outdoors. But that excursion led us on a detour […]

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One Fish, Two Fish

December 14, 2010

Hmmmm. What to have? This dinner started with one fish, two fish. Sole thawed from the freezer. And then I kept putting ingredients on the counter to build a meal Three fruit + veggies. Four blue corn tortillas. GARRRLIC GOLD. Yogurt, coconut, coriander, ginger, red pepper, coconut. They all seemed like classic Caribbean fish taco […]

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October 19, 2010
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Went on a nice walk with The Strong Mama today, followed by a yoga class at our gym. The walk was great, but the yoga class was not. The only part of me that got a workout was my concentration (which is good!) I got home just before dinnertime to find Matt getting a head […]

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May 7, 2010
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Hey all! You’ll get the title at the end 😉 Oh the stress of planning a last-minute, mid-week trip! 4 Youngers. 4 different transit schedules. 3 cities. Destination: Lakewood, New Jersey. I’m flying into LaGuardia [NYC] (for $340) and then taking a shuttle with my mom (who is flying in from Raleigh at the same […]

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Ants + Lance

March 30, 2010

I’ve got both in my pants!!! Let me explain…. I was itching at the office to get out in the sunshine. Our office at the hospital has no windows and it’s the most beautiful spring day here!!! I snacked on my last Vega Vibrancy bar at 3:30 to tide me over till dinner. Loved these […]

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Project Hydrate

March 21, 2010
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So I’m "hungrier" (=thirst) than I normally am after a long run and also have that woozy, tired feeling in my body. I figured out – I’m SO DEHYDRATED. I think the culprit was going into that run dehydrated from being out of town and not drinking enough water yesterday. But I also got my […]

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