February 4, 2014

Cook Smarts is going through a bunch of different diets (diet meaning the “what you eat” definition rather than the weight loss definition) for fun. Last week was vegetarian and this week was Paleo. More below! Breakfast uno: pancakes!! With nut butter drizzle. I use the Great Harvest mix, which is hearty and whole grain. […]

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January 27, 2014

I have been rockin the Sunday meal prep and Cook Smarts meal plans this whole month. Like I said on Friday, it has been a wonderful change for our family. Meal time stress has gone way down, and we are eating better than ever. Leftovers for lunch have been a huge success too! I even […]

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Super Easy Crockpot Chili

January 2, 2014

Vowing to make more home-cooked meals this year? This crockpot chili is as easy as can be. I have yet another chili recipe for you. What can I say? During the winter I crave a mug of soup for lunch almost everyday. I also crave easy, comforting meals. This chili recipe is simple and delicious […]

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Bourbon Bison Chili

December 23, 2013

A few weekends ago we were invited to a chili cook off. Because the event was put together at the last minute, we didn’t know we were making our own pot of chili until that morning. After a bit of brainstorming over Voxer, Matt and I decided to bump up a typical meat + bean […]

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Kin Of Pump

September 26, 2012

Nothin’ like some PUMPKIN to start off a fall morning right!! This is my hoarded can of Libby’s 100% Pure Pumpkin. Stocked on the shelves since last winter just in case the world ends in the mean time. The craving always comes before I can get to the store for more! I made whipped banana […]

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The Off Season

January 17, 2012
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This afternoon I visited Whole Foods Cville in all its new glory. Love that place. I put some crazy things in my cart! Like popsicles!! It felt so warm that when I walked by they said summertime. What was I thinking!? These were Edy’s Fruity ones and they are petite enough to make a nice […]

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March 12, 2010
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After 2 weeks of work with a trip smooshed in between, I feel like I can finally exhale and enjoy myself tonight! Not that I didn’t enjoy myself at all in two weeks, but it was the kind of in-the-back-of-your-mind-you-should-be-doing-something-else kind of mentality. Excited to read some blogs and watch some TV tonight! Lunch held […]

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