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Summery Pasta Salad

July 4, 2014
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Happy 4th!! If you need a last minute picnic dish, this one is a good one. Pasta salads are my go-to picnic food. They are easy to assemble, pack up and eat on the go. They’re also very easy to customize! This one features fresh garden veggies and herbs, prepared pesto we froze last year, […]

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Smoky Maple Lentil Salad

March 11, 2013
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When I’m meal planning for the week I try to designate one night as “bean night.” This can range from a Mexican bowl of pinto beans to a bean soup to a prepared lentil salad like this one. Bonus points if I can make it in advance! Dinner hour with a baby is so chaotic […]

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Sorta Rained Out

June 22, 2012
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Typical Friday Night!! We ventured downtown in fear of rain but got in a good hour or so of hangin’ out before the storms moved in. A snack, prior to departure. Blueberries + Oikos Then we packed up our dinner and headed downtown, thankful the heat broke just a bit Drink tickets for some.. No […]

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Sun On Green On Green

March 31, 2010
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Afternoon snack! Photographed exactly 24 hours prior So much better than the iPhone, no? I had one of Allie‘s granola bars around 4PM – TOTALLY AWESOME!! These were super crunchy + chewy at the same time. I loved the sunflower seeds and embedded nuts. A winning recipe for sure!! Also ate a furry kiwi. Yes, […]

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Bike, Swim, Grill

August 19, 2008
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I decided in honor of the Olympics I would swim today. I consider myself a pretty good swimmer considering I have never participated in any organized swimming, but I just don’t like doing it that much. One reason I don’t like swimming for exercise is I don’t like the whole process of being wet and […]

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Where Are The Chickpeas?

May 27, 2008
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Lemony Chickpea, Feta + Couscous Salad But wait….where are the chickpeas? Turns out I totally forgot about them and left them out! But the salad was still delicious. In the bowl: 1 box Harris Teeter Parmesan Whole Wheat Couscous, cooked 1 bell pepper, chopped 1 cucumber, peeled, deseeded + chopped 2 small sticks celery, chopped […]

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Fun On The Patio!!

April 11, 2008
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Shrimp, Roasted Red Pepper + Feta Pasta Tonight was an Ellie Krieger-inspired recipe and boy was it heaven in a bowl! Here’s our combo for 2 servings: 4 oz each angel hair, cooked 1 clove garlic 10 thawed and peeled frozen raw shrimp 1/3 a green bell pepper 1 jar roasted red peppers 1 block […]

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