Quinoa

Lately

August 7, 2013
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Delicious eats last week surrounding summer produce at its best… Overnight oats in a sunflower butter jar made with Coach’s Oats, Greek yogurt, milk, chia seeds, banana and blueberries. Plus a pinch of salt, cinnamon, vanilla and a little bit of Whole Wheat Blueberry Lemon muffin from the bakery. Loved this! I made a big […]

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Lately

June 24, 2013
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I’m switching my Lately posts from Saturdays to Mondays. Great way to kick off the week : ) And instead of a formal post on Saturdays I think I’ll just try to pop in with a live photo or two. I’m guessing most of you are out playing anyways. Breakfasts Fa-rench toast! Made with High […]

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Moroccan-Inspired Quinoa Salad

February 4, 2013
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I had some friends and their babies over for lunch this week {SO much fun!} and made this healthy mix of a salad to serve. I hope I am not offending any distinguished Moroccan chefs by calling this Moroccan-inspired. I love the addition of dried fruit and nuts to any dish and this salad combines […]

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Paperwhite

December 20, 2012
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Have you ever smelled a paperwhite? They are easy-to-grow bulbs perfect for windowsills. They have a strong fragrance – and that fragrance reminds me SO MUCH of my grandmother’s house. She always has all kinds of plants blooming. I bought this guy at Trader Joe’s for a few bucks and have thoroughly enjoyed his company […]

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Appetite Paradise Lost

June 25, 2012
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I spent most of Saturday afternoon working (just got on a roll!) so today I was able to take a few hours to catch up on my baby reading. I need to take this as seriously as I used to take my college reading, but it still feels like a luxury to read in the […]

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The Light Is Greener On The Other Side

January 19, 2012
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Last night, our dining room got a facelift. Say hello to our new green apple light!! After much debate between safe neutral colors and wacky patterns, we decided to go with a bold color in a safe solid pattern. My other light requirements were at least 2 bulbs 100 watts each and a diffuser on […]

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Double Decker

January 18, 2012
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I had a blast in the kitchen this afternoon with a pair of recipes: one semi-homemade and one made from scratch! The semi-homemade turned into a wonderful afternoon snack. I’m previewing the KERF Blend of cookie mix for an upcoming OpenSky sale and had to make sure the combination I chose was good. Man was […]

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