Plant-Based Protein Swaps

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I need protein at every meal, which I learned the hard way. Yes, there was a time (pre-nutrition degree) where I would just eat a plain “fat free” bagel for breakfast or some other starch and wonder why I was so hungry an hour later. Then I learned about nutrition and it all made sense….

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Chicken Fajita Bowl

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Hi friends! How is your weekend going? I don’t usually post on Sunday but it’s a Recipe Redux day! Here is the theme: Two for One We’re all about cooking once and eating twice. In short, double dinners are better. Show us how you take a favorite recipe already on your blog – and ReDux…

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Italian-Style Turkey Burgers

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Chicken parmesan is one of my favorites meals. I was getting ready to make one of my lightened versions and I realized I hadn’t defrosted the chicken. So plan B. These turkey burgers with an Italian flare. I love a good turkey burger. These are super moist and flavorful and can be enjoyed with a bun,…

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Cooking Basics: How To Make Homemade Ghee

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It’s time for another installment of “Cooking Basics”. Today I am going to show you how easy it is to make homemade ghee. Ghee (the Hindi word for fat) is basically butter that has been simmered, then the milk solids removed leaving pure butter. It’s much like clarified butter, but it’s simmered longer to brown…

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5 Reasons To Eat Frozen Fruits and Vegetables

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Disclaimer: Thank you to the National Frozen and Refrigerated Foods Association for sponsoring this post. I was compensated for my time. All opinions are my own.  It takes some planning to eat healthy, but once you get the hang of it, it becomes second nature. One thing I do that helps with successful meal planning for my family is…

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Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas {Paleo, Gluten Free}

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It’s been a crazy week friends. Between the immense need for a serious house cleaning, plus the start of soccer twice a week for the older two, and the start of ballet for my daughter, I had to take a few days off from blogging. I seriously can’t get over how quickly this week has…

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25 Ways to Be More Active In Your Day

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Hi friends, how was your weekend? We had gorgeous weather again….I am not sure what is going on in the pacific northwest, but I’ll take it! Sunny, blue skies and in the upper 50s called for a lot of outdoor time- bike rides, playing at the park and just lounging out in that wonderful weather. It’s…

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