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  • Weighing In

    In the middle of the night when I’m half awake in the rocker, in the corner of the nursery, I count up the hours of sleep I’ve gotten. 10:30pm to 1:15am …1:50am-4:25am…and so it…

    April 3, 2015
  • The First Trimester

    I thought I might do a couple of posts on how pregnancy has treated me. For those of you interested in recipes that I’ve so badly neglected over the past few months, there are…

    October 26, 2014
  • Simple Waste Reducing Tricks

    Michael calls me a hippie. I think it’s because I make my own almond milk and save scraps of vegetables for stock and because I’m always bugging him about turning off lights and recycling…

    May 15, 2014
  • Grapefruit Pomegranate Salad with Brown Sugar Sauce

    My aunt lives in Arizona with a very productive grapefruit tree. For Christmas she sent me two boxes filled with grapefruit. I’m very fond of the grapefruit but having 20 staring at you every…

    January 4, 2013
  • Quinoa, Kale and Exhale’s Liebster Award

    This post is a little longer than usual, but for good reason. Earlier this week Quinoa, Kale and Exhale was nominated for a Leibster Award. It’s given to up-and-coming bloggers to offer them a…

    December 5, 2012
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    Healthy Chocolate Chip Quinoa Cookies

    A couple of months ago I was watching the Today show and they were making Chocolate Chip Quinoa Cookies. I liked the sound of them but hadn’t gotten around to making them until this…

    December 4, 2012
  • Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Lime Dressing

      The below recipe is part of my self-proclaimed Thanksgiving sweet potato challenge for Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Lime Dressing. On Wednesday, we’re headed to Colorado Springs for Thanksgiving. Michael’s family is there and we’ll…

    November 19, 2012
  • You don’t know Jacques!

    What an amazing evening. As Sarah and I walked home from the event, on an unbelievably warm November night, we couldn’t stop grinning from ear to ear. We proclaimed it the best sister-sister night of…

    November 13, 2012
  • An Evening with a Cooking Idol

    We had a really lovely weekend. Michael’s birthday was on Saturday so we celebrated with good food, wine, movies and football. I’ll update you on all of that in the coming days once I…

    November 12, 2012