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healthy meals

  • kale pistachio pesto

    Kale Pistachio Pesto + A truRoots Giveaway

    Happy first day of spring! It’s the beginning of my favorite time of year: warmer temps, longer days and the return of all things green. Of course, Mother Nature had other ideas today as we bundle…

    March 21, 2017
  • formula for the perfect salad

    Formula for the perfect salad, every time

    It’s no secret that I love a great salad and that they’re often my lunch of choice during the week. But, I think one of the biggest problems with salads is that they are so easy to…

    February 9, 2017
  • feta farro watermelon salad

    Feta Farro Watermelon Salad

    This feta farro watermelon salad is a product of the bits and pieces of our fridge. You see, I’m suddenly very conscious of the food our household wastes. Having a child who throws the majority…

    August 2, 2016
  • noodles-in-almond-sauce

    Noodles in Almond Sauce

    Our days are starting to find a bit of routine. I’m still working everyday to set some kind of nap schedule. Some days are more successful than others. What has become more apparent lately…

    June 1, 2015
  • Baked Falafel

    Last Saturday after a particularly good day with the little bug, I got adventurous and decided to create a Greek feast for dinner. There is something very comforting to me about being in the…

    May 4, 2015
  • roasted kabocha squash soup

    Roasted Kabocha Squash Soup

    I’ve had this recipe in my back pocket since mid-December. I loved it the first time I made it but then never got a photo of it to share. One thing lead to another…

    January 27, 2015
  • Marinated Carrot Dogs

    While our friends were here last weekend we stopped at the Highland Square farmers market for breakfast. I’m not a huge food truck fan but everyone else was eating so I thought, “why not?”…

    August 4, 2014
  • Caprese Quinoa Salad

    It’s summer and all I want to eat are quinoa salads. Hence why you’ve seen two quinoa salad posts in a row. I can’t get enough. I’ve had quinoa every night this week. I…

    June 18, 2014
  • chopped salad

    Southwestern Chopped Salad

    It’s raining here right now, like a lot. I’m trying to wait it out so I can go running but just as I typed this, a huge clap of thunder filled the air. So…

    May 9, 2014
  • Quinoa, Kale: Back to Basics

    On Sunday nights I’m usually in reset mode. The weekends are typically filled with richer than normal meals and possibly a beer or two, by Sunday I’m ready for a big bowl of vegetables.…

    June 20, 2013