Recipes, Salad

Kale + Quinoa Salad

Ya'll, what's with the kale trend? It's so trendy that I keep having to stop myself from capitalizing the 'K'! I mean, I get it. It's quite delicious, abundant, and makes us feel warm and fuzzy in the health category. Do you ever wonder if other foods were as trendy as kale and avocados? It's… Continue reading Kale + Quinoa Salad

Lifestyle

A Tale of Two Refrigerators

In the weeks leading up to the birth of our first baby (girl), I've been in an unforgiving state of sap. Everything makes me tear-up--mostly things that are just cute, happy, or inspiring. This morning, this did it for me.Along with feeling like I'm walking on fluff, I've been in the ever-common NESTING state: an overwhelming… Continue reading A Tale of Two Refrigerators

Recipes

Pasta Please. Zucchini Will Do.

Like any pregnant woman, most women in general, and even some a couple of you men out there, I've experienced my fair share of cravings. I have yet to experience one of those odd combinations that you hear about-- ice cream + pickles, pop tarts + mayonnaise (yes, apparently that's a thing), etc. However, I… Continue reading Pasta Please. Zucchini Will Do.

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Kale Chips

Ever crave crunch, salt, and a constant chewing motion? Unfortunately, potato chips is the first staple that people go to to remedy this horrible yet inconsistent syndrome.  Ladies and gents, I have a solution. KALE CHIPS!! I'm sure you've heard about this fad.  Everyone's talking about it on the streets, and if you haven't heard… Continue reading Kale Chips

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Christina’s Quinoa Salad

I have a confession to make. I went to the gym today (first time in months) and managed not to break a sweat. No, I was not standing in a corner, yes I burned calories, and yes, I do think it was better than sitting on my butt.  For those of you who frequent the… Continue reading Christina’s Quinoa Salad