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Eggplant Quinoa Meatballs + A Weeks Worth of Meals

I’ve fallen off the “blog-a-sphere” grid. That doesn’t mean I haven’t been cooking, feeding my family, and creating new and interesting dishes. It simply means that maintaing a food blog is a f@%*ing lot of work and the compensation sucks. Yea, everyone reading it hopefully gets inspired and in truth, that should be compensations enough. […]

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Salmon + Quinoa Burgers + A Weeks Worth of Meals {Gluten Free + Diary Free}

Challenging myself to leave behind dairy, grains, sugar, and a host of other food choices (read here) has forced me eat way more protein and fiber (fruits and veggies). Two weeks into it and I can honestly say I have so much more energy than when I started. I am a HUGE napper and my […]

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Quinoa Stuffed Tomatoes + A Weeks Worth of Meals {Gluten Free}

I am on day two of a Whole Life Challenge. My main goal a) be accountable b) be conscious c) loose weight d) exercise more. For the next eight weeks I (and my family) will be eating grain free. And drinking lots of water. And exercising. No cheese, no potatoes, no dairy, no bread, no […]

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Gluten Free Passover Chocolate Pistachio Cake + Chocolate Glaze

Tonight is the first night of Passover. Passover is essentially a gluten free holiday. With the absence of wheat, rye, barley, spelt, and oats for 8 nights, creates limited choices. Protein and veggies are easy. It’s the carbs, the desserts, actually the stuff that most of us crave, thus find satisfying become absent. What I have found […]

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Gluten-Free Dog Treats + Our New Baby

Meet Lola I am a pushover. I gave in. I caved…we rescued a dog. Driving to meet the “puppy”, I instinctively knew that we would be coming home with a dog. I was so sure that a dog would become part of our family, that prior to picking up the kids from school, I called my friend, […]

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