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Red Lentil, Collard Greens & Acorn Squash Soup

Soup. It’s what’s for dinner… Or breakfast, lunch and dinner in my case. During the fall and winter months, my body tends to crave warming, hearty foods. I opt for more leafy greens but cook them instead of juicing or … Continue reading

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Pinterest Pinning: Pumpkin Pie Almonds

Ring the alarm. It’s another pumpkin recipe comin’ at ya! The decline of pumpkin is one of the saddest times of the year for me. I know most of you stop consuming this versatile food on thanksgiving, but for me … Continue reading

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#WIAW- Sweet & Healthy

I am no stranger to the sweet tooth. I believe I was born with a palate to only crave sweet things at every meal all the time. While I’ve made previous attempts to divert my tastes towards the “right pathway … Continue reading

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Banana Peanut Flour Chia Loaf

If protein and antioxidants had a face it would be the title above. Peanut flour rules my kitchen with an ironĀ protein fist these days and I don’t hate it! Yesterday, I pulled a wallflower move and decided to sit Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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#MotivationalMondays- “Winning, Not Whining” Stretching Sequence

While I’ve been wallowing in sweatĀ self pity over all of you fabulously fit people doing your thang, I realize that I honestly should be using my time a little more wisely. Wallowing only belongs in “He’s Just Not That Into … Continue reading

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-Things To Try Thursday- Henrietta Hen Egg Cooker

It all started 3 years ago down an aisle in Home Goods. Browsing around for a new flavor of tea, I stumbled upon the unthinkable- an egg cooker in the shape of an actual hen. Thinking it was just an … Continue reading

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#MotivationalMondays- Cyber Monday- Stretch Your Body, Not Your Wallet

Happy Cyber Monday to all my deal brothers and sisters! Since Thanksgiving dinner, you’ve either done one of two things: eaten all leftovers or burned it all off by shopping literally until you dropped. Or maybe over half of you … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving/Black Friday Deals To Support Your Healthy Lifestyle!

Not a Black Friday advocate myself (I favor sleep over even the most legendary sales!), however these can be retrieved from the comfort of your own home. The following are a few deals from some of my favorite websites to … Continue reading

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Carbs VS. Tryptophan= Turkey Sleep Debunked!

Here is your Bill Nye The Science Guy fact of the day… Happy Thanksgiving! Enjoy! Peace, love, and tryptophan! ~C.C.D.

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What Happened To Tradition? Three Recipes I’m Thankful For

We are one day away from feasting and I’m sitting cool because I don’t have to cook a smidge this year. Family chose the easy way out and decided on a restaurant. That leaves a lot less arguing over turkey … Continue reading

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