Category Archives: Sides

Caramelized Brussels Sprouts

The Christmas countdown has officially begun! I hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving, but I’m one of those people who likes to skip right over Turkey Day and move onto the most wonderful time of the year! I proudly admit that … finish reading Caramelized Brussels Sprouts

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Red, White, and Blue Berry Goat Cheese Crostinis

Good morning! First, let’s get your eyes drooling! We’ll get to those in a minute . Today is already a great day because I only have to work until 1pm! Then I get tomorrow off! As much as I would … finish reading Red, White, and Blue Berry Goat Cheese Crostinis

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Kale Quinoa Salad and My First 5 Mile Run!

Good morning! I had a whirlwind of a weekend and Monday was pretty much a blur because I was so tired. The weekend started out on a good note because I ran five miles!!! My farthest distance yet! It was my last run on the … finish reading Kale Quinoa Salad and My First 5 Mile Run!

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Brussels Sprout Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette & the Gluten-Free Fad

The Gluten-Free Fad Before I get to my delicious new salad recipe, I wanted to share an article that caught my attention yesterday titled “My Gluten Free Diet Disaster“. A woman who’s daughter is diagnosed with an allergy to gluten … finish reading Brussels Sprout Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette & the Gluten-Free Fad

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Healthier Potato Leek Soup and Boxer Puppies!

I hope everyone is having a great weekend so far! I had quite the exciting Friday because I helped Luke and his Dad pick up this little guy as a surprise for his Mom. Isn’t he adorable? His name is … finish reading Healthier Potato Leek Soup and Boxer Puppies!

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Spicy Roasted Cauliflower and WIAW

Happy Wednesday! Here is my third WIAW. For those of you who don’t know, Jen over at Peas and Crayons hosts WIAW every week – check out her blog for more information on it! Breakfast Nutella Overnight Oats with Raspberries (recipe here) … finish reading Spicy Roasted Cauliflower and WIAW

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Cheesy Zucchini Squash Bake

It’s a beautiful spring weekend here. We are about to depart to Kennebunkport. I can already imagine the cool ocean breeze and the sound of the water. Teddy can hardly wait – he’s ready to get in the car! But … finish reading Cheesy Zucchini Squash Bake

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Carrot Fries and My First WIAW

Happy Wednesday! This morning I had a decent run, but I had to cut it shorter than I wanted because I’m headed out for a meeting. I also forgot to turn my Garmin on for the first couple minutes, so … finish reading Carrot Fries and My First WIAW

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Pesto Quinoa Stuffed Zucchini

This morning I decided to run outside on a nearby trail. I was hoping to complete a 5k distance in 31 minutes, or at least in less time than my last outdoor run, but I was not feeling great at … finish reading Pesto Quinoa Stuffed Zucchini

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Hummamole (Hummus + Guacamole) and the Food List Challenge

I had to push through my run again today, but I did it. No matter how hard it is to finish my run, I always feel so great afterwords. After seeing the Food List Challenge on Julie’s blog and all over Facebook, … finish reading Hummamole (Hummus + Guacamole) and the Food List Challenge

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