Guest Post from Lick The Earth: Raw Vegan Mint Brownie Bites

September 10, 2014
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Hey everyone!  You are so lucky this week because Jocelyn from Lick the Earth  is guest posting for me and has created a super special clean and healthy DESSERT!   Yup!  This raw Mint Brownie Bite looks so delish that it’s hard to believe the recipe and ingredients are so simple.  Go ahead, indulge yourself, […]

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Fennel Was An Unlikely Presence in My Kitchen – {Beet + Fennel Pink Pasta}

September 3, 2014
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This week’s recipe is adapted from Clean Eating Magazine’s Beet, Fennel and Ricotta Fusilli.  I have a boatload of cooking magazines on my coffee table and I decided to flip and rip.  Flip and rip is my process of flipping through the mags and ripping out the recipes that I find intriguing or inspiring!   […]

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Fall is in the Air… Maybe – {Cherry + Sweet Potato Quinoa}

August 20, 2014
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Have you heard of PINK rice?!   I hadn’t either!  Until I found myself in the grain aisle of Whole Foods and laughed at HOW MANY VARIETIES of rice there are now!  I bought the pink rice because in my mind, it’s just not normal…and what girl doesn’t like pink : )   Go figure the […]

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Here Fishy, Fishy, Fishy! ~ Ernie’s Wild Citrus Soy Salmon

August 13, 2014
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It’s a big week for This Chick Eats Cean!  I’m debuting my first (and one of my favorite) fish recipes!  We have officially turned pescatarian, folks!  This is going to be a blast. When I think of a title, all that comes to mind is that scene in Sesame Street where Bert is having no […]

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Guest Blog Post: Chewy Cashew Cookie Bars!

August 6, 2014
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Hey hey strangers!   I’ve been M.I.A due to a  sweet little thing called vacation!  When it’s 108 degrees on a daily basis, it’s time to get out of dodge and seek more human weather : ) Let me tell you about another sweet little thing named Jocelyn!  She’s my girl over at Lick-the-Earth.com.  Jocelyn […]

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No Boring Salads! Plus, BIG News For The Blog! ~ {Simply Clean Taco Salad}

July 23, 2014
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One of my favorite things to do, is trick my brother with fake meat!   Sometimes he knows, other times…. not so much.  I think I finally found the best meat subsitute because at first he didn’t realize it was meatless meat, until his mouth was on fire.  Yes, on fire, and he asked me […]

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My Secret Is Out…… – {This Chick’s Tomato Sauce}

July 16, 2014
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My neighbor, Vesta, is a fabulous cook.  I really need to have her guest post for me sometime!  There was a day where I wanted pasta with tomato sauce in the worst way (ok, maybe not just ‘a day’, but a whole bunch of days!)  and did not have any in stock in This Chick’s […]

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The Kitchen is Where Flat Abs Are Made – {Sunshine Salad}

July 2, 2014
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Happy 4th of July week everyone!  This week I partnered with my pals Christina and Chelsey of Posh Pair to bring you a very special double feature blog post! Posh Pair is one of my favorite blogs to follow because they touch on food, fitness, fashion and everything in between!  I can honestly say that […]

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::Spicy Korean Cauli Steaks::

June 25, 2014
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Do you ever have a dish at a restaurant and think oh my I wish I could have this at home?!   ME TOO!  It happened just a couple weeks ago – I was at a local spot called The Herb Box.  I was waiting for some friends and needed to grab lunch in the […]

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Another Quick and Easy Dish – {Simple Spicy Snap Peas}

June 11, 2014
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My crazy period at work is wrapping up and I’ve slowly found some time to get back into the kitchen!  When I say I’ve found time, I mean very little of it.  And what I’ve created in that short period of time, I have fallen in love with and I cook over and over……. and […]

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