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New Year, New You! – {This Chick’s Egg Breakfast}

January 1, 2015
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Happy New Year, my friends!  We closed the door to 2014 and welcomed 2015 with arms wide open last night.  Ringing in the New Year is always a great time to reflect and devise your plan for 2015.  It’s a perfect way to start fresh – new year, new you.  Get that gym membership you […]

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Stuffing More Vegetables…. [Harvest Stuffed Carnival Squash]

October 29, 2014
Harvest Stuffed Carnival Squash 1

True Story. I love to stuff things.  Have you noticed that trend on all my blog posts?  I love the appearance of a meal when it’s stuffed in something, rather than just food on a plate.  That’s partly why I’m not a fan of Mexican food – the presentation is just a mess on a […]

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

August 20, 2014
Cherry and Sweet Pot Quinoa

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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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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Won’t You Be My Neighbor? | {Avocado Basil Pesto Zoodles}

June 4, 2014
Avocado Basil Pesto Zoodles

I spent lots of quality time with my sweet neighbor over the last week or so.  We She cooked, we had wine, we played cards against humanity card games, watched a movie and just relaxed!  It was just what I needed after this intense work schedule!  I asked her what she would like to see for […]

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Get Ready for Your Tastebuds to Sing! ::MBJ Quinoa Arugula Salad::

May 21, 2014
MJB Quinoa Arugula Salad 3

 What I am about to share with you will blow your mind taste buds! I totally love everything I make in the kitchen, but sometimes I create something and it just comes together so perfectly!  Perfect in flavor and color and nutrition.  And as a simple home cook, not a trained chef, the various flavors that go […]

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