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Vanilla Almond Overnight Oats

With a hectic schedule leaving me eating nearly every meal out of the house, I am constantly searching for easy, filling breakfast ideas that I can prepare ahead then grab out of the fridge to eat either on-the-go or in the office. 473 more words

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Simple Stuffed Peppers

With my current lifestyle, I am constantly on the move and eat most of my meals out of the house. Rather than incessantly ordering from fast food restaurants or eating pre-packaged, prepared foods, I prefer to cook meals in advance that I can re-heat later in the week when I’m at work or school. 446 more words

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread: Melt in Your Mouth Good!

I know people get all hyped up about everything pumpkin flavored in the fall, but who says pumpkin can only be a fall ingredient?

Pumpkin is easily canned so you can find it year-round if you know where to look, and unlike most canned vegetables, pumpkin does not require added salt to preserve in canned form over time. 649 more words

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Curried Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps

Do you find yourself in a love-hate relationship with chicken salad and other mayo-based salads? There’s no question they’re delicious, but if you look at the nutrition label you may be shocked to see just how many calories are packed into a small serving of any mayo-based salad. 526 more words

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Quick and Easy Puttanesca Sauce: Satisfy Your Italian Cravings Guilt-free

I love the deep, rich, complex flavors that are found throughout Italian cuisine, yet I shy away from eating out at Italian restaurants for two reasons: 1) with a gluten-intolerance, finding a meal I can eat is much harder (even with gluten-free pasta…its just not the same as the real thing!) and 2) being health-conscious, the traditionally large portions served and generous use of heavy, calorie ridden ingredients, such as cream, cheese, carbohydrates, and butter, make it hard to choose a menu item which will not account for nearly all your recommended daily calories and leave you feeling like you’ve eaten too much. 341 more words

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Greek-style Quinoa and Vegetable Salad

       Last weekend in D.C. was the first taste of spring with warm weather, chirping birds, and blossoming cherry trees. With the first signs of a changing season came an immediate desire for all the delicious vegetables that become more readily available in the spring and summer. 575 more words

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Review of Sweetgreen's "Harvest Bowl" Salad and a Recipe for an At-Home Version

My all-time favorite salad comes from a small salad chain called Sweetgreen, and ever since I first tried it, I cannot order anything else off their menu and find myself with frequent cravings for this particular salad. 446 more words

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