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4 Ingredient Homemade Honey Roasted Peanuts

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What do you do when your favorite store is out of the snack you enjoy? You make it yourself and fall in love with your creation, that’s what….lol. 210 more words

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the more they change, the more they stay the same: salted dark chocolate mousse with vanilla cream

At times it feels like I just left New York; though it was three years ago (and nearly exactly to the day), The City still holds court as the single place I’ve rested my head for the most nights outside of my childhood hometown on Cape Cod. 1,986 more words


the whole shebang: 6300 miles and a whole (lazy) lemon tart, iphone edition

My past 28 days have looked something like this:

Santa Barbara, CA –> Baltimore, MD –> Wilton, CT –> Lake Joseph, Ontario (Canada) –> New York City, NY –> Baltimore, MD –> Santa Barbara, CA.

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best ever beet burgers with goat cheese spread (aka best veggie burgers, ever! )

In Boulder, there was a spot  downtown that we’d frequent all.the.time for lunch or a casual supper that made the most delicious beet burgers.  I never got around to trying my hand at them at home, because any time I had a chance to zip down the hill on our Vespa and enjoy my lunch al fresco on an inevitably sunny Colorado afternoon (and someone else was doing the cooking) I was going to take it. 1,196 more words


spaghetti & meatballs with a vegan (and gluten free!) twist: zucchini spaghetti and beanballs with fresh marinara + vegan 'parmesan' cheese

I came home the other week with a book called “Raw Food Detox Diet,” and I’d be lying if I said that James didn’t look just a wee bit petrified. 1,511 more words


curried sweet potato and chicken soup with peas, pepitas, and yogurt

Earlier this week James and I came down with something fierce; a quick and dirty bug, most likely of the I-ate-something or 24-hour persuasion, that snuck in quickly and silently on Monday afternoon and had us sidelined feeling badly for ourselves for the better part of two days. 808 more words


on thirty plus one: caramel catfish with fresno chili quinoa

My birthday falls exactly two weeks after New Year’s Day every single year, cementing the fact that the new year feels even more like a new beginning. 973 more words

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