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When It’s Chilly Outside, Get Chili Inside (Your Belly)

It is starting to feel like fall (even in Los Angeles).  And when it is chilly outside, you should get chili inside your belly.  While my mom makes the best chili ever – seriously it is delicious, I have tried … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Toast Changed My Life

Ok, so maybe it isn’t technically toast – but, when you don’t eat rice, wheat, or corn (I know, right??) anything that even resembles toast is exciting.  Especially when said toast is merely a vehicle for avocado.  One thing that … Continue reading

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Memorial Day BBQ Dessert Ideas

It’s Memorial Day – it is officially summer! Here are some delicious Memorial Day BBQ Dessert ideas. Trying to be healthier? Try red, white and blue fruit skewers.  These are super easy and quick.  Just alternate strawberries and bananas on … Continue reading

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Meatless Cinco de Mayo

Happy Cinco De Mayo! Thursday “commemorates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War (1861-1867).” In the U.S., the holiday is a way to share Mexican culture and heritage with mariachi music … Continue reading

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It’s Meatless Monday and These Croquettes Are Delish

I am continuing to try and eat meatless on Mondays.  I am not sure if it is necessarily healthier, but it certainly less expensive 🙂 These black bean croquettes with fresh salsa are easy to make, and can be made … Continue reading

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These Sweet Potatoes Will Change Your Life

I tried to do the 21 Day Sugar Detox…I made it 11 days. On day 12, I was at the gym and my trainer told me to have sweet potatoes after our workout. He gave me a super simple recipe, … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Need To Be Difficult To Be Great

While there are some things that are worth hard work, eating healthy doesn’t have to be one of them.  I know I’m not alone when I say that I would eat healthier if I had the time. However, between working, … Continue reading

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With Everything So Fast Paced, Cook Slow

We live in a society that is constantly on the move, and always fast paced.  We pay more and more each month to ensure that we have the fastest internet connection, the latest technical advances in our smart phones, and, … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday – Chipotle Chili Edition

Tis the season for holiday parties and non-stop deliveries of chocolates and cakes at the office.  Since I have zero will power, my only chance at not wearing elastic waist pants come January is eating healthy at least one meal … Continue reading

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It’s Cold And Risotto Is Delicious – You’re Welcome

It finally feels like Fall in LA and it is getting cold, so bring on the hot dinners.  I love risotto, I always have, there are countless variations and I love them all.  I came across this recipe for Southwest … Continue reading

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