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Thai Basil Peanut Pesto

Thai Basil Peanut Pesto

What do you do when you have an overwhelming amount of basil and the fall frost is about to hit? PESTO TIME! Ok, but what if you don’t have pine nuts…or parmesan cheese? PEANUT PESTO TIME! With the summer waning and my plants slowly saying […]

[Recipe] Avocado Egg Salad

[Recipe] Avocado Egg Salad

Easter is just around the corner and that means the world has been posting all kinds of bunny/egg related things…Easter bunny pretzel bites, egg shaped macaroons, deviled egg chickies, carrot sprinkles and dyed egg creatures! One that really caught my eye was this recipe for no-mayo egg salad! I really […]

[Recipe] Kale Apple Soup

[Recipe] Kale Apple Soup

It’s been a pretty crazy few weeks and unfortunately I haven’t had the time, energy or motivation to post anything. I feel like the roller coaster has settled on a straightaway (at least for the moment), so I’m happy to be back online sharing some […]

[Recipe] Jalapeno Cauliflower Shells & Cheese

[Recipe] Jalapeno Cauliflower Shells & Cheese

You’ll want to eat this. Right now. Literally. You should probably leave your job/class/whatever and go make it… I’ve recently found Love & Lemons, an incredibly beautiful blog that shares amazing sounding/looking recipes. Jeanine and Jack live in Austin, TX and they share incredible. The […]

[Recipe] Easy Slow Cooker Soup

[Recipe] Easy Slow Cooker Soup

I can’t begin to explain how exciting it was to come back home after a long day at work and an evening at the gym to a warm dinner…because this morning I made prepared the easiest meal ever: the Tone It Up Warming Slimdown Soup! […]

[Recipe] Crock Pot Pumpkin Soup

[Recipe] Crock Pot Pumpkin Soup

It’s cold. Like freezing cold. So, we definitely need to up our warm-foods-to-reset-your-insides game. Luckily, in the latest edition of the Tone It Up Nutrition Plan, they included a lot of warm menu items. This time around, they’ve also included some slow cooker recipes, so […]