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Pumpkin spiced oatmeal

I love the fall. The changing of the leaves, layering of the clothes, and the pumpkin spiced latte from Starbucks. In all honesty, the only reason why I love the fall is because of the pumpkin spiced latte. I am … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks and Cake

Older brothers. Don’t we all love them? Whenever I sneak away to see my brother he requests a baked good. Usually it is in the form of a cake, sometimes I try to branch out and do bread or cookies. … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Tilapia with sweet potato quinoa and sauteed green beans

Sunday, a day of rest according to my religious faith.  I am still trying to remember what it means to be a student and find that elusive thing called balance. I got up and headed to a church in East … Continue reading

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10K to Dinner Party (or the day after I violated a chicken)

10K in the morning, dinner party in the evening. Sounds like great planning right? I think I didn’t really take in to account how tired I would be after the 10K. But after a nap, I was ready to host … Continue reading

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Eat Italian, but healthy: zucchini noodles with shrimp and goat cheese

It all started with a dream. After perusing various healthy and raw food websites, I started to dream about this kitchen gadget: What is it you may ask? Well my friend it is a vegetable spiralizer.  It has the ability … Continue reading

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3.1 miles and channa masala

There’s always that nervous feeling before a race. Can I do this? Have I trained enough? As a recovering couch potato, It’s not like I am a pro at the pre-run symptoms, but I can imagine. Prior to my 5K … Continue reading

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Spicy Garlic Shrimp with Coconut Rice

I have really random cravings. Last weekend, I wanted shrimp. I didn’t know how I wanted them prepared, but I knew I wanted shrimp. However, thanks to the lovely internet I was able to stumble upon a recipe for spicy … Continue reading

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“Oh my! Tastes like Sweet Potato Pie!” Oatmeal

Occasionally I have these sparks of creativity in the kitchen that leads to a recipe of my own invention. Sunday happened to be one of those days. I had been thinking about breakfast (as I always do…lol) for the week … Continue reading

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I love big legs and I cannot lie….

Yes,that is a reference to Sir Mix A Lot’s song, “Baby Got Back”…lol (If you have no idea what I am talking about click here.) There’s nothing like a big ole roasted juicy Turkey leg. I became slightly fascinated with … Continue reading

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Oh you fancy, huh? The tex-mex inspired (packed) lunch

Because I am about to go back to school and be unemployed for 11 months, I have tried to be even more cognizant of my spending habits. One sure way to save money is to bring my lunch to work. … Continue reading

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