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meal planning is not my thing.


I have a confession. I am terrible at meal planning. When I attempt to do it, I rarely make anything on the plan, instead opting for going out, something quick, or something less healthy. The main thing I struggle with is that I hardly ever feel motivated to invest time in cooking during the week.  The simple solution? Quick, [...]

how to make a salad that’s not boring


Here’s my handy guide to salad making. Base – start with a nice, tasty green base examples: spinach, baby kale, mix greens, spring mix, but PLEASE not iceberg! Fruit – I love fruit in my salads examples: strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, raspberries or apple slices are some of my favorites Protein – for me, a salad is not [...]

spicy cilantro lime hummus


I’m hosting my book club tonight, and I decided to make hummus, bread, and avocado dip. I have always loved hummus, but I get bored with regular old hummus, and I’m never super satisfied with the store brands. So this week, I thought I’d try my hand at creating a new hummus recipe with some [...]