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Homemade Donuts

Have you ever considered making homemade donuts before?  There is pretty much nothing I haven’t considered trying to make at home in the pursuit of eating a real foods diet, but donuts definitely seemed like one that would be…

Butternut Squash Turkey Chili via thelovelylauralife.com
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Butternut Squash Turkey Chili

This recipe is adapted from this one I found on Food Network what seems like forever ago. I have made the original recipe multiple times, but have found that it is so much easier if I make a few…

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Pancake Saturday

In all honesty, today is totally a french toast Saturday.  Because well, I’m mostly after a four year old and two year old’s heart.  BUT over the last year, Pancake Saturdays have definitely taken root — both in our home…

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Meal Planning Wins + Fails

These photos sure do make meal planning look sexy, don’t they? Okay, well maybe they don’t to you… but to me they do.  Hmm… I wonder what that says about me…? Anywho… I last month I shared with you 10…

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Thoughts on Meal Planning

I’ve always had a strong relationship with food. I honestly think about it almost all of the time, haha! When I was little I would always be super pleasant until I got hungry… well, hangry really. Actually wait I…

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Honey Vanilla Almond Granola

It’s official. I’ve found a granola recipe to end all other granola recipes. Seriously though, this stuff is the bomb.  Did I just say ‘the bomb’?  Yes, why yes I did. And it is.  It SO is. Why is…

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Double Chocolate Chip Cookie

If you follow me over on Instagram you know that on Wednesday Nick made me some double chocolate chip cookies for my birthday that were so good I may have made myself sick eating them… And since misery loves…