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Juniper & Ivy

It seems like everywhere I go lately, someone’s talking about Juniper & Ivy.  And after checking it out for myself, I can see why.  Helmed by Richard Blais (of Top Chef All Stars fame), it’s about as close to perfection as I … Continue reading

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The Great Maple

My mom is one of my favorite people on the whole planet, and I’m not saying that just because she carried me inside of her for 9 miserable months.  I’m saying it because she’s smart, funny, and just generally fun … Continue reading

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Taste of Gaslamp

When San Diego’s famous Gaslamp Quarter invites you to spend an entire day (or weekend) tasting their famous fare, YOU GO.  You don’t say, “let me check my calendar” or “I have other plans”.  You say “Where will we meet, … Continue reading

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Skinny Curry in a Hurry

I spent all last week craving curry: dreaming about it, lusting for it, and eventually indulging in it- twice!  Does that ever happen to you? If so, tuck this recipe in your back pocket.  It’s quick, it’s healthy, and (not … Continue reading

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Simple Raw Desserts

Many people mistakenly believe that when you adopt a healthy eating lifestyle, you can’t enjoy some of your favorite treats, like ice cream, pudding, and cake. However, this is simply not true. There are many healthy alternatives for these and … Continue reading

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Munchies on Maui

I thought it might be fun to recap some of our favorite meals from our trip to Maui.  Since there are a limited number of choices on the island, I hope it’ll help future vacationers as much as other bloggers … Continue reading

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Carrot Ginger Soup

It can be challenging to create healthy winter meals, but this tasty soup fits the bill.  It’s packed with flavor and nutrients but not calories!  Now, is it as good as my triple chocolate cookies?  No.  But it also has … Continue reading

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