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How I’ve Been Eating Lately

May 10, 2018
Food & Wellness

Baked Pesto Salmon

January 17, 2019
Food & Wellness
This is the first in a series of posts, all about the basics of cooking salmon. Believe it or not, over the past 5 years I have received numerous comments from readers who don’t know how to cook salmon or just don’t fe read more

Hummus Crusted Chicken & Vegetables

January 15, 2019
Food & Wellness
Before I even get started with sharing this new recipe, I have to give credit and a shout out to my friend and nutritionist extraordinaire Cara Clark, for the idea. I’ve followed several of her meal plans, and hummus chicken read more

General Tso’s Instant Pot Chicken

January 10, 2019
Food & Wellness
It’s hard to find a dish full of flavor that everyone in the family likes; one that’s not too sweet, too spicy, too bland, too whatever. There are plenty of basic dishes I know we’ll all agree on, but when you st read more

21 Books I Read In 2018

January 09, 2019
Lifestyle
I managed to keep up with reviewing the books I was reading in 2018, up until June, and then I petered out. I started to realize just how time consuming it was to review each book one by one, and the reviews didn’t seem to h read more

18 Simple Changes to Live Your Best Life This Year

January 08, 2019
Lifestyle
While the humdrum of life each day can often feel quite insignificant and repetitive, I have found that looking back at the sum of those days on a large scale can yield quite impressive results. Reflecting on 2018 was no exception read more

Our Warm & Simple Christmas Decor

December 20, 2018
Lifestyle
I know Christmas is only a few days away, but better late than never has always been my motto! Here’s a peek at most of our Christmas decor around the house. Aside from the living spaces, I don’t decorate every room, b read more
brown rice and turkey meatballs in a cast iron skillet

Skillet Turkey Meatballs & Rice

December 13, 2018
Food & Wellness
After sharing the easy turkey meatball recipe yesterday, I wanted to post this quick and easy dinner using those same meatballs, that my family has been enjoying lately. It’s simple to throw together, and is even easier to c read more
turkey meatballs and zucchini noodles and marinara sauce on a white plate set on a wooden board with a glass of red wine

Healthy Turkey Meatballs – Baked or Fried

December 12, 2018
Food & Wellness
I just finished listening to the most recent episode of the Splendid Table podcast and it was all about recipes. Having recently read (or half-way read) several books intended to teach the reader how to cook without the safety net read more