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Vegans in Boston are seriously neglected. Kombu Kitchen is trying to change that. In Chestnut Hill, where the battle of luxury gyms is heating up, Sports Club LA tapped Kombu Kitchen to provide healthy one-of-a kind meal options to its members and I got to try a sample of their menu last week.  I was [...]

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Finally, today I’m sharing a recipe that is a victory for my kitchen. I’ve been obsessed with the lemon ginger nama shoyu special sauce that Life Alive (a restaurant in Cambridge) puts on their goddess bowls. I started trying to recreate it back in the late fall and finally mastered it. The sauce goes great [...]

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The following post is sponsored by Fitfluential LLC on behalf of Vitacost.  Over the past year, I’ve developed a taste for some of the most expensive food items you can buy at the grocery store. This isn’t exactly a habit I can afford on a regular basis but now and then if I see one [...]

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Could I be a vegan?

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I’ve been busy in LA and wanted to share a few pictures from my visit with all of you. I seriously could easily be a vegan if I lived out here. There are so many healthy places to eat that serve amazingly delicious food. Why doesn’t this exist in the rest of America!?  I had [...]

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Oh how I love Trader Joe’s. I stopped by the itty bitty store on Boylston Street yesterday was ecstatic to see that finally canned pumpkin was on shelves for the Fall! To celebrate, I thought I’d share with you a mini haul featuring some of my new favorite products and a couple that I can’t [...]

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In college, I loved making my own healthy meals using just the microwave. Last week, I uploaded the first of a three part series featuring dorm room recipes that are affordable, healthy and easy to make. The first recipe is a lunch or dinner meal idea using a sweet potato. It can easily be made [...]

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Since I started studying at the Institute of Integrated Nutrition I have become more aware of how much meat I eat, where it comes from and how to incorporate more raw veggies into my diet. After a quick poll from my viewers on YouTube, it appeared to me that so have all of you! It [...]

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I have another recipe from the revamped Tone It Up plan for you guys today! I’ve been obsessed with smoothies all summer. It’s a refreshing breakfast that hits the spot on a hot day, especially if you don’t have air conditioning like me. This recipe features one of my favorite fruits, the mango. The video [...]

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On Monday, I began a 3 day juice cleanse from The Ripe Stuff. It was my first since November! I’ve done a bunch of one and two day cleanses in between but never felt the need to do a full on 3 day like I did after traveling for a month and celebrating the 4th [...]

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This weekend, I held a very special gathering for friends, coworkers and few lucky readers to celebrate hitting 100,000 subscribers on YouTube. While I hit the milestone in March, planning took a bit of time to put together. It was held at Recycle Studio on Saturday at 11 am. I asked Emily, one of my [...]

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