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21 hours in New York City

February 16, 2014 · 10 comments

Last week, I headed down to NYC for what was supposed to be a Thursday shoot. Yes, New England was scheduled to be hit with a snow storm but I didn’t think it would affect my plans. En route, I was notified that my return train was cancelled before the first snowflake even dropped. After [...]

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This succatash recipe is perfect for budgets and busy schedules. Make for weeks with a busy shedule.

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I always forget some of my favorite vegetables when the seasons change. I rediscovered how much I love spaghetti squash on Sunday when I wanted the comfort of red sauce without the pasta. Thanks, DietBet! Just cut in half, scrape out the seed and dust with extra virgin olive oil, sea salt and pepper. Put [...]

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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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Happy hump day, everyone! Are you always looking for new snack recipes that are easy to make, bring with you on the go and energize your afternoons? Today, I’m featuring one of the new recipes from the Tone It Up Summer Sizzle Edition! It’s filled with fresh, vibrant recipes to keep you thinking of summer all year long. [...]

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Happy Earth Day! For over 40 years, Earth Day, April 22, has inspired individuals and organizations worldwide to demonstrate their commitment to environmental protection and sustainability.  It lands on a Monday this year allowing to really spread the message regarding the impact of a meat heavy diet  has on our environment. I participated in Earth [...]

Do you practice a meatless Monday? It’s not only beneficial to your health to eat a little less meat but it also benefits the environment. To celebrate next Monday, commit to eating a meatless Monday or other day, just once a week. If everyone did this in America, it would be like the equivalent to [...]

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On Saturday I turned 29 years old. I planned a day of things that I love including fitness, food, and friends. I was invited to attend a blogger Barre class at C2 Pilates in South Boston at noon. I had heard of C2 Pilates and their Barre class but had not had the chance to [...]

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If you love marinara sauce like me but not crazy about pasta or eat a gluten free diet, then you will love my eggplant noodle recipe. Thanks to the Tone It Up diet plan, I’ve learned that it’s easier for me to maintain my weight when I eat my carbs during the day rather than [...]

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