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I love dessert. I’m open about my love affair with sweet stuff. I rarely test recipes because I always end up loving everything I make and eating way more than 1 or 2 servings worth… Problems people who work from home only understand. This vegan pumpkin truffle is no different. The holidays are always my excuse […]

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I’ve seen my share of “fast” breakfast idea lists that are anything but… Making pancakes is NOT quick. If I have to stand over my stove it’s not happening. I like my sleep and will take any extra 5 minutes I can get. Today, I’m sharing 5 actual quick and healthy breakfast ideas. One of […]

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My new video this week on YouTube features an easy, healthy slow cooker recipe that is naturally gluten free. I couldn’t decide between a Chicken or Vegetable Curry so I combined the two for a one pot meal! Just add some quinoa, brown rice or naan for a complete dinner or lunch. This recipe was […]

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Today I have a chance for you guys to win free Love Beets, an iPod shuffle and the grand prize of a free one year gym membership! I shot this video for Love Beets as part of their Can’t Stop The Beet Giveaway.  The workout is a 3-minute bodyweight cardio workout perfect to use as […]

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I used to hate the saying, “comfort food.” It is an overused term on a local TV show in Boston, given to just about any dish that appears to be high in fat and calories. Why not just call it food made by a person who could care less what you put in your mouth […]

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I teased you guys back in August with this picture on Instagram and finally I’m sharing the full recipe for this Gooey Caramel Monkey Bread! I was in NYC shooting a few recipe videos for Truvia featuring their newest product, Brown Sugar Blend which has 75% fewer calories and 50% less sugar than regular brown […]

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When it comes to fall weekends in addition to pumpkin everything, wings, burgers, dips, sausages and more might come to mind thanks to tailgating season. My favorite guilty treat are nachos. I like knowing where my ingredients come from and making them at home satisfies my craving. Unlike it’s restaurant counterpart, this recipe has zero […]

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I love eating vegetarian a few times a week. As Michael Pollan famously said, “Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants.” Eating vegetarian is also cheaper than buying meat for most meals. I love buying packs of veggie burgers as a way to make sure that I’m getting enough protein since I’m terrible at cooking […]

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Who doesn’t love pizza right? While I admit I only order it if I’m hungover (because it tastes so much better), I enjoy making my own healthier versions regularly at home for an on the go snack especially if my nephews are in town.  I’ve mentioned in the past that I am not the biggest […]

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During the summer, Boston has free outdoor concerts that city goers attend with a picnic dinner in tow. It’s a fun little activity that I particularly enjoy. Searching for inspiration on what to bring in my basket for a concert this Wednesday, I created a Foodie collection featuring 12 of my favorite picnic meal ideas. […]

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