Five Friday Favorites 10.17.2014

October 17, 2014 Happy Friday, everyone!  Is it me or are the weeks FLYING by?  I've got some new favorites to share!   neat-os I am crazy about these neat-os bags.  Rachel, the founder of neat-os, came to one of my cooking classes and gave me a bag to try.  I loved it so much, I bought a bunch more.  As you know, I don't like plastic bags at all, but these are different.  Neat-os are made with food safe BPA-, PVC- and phthalate-free materials.  And they are washable and reusable.  If the thought of...

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Five Friday Favorites 10.17.2014

Happy Friday, everyone!  Is it me or are the weeks FLYING by?  I've got some new favorites to share!   neat-os I am crazy about these neat-os bags.  Rachel, the founder of neat-os, came to one of my cooking classes and gave...

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Five Friday Favorites

Hi friends!  A few of my cooking class students suggested that I post onto my blog every week a few of my favorite products that I mention on Instagram, Facebook and in my classes.  They thought it would be...

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What You Should Know about Luncheon Meats and What I Buy Instead

Now that school is back in session, I know we are all in lunch-making mode, among other things.  I always talk about how important it is to ensure the kids get enough protein throughout the day, especially when they...

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cauliflower mashed potatoes recipe

cauliflower mashed potatoes My husband has no choice but to eat what I make every night because there are no other options and the man does not cook.  That said, if I'm being totally honest, I think he would rather eat lasagne and cheeseburgers over quinoa and brown rice bakes.  I do,...

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turkey and pinto bean sloppy joes recipe (vegetarian version, too!)

turkey and pinto bean sloppy joes Last summer, my son came home after two weeks at sleep-away camp and couldn't wait to tell me about an amazing food that I obviously had never heard of or eaten.  He assumed this because if I had ever enjoyed such culinary perfection, I would have surely been delighting...

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Apple Pie Granita recipe (refined sugar-free)

apple pie granitas My grandparents had a cute place in the Pocono mountains when I was growing up.  We would go for a week in the summer and occasionally for a long weekend during Thanksgiving and Presidents' weekend.  Summers were the best though, because we were always outside playing badminton or bocce...

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vegan apple spice snacking cake recipe (refined sugar-free)

vegan apple spice snacking cake I just took stock of my pantry because baking season has officially begun.  It started slowly with a few batches of cookie dough for back to school lunches.  Then Mr. Picky's birthday rolled around last week and whoosh it's Rosh Hashana this Wednesday night already!  I don't need to...

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