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Eat the Seasons // March 2017

The weather here in Minnesota is giving me some serious emotional whiplash, friends! Going on about two months strong and I’m pretty sure some deep intense therapy will be needed after our first winter back in the Midwest. I thought I suffered from being bipolar, but this weather is clearly proving me wrong, haha! Whew, sorry! Had to get that off my shoulders a bit! But I’ve been assured that

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Eat the Seasons | April

Wow, can you believe it’s already April? The months are racing by and we are headed straight into a potentially hot summer. The weather has already hit 90 degrees this week, here in the South Bay. I know some of you out there love the heat, my husband included, but I’m not really one of them. I need that perfect 75 degrees to maintain a happy composure. I guess I will need

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Here’s to a Very Healthy Thanksgiving

If there’s one thing we know about Thanksgiving, it’s that eating healthy can be a challenge. You are probably guaranteed to be surrounded by heaping bowls of butter-ladened mashed potatoes; rich gravy; hearty, gluten-based stuffing packed full of delicious fixings; and then of course there’s pie… oh, the drool-worthy, sweet, yummy pie that we anxiously wait for all year! It’s all so crazy good, but very easy to over indulge in –

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Avocado-Lime Chicken with Perfectly Steamed Rice

I saw this recipe the other day and immediately knew this was a match made in heaven.  Avocado anything is pretty dang good and I appreciate the simplicity of this recipe.  I’m usually attracted to complicated recipes with crazy ingredients, but then making them always sounds daunting these days.  Yes, even though I went to culinary school and spent all those year cooking intricate recipes, those recipes are not always fun to

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