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Spring Roll #formation


Friday, September 9, 2016

Preparing Asian inspired food intimidates me, but I love it. Spring rolls are near the top of the list, prepared in any way but very specifically when eaten raw, they leave a fresh and light feeling ...

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Grilled Cheese Tomatoes


Monday, August 15, 2016

Grilled cheese, hold the bread! USUALLY on Saturdays I wake up with a craving for pancakes or something smothered in jelly or honey - then I act accordingly and make my favorite smoothie. There are the RARE ...

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Breakfast: Smoothie Prep 101


Wednesday, July 27, 2016

This week I took to prepping smoothies for breakfast. As most of you know I frequently replace meals with smoothies throughout the week - but i've not yet figured out the easy winning preparation for smoothies ...

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Banana Choco Protein Bites


Sunday, June 26, 2016

Forever in search of the perfect "healthy - but satisfying" snack, I struggle with selection just like everyone else. The worst foods are the easiest accessible and also CHEAP. The strongest muscle I have against my cravings is my mind ...

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Spicy Pineapple Salmon skewers


Tuesday, May 31, 2016

I like to be excited to eat the lunches I meal prep. My excitement doesn't allow for any temptation of purchasing expensive and perhaps unhealthy food throughout my work day. I LOVE the control I have ...

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The smoothest, greenest smoothie


Sunday, May 22, 2016

Another post gym smoothie - meal substitute idea. This is a frequent for me, simply because I ALWAYS have these ingredients around the house. The texture of this smoothie is silky velvet, the color VIBRANT and ...

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Garlic Roasted Cabbage STEAKS


Thursday, May 12, 2016

This is super easy, super filling but super light! If you have a taste for garlic you'll LOVE this, the first time I made these cabbage rounds I ate half of the half of the ...

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Watamelonwata: Infused Watermelon Water recipe


Friday, April 29, 2016

Instead of cucumber this week I subbed in watermelon when infusing weekly water. Nothing against watermelon, I just live in NYC and actually carry groceries with my hands. Hint: Melons are HEAVY! I instead purchased ...

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Colorful Quinoa Salad


Sunday, April 10, 2016

Always shaking things up - I wanted a filling salad for lunch that I didn't need to add dressing to each day.  This quinoa salad turned out perfectly, the acid from the vinaigrette and the ...

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Rainbow Smoothie: Mango, Spinach, Apple & Basil


Thursday, March 24, 2016

I keep random but interesting colorful things in my refrigerator at all times. Super simple, healthy AND refreshing, something like this has become my post workout staple. The little kick of surprise is the basil ...

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Berta’s Beet root Smoothie


Wednesday, February 10, 2016

I dislike beets. I'm pretty confidant I went an entire decade without laying hands on one of these red roots. So I have heard beets are delicious, and more importantly have ridiculous nutritional value. (a good source of dietary ...

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350 calorie: Little Basil Pizza


Tuesday, February 2, 2016

I love bread and I love cheese, unfortunately these things work against me in the game of life. The easiest way to assure i'm not doing the most damage to my stomach and my waist-line is ...

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125 calorie | Post workout smoothie


Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Super simple and super healthy. Protein, potassium and plenty of vitamin A and C. Comprised of just the everyday random things I keep in the fridge, drink this smoothie for breakfast, post workout or simply ...

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Breaking Fast – the EASY 13


Saturday, January 9, 2016

We all hear it, repeatedly ... from everywhere - all the time, breakfast is the most important meal of the day! I have never subscribed to the idea, but as I have recently resurrected my 6 ...

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EASY: Propagating Basil in your NYC windowsill


Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Mid summer I bought a suffering basil plant off the hot streets of Harlem. There is a lovely fresh street market on Lenox between the train stop and my apartment. I admire it on the Fridays in ...

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