Basil Chickpea Balls

Fall seems to have officially arrived in Colorado – the air is crisp in the morning and remains cooler throughout the days. I love it! I’ve already pulled out my pumpkin decorations and bought my Jack O’ Lantern at Costco. Fall calls for savory meals, so for lunch the other day, I made a cous-cous […]

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Mountain Fuel

This weekend, we aren’t heading up to the mountains until tomorrow, Saturday, so it leaves a whole night to meal prep. Our Silverthorne Condo is a gem and while the dated bathrooms and carpet EVERYWHERE doesn’t bother me in the slightest, the kitchen leaves little to be desired. Not ideal to cook in. And it’s […]

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Meatless Monday: Cauliflower Fried Rice

Welcome to Day 1 of the #Forward21 challenge & the first Meatless Monday of the challenge. Incorporating more whole foods & veggies into your meals not only boosts you nutritionally (whole foods have vitamins, minerals, live enzymes needed for your health) but helps lesson the carbon footprint we leave. Consuming a plant-based lifestyle takes less […]

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Weeknight Meatless Meals Made Easy

Weeknight meals can be tough, especially around the holidays. The hustle and bustle of the day, wrapping gifts, shopping, spreading holiday cheer, holiday parties, and festive outings leave little time to make a healthy, quick meal. Because of all the running around during the holidays, it’s so important to keep healthy and I truly believe […]

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Tofurkey in Moab

This Thanksgiving, instead of traveling to a tropical island like last year (Vieques was fabulous) I decided to plan a family vacation to Moab, Utah. The whole family was invited: my sister and her husband and my niece and nephew, my mom, my cousin Lean & her husband Joe. Unfortunately, our furry babies couldn’t travel […]

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Meatless Meal Prep

It’s been an extremely busy fall thus far! Mike and I purchased our first flip property under our new business (Happy Homes Ltd), I spent a girls weekend with my family in Estes Park for my mom’s birthday, we’ve gone to the wedding of my lovely cousin in Portland, Maine, and work has been insane for […]

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