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I'm sure you're probably thinking, "Wow, this girl realllllly loves her eggs, cheese, quinoa, and greens." In all honesty, the truth is that yes, most of my homecooked meals are just variations of combinations and flavors, with many of the same ingredients - for a number of reasons. 1. My palate tends to crave the same things just with different methods of preparation, 2. I know these ingredients are good for me, and 3. It makes grocery shopping easy. I've been experimenting with this one for a little bit now, and I[...]

Easy Meals 02 – Honey, I’m Gonna Leaf You in the Morning.

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Leaves in the morning?? I know, I know. When I make this for friends for the first time, some of them look at me reluctantly, with a mild distaste, and say something along the lines of, "Really dude? You eat salad in the morning too?" I just smirk at them and give a confident and reassuring, "Trust me." This is a satisfying yet not over-filling breakfast that I make often because it's really tasty, easy, so quick to make (it's another 15-minute meal), and of course, healthy! Although I generally tend to keep my diet carb[...]

Easy Meals 01 – Chicken Breast, Arugula, Quinoa, Lemon Vinaigrette.

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I'm happy to say that I'm going to start including more food on my blog; both food that I eat at restaurants, and the meals I prepare myself. Eating healthy is a conscious decision I made a few years ago (after an entire lifetime of eating like a ridiculous, ignorant, and careless human being), and since then, my quality of life has improved drastically. To be clear, I'm no chef, and I won't proclaim myself a foodie. Although I LOVE food and eating (those who really know me know that I never stop eating), I wholehearted[...]