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Veggie Barley Salad

Loaded with all kinds of super nutritious and wholesome ingredients, this sturdy Veggie Barley Salad is a veritable explosion of flavors and textures! Perfect for potlucks, picnics or no-fuss lunch at the office. Man, I love barley! Really I don’t understand why it is that it’s so unpopular, this grain. Read more…

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What I Love This Week

Holidays are so much more enjoyable and special now that I have sweet baby James in my life. And this week we’re celebrating TWO holidays: Passover and Easter. We’ve had the best time dying eggs, learning Passover traditions, and putting together Easter baskets. In James’ basket: these colorful stacking cups, Read more…

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Boston Marathon Spectating!

Hi, I’m here to balance out that last v. heavy post with a lighter one. For years, I’ve seen photos on social media of people’s amazing weekends in Boston for the marathon and said to myself, “ugh, I should really go one day.” This year, I made that one day a reality. Read more…

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Vegan Vegetable Lentil Soup

Don’t settle for canned soup; homemade is so much better – and saves cans, too! Plus, this one-pot Vegan Vegetable Lentil Soup recipe is so easy to make and tastes so good, it’s undoubtedly going to become a family favorite! If you’re willing to share, that is…  I’ve been on Read more…

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What I Love This Week

[Leftover glazed and broiled salmon made for a delicious salad] I promise this is the last time I’ll talk about Game of Thrones but god help me, I’m grieving. I spent every spare moment over the past month staying up late and finishing all SEVEN seasons (what I should be Read more…