Category Archives: Eat Seasonal

Eat Your Vegetables

Based on the Simplified Eating Plan we laid out in our post on December 31st, the first critical step to improve your health is to: Increase your vegetable intake, period! Vegetables are the foundation of a healthy diet. They are … Continue reading

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Lil’ Sister’s Menu Plan for the Week of January 1

I am a busy person. I am starting a new job this week, which entails 2+ hours of commute time every day. On top of that, I am going to school, trying to keep up with this blog, and I … Continue reading

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Simplified Eating… for the New Year!

First off, I need to apologize! We were supposed to have a post on writing goals up to you before now, but Big Sis ran off to New Zealand with her Kiwi, and neglected to get me the post before … Continue reading

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13 Tips For Winter Wellness

As Christmas Eve is here, and we just passed the winter solstice, winter has truly arrived. Use these tips to help keep yourself happy, healthy and sane through the holidays and beyond! 1. Unplug – We live in a high-tech … Continue reading

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9 Tips For Eating Healthy on a Budget

As Food Costs Rise & Budgets Tighten You Can Still Eat Healthy Have you ever used the excuse that you just don’t have the money to eat right? Well, I’m here to say that you do not have to sacrifice … Continue reading

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Simplicity in the Kitchen

I am all for complex recipes, wonderful melding of flavors, experimenting with new spices, vinegars and foods. But sometimes, I really enjoy just a very simple, beautifully presented, flavorful meal. This usually comes straight from the garden for me, as … Continue reading

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Southwestern Potato Carrot Latkes

I guess that name sounds a little confusing… How can a latke be southwestern? Well, I guess I’m not a traditionalist. I wanted to make something with the excessive amount of carrots and potatoes I had, and was craving a more … Continue reading

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