Category Archives: Healthy Food

start fresh rainbow carrots from the garden

Start Fresh

Straight up, the number one priority on the path to wellness begins with the question: How do you want to feel? From the moment we start fresh in the morning until it’s time to turn in for the night, staying focused on this goal is how we’re able to maintain steady flight throughout each and… Read More


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Slow Food Summer

I’m recommending a Slow Food Summer. C’mon… it’s summertime and the perfect time to experiment with whole, healthy foods and new recipes, gardening and fishing (even scalloping) too! Some of us still have a few weeks left of summer, so why not go ahead and make the most of it. We tend to go for… Read More



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With a Little Luck and a Summer Salad

It’s Memorial Day Weekend, and you know what that means… Summer! My favorite time of year. With the bounty of gorgeous seasonal fruits and veggies available from your garden, grocer or farmer’s market, now is the time to make main-course salads a summer staple! With a little luck and ingenuity you can rock the socks… Read More


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Simply Twisted

Spiralized veggie noodles are my new favorite thing. I’ve been spiralizing zucchini for awhile as an alternative to pasta, but these fun, twisted vegetables seem to be everywhere now—along with so many great recipes and ideas for easy gluten free meals! Fresh vegetables are like sunshine. They brighten my day, add colors to my meals,… Read More


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Cook It In Cast Iron

I like a light lunch, but didn’t want to go out and wasn’t in the mood for my usual apple with peanut butter, a salad with chicken, or big bowl of soup. So with a good nudge and a little inspiration from the latest issue of America’s Test Kitchen Cook it in Cast Iron, I… Read More


it's the little things that make a big difference

It’s the Little Things

Sometimes the tiniest of wonders make our days beautiful. A sunset walk. Bluetooth stereo in the truck. Puppy kisses. Cardinals. A rose from a neighbor they picked fresh from their garden. When the Collins Foundation comes to town with their vintage aircraft, and I can hear them rumble overhead. Or I reach down to tie… Read More


no flour banana pancakes gluten free recipe breakfast

No Flour Banana Pancakes

Two’s are good! A double shot of espresso. R & R. Short stacks have two. My birthday is a 22. Got 2 boys. And twin sisters. The best things come in pairs! Don’t believe me? How about serving pancakes TWICE in the same week? I did! And they’re not yo’ momma’s pancakes. You won’t find… Read More



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High Standards

Like a sponge soaks up water, I soak up tiny golden nuggets of wisdom and life lessons from the people I meet and the things that are happening all around me. Having high standards is one of those pearls that I always hold safe. You have to set the bar high. Always. I continually learn… Read More