Slow Cooker Beef Barley Soup


i gave in today. i just looked my hankerings straight in the eye, shrugged, and said ‘ok. have it your way.’ wear leggings to work with the wrap that acts like a blanket you can cocoon yourself in. eat blue skittles. take that second cookie on unabashedly with excitement reminiscent of a russell simmonsworkout video….

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Lemon and Thyme Roasted Chicken Thighs with Brussels Sprouts


i just don’t wanna. that’s been the phrase looping around and around in my head like “it’s a small world after all” does. it’s doing it now, isn’t it? i’m sorrry. don’t dump me. please, you’re my favorite. i made you dinner. or lunch. or dunch. or linner. we recently had this conversation in a meeting,…

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

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i have a fruitfly in my wine. or a gnat? i’m going fruitfly because i don’t trust things with silent letters. i see you there “g”- trying to make me look like a fool. which reminds me, everybody listen up. your = your. you’re = YOU ARE. if one more person misspells that, i’m going to…

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crockpot chicken quinoa soup


i am just a bowl of fun today. about as much fun as a vacation to the dentist while you have bronchitis. which i did. yesterday. i know, (looking at all of you) i should have cancelled. but i already rescheduled once and i’m really big on dental hygiene. like you dont even wanna know….

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balsamic grilled chicken with strawberries


i finally found summer. i had that moment that encapsulates the essence of it. i was on the front of the boat, the sun warming my skin that was still wet from skiing. i swear i could hear strawberry wine playing in the background. i went all namaste in that moment and found some zen….

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chicken burgers with rosemary garlic mayo


oh, the foxden crew. i spent the weekend celebrating my sorority sister ‘s wedding with my best friends from college. let me tell you about these girls. they are ridiculously beautiful (its borderline annoying), they are hilarious and smart and loud and awesome. they/we are each so different. ali lou is the chill one who…

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