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Healthy Work Snack Essentials That Will Get You Through The Workday When Nothing Else Can

When it comes to snack time, I don’t  mess around. I’ve always had a passion for good food, which has been exacerbated ever since I worked as a food editor at Dr. Oz The Good Life and Well+Good. As an adult working in an office, I’ll only be happy in the middle of a work… Read More Healthy Work Snack Essentials That Will Get You Through The Workday When Nothing Else Can

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Homemade Slow Cooker Applesauce

This past week has had the coolest weather NYC has seen in a while. The leaves are starting to change and it’s finally time to break out the sweaters, denim jackets and leggings… all the leggings! I’ve already seen a shift in my food cravings go from lighter and colder refreshments, to more hearty and… Read More Homemade Slow Cooker Applesauce

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Homemade Cinnamon Raisin Muffins

These little bouts of cold weather in NYC – yes, to me 60 to 70° means sweater weather and jean weather and most importantly leather jacket weather – give me the motivation to get back in the kitchen, turn on the oven and whip up something delicious. Another fun fact about me – this is… Read More Homemade Cinnamon Raisin Muffins

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Golden Milk Chia Protein Pudding

I’ve recently developed a new obsession – glass jars. Whenever I finish a jar of salsa or tomato sauce, I run it through the dishwasher and then put it on my shelf. Over the past year I’ve probably collected too many glass jars of all shapes and sizes this way. But the thing is, I love… Read More Golden Milk Chia Protein Pudding

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Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Bundles

The Ketogenic diet has been all the rage this past year and it’s been debunking health food myths left and right. The prime example: fats make up 70% of a keto diet. Which means the overwhelming majority of the food you’re consuming is fat. Keto, along with paleo, has helped enlighten us that some fats… Read More Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Bundles

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Cranberry Guacamole Flatbreads

When you’re hosting a party, celebration or even just a casual get together, the starters are what set the tone for the evening. Serving chips and cheese doodles? You’re setting the mood for a super low key hangout that will include mindless snacking while watching a game. Wine and cheese? You’re hosting a classier get… Read More Cranberry Guacamole Flatbreads

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Summertime Smoothie Bowl

With summer heat comes summer treats – and bonus points when they’re healthy enough that you can eat them for breakfast, snacks or dessert! With the weather warming up I find myself constantly looking for something cold to cool me down. This superfood smoothie bowl, which is full of delicious seasonal summer ingredients does just… Read More Summertime Smoothie Bowl

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Scrambled Egg Crowned Avocado

Your morning routine sets the tone for the rest of the day. Ever snooze your alarm too many times and miss an important meeting? The rest of your day seems to follow suit with bad luck and you trying to catch up to your schedule. What about if you woke up early and got in… Read More Scrambled Egg Crowned Avocado

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Tie Dye Unicorn Popsicles

Unicorn food is the food trend right now. In fact, all things unicorn are the new thing. Whether you’re trekking down to Brooklyn to get your $9 unicorn latte fix or walking into a Forever 21 during your lunch break to check out the new unicorn athleisure wear and bathing suits and unicorn pool floats – unicorns… Read More Tie Dye Unicorn Popsicles

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Whole 30 Compliant Sweet Potato Fries

If you go on Whole 30 or are simply just looking for another super quick and healthy snack to make, whip up this easy and all natural recipe. It takes just a few minutes of prep time and you have time to get other things done while the fries are baking in the oven. … Read More Whole 30 Compliant Sweet Potato Fries