Monthly Archive: January 2013

Lemon – Sage Spaghetti Squash

Lemon Sage Spaghetti Squash

Last week while shopping at Trader Joe’s I bought several different types of squash. They had a huge bin of them and I kind of went squash crazy! One was a spaghetti squash – something I hadn’t purchased in a long time. My thoughts immediately went to this old recipe that I use to make years ago. Think …

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Beef Tagine with Butternut Squash

Beef Tagine with Butternut Squash

Having never made a tagine before I was intrigued with this recipe. Tagines have their roots in North African or Moroccan cuisine and are slow cooked stews that results in tender meat and vegetables cooked in a cone shaped clay pot. This recipe for Beef Tagine is made without the typical conical shaped clay tagine pot. It’s a simple list …

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More Amazing Healthy Food Finds

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Soup mix, delicious crunchy cereal that won’t kill the calorie bank, a healthy butter replacement, ready made muffin tops, a yummy heat and eat Mexican entrée are just a few of the food finds I have to share today. I had double the amount of products that I wanted to post about so it was a tough decision …

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Turkey Pumpkin Chili & A Blog Anniversary!

Turkey Pumpkin Chili

I do love me some pumpkin but have always associated it with sweeter foods like pumpkin muffins, low fat pumpkin pie, pumpkin oatmeal, pumpkin butter or pumpkin cranberry baked oatmeal bars. For a long time I have seen savory recipes that incorporate canned pumpkin but hadn’t taken the plunge myself. That is until a couple of days …

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Gettin Fit With fitbit one / My Product Review

Fitbit One Jan 17 2013

Earlier in the week it was mentioned that I drove hubby Tom and I to REI to get some new gadgets. We got a set of fitbit one activity & sleep trackers. When I told hubby Tom about the fitbit one and all it could do he surprised me by saying he wanted one too. After I thought …

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