Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Brussels Sprouts, and Chicken Sausage

Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Brussels Sprouts, and Chicken Sausage 4

 When my sister-in-law booked a flight to come see (to meet!) Shea, we couldn’t wait! It just so happened that her visit would fall a few weeks before Thanksgiving and thus in lieu of a trip home for Thanksgiving. Seattle is one long trip, no doubt. Being the foodie that I am and always looking… 

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Chile Relleno Chicken

Chile Relleno Chicken 2

I need more Pinterest boards that are non-food related. Suggestions, please? Only about 0.1% of what I see on Pinterest isn’t food related. I need a little balance, I guess. Outside of the few craft ideas I receive from the Pinterest boards I follow, I enjoy perusing food. Breastfeeding in the middle of the night…in… 

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Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup + Weekly Menu

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup 3

By week 2 of my maternity leave, I was sneaking my way to work to keep my little hands in everything. Going into week 6 of my maternity leave, I’m already sad to be going back (in another 6 weeks). And I’ve definitely not been tempted by work, if I’m being honest. Shea and I… 

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Massaged Kale and Brussels Sprouts Salad with Tahini-Maple Dressing

Massaged Kale and Brussels Sprouts Salad 3

 I was given iron supplements when I left the hospital after Shea’s birth…and I was scared. I’d heard the horror stories of what can come of iron supplementation, even with water and fiber galore. I believed the horror stories to be true and knew them to be true within a few days first hand. I… 

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5th Annual Chili Contest: Entry #6 – Mexican Quinoa Chili + Weekly Menu

Mexican Quinoa Chili 4

 I’m here. It’s been too long. But my posting wasn’t from a lack of trying. See, Sunday morning I wasn’t able to log-in to my blog. And then I wasn’t able to load my site at all. Many of you ran into the same issue, and I’m sorry. The domain registrar kept pointing fingers at… 

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