Fuel-to-Go Muffins 3

Fuel-to-Go Muffins

Tomorrow’s my last day at my job. It’s so bittersweet. This week is just so…emotional. Leaving a job I love…leaving Shea for the first time overnight. It’s a lot and I have to continue to focus on the positive in making this change…and in soaking up some Cabo sun with hubby next week. All good…

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Easy Baked Honey Mustard Chicken 4

Easy Baked Honey Mustard Chicken

I must admit that I’ve never paid for a stranger’s coffee, but I’ve always thought the gesture itself was super sweet and thoughtful. I mean, that would seriously make my day. It makes my day when people leave coupons stashed on various food items around the grocery store for the next person to find. It’s…

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Cumin-Rubbed Chicken with Guacamole Sauce 3

Cumin-Rubbed Chicken with Guacamole Sauce + Weekly Menu

I must confess that Mr. P and I were in bed by 9:30pm on both Friday and Saturday nights. We are PARTY animals, let me tell ya. I felt a little less pathetic when my parents, who are acclimated to central time (an hour behind us), were ready to hit the hay…at 8:30pm their time….

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Quinoa Coconut Granola Bars 4

Quinoa Coconut Granola Bars

We made it 15 weeks of life and 3 weeks of daycare before Shea’s first illness. It just doesn’t seem fair that babies get sick. The only thing more helpless than a baby…is a sick baby. Add to the list of things you roll your eyes at before you actually experience it: kids grow up in…

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Massaged Kale and Brussels Sprouts Salad 3

Massaged Kale and Brussels Sprouts Salad with Tahini-Maple Dressing

 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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