Posts tagged ‘diet’

June 4th, 2013

Coconut Kale Salad {with Coconut-Lime Vinaigrette}

by Chrissy


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It’s June which means that Summer is pretty much here and that makes me so giddy.

Especially, Summer in Southern California. I haven’t lived elsewhere for the summer, but I can’t imagine it getting any better than this.

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Let me share a few of my favorite summer things:

Sunshine. Warm ocean water (not to be confused with the stingrays/jellies that come with it). Luscious summer berries and sweet stone fruit in season. My Momma’s hot peach cobbler. Beach boardwalk bike … Read more...

March 25th, 2013

Coconut & Sage Sweet Potato Chips

by Chrissy

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Well, these didn’t last long.

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They are such a great thing to snack on, while dinner is cooking or perhaps during the day when you are contemplating digging into the pantry to get into things you know you shouldn’t be, including but not limited to: Teddy grams, Parmesan pita chips, a whole bag of Pirate’s Booty, Oreos, Chex Mix, thin mints…etc).

{brb – running to the pantry to snack on those aforementioned items}

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These crispy treasures are delish as is, … Read more...

January 22nd, 2013

Kale “Caesar” Salad {with Buttermilk-Parmesan Dressing}

by Chrissy

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I used to love a good Caesar salad. Until one day I realized how shockingly fattening it really was. I think the Roman Empire also fell that day.

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I finally found a way to incorporate the tasty Caesar dressing flavors and salad toppings back into my life. Everything looks just a little bit brighter, now.

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This salad has quickly become one of my favorites. I’ve eaten this salad for days now and it hasn’t grown old on me yet (knock … Read more...