• Celebrating 8 Great Years + THANK YOU GIVEAWAY!!!!!

    February 3, 2016
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    There’s a lot to celebrate today! It’s National Carrot Cake Day as well as the day that I started Carrot ‘N’ Cake EIGHT years ago. I guess it was just meant to be! My life now is so different from the day that I published my very first post… 2/3/2008: I lived with Mal in a small one-bedroom […]

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    Favorite “Make-Again” Recipes from Blue Apron + A Special Offer

    February 2, 2016
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    Hi, guys! As you probably already know, we’re huge fans of Blue Apron in our house. We look forward to our deliveries (yay, one less trip to the grocery store!) and tasty meals sooooo much. I’m telling ya, we get really excited when Blue Apron is on the menu for the week! In fact, we’ve loved so many recipes from […]

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    Epic Paleo Bundle for FREE

    February 2, 2016
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    Good morning! Just wanted to pass along this amazing FREE bundle to my Paleo readers. Although, just about everyone will love it!! For real. Even though I don’t eat a Paleo diet anymore, I still love what’s included in this bundle—nutritious, whole food recipes, workouts, meals plans, and so much more! Get Over $1,000 of […]

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    Weekend + My #1 Tip for Getting Back on Track

    February 1, 2016
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    Good morning and happy Monday! Let’s get to it with a quick recap from our weekend! FRIDAY Mal and I went on a double-date with our friends Scotty and Jess for dinner at Orta. We had such a nice time and laughed a whole lot together. Seriously. I think we spent like 90% of the meal telling […]

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    Trader Joe’s Grocery Haul + Party Favorites

    January 31, 2016
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    Hey, hey! Happy Sunday! Just popping in to share this week’s grocery haul and some party/entertaining favorites from Trader Joe’s! Bananas – thankfully, they’re not “trick” bananas Green bell pepper Onion Potatoes – for breakfast potatoes Sweet potatoes Avocados Blueberries Mixed greens Organic milk Unsweetened soy milk Garbanzo beans Baked beans Canola oil Liquid egg whites […]

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    Rainbow Rice Bowl with Crab + Awesome Cooking Giveaway

    January 29, 2016
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    Thank you Louis Kemp for sponsoring this post! While this was a sponsored opportunity from Louis Kemp, all content and opinions expressed here are my own. Hi, friends! As you probably remember, I’m a tad obsessed with rice bowls lately. They’re easy to make, delicious, and totally customizeable, which means I add all sorts of nutritious […]

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    Third Time’s a Charm Barbell Workout

    January 28, 2016
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    Hey, hey! I have another awesome workout for you guys! Get excited! This time we’re using a barbell! (Although, a set of dumbbells would probably work too!) But, first, let me tell you about my workout gear since I’m excited to partner with Victorias Secret Sport (VSX) once again! We all know Victoria’s Secret is known for lingerie, but […]

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