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Back-to-School Survival Guide

Just a a week into the school year and already my crazy and ever changing work schedule, parent-coffees, school open houses, after school activities, homework, play dates have got me running in circles.  Below you will find some tips and … Continue reading

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Tips for Managing Back-To-School Stress

September is go-time! Back-to-school wardrobe, supplies, haircuts, doctor appointments, soccer games, dance classes, new friends, parent committee meeting, fundraisers…the list is endless and stress for both parent and child is at an all time high. Now that I’m a 6 year … Continue reading

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Veggie Round-Up

Chances are this Memorial Day your grill will be occupied with meat, meat and more meat! So I like to take my veggies inside and give them the love they deserve. Here is a round-up of my favorite veggies sides … Continue reading

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ADULT ONLY Tequila & Mint Watermelon Wedges

Is there anything better than a cold slice of watermelon on a hot summer day??? YUP. A cold slice of tequila and mint simple syrup infused watermelon! Give it a try, you won’t regret it. INGREDIENTS: 1 cup of sugar … Continue reading

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A Taste of Summer-Tuna and Tomato Napoleon

When I came back from San Sebastian, Spain I was obsessed with their canned tuna and Guindillas (Basque pickled peppers). So one hot July afternoon I decided to assemble this beautifully balanced little salad which took me right back to … Continue reading

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And on the 5th Day of May…We Drank. Raising a glass to Cinco De Mayo!

Hello all! Below are a few of my favorite tequila/mezcal recipes! If you see me on Cinco De Mayo, chances are I’ll be sipping on one of these beauties! Hope you have a fun day. Be sure to check out … Continue reading

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Whole Roasted Parmigiano Reggiano Cauliflower

INGREDIENTS: 1 large cauliflower head rinsed well 1/3 cup of olive oil 1/3 cup of parsley 1/3 cup of grated parmigiano reggiano 1/2 tsp salt LET’S COOK Preheat the oven to 400  Trim the cauliflower head. Remove the leaves, but … Continue reading

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How I Turned My 15 Minutes Into 15 Years

“In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes,” –       Andy Warhol   I finally purchased a new computer which forced me to go through my old (I mean really old) files to see what I could … Continue reading

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The Perfect Breakfast

I go through periods where I eat the same damn thing for breakfast/lunch everyday for two weeks straight. When that recipe is healthy, easy to make AND beautiful, I know it has to be shared! Ingredients: 1 acorn squash Organic … Continue reading

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Escarole and Bean Soup to Warm the Soul

Escarole and beans. It’s the dish my mom always made me when I was sick. Best eaten with a big piece of crusty bread on a cold day! Sometimes the leafy greens are a bit intimidating for kids so I … Continue reading

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