9 Vegetarian Recipes To Try On The Grill

Summertime grilling vegetarian recipes to try, and you won’t miss the meat!

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Summertime grilling vegetarian recipes to try, and you won’t miss the meat!

9 Vegetarian Recipes To Try On The Grill


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Soft and chewy, only 6 real ingredients make these peanut butter chocolate chip cookies a must-make!

The Easiest Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies (Gluten-Free Too)

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There are so many benefits to eating more fruits and veggies. A look into how to easily eat more plant-based as a family.

Our Family’s Plant-Based Weekly Grocery Haul & Meal Plan

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Do your kids like broccoli? Broccoli seems to be a popular veggie with kids. My kids love it and I have lots of friends whose kids like broccoli too. If your kids like broccoli, that’s amazing! If not, it’s still worth regularly encouraging your kids to try broccoli because it’s a veggie full of so […]

If Your Kids Like Broccoli Here Are 12 Recipes To Try!

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Have you ever seen the TED Talk with Simon Sinek where he talks about the importance of knowing your “WHY?” He connects it to business and inspirational leaders, but the same idea applies to yourself and your health and wellness goals. Because when you know why you do something, you can focus on that and […]

How To Find Your Healthy Living WHY

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On Monday, April 5 I will be following The Spring Meal Plan and I would love for you to join me! There’s so much power in making changes to your health, especially together. And I would love to help you on this journey. I know that when I first began my health journey I needed […]

Join Me! Let’s Start The Spring Meal Plan Together Monday, April 5!

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5 Easy Trader Joe's Dinner Ideas

If you love Trader Joe's too, these are my favorite dinners using TJ's items. Kid- and husband-approved, delicious and healthy.

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