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Pancake Possibilities!

I probably should have posted this on national pancake day, but I wasn’t aware there was one (I should have known… there’s a national everything day). This birthday cake flavored pancakes mix, found at World Market, is sooo delish (tastes…

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Asian Style Pizza

Pizzaaa night, my fave!  Spice up your next pizza night by switching out regular old tomato sauce with a delightful combination of these three Asian sauces instead (all carried at Giant). Top a few thin pizza crusts (World Market has…

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Taco Style Lentils

Another protein packed dindin, or make-ahead lunch for the week!  Eat as a stew or pour over rice.  It’s super filling as is, though. Protein comin’ atcha from all angles– the multi bean blend and the protein packed lentils. Lentils…

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Creamy Avocado Zucchini “Pasta”

What a good ideaaa..use avocado in place of butter or cream, adding garlic, basil, red pepper flakes, and whatever else you desire!  And forget boring old spaghetti- use a “veggettie” (found mine at Bed Bath & Beyond) to cut your…

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Power Salad

Protein packed, filling and nutritious, this quinoa “salad” doubles as a fully satisfying meal.  It’s incredibly easy to pull together and just as scrumptious the second time around– it makes for a great leftover (make a huge batch) to fuel…

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Lotus Root Asian Delight

A delicious food I’m newly lovingg- lotus root!  It’s the root of the beautiful lotus flower, and is not only tasty, but healthy- containing fiber, protein and vitamin C.  It’s an interesting texture to work with– you can boil it…

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Eats, In & Around the District, Lifestyle

Chocolate Tour

Yep, there’s an official chocolate tour of D.C. (in the lovely Georgetown)!  You can purchase it here, through GreatFoodTours.com.  Or check out DC Metro Chocolate Tours for a variety of dessert tours around D.C. I chose to put my own…

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Banana Bread with M&M’s!

Over-sized m&m’s, oh whaat! I worked off of this recipe on epicurious:  Banana Bread with Chocolate Chips and Walnuts , but I replaced the mini chocolate morsels with gigantic m&ms!  Makes for a nice, chocolate-y surprise here and there.  And chocolate is…

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Happy 4th of July: ‘Mercuh Pudding Pie

Amuurrcuh!  Amuurrcuh!  God shed his grace on thee.. Happy 4th!  Hope I see lots of red, white and blue out and about.  Enjoy the holiday & whatever drinking-related summer activities you find! Here’s a really easy and quick dessert to…

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