classic chicken soup
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Classic Chicken Soup in a Slow Cooker

Is there anything better than classic chicken soup on a cold day... or really any day? Every year I get really into soups when the weather turns cold. I have my regular go-to's like this and this. But what I enjoy just as much as my old favorites is trying new things and experimenting with… Continue reading Classic Chicken Soup in a Slow Cooker

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Green Gingered Pear Warm Smoothie

I mustache you a question. How do you feel about a green smoothie in the winter? Me, I can't take the cold. So lately I've been making a warm smoothie and while I have to admit it sounded a little weird at first, I gotta say I like the change. And it gets me back… Continue reading Green Gingered Pear Warm Smoothie

summer squash soup
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Smooth Summer Squash Soup

Call me crazy, but sometimes even in the middle of summer a bowl of soup can be quite nice. I had the most amazing summer squash soup on our California road trip (when it's 60 degrees in the evening hot soup doesn't sound as crazy too). Anyway, I loved it so much I decided to try to recreate… Continue reading Smooth Summer Squash Soup

anti-inflammatory smoothie
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The Anti-Inflammatory Smoothie

Last week I mentioned how I use food as medicine to help relieve pain and heal. When you approach food from this perspective, food is more than just calories or something to silence a growling tummy. It is information that tells our cells what to do and how to react. Imagine your body is like a computer and everything… Continue reading The Anti-Inflammatory Smoothie

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Coconut Chicken Curry

Since getting back last week from India… I mean Austin… I think I’ve had curry four times. Why am I confusing Austin and India, you ask? That was my little joke during our long weekend visit with friends, because every day involved something Indian. We were there primarily to see my friend Lauren perform in… Continue reading Coconut Chicken Curry

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Curried Sweet Potato & Ginger Soup

It may look like just soup... but this is so much more than that. That little bowl right there is jam packed full of flu fighters - ginger, garlic, onion and sweet potato. We've been cramming these ingredients into alot of meals these days to help get us through the winter flu-free. So far it's… Continue reading Curried Sweet Potato & Ginger Soup

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Green Lentil Dahl

It may not be the prettiest of meals, but for a simple dinner on the quick, cheap and healthy, it'll do just fine. This has become a go-to at our house when the fridge is bare and dinner comes down to pantry staples. It's called dahl, an Indian lentil dish that's strong in flavor and… Continue reading Green Lentil Dahl

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Mushroom and Rice Soup

I may have mentioned before that I was a picky eater as a kid. Until college, my diet consisted mostly of carrots and turkey sandwiches on wheat bread. Like most kids, I had very strong opinions about certain foods that would never (never) enter my mouth. I couldn't tell you where these strong opinions came… Continue reading Mushroom and Rice Soup

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Coconut-Curry Chicken Soup

I bought the herb turmeric months ago after reading about it's healing powers and thought I'd give it a try. It's hailed as a digestive aid, inflammation fighter and cancer defender. It can also be applied directly to the skin to heal wounds and eczema. But until a few weeks ago all it had done… Continue reading Coconut-Curry Chicken Soup