Turmeric, or Not Turmeric

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I am constantly drawn to brightly colored objects- whether it’s a new pair of running shoes, fresh flowers at Trader Joes, or a piece of artwork. Spices are apparently no exception. I stopped in a local spice shop this past … Continue reading

Blue Cheese Fig Butter Burgers

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Are you tired of the same plain, boring burgers that you’ve been making all summer? Blue Cheese Fig Butter Burgers are here to save the day dinner! Savory blue cheese, sweet fig butter, flavorful caramelized onions, crunchy arugula and juicy … Continue reading

5 Rules for Eating Out

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I love going out to eat. There’s just something so relaxing about sitting back and letting someone else do all the work. It also gives me a reason to get dressed up after wearing athletic clothes all week (not that … Continue reading

Will you accept this workout?

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BACHELORETTE FINALE IS TONIGHT! Who’s it going to be… the “former pro quarterback” or the “”former competitive swimmer?” Can you tell I’m not a fan of either? (TEAM LUKE!) Get ready for lots of drama, tears, Neil Lane diamonds, and … Continue reading

Bachelorette Party: Beach, Books and Crafts

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The summer of weddings is in full swing (3 down, 5 to go) and I am absolutelyΒ broke loving it! My sister got married this past weekend- I’m still dreaming about how beautiful it was. As the matron of honor, I … Continue reading