recipes

Whole30 Meal Plan || Week 2

There’s nothing like a week of travel in one of your favorite food cities or a long holiday weekend by the pool indulging with friends to make you want to come back home and do a little detox.  Put those two things together, though, and you’re just begging for a little Whole30 re-start! I’ve actually been wanting to do this for months now, but tomorrow seems like the perfect day to kick it off. We don’t have any major travel planned for the next month, just a few smaller occasions to navigate sans sugar.  Speaking of …

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4 Ingredient Pineapple Mango Margaritas (+ Mocktails!)

There are literally zero places I would rather be than in Palm Springs this weekend with our LA besties that we haven’t seen in months!  The palm trees, the pool, our girls brunch!  As if that wasn’t reason enough to celebrate, Aaron just finished his last tape day of Season 14 at The Ellen Show which means he’s on hiatus for the next two months and it’s officially summer for our family!  I will still be working (perhaps summer hours?!), but it means weekend getaways, a lot more co-parenting, and plenty of date nights as we prepare …

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20 of The Best Memorial Day Recipes

Memorial Day might not be as flashy of a holiday as some of its counterparts, but it’s one of my personal favorites! It’s a greenlight to summer fun and a perfect excuse to spend time with family and friends enjoying really, really good food! Keep reading for some of our favorite Memorial Day recipes! We are bound for Los Angeles this morning and have every intention of soaking up all of the California sunshine and fresh fare that we can in the next week.  While I am very much looking forward to a Gjelina kale salad and the …

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Avocado Citrus Salad with Blackberry Vinaigrette

This Avocado Citrus Salad recipe is refreshing and light and delicious, topped with crunchy pecans and an addictive homemade vinaigrette. Sunny LA was the inspiration behind last week’s brunch and likely the reason that I’ve been making fish tacos and this citrus salad on repeat!   How To Make This Avocado Citrus Salad – Step by Step   Assemble ingredients for salad on a platter Combine all ingredients for the vinaigrette to a food processor or blender and mix well. Sprinkle salad with salt and pepper to taste. …

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