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Homemade Marinara Sauce

My boyfriend is the healthiest person I know, which is great because he encourages me to be healthier and I encourage him to indulge every now and then. However, when he indulges, he wants it to be on something that’s really, really worth it. Ya know?
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Soy-Parm Popcorn

I know it may sound ridiculous, but I’m generally not a huge fan of popcorn (gasp). Whenever I go to the movies, I’m muuuch more likely to indulge in candy than I am to gravitate towards buttery goodness. However, as I’ve been hearing for a few years now, popcorn (when made right) is actually quite [...]
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Breakfast Potatoes

I’m obsessed with breakfast potatoes. That’s what I get most excited for whenever I go to breakfast. It’s a true addiction. But up until recently, I was so dependent on going out to eat to get those delicious breakfast potatoes. I was nervous that I wouldn’t be able to recreate them, but I finally gave [...]
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Best Pasta Alternatives

I’m a big pasta girl. I’m a vegetarian, but my family likes to call me a carbotarian, since that accurately reflects my diet. I have always loooved pasta, but I know it’s not the best for my health, at least not for how frequently I eat it. So I’ve had to explore alternative options in [...]
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Minestrone Made Right

Minestrone soup is my absolute favorite. Over the years, I’ve found which veggies I really love in it, and which ones I could do without. I’m rather picky…so I tend to opt out of adding in every veggie possible, but if you’re not picky, load up! This is the best way to get your veggies [...]
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Chai Obsession

Ever since I was in 8th grade, yes you read that right, I’ve LOVED chai tea lattes. I remember going to the coffee stand at our high school every single day to get a sugary sweet chai latte with vanilla of course, having no idea what I was even consuming other than something absolutely delicious. [...]
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Acai Bowl

Say it with me: Ahhh-sigh-eeee. Acai! Well, that’s how you supposedly say it. Remember when this was the powerhouse of the year?? When was that…2012? 2013? I remember everyone was verrrrry into acai bowls. I never was. But now I am! Because I realize how simple they are to make at home.