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Anne P.’s Quinoa Salad with Cranberries and Pecans. Plus, Making Time for Friends: How Relationships Keep Me Centered.

December 8, 2012
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Happy Saturday! I hope everyone’s weekend is off to a good start. I’ve gotten a lot of requests, especially lately, for posts on how I manage my time and achieve balance within the whirlwind of my post-bacc, my blog, and my clinical and volunteer work. Perhaps I’ll be able to do this when I feel […]

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Packed Lunch: Easy Quinoa Veggie Salad with Zucchini Almond Crackers. Plus VitaCost Sale Details!

November 25, 2012
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Happy Sunday! Hope everyone is recovering nicely from the long weekend. It’s always odd to return to the grind after a few days off, but into the grind we go. For me, part of getting back into the swing of things is prepping food for this week’s lunchboxes. But as I do that, I’ll share […]

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Green Apple, Pumpkin, and Quinoa Smoothie

November 19, 2012
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Yes, you heard that right: green apple, pumpkin, and quinoa. In a smoothie. What can I say? Put me in a room with some pumpkin purée that needs to be used up, and I can’t be held accountable for the odd combinations and creations that will follow. Fortunately, no matter how odd this smoothie sounds, […]

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Hurry Up Vegan: Quinoa with Roasted Eggplant, Red Peppers, and Balsamic Vinaigrette

September 18, 2012
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My friend Anne and I have a new tradition called “ingredient potlucks.” It involves meeting up after work, comparing notes about what each of us has in the fridge, and coming up with a meal that is quick, healthy, and tastes really good. Last time we did this, we came up with a delicious sweet […]

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Red Quinoa, Pumpkinseed, and Tahini Salad. Quick. Easy. Nutrient Dense.

September 4, 2012
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Fantastic discussion yesterday! I’ve been meaning to write about supplementation and veganism for a long time, and I’m so happy that it seems to have been on other people’s minds, too. I was especially moved by how many of us seem to feel that a supplement now and then is a tiny price to pay […]

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Curried Quinoa and Aduki Bean Patties

August 18, 2012
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Remember how, ages ago, I asked you all for tips on prepping food at my Mom’s place, sans food processor? A few of you said I might consider simply getting a refurbished or used processor, and keeping it here as an investment for when I’m home. I won’t be in NYC much this fall, but […]

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Breakfast To Go: Lightweight, Portable Quinoa and Banana Bowl with Almond Butter Sauce

August 10, 2012
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Summer physics is a wrap! As of just a little while ago, I finished up physics II, and what a relief it is. For the next two weeks, I get a real summer. I’ll be bouncing around and catching up on a lot of CR related work (if you’ve emailed me in the last four […]

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