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Entries Tagged as 'locavore'

Busy busy busy–and here’s what I’m eating

June 2nd, 2008 · 8 Comments

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Tags: flexitarian · locavore · meal planning · quick meals · spring

Healthy Meal Plan for a Busy Spring Week

May 18th, 2008 · 6 Comments

Dan and I start our thrice-weekly work-out class this week. In practice, going to the class shouldn’t be terribly different than coming home and going for a run was prior to now. However, I’m planning to succeed by assuming that it will put me home later than I expect—-and planning meals as if I will […]

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Tags: flexitarian · locavore · meal planning · quick meals · spring

A True Spring Dinner

May 15th, 2008 · 6 Comments

I worked last Saturday morning and thus sent my husband to the neighborhood farmer’s market (which is only held on Saturday mornings) to pick fresh, local vegetables for our week’s meals. He came home with several veggies, including a bag of lovely fresh, shelled peas. He had picked the peas rather at random, but peas […]

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Tags: allergen-free recipes · flexitarian · locavore · quick meals · spring

Pizza & Movie Nights (and one failed experiment)

March 4th, 2008 · 10 Comments

We’ve had lots of lovely meals lately, but with grad school app materials coming due and my job gearing up for a busy season, I haven’t been posting many of them.  So today I bring you three of the recent pizzas from our Friday ritual Pizza & Movie Night: Pissaladiere is a Provencal onion tart […]

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Tags: allergen-free recipes · flexitarian · locavore · winter

Busy Week’s Meal Plan: March 2-9

March 2nd, 2008 · 4 Comments

This is my menu plan for this week.  This week is the beginning of March, so it’s when I’m instituting the inclusion of a leafy green vegetable in my breakfast on a regular basis—I’m aiming for 5 out of 7 days this month. That’s my March new activity of the month.  With the addition of […]

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Tags: allergen-free recipes · locavore · meal planning · new activity of the month · winter