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Happy Healthy Holidays

Happy Healthy Holidays

The holiday season is here! It can be a time filled with fun and joy but also can be a time of stress. If you are getting stressed thinking about picking up last minute gifts for your friends and family, have no fear. I’ve got ideas for...

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Commuter Lifestyle

Commuter Lifestyle

We all have different lifestyles. One thing that impacts some of my clients that live in the DC-Baltimore bubble is how their work commute impacts their overall lifestyle. It is not unusual for many of them to drive or take public transportation...

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Ginger Iced Tea-Nepali-Style

Ginger Iced Tea-Nepali-Style

Admittedly, I’m a huge fan of tea drinking. I’m not sure if it’s my Irish/English roots or the fact that I grew up in a tea drinking household (I don’t think my parents even owned a coffee pot) but I love all types of green, black and herbal...

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Best Non-Diary Frozen Treats

Best Non-Diary Frozen Treats

The weather has been absolutely miserable the last few days in Maryland, hot and humid!  When the temperatures increase in the summer I always crave minimal prep meals and cool desserts. One of my favorite cool desserts is ice cream. As a...

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3-Ingredient Pineapple Ice Cream

3-Ingredient Pineapple Ice Cream

Last July was a pretty special and hectic time, I got married to my perfect match, Jon. As our anniversary date approaches I’ve been reflecting on how quickly our first year of marriage has passed and all the things I’ve learned along...

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Rolling Green Farm Market

Rolling Green Farm Market

One of my favorite things about summer is visiting local farmers’ markets and enjoying the freshest produce of the season. Recently, my husband and I visited a market in Clarksburg, Maryland called Rolling Green Farm Market. If you are...

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Chia Seed Breakfast Pudding

Chia Seed Breakfast Pudding

Have you ever had a cooking fail? You have this grand idea about how delicious something will turn out and then it kinda tastes like stinky feet or it’s not terrible but something just isn’t right? Well, that happened to me when I created a...

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Ringing in the New Year…Simply

Ringing in the New Year…Simply

Tonight we are wrapping up 2015 and ringing in a new year.  Many people like to honor New Year’s by going out to a restaurant, bar or party, but I’ve always been pretty low-key when it comes to celebrating the new year. I can appreciate...

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