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quick and easy veggie-packed meatball soup

The weather is FINALLY starting to cool down here in Charlotte which made me really happy that I whipped up this ridiculously simple meatball soup yesterday. For those of you that have followed me for a while, you know that I’ve always been a pretty big fan of quick, easy meals (as well as meals…

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comforting chickpea & whole grain tortellini soup

It’s getting to that time of year where I’m pulling out my dutch oven and my crock pot almost every week. Soups, stews and chilis definitely start to take over my meal plans come September.  Not only are they so comforting as the weather cools but they’re SO easy to pull together and you can…

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Another crockpot success! I’m really growing to love this thing that does all the work for me.  I chop some veggies, add some broth and spices and have meals for the week! There’s just nothing better when you have an insanely busy schedule than a meal that comes together quickly, hits most of the food…

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So last week I told you about my favorite go-to products to use when I’m swamped with work (aka – trader joe’s is a grad student’s best friend) and this week the story is all about how the crock pot is a grad student’s other best friend. There’s seriously nothing better than just being able…

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Growing up we always had lentil soup on hand for easy meals. I distinctly recall watching my Mom make it on Sundays to have for the week.


As promised, the recipe for my lentil soup from last week!  This recipe is so simple but so incredibly heart-warming and satisfying. I actually have to give credit to my sister since she’s the one that turned me onto this.  My family has always loved lentil soup – we grew up eating it often as…

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winter kale, quinoa, fruit & nut salad

There’s something so refreshing about a huge pile of bright green kale to me. Whether I’m baking it, using it in soup, throwing it into a smoothie or making it the base of my salad, it just makes me feel good.  I’m sure that feeling is due in large part to the numerous nutrients it provides…

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my most used kitchen tools

outfit details: sweater // jeans // ring // bracelet I get a lot of questions via DM on Instagram about the different products and tools that I use in my kitchen, so I thought this could be a helpful post to do.  I’m a firm believer that having a well-equipped kitchen is a really important part of…

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super simple veggie-packed ramen with roasted tofu

If you guys were like me, then you ate a WHOLE lot of instant ramen back in the day.  I remember specifically loving the chicken ramen flavor. Of course, I also didn’t bother to add anything with nutritive value to the bowl either so I was basically eating a whole lot of starch with nothing…

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daily meal plan: number forty three

If you’re new to the series, click here to see the very first post or here to view them all! I’ve created a guide for you to use which will (hopefully!) make it easier for you to mix and match meals on your own to fit your individual needs: GUIDE: ABOUT THE GUIDE: Since everyone is different with different…

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