Monthly Archives: January 2013

What does your food plate look like?

It’s the new year, and perhaps you have made the decision to clean up your diet and eat healthier.  If so, I’m so excited for you!  From my personal experience and journey to a healthier, new me, I can say … Continue reading

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Celebration and Contigo

This post is long overdue, but I have exciting news that I’m finally ready to share this morning.  Remember when I told you that I applied for the dietetic internship?  Guess what?  I got in!!!  The result came a lot … Continue reading

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Dishcrawl #2

Tim and I went on another dishcrawl adventure this week.  In case you missed the first one, you can read about our experience here.  Living on the north side of town, we don’t make it out much to all the … Continue reading

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Slow-Cooker Kimchi Pork Tenderloin + Panini

As we face a new year, do you find yourself wondering what the new trends will be?  What’s going to be “in” when it comes to technology, fashion, makeup, reads, fitness…?  Trends are something that constantly evolve and come with … Continue reading

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Bulgogi Stew

My first week of school was….draining.  It’s always difficult to get back in the swing of things, especially after having been one with the bed (darn you, flu) for almost 2 weeks.  When I’m feeling exhausted, I especially miss my … Continue reading

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Baked Stuffed Shrimp

I like to watch PBS from time to time.  And no, I’m not talking about Sesame Street ;).  One of my favorite shows is America’s Test Kitchen.  It’s very informative and seeing all the delicious food inspires me to get … Continue reading

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A New Semester

Alas, the time has come.  School is back in session, starting today.  My schedule is a breeze compared to last semester.  I’m taking “Advanced Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals” and “Introduction to School Counseling,” the latter which I’m taking as an … Continue reading

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Lightened-Up Italian Pasta Nests

Today I have a fun, cute, and delicious recipe to share with you!  Although I tend to gravitate towards red sauces over creamy ones, Tim loves his high fat fettucine alfredo and spaghetti carbonara.  Of course, my mission is to … Continue reading

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My Fitness Plan and Restaurant Reviews

Happy Monday!  It’s my last full week of freedom before school starts again.  It’s a shame that I had the flu and was sick all week (note to self – remember to get the flu shot this year…even if it’s … Continue reading

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Italian Spiced Chicken Pasta in Tomato Sauce

Happy New Year!  As you may already know, I spent the holidays in Houston with my family.  Unfortunately, I got really ill and came back to Austin earlier than planned.  How sick?  Well, this girl NEVER takes medicine, but this … Continue reading

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