June 13, 2016

I don’t know whether it’s my saucy new haircut or the fact that I’ve been a little homesick lately, but I’m in the mood for something spicy. And with the weather as hot and muggy as it is, that means something light and refreshing,...

By Toni

The Monday Menu Revisited: Plum Chicken Salad

May 23, 2016

Earlier this month we heard from a few of our Mommy Makeover participants and Comeback Circle members on some of their favorite recipes throughout the contest. This week, I thought it’d be fun to share one of my favorite recipes...

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Announcing the Mommy Makeover Winner!

May 2, 2016

We thought it’d be fun to have a special edition of the Monday Menu this week by having our Mommy Makeover Contest winner share one of her favorite recipes that she discovered over the last three months of her healthy, productive...

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Protein-Boost Veggie Bowl

April 18, 2016

About seven months ago, our Behaviorist Holly decided to transition to a vegetarian diet. She’s already shared one of her favorite recipes with us (veggie-stuffed zucchini), but this week she’s getting a bit more personal....

Vegetarian Pesto Eggplant Salad

January 4, 2016

On the Border, Christmas is a hodgepodge of American heritage—stuffed turkeys, mashed potatoes and gravy, cranberry sauce, and of course an obscene amount of cookies—peppered with some Mexican heritage—tamales, chile Colorado, posole,...

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Kale Chicken Caesar Salad

November 2, 2015

I’m always in the mood for a Caesar salad, but I find that kale is so much heartier than romaine and makes for a better fall/winter salad because salad isn’t just for the summertime. This is by far one of the easiest salad recipes and...

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Couscous Cobb Salad

October 5, 2015

What’s better than a fresh Cobb salad? What’s better than couscous? Now, imagine the two together. It totally makes sense, right? I love having these little epiphanies. It’s kind of like the Chip Clip. Why didn’t I think of it sooner?...

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Lemon Pepper Couscous Salad

August 24, 2015

One of my favorite things to do is to take a side-dish recipe and turn it into a main dish.  This is especially wonderful in the summertime because so many of my favorite side-dish recipes are light and healthy....

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Vegan Quinoa Pasta Salad

May 18, 2015

When the weather gets warmer, my taste buds get a little finicky. I don’t want anything hot or filling, and sometimes the usual protein sources aren’t very appealing either—chicken, meat, fish. Then it hits me, quinoa!...

By Toni