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The Cupcake Adventure: Happy Birthday Medea

> Today is Medea’s birthday. She is six. I can hardly believe that six years ago today my little baby was born. I decided that I would dedicate my blog to her today. As I was thinking about a topic … Continue reading

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Converts and lentils: The Joys of Purple Rice.

>I hate evangelism. I despise those who try to push their beliefs on others whether it be religious, political, social, anything. I hate it. I do love the masterful art of debate and persuasion but coercion–I just despise it. I … Continue reading

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Potatoes, cauliflower, and kids, Oh My!

> I decided to make Aloo Gobi because my husband loves Indian food, and this is one of my favorites. However, I live in a lovely little area where I have not been able to find garam masala, and I … Continue reading

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We have to be Goliath . . .

> Everyone wants to be David. It is cool to be David. Oh I’m David, and I killed Goliath. That’s cool, right? I say, we have to be Goliath. For my lovely friends (Kristine, I mean you) who don’t keep … Continue reading

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"It tastes like Spirulina" is what’s wrong with the world.

> First, I want to open with, “WTF!” I seriously just turned down a pretzel for a piece of romaine lettuce with hummus in it. At first, I was like, “just eat the stupid pretzel.” But dang that hummus was … Continue reading

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Mystique of Cheap

>Should food be cheap? Awhile ago in my public policy class I wrote a paper about Farm Subsidies. Basically, we create a system where we artificially lower the price of food, so we expect food to be cheap. But we … Continue reading

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I"m a Vegan

>I’m up to no blogging good. I kept writing all these Facebook posts about my eating habits, and I said to myself, “Self.” Sometimes, I call myself, self. Anyway, I said, “Self, you are really excited about your eating changes. … Continue reading

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Life is a Journey

>I know I haven’t written a blog in forever. If you know me personally, you then know that I have experienced an inordinately difficult life these past few months. If you know me and hate me, you are probably rejoicing … Continue reading

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Somtimes ya gotta hurt feelings

>The number one value in my family is compassion–compassion for ourselves, each other, and for those we don’t know. That means many things.1. Forgive yourself. We often make mistakes and the hardest part of making a mistake is forgiving yourself, … Continue reading

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Little Dog . . . Found

>A few weeks ago we found this lovely white Shepard at my parent’s house. She was playful and sweet, and you could tell someone had really loved this dog. We tried to ignore her and send her on her way, … Continue reading

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Love yourself–Half the Battle Exercise #3

>Hello friends and readers. Today, we are going to start on exercise three. Now, we have already really gotten a good start on this one. First, I want you to take out that list we made awhile ago. You remember. … Continue reading

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