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Lou’s Sushi

Jul 20, 2014
Lou’s Sushi

I have to admit, I'm not much of a sushi eater. In the first place, it usually contains fish, which I don't eat, or seaweed, which I don't like. But a friend told me recently that Lou's Sushi had vegetarian options on the menu, and since I thought so...

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Petite Panettiere
Salted Caramel Chews

Jul 16, 2014
Salted Caramel Chews




It is a cherished family tradition to celebrate my lovely sister's birthday up at our grandparents' lake cabin in the woods.


Countless happy memories have been collected over the years during our time spent at the lake and we look...

Petite Panettiere
Salted Caramel Chews

Jul 16, 2014
Salted Caramel Chews




It is a cherished family tradition to celebrate my lovely sister's birthday up at our grandparents' lake cabin in the woods.


Countless happy memories have been collected over the years during our time spent at the lake and we look...

Foods for the Soul
Skinny Almond Joy Frappuccino

Jul 15, 2014
Skinny Almond Joy Frappuccino

An easy & healthy recipe for a homemade frappuccino that tastes exactly like the candy bar!     Every summer, starting in May and lasting until November, our town basically goes through menopause. The mood lifts as finals end, the energy level slows as college kids bolt home for vacation, and the locals experience...

Sacramento Vegan
Road Trip! LYFE Kitchen in Palo Alto

Jul 13, 2014
Road Trip!  LYFE Kitchen in Palo Alto



Phil and I were in the Bay Area this weekend and stopped in for lunch at LYFE Kitchen in Palo Alto. If you haven't heard about the LYFE Kitchen restaurant chain before, it was started about three years ago by a couple of former McDonald's executives, of all things. ...

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Foods for the Soul
Double Chocolate Brownie Granola

Jul 11, 2014
Double Chocolate Brownie Granola

An easy recipe for chocolate granola with chocolate chips & real brownie chunks. With its decadent taste, you won’t believe it’s a healthy breakfast!     My last quarter of undergraduate classes, my guy’s boss sent him overseas to Taiwan for the first five weeks to teach a chemistry course as part of an...

Foods for the Soul
Chocolate Cherry Energy Bites

Chocolate Cherry Energy Bites

A 5-ingredient nut-free recipe for fruity dark chocolate energy bites. With the texture of cookie dough, this healthy snack disappears much too quickly!     This past Friday, after consulting our town’s fireworks schedule, we hopped in our truck at 8 pm to navigate across town to the big grassy field behind the high...

Sacramento Vegan
Trademark Pizza Co.

Trademark Pizza Co.

My husband Phil and I had dinner at Trademark Pizza Co. last night. I'd heard they had a unique create your own pizza option and I wanted to see how it worked. When you walk into Trademark Pizza, you line up at the counter and watch the eleven-inch p...

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Foods for the Soul
Easy and great for summer: Peach crumble recipe

Easy and great for summer: Peach crumble recipe

An easy summer recipe full of juicy peaches and a thick oat crumb topping. Despite its sweet buttery flavor, it’s still secretly skinny & completely healthy!     Every spring, I count down the days until summer the way a little kid eagerly eats chocolate out of an Advent calendar to cross off the...

Petite Panettiere
Graham Cracker Swirled Ice Cream with Chocolate Covered Caramels

Jul 3, 2014
Graham Cracker Swirled Ice Cream with Chocolate Covered Caramels



After filling our weekend with gatherings and visits with out-of-town family and friends, we came home to a batch of this delightful deliciousness.


Last week we enjoyed more than our fair share of date-based chocolate covered caramels, and before heading...

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