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Smoky Fish Tacos with Cilantro Lime Crema

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My favorite tacos are those composed of ground beef, a packet of taco seasoning laced with mass amounts of MSG, Ortega crunchy taco shells, cheese, sour cream, and shredded iceberg lettuce- specifically the ones my mother sets under the broiler until the cheese melts into the ground beef and the taco shells begin to freckle….

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Slow Cooker Mexican Pulled Pork Tacos

Twelve very important life lessons I learned last weekend: Given the amount of baking I do, I need to always wash butter down the drain using the cold faucet so that the butter clumps and flows right on through. Hot water causes the butter to melt and coat the lining of your pipes, eventually leading…

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How to Eat Healthy in a New City

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vincent desjardins   This post is sponsored by EVEN Hotels, as part of my work with their Well Well Well site. All opinions are, as always, 100% my own. Living in New York City, I’m constantly surrounded by some of the best food in the world. Every day, someone in my life calls or emails to tell…

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Cranberry Bread Pudding with Caramel Sauce

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian Grapeseed Oil Spray. Since moving to Manhattan, I’ve realized three things: 1) food is so expensive, and by expensive I mean, I’m thinking of selling my eggs; 2) New Yorkers have to be fitter than most. The amount of walking, lugging, and upstairs-climbing-out-of-the-subway…

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Putting My Mom on a Diet: Week 16 Meal Plan and Weigh-In

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For new readers, here’s a brief refresher: I’m putting my mom on a diet, here is the plan I designed for her, and here are her weekly updates: week 1, week 2, week 3, week 4, week 5, week 6, week 7, week 8, week 9, week 10, week 11, week 12, week 13, week 14, week 15. Welcome!  

Putting My Mom on a Diet: Week 8 Meal Plan and Weigh-In

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For new readers, here’s a brief refresher: I’m putting my mom on a diet, here is the plan I designed for her, and here are her weekly updates: week 1, week 2, week 3, week 4, week 5, week 6, week 7. Welcome! Today marks two full months of dieting for Mom, and she is doing so well (see below for more progress photos!)….

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Putting My Mom on a Diet: Week 3 Meal Plan and Weigh-In

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Somehow, some way, week 3 has come and gone. If you’re new to the series, I’m putting my mom on a diet, this is her plan, here is her week 1 meal plan and weigh-in, and here are the week 2 results.   Monday Breakfast: 2 cups Cascadian Farm Honey Nut O’s cereal (200) + 1 cup 1 % milk…

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