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Real Meal #5: Black Bean + Chicken Burritos.

I thought it was fitting to talk about my lack of cooking and love of burritos since I’m going out with some friends to El Cortijo Taqueria Y Cantina for dinner tonight. Despite the amount of food in my fridge, I’ve … Continue reading

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Real meal #4: turkey + gruyère meatballs.

This real meal rocked. It was inspired by The Splendid Table caller question: A woman called in for the perfect meatball recipe. She was going to make them and propose to her boyfriend. At first, I thought it sounded pretty … Continue reading

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Real Meal #3: Okonomiyaki + Ginger Fried Rice

I’m averaging about one or two real meals a week. Not bad! A big improvement from the Fall. I’m also trying to be better about coming up with creative ways to incorporate my CSA goods. At times, it’s hard to … Continue reading

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This week’s pot of soup.

This is the third week in a row that I’ve made a large pot of some sort of lentil soup for weekday lunches. The first two weeks were a hodge-podge pot of lentil soup, where I threw in whatever veggies … Continue reading

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Real Meal #2: turkey + bean burritos

I’m not a great cook. I’m much more comfortable baking something, but I can’t live on cupcakes. (Sigh.) I’ve been in the habit of making soup on Sunday for lunches during the week. Then I cook about two dinners, with … Continue reading

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I finally made a real meal….

Cooking for one has a lot of benefits. Namely: 1.) It’s cheaper. Just me! 2.) I can make whatever I want. Why, yes, I think a Balance bar, apple slices with peanut butter, mozzarella sticks, and a Funfetti cupcake sound … Continue reading

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Tuesday: Five Random Things

1. I signed up for Vermont City Marathon. I have some friends running it, and I’m ready to jump back into more structured training for the next few months. Next week I start my 23-week training plan! 2. Or today! … Continue reading

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