Category Archives: Budget-Friendly

Healthy Chicken Mole

I vaguely remember one sentence (and perhaps only one) from one of college papers. It read something along the lines of: “Cinco de Mayo has become Cinco de Drinko.” Granted, I was a sociology and Spanish major very interested in … Continue reading

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Black Bean Brownies: Shhhh!

I talk the talk, but sometimes I just really don’t walk the walk. Take running, for example. I’d really like to become a runner. It seems like a great idea! When it’s nice out, what could be better than to … Continue reading

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Almond Cream Cheese Coffee Cake

Our typical Sunday morning: I wake up and go downstairs to workout. Ben wakes up, and then works out his brain. By Sunday afternoon, I am doing errands or meeting up with friends, while Ben is…still working out his brain. … Continue reading

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Make-Ahead Chicken Tagine

We didn’t want to go out to eat on a workday, but we did have one of our best friends coming over for dinner. Being a best friend, he would have been happy with grilled cheese. But being his best … Continue reading

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