Eating In

My Veggie Solution for Fall: Saute That Big-Ass Salad!

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As soon as fall hits, my near obsession with Big-Ass Salads starts to wane a bit. It's not that I don't still enjoy them; it's just that they're just so ... cold! And when the temps start to drop, I begin to crave more soups, stews and heartier fare. That said though, I miss getting that HUGE bowl …
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5 Amazing Foods for Weight-Loss

If you want to drop the pounds, don't drop these from your eats! Credit: anmuell

The following is a post sponsored by ViSalus. For our sponsored post policy, click here. When you're trying to lose weight, it can be confusing as to what you should eat. Obviously, you want to eat whole, unprocessed foods, but are some better than others? Well, while we say to go for all of the …
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Master the Art of Healthy Grilling With These 7 Tips

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I can't imagine a single food lover who hasn't at one time taken a peek at Top Chef, Hell's Kitchen, Iron Chef, or any of those foodie fun shows (I love judgment day the most!). Those people are definitely food masters, and when I watch them I think, "Man, if only I could be that creative with …
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Clean Eating: The Challenge Is Done, But I’m Not

I mentioned a couple of weeks ago that I was taking part in the 10 Days of Real Food Pledge, and I'm happy (in more ways than one) to say it's over. Overall, I think it went really well, but let me be clear---I wasn't perfect. I slipped up a few times without meaning to, adding a splash of an …
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Can’t Decide Between Brats or Burgers? Make Both With the Bratburger

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Tomorrow is the 4th of July, and you know what that means---parties and grilling galore! And when we grill for a crowd, my husband and I always debate the same question: Should we do brats or burgers? Followed up by: How many? Ending with: Us barely having enough of both for everyone or us having A …
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A Trip to Minneapolis to Visit the ‘Big G’ (and Eat Cereal)

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A few weeks ago, the fine people over at General Mills invited me and a few other bloggers to give us (literally) a taste of the city's foodie culture and learn a little bit (or A LOT) about what they do there at what they call "Big G." I was barely there for more than 24 hours, but, man, oh, man …
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And the 2013 Noshies Go to…

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Now that we have Fit Bottomed Eats, a site dedicated to healthy eats, it only makes sense that instead of FBG hosting the fourth-annual Noshies here, FBE would! So, yes, we are totally being a tease, but head on over to Fit Bottomed Eats for what will be a healthy eating good time! From our top …
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