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16 Beautifully Simple Thanksgiving Table Setting Ideas

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This time of year, between Halloween and Christmas, leaves me feeling a bit confused.  Should I hang on to my pumpkins and fall décor?  Go all out with Christmas?  Whatever I decide, I don’t want to forget about the holiday in between: Thanksgiving.  As the one day of the year devoted to gratitude and gathering people together, Thanksgiving is truly special. So […] Read more…

Crackling Chicken — a great Paleo and Whole 30 Friendly Dinner Recipe

Crackling Chicken - a great Paleo and Whole 30 friendly dinner recipe

Looking for a delicious dinner recipe that’s Paleo and Whole 30 friendly? You’ll absolutely love crackling chicken! Made with skin-on chicken thighs, it’s fried chicken without the breading! This fabulous recipe, which I originally discovered on Nom Nom Paleo, is one of our all-time favorites, even when we’re not avoiding grains or watching our carbs.  The secret […] Read more…

7 Warm and Comforting Soup and Stew Recipes

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Now that fall is in full swing, and the holidays aren’t far away, I thought I’d share a roundup of a few of my favorite soup and stew recipes with you in the hopes of making your meal planning–and life–a bit easier!   Since fall is all about keeping things warm and cozy, my suppers this time of […] Read more…

Perfect Paleo Pumpkin Pie (gluten free and dairy free!)

Paleo Pumpkin Pie --an amazingly delicious gluten free and dairy free dessert

If you’re like me, there’s something about this time of year that makes you crave ALL the comfort foods.  And, to me, there’s nothing more comforting than pumpkin pie. It’s warm, it’s soft, it’s sweet–kind of like your grandma! The good thing is that indulging those cravings doesn’t mean you have to throw healthy eating out the window until January 1.  […] Read more…

Hello Fresh Meal Delivery: Our Experience

Hello Fresh Meal Delivery Service

Not long ago a friend and I were discussing meal delivery services–you know, where a box of food, along with recipes, arrives on your doorstep each week?  She’s had one of these services (not Hello Fresh) for nearly a year and raves about it.  Even so, I had reservations. Would it cost too much?  Would it end up being more […] Read more…

Super Moist & Good-for-You Pumpkin Bread

Homemade pumpkin bread, fresh from the oven

Nothing says fall like delicious, spicy pumpkin bread.  And this recipe is the best I’ve found — not only does it result in moist loaves of pumpkin-y goodness every time, it’s actually good for you! Besides the star ingredient–pumpkin–which is a great source of fiber, beta-carotene, potassium, and vitamin C, this wonderful pumpkin bread is also filled with metabolism-boosting coconut […] Read more…

Favorite Fall Styles (featuring Sandgrens Clogs)

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Have you noticed that clogs are back in style?  I have to admit I’m old enough to remember when they were a big thing back in the 70s!  And I’m finding I love them just as much this time around.  Especially the beautiful styles from Sandgrens Clogs.  They’ve managed to update the clog so it’s new and fresh and perfect for today. […] Read more…

Simple Touches of Autumn – My (Mini) Fall Home Tour

Simple Touches of Fall - My Fall Home Tour

Here it is, mid-October already, and I’m just now getting around to decorating our home for fall!  Maybe it’s the unseasonably warm weather.  75 degrees in mid-October?  And flip-flops are still a part of my daily wardrobe? I’ll take it!  Nevertheless, I decided it was high time to share a mini fall home tour with you, showing the […] Read more…

Pumpkin Spice Oat-Free Granola (nut and grain free too!)

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You’re going to love this oat-free granola recipe made with healthy seeds, coconut, and dried fruit, with a hint of pumpkin and spice. It’s Paleo-friendly and oh, so delicious! It’s October–time for all things pumpkin, so I thought this would be a great opportunity to share this fabulous recipe for Pumpkin Spice Oat-Free Granola.  When I […] Read more…

17 Easy Fall Home Décor Ideas

17 Easy Fall Home Decor Ideas

Although beautiful fall home décor ideas have been popping up on my Instagram feed since August, I wasn’t quite ready to haul out my fall decorations–until now.  The official arrival of autumn this past week, combined with decidedly cooler weather, has me ready to start adding a few fall touches to our home. Just few days ago, I shared […] Read more…

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