My Life In Bowls

September 23, 2013

Hello my almond butter loving friends. If you’re new to HEAB, you may like to subscribe to my RSS feed or receive my posts via email. Thanks for reading!Believe it or not, I have been subsisting on more than just Rice Krispies treats. There have been numerous random combinations thrown atop bowls of rice.  Chris [...]

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Almond Butter Krispies Treats

September 11, 2013

Let me tell you how this would all go down if I was not currently pregnant… These delicious almond butter Rice Krispies treats would have been made with unsweetened puffed brown rice cereal, probably a lot less sugar, and 90% dark chocolate chunks.  But guess what?  My belly is with child and wants SWEETS.  So, [...]

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An Easy & Delicious Dinner With Friends

September 9, 2013

Last night, CD and I hosted dinner for seven adults and six kids, aged 5 weeks to 3 years.  The evening was filled with many laughs, some good food, some tears (from the kids, not the adults), a lot of beer (dads who run can throw back some drinks!), and CONFETTI… Summer and her friend, [...]

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Easy Grain Free Breads & My Favorite Gluten Free Pizza Crust

September 4, 2013

I eat both grains and gluten (Dave will always hold a special place in my heart), but I enjoy experimenting with gluten free products and grain free baking.  And when I come across a good recipe, I love to share as I know many of you out there avoid gluten.  So, here’s what we’ve been [...]

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Today I Made

August 23, 2013

I always enjoy reading about what Katie made today, especially her DIY projects and cute skirts.  She also bakes cookies…a lot of cookies, and after bookmarking several of her recipes, I finally got around to making a batch.  Um, definitly waited way too long to try your cookies, Katie. Vanilla Almond Butter Spiced Cookies Katie’s [...]

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Sandwich Convert

August 17, 2013

I haven’t been much of a sandwich girl since I stopped bringing my lunch to school many years ago.  When I lost weight, I began making more elaborate lunches – usually big salads, roasted veggies, potatoes, some form of protein, etc.  Long gone were the days of a simple PB & J or grilled cheese. [...]

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The Evolution of A Nursery

August 13, 2013

With our first nursery, I thought I needed so many things, and said things had to come from certain stores.  As a first time mom, I wanted everything to be perfect for our new baby girl.  I still want things to be perfect for our last baby girl, but now I know what truly matters. [...]

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This Time Around

August 1, 2013

This pregnancy hasn’t been much different from my first two, although the nausea stuck around a bit longer.   I’m almost 23 weeks and finally feeling more like my old self again.  Per usual, I lost weight during my first trimester, and now I’m doing my best to gain.  Still craving lots of bagels, chicken, [...]

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New House

July 22, 2013

So many changes happening for our family these days.  First off, we moved (and have been without Internet for two weeks.  Oh Internet, I rely on you way too much!).  Anyway, we had outgrown our current space and fortunately found a wonderful house in a neighborhood that we love.  And that’s that.  We said goodbye [...]

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My Go-To Dish for Cookouts This Summer

June 23, 2013

We ate something similar to this dish at a cookout on Memorial Day.  It was so simple and everyone loved it.  I’m not even sure who brought it to the party, but I have since recreated it and plan to take it to every potluck style gathering we attend over the next several weeks.  Love [...]

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