A Luv Ashland Restaurant Review: Acqua California Bistro

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Two Saturdays ago we went to Palm Springs with my family for the beginning of our “1000 Marble” Saturdays referenced in this post: One Thousand Marbles: A Little Story That Inspired Us During that “day-cation” we went to the Acqua California Bistro for lunch. Acqua California Bistro is located in Rancho Mirage, which is just […]

February 4, 2018

Whole30 Stir Fry

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My husband is a huge fan of stir-fry and skillets. When asking him to support me through my Whole30 journey, I promised him that I would make some meals that would make him forget that he is on any kind of meal plan/diet. Since he favors the stir-fry, I decided to venture into preparing this […]

January 18, 2018

Whole 30 Chicken and Mediterranean-Style Cauliflower

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I can’t speak for anyone else that has completed the Whole30 but I find cauliflower to be a savior when it comes to mixing things up and keeping you motivated to continue throughout the 30 days. Cauliflower itself is a huge benefit to our body; it’s not only rich in vitamins and minerals it also […]

January 17, 2018

Whole 30 BLT Salad

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I’ll be honest with you… by day five of any diet I am SICK of salads! Anyone else agree with me? I mean come on! There is only so much balsamic and lettuce you can have before you break and eat that cheese enchilada you have been dying for! During my pregnancy, one of my […]

January 15, 2018

Whole 30 Chicken Soup Recipe

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I love soup! Especially when I am not feeling so well or when it’s a cold rainy day out. My favorite soup is a good old-fashioned homemade chicken noodle soup. When I was on Whole 30 the first time, I had a HUGE hankering for some chicken noodle soup, but didn’t know how I could […]

January 14, 2018

Whole 30 Chicken with Pesto Zucchini Noodles

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  This was the first recipe in my “5 Whole 30 Recipes in 5 Days” series. Find the link to the explanation of my series here: 5 Whole 30 Chicken Recipes in 5 Days Series Link I made it my first because I LOVE pesto and I thought it would get me pumped to do […]

January 12, 2018

5 Whole 30 Chicken Recipes in 5 Days

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A couple years ago, my Mom approached our family and asked us if we wanted to go on the Whole 30 with her. Our first reaction was: “What on earth is the Whole 30?” After she explained the program in detail, we shrugged and dismissed the idea of doing a “family Whole 30.” We all […]

January 12, 2018