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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: Kale & Lentil Soup

So this one didn’t turn out as planned. I start making dinner at 7 AM or even the night before most days because eating healthfully takes a LOT of damned effort compared to the alternative of phoning in a pizza or opening a bag of chips. . . Anyway, the other morning, I was cooking some organic chicken sausage and
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: Nectarine Salad

Most days I start preparing our dinner sometime about 6:30AM. Insane, no? But we like to exhaust the kid err do things as a family in the evenings and if I didn’t have dinner prepped ahead of time, we likely wouldn’t eat until 9PM.  As it is now, we aren’t typically done with dinner until about 8 or 8:30. So my
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: Fast Summer Salad

It’s nearly no-cook and can be prepared ahead of time. . . I’m was winging this one so unfortunately, no exact measurements. . . BUT you can’t screw it up. . .just season it to taste. . . Here Goes: 1.  Prepare about 1 or 1.5 (dry measure) of couscous according to the package instructions.  Set aside and allow to
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Head Effing Explodes: Easiest Ever Veggie and Pasta

Here’s another fast and relatively healthful meal my Husband LOVES.  It’s based on a meal  I saw in a magazine years ago.  The name of that actual recipe was called “Veggie Lasagna Toss.”  I have simplified it.  And of course, you can use any pasta you have on hand. Here’s how you do it. . . 1.  Heat a bit
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