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About healthyeasyfoods

Food makes me happy. Fake food and chemicals being added to my food do not make me happy. I have a growing concern about two major things. 1. The quality of food. 2. Our choice of consumption of food as a nation. With this being said I can understand how an American lifestyle influences fast, easy and cheap to be the three magnet factors to food choice however I think we need to go back to the basics and remember just how easy it is to make good food, good for you without breaking the bank or spending hours sweating away in the kitchen.

Featuring Food Advocate: Robyn O’brien

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Lebanese Squash with Spicy corn salsa

Start the grill. Right now. Ok, ok I’m being demanding but these were too good and I’m excited to share. I had the luxury of roaming around my dearest friend, Jules, garden a few days ago and it was beautiful. … Continue reading

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Food Memories

Memories of food create my world kaleidoscope. The other day while scrolling through Facebook I had the realization of how lucky I am to be able to stay connected to so many people from my childhood. Looking at each person, … Continue reading

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Food Labeling Madness

My emotions got the best of me today. I got angry. Soon followed by frustration. Aggressive waves of disbelief and disgust continued to slap in my mind all day. The reason behind my anger isn’t something new. The anger itself, yes, … Continue reading

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Shishito Pepper Roulette

Hands down one of the easiest, tastiest appetizers you can put out for guest in a zip! Always a good conversation starter too, because guest are sure to inquire more about these tasty looking peppers when they see them sitting, … Continue reading

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Best Bean Soup

It’s been raining non-stop here in our normally sunny San Diego, which means I have absolutely no desire to drag my 15 month old and myself out, especially to the grocery store which requires lugging it all back inside through … Continue reading

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October Snack Attack

I swear that Justin’s favorite holiday is Halloween. Not for the costumes, eerie decorations or candy, nope none of those things. It’s the food. These seeds ultimately. Like a kid in a candy store. “When are we gonna get our pumpkins this … Continue reading

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Think about it Thursday

I have about 45 minutes to post this blog under this title before it doesn’t make sense. “Think about it Thursday.”  I’ve been thinking about it all day and now I just need to spit it all out. A painter … Continue reading

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Flavorful Flatbread Pizzas

  MMMmmmmm Pizza. Who doesn’t like pizza? Born in New York, I am especially partial to thin crust pizzas and this dough recipe has become one of the staples in our home.    The flatbread becomes a vessel for your … Continue reading

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Money is Tight. Save a life.

I changed my views on eating meat 4 years ago. Instantly, I hear a big majority of you booing and shouting a chant of BACON!!! BACON!! in hopes that it will bring me back to the meat eater side. It won’t. My husband is still a ravenous carnivore and I’ll gladly cook his bacon without so much as a second thought to shoving a piece in my mouth. It just doesn’t appeal to me anymore.
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Simple Boiled Artichokes with Garlic Butter

This is simple, easy and delicious. The three major criteria for Healthy Easy Foods. I hope everyone who is looking to add a new vegetable to their repertoire finds this as yummy and easy as we do! Simply chop about … Continue reading

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Taco Tuesday

Here in San Diego the big thing to do on a Tuesday night, is to go out and stuff your face with some of the best darn  lobster and/or fish tacos you can find. Drown them with a few cervezas … Continue reading

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Thankfully it’s Thanksgiving

The USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service, and U.S. Census Bureau report that on average 51,000,000 Turkeys are consumed on Thanksgiving day. Combine that with all the other ingredients needed and the total US spending on Thanksgiving food topples over 2 Billion … Continue reading

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