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NYE dinner

success! our hike, not so much. Ian and I were both feeling a little under the weather, but wanted to get out of the house to do something. I looked up a nearby “hiking” trail and we persuaded Olive to … Continue reading

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the last day

source Here’s to ending the year on a good note. Ian and I have plans to go on a hike with Olive and then spend the night cozy at home, sippin champagne, and on the menu for tonight… 1. Tzatziki … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

the day started with a beautiful run on the beach. Then frolicking on the beach trying to tire olive out before the festivities. I hope everyone had a wonderful thanksgiving!!

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olive oasis

A couple weekends ago, we went to the new local, family owned olive oil and balsamic vinegar shop! I of course was attracted to the place simply because of the name. I was loving the olive plates. They have a … Continue reading

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Red or white?

That is the question. Relaxing with family, food and fire tonight. and there really was no question, it’s the season for red, not white.

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A quick hello

I’ve been an incredible blog slacker lately. I apologize. I just talked to my mom who commented on my lack of posts. Work has been super super super busy. Hence the subway in my car on the way to my … Continue reading

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the witch is in

Happy Halloween!  The beggars are coming! Can you spot the witch in the reflection?

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Mushroom spinach omelette

Sunny Sunday here! I will take this 80 degree weather while it lasts. I woke up this morning craving something savory. I threw together an easy open faced omelette. First, I sautéed fresh mushrooms with a tbsp of earth balance … Continue reading

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Smoky grilled portobello

Ian and I teamed up for dinner. I marinated 2 portobellos with braggs liquid aminos, garlic, and liquid smoke. Then Ian grilled the shrooms, topped with melted Swiss and roasted red peppers. So easy and so tasty. The picture doesn’t … Continue reading

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pumpkin chocolate chip cookies

Took Olive on a 4 mile hike this morning–got a little muddy. She won’t run with me, but at least she will hike. Then I was in the mood to bake. I was craving pumpkin cookies, so I decided to … Continue reading

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