Posts Tagged "Food"

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Eat Real Food

Eat Real Food

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I came across this video that does an awesome (an humorous) job of summing up what eating real food is all about. The video is based on the well known Paleo Diet (or the diet of our Paleolithic ancestors). So don’t forget to fuel your body as nature...

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Chicago Bears!

Chicago Bears!

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Yesterday I went to my very first Chicago Bears game! I know I know, I’ve lived here for 6 years and have never been to Soldier Field, it’s bad. But Bears tickets are hard to come by and Will finally got his hands on a pair!   The weather was gorgeous, very atypical for October in Chicago, but perfect for football! The game was an early one, starting at noon. So we had to...

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Eat Pray Love

Eat Pray Love

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If you haven’t already done so, I recommend you all check out Eat Pray Love in theaters now! I’ve had this book sitting on my bookshelf for over and year and never had the chance to read it. Now the movie is finally out and I had to check it out! Eat Pray Love is the story of Elizabeth Gilbert, a woman in her early thirties struggling with divorce and depression. Elizabeth...

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CHEW Chicago Tour

CHEW Chicago Tour

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Yesterday’s CHEW Health and Wellness Tour of Chicago was amazing! I had such a blast and would recommend anyone and everyone to do it! The tour met at Green City Farmer’s Market in the heart of the Lincoln Park neighborhood. We stopped at Tiny Greens, a farm in Urbana, IL that sprouts greens and sells them to put on salads or sandwiches. They sell everything from sunflower and...

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CHEW Chicago

CHEW Chicago

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The day of the CHEW Chicago tour has finally arrived! I have been waiting for this day all week! CHEW Chicago (Complete Health Education and Wellness Inc.) offers Health and Wellness tours in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago. The Health and Wellness tour is a walking tour to experience the best in Chicago fitness, natural health, beauty and wellness! The tour consists of: A walk around...

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Food Revolution

Food Revolution

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In my last post I briefly mentioned the new television show on ABC called Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution. For those of you who may not be familiar with the show I wanted to let you know what it’s all about. The host of the show, well-known British chef Jamie Oliver is best known for his TV show The Naked Chef and countless best-selling cookbooks. Jamie is taking a stand against the...

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New Food Books!

New Food Books!

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I hope everyone is enjoying the weekend! I’ve got some new books to add to my reading list that you might be interested in! 1. The Locavore Way by Amy Cotler Discover how wonderful it tastes to be a locavore. Fresh fruits and vegetables, picked at the height of their ripeness; flavorful meats from humanely raised and organically fed animals; and pungent, handcrafted cheeses – all...

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April Fools Day

April Fools Day

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Good evening everyone! This week has been hectic and I’m finally going home for Easter tomorrow; got a long drive ahead of me tomorrow morning! Anyways thought you guys would like this website. It has some great health foods that everyone will love! ÔǪAPRIL FOOLS! Although I do love that site. It’s a fun conversation piece for you and your friends! Did you play any fun jokes on...

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Cook This Not That!

Cook This Not That!

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Check out my new books!   Cook This Not That! by David Zincsenko: This book has tons of delicious looking recipes and even educates you on what items you should stock your pantry with in order to be the ultimate healthy cook! I really enjoy the writing style of this book as well as all of the great pictures! I loved Eat This Not That, so I can’t wait to start reading this one! Just...

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In Defense of Food

In Defense of Food

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Look what I finally bought! I have been wanting to read this book (all of Michael Pollan’s books actually) for the longest time. Today, I finally got the chance to buy In Defense of Food and I cannot wait to start reading! Of course I am still working on finishing Wesley the Owl since it has to be back to the library soon, but I am going to start reading In Dense of Food anyways! With...