A weird resolution that changed my life Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon

In 2014 I resolved to 'Subtract.'

WHICH CHANGED MY LIFE.

While everyone around me was resolving to do something: start working out, pay down debt, or "live life to the fullest".

I decided to NOT do something.

I eliminated an energy vampire.

I had this habit of re-reading emails after I sent them (especially if I was stewing in anger or thought what I wrote was "genius") so I resolved to stop doing that.

Seems silly, but that elimination-resolution stuck ...

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I once spent $33.33 on a 1-day juice cleanse… Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon

Everyone I know goes on a detox or cleanse for the new year, and don't we all need one? Don't we need to purify ourselves with $6.99 green juices?

Yes… and no.

Our bodies already have mechanisms to detox; they are called our livers and kidneys.

Green juice will not purify you. 

Especially if you turn around and go face down in a pile of nachos because you've juiced for the last 12 hours and ...

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Did Someone Say Party Plan? Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon

Happy New Year! 
 
This meal plan has:

  1. Party foods 
  2. Lazy meets IMPRESSIVE 
  3. Traditional New Year's’ fare 
  4. healthy “mini detox” food for, well, you know. 

Can a meal plan really do all these things? Yes!

Everything you need and want in one convenient place. 

For New Years Eve:
Red Lentil Party Dip
Taco Poppers
“Fish” Croquettes

For New Years Day:
Cajun Black Eyed Pea Cakes 
Cornbread (my famous foolproof recipe)

For Weeknights:
Stuffed Pepper Soup ...

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How to Properly Dispose of Holiday Decorations Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon Category: Holiday

The holidays generate up to 25% more garbage in the weeks leading up to, and after, a major holiday. Part of what is thrown away in unwanted holiday decorations. Everything from live trees to holiday lighting can find itself on its way to the rubbish bin, creating an estimated 1 million tons of extra garbage each week.

But what if there was a way to help reduce its environmental impact, and create less waste each holiday season? Through recycling, repurposing ...

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Do You Need Help With Christmas Dinner? Posted by:Lindsay S. Nixon

Ho ho h-OMG.

This weeks menu speaks for itself:

  • Holiday Tamale Cakes
  • Supreme Pizza Soup
  • Spinach & Artichoke Dip Casserole
  • Christmas Cobb Salad
  • West African Peanut Stew (new)
  • “Beef” Stroganoff 
  • Yule Thai’d Chili
  • Cranberry Kringles (new) 
  • Bread Pudding in a Mug (new) 

Holiday helpers ✅

“Familiar” Foods ✅

Trust these Christmas meals with meat eaters.

I thumbed through all our customer reviews from last December and these recipes were the favorite, most well-received recipes. 


These meals are pantry ...

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