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It takes 21 days to break a habit, right? Twenty one days into my Whole30 and I’d say that’s what I’ve noticed this week. My biggest bad eating habit, snacking, is almost a distant memory. It’s so strange that while I used to eat a morning snack with my kids, snack during meal prep, snack in […]

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It’s been almost a year since our family decided to try a gluten-free diet to help our daughter with some serious gastrointestinal problems, severe eczema and behavioral issues. You can read all about how we tried a gluten-free diet and subsequently found out about her food allergies here. Gabriella is now a sweet, giggly, energetic […]

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I can’t believe I am halfway done with Whole30– these two weeks went by fast! Last week, I characterized my Whole30 experience as a little boring. This week was hard. It was hard to eat so many eggs, It was hard to eat different types of protein. It was hard to eat so many vegetables. […]

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There are times in my life where I have stood on the edge of the proverbial cliff knowing that one jump was going to make a dramatic change in the course of the rest of my life. When I took an extended trip to India, I was searching for signs on where life was about […]

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I guess you could say I’ve been living under a rock because I’m super late to the Whole30 craze, but better late than never, right? I never really considered Whole30 or paid attention to what it was because I’m already a real foodie. We’ve been a real food family for almost five years now. Eating […]

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