Tag Archives: healthy

Freshii in the FiDi

At 9:39 am yesterday I received an e-mail that Freshii had just opened on High St. Less than 3 hours later I was walking through the door. I don’t know what came over me. I was at work and starving, … Continue reading

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Clover Food Truck | Chickpea Fritter FTW!

Food truck nation is upon us. Following in the footsteps of cities like New York, Miami and Austin, Boston now has quite a nice spread of food trucks that have opened up over the last year or so. From gourmet … Continue reading

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Winter Salad | Fennel, Olive and Orange

All winter I’ve been making hot hearty dishes. 2011 thus far has consisted of soup, stew, pasta and potatoes. All the heavyness has started to wear one me, I really needed something light and fresh to balance things out. I … Continue reading

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Portuguese Kale and Chorizo Soup

This soup is easy, cheap and delicious. When my brother made a version of it back in September, I was instantly obsessed. He used diced butternut squash instead of potato, a lot of different vegetable combinations in this soup could … Continue reading

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Ginger Marinated Steak Salad with Jicama

This may have been my most indulgent holiday season yet. Being a foodie around the holidays is dangerous. I think I may have consumed 5x my normal daily calorie intake during the entire month of December. Don’t get me wrong, … Continue reading

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Slacker’s Breakfast | Centre Street Cafe | Jamaica Plain

When driving down Centre Street in JP on any given Saturday or Sunday afternoon one will find a long line outside Centre Street Cafe. For someone like me, who has zero patience for waiting when it comes to being hungry, … Continue reading

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Founding Farmers | Washington DC | Part 2

Alas, somewhere amidst the busy-ness that is this week, I have found a moment to finally reminisce on the ridiculously good meal I had at Founding Farmers when I was in Washington DC just a couple weeks ago. Now everything … Continue reading

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Restaurant Week Attempt #2 | EVOO

As you may (or may not) already know, the city of Boston is currently smack-dab in the middle of Restaurant Week. For those of you who don’t know, Restaurant Week or in Boston’s case Restaurant Week(s) is a two week … Continue reading

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The Asparagus Caprese Creation

I’m being healthy and cheap this week. It’s been an expensive summer. Most fun EVER, but expensive. I finally stepped out of the Twilight Zone a few days ago and thought maybe, just mayyyybe it was time to start saving … Continue reading

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Summer Lunch | Watermelon Salad | Steelhead Trout

This weekend, 4 friends and I ventured to Plum Island on the North Shore to check out our friend Dave’s super-adorable cottage house. By adorable I mean it belongs in Better Homes Magazine or something, it was precious. We spent … Continue reading

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