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Live Results for 2015 Irving Marathon

The 2015 Irving Marathon is a multi-race event encouraging area residents of all fitness levels towards better health and fitness through running!

Fitness

Vegetarian Black Bean Soup

We’ve been trying to incorporate more vegetarian meals into our diet and gradually decreasing the amount of meat we consume.<p>Mr. Real Food has always …

29 Kitchen Hacks You Need to Know About

I am all about saving time and money in the kitchen. I save a lot of money by cooking at home but that takes time. Since it’s so important to me to …

50 Shades of Vegan

I am currently in the process of going vegan. As with any change, it’s a good idea to take it slow and make gradual changes and that’s just what I’m …

Green Living

Sweet Potato Dessert Fries

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SpringIntoFlavor #CollectiveBias<p>There has …

Easy Homemade Granola

Easy Granola<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons almond butter<br>• 4 tablespoons honey<br>• 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla<br>• 2 tablespoons chia seeds<br>• 2 cup …

Clean Eating Tips, Tricks and Recipes

When talking to people about clean eating, I have realized that there is a lot of confusion about what it really is. Many people seem to think you …

Quinoa Veggie Stir Fry

This is a special recipe brought to you by Mr. Real Food himself! He cooks pretty regularly around here but getting him to blog his recipes is a …

Plant-Based Diet

Paleo Nut Butter Cups

I’ve always loved Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.<p>I don’t think it’s a news flash that they have no nutritional value and are loaded with refined sugar …

Dessert

Super Simple Valentine's Candy Hearts

I love sweet treats and chocolate is definitely high on my list of favorites. Is that you too? Now that I am eating clean, I steer clear of the bags …

Coconut

Quinoa Spinach Pilaf

Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve been experimenting with some different uses for quinoa. Now don’t get me wrong, I love, love, love plain quinoa …

Lemon Blueberry Muffins

I seem to always have lemons around lately for some reason. They just seem so perfect to squeeze some lemon juice over salmon or into salsa. But …

Vegetarian Lasagna (Gluten Free)

I don’t make lasagna very often since it’s not really a quick and easy meal but I have always loved to eat it. But, since I’ve eliminated almost all …

Chocolate Banana Bread

I’ve been craving some banana bread lately but wasn’t really wanting standard banana bread.<p>As much as I love banana bread, there’s really only one …

Toasted Pine Nut Hummus

I’m a HUGE fan of hummus (in case you didn’t already know). It’s just one of those very versatile food items that can be used for so many different …

Cilantro Lime Black Bean Dip

This recipe originally started out to be a hummus recipe that I was going to take to work for a Mexican potluck but I was out of tahini so it became …

Quinoa Breakfast Bites

I really don’t get to sleep in very frequently but every time I do, I wake up full of energy and ready to face the day. Mornings are definitely my …

Spicy Shrimp Quinoa

Mr. Real Food and I don’t agree about many things (it’s not a bad thing – just different tastes). He likes spicy and I don’t, for one thing. One …

Spinach Ravioli

I usually have an idea in my head about what my next recipe will be (and it’s always a really, really long list). But, from time to time, I solicit …

Quick and Easy Pineapple Salsa

Happy Friday! This is a guest post I did for This SIlly Girl’s Life! Be sure to stop by her page and check it out!<p>Hi everyone! I’m April from My Real …

Healthy Banana Pudding

This is the guest post I did for Hungry Little Girl that was published on her page today. We could all use a little dessert, right?!?<p>Thanks to <b>Hungry</b> …

Light and Refreshing Cucumber Salsa

If you’ve been reading my blog at all, you may have noticed that Mr. Real Food loves salsa.<p>I’m pretty sure he eats it at least 5 times a week. This …