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5 Nights of Delicious Vegetarian Meals


5 Nights of Delicious Vegetarian Meals: Week 1

5 Nights of Delicious Vegetarian Meals

I always plan our dinners for the week before going grocery shopping. I’ve found that this saves us money and helps me be more organized throughout the week instead of trying to throw something together for dinner at the last minute. I usually make 5 full-on dinners and we eat leftovers on the other two nights.

I’m not a vegetarian (can’t give up burgers, sorry not sorry), but Rob and Clare are, so the meals I make are always vegetarian. I also do my best to make sure we’re getting plenty of variety and lots of veggies.

Here’s what we’re eating this week:

. 5 Nights of Delicious Vegetarian Meals
1. Baked Kale Polenta via Yummy Mummy Kitchen

We made this tonight and it was delicious! I used Morning Star meatballs. Continue reading



Looking forward to life on the farm.


We sure are a lucky trio of people. After making it through a “transitional” year, in which my partner and I both started new jobs that paid the bills (barely), but didn’t exactly inspire us, we were offered a very special opportunity. Our dear friends, Calvin and Bradi, moved to Southwest Colorado last year to work on an organic farm, called Chimney Rock Farms. I followed their journey on Facebook all year and felt so happy for our friends! They really seemed to love their new life. So of course, we felt very honored and surprised when they came to us in October and told us that the farm could use our help. Continue reading