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Prepping Pasta-Less Lasagna

No Pasta Winter Lasagna

I love experimenting with traditional recipes and finding wholesome substitutes for the regular pasta or bread. I really like making lasagna, because you can make a large amount at once so we will have food for several nights, and I substitute the lasagna noodles for slices of potatoes.

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January Rules Wrap-Up

Realizing I needed to kick my game back into high gear, I suggested the January Rules plan: Go back to the three rules, follow them strictly, and truly enjoy my weekly “cheat meal.” By inviting others to participate, it helped keep me on target — if I’m leading the charge, I’ve got to be doing it, too!

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Guest Post: A Real Food Journey

Today I’m pleased to share a guest post by Renae Porter, one of our official January Rulers! She offers some thoughts on her own eating rules, my January Rules, and how to put it all together.

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Tangled Pasta

Surviving, no, Thriving at an Italian Restaurant

I have yet to eat at an Italian restaurant that offers 100% whole grain breads or pastas, so when it’s not a cheat meal, that means that all of those are off-limits. Since I’m saving my cheat meal for this weekend, I had to get a little more creative.

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Why is your January going to rule?

A few days ago I threw down A Challenge for January: Follow my three eating rules for the month. Several friends agreed to share some of their experiences publicly throughout the month, and I asked them each a simple question: What are you hoping to accomplish from this January challenge?

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