IN THE KITCHEN: EASY LENTIL SOUP

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Let me start by saying that I never even tried lentils until probably about two years ago.  I always knew that they were good for me, but never actually tried them – they always had a strange stigma attached to them, similar to people’s thoughts on Brussels sprouts, until you try them and love them!  That’s how I always felt about lentils, and I also always assumed they were such a process to make, but I was so wrong.  This easy lentil soup took me under 15 minutes, cost me under $15 and was so easy to make and it’s so healthy!  I hope you try it, too!

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Jaimie is an East Coast Lifestyle Blogger.

IN THE KITCHEN: EASY BUTTERNUT SQUASH SOUP

Easy Butternut Squash Soup

Easy Butternut Squash Soup

Easy Butternut Squash Soup

Easy Butternut Squash Soup

I absolutely love butternut squash soup, especially in the Fall!  I will say, that for the longest time I never even tried it because I always assumed it was cream-based and would be too rich and really hard to make, but I was so wrong.  This butternut squash soup is so easy, healthy and affordable and makes such a big batch – you can serve it to a whole family for dinner, eat for lunch all week, or freeze for meals down the road.  The best part?  It’s only 6 ingredients and 4 total steps!  Let’s get started. Continue reading “IN THE KITCHEN: EASY BUTTERNUT SQUASH SOUP”

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MEAL PREP MONDAY: GRAIN BOWLS

meal monday prep: grain bowl

The start of a fresh week means planning for the week ahead, namely meal prep for lunches.  Since I have to make lunch every day, I have to get creative!  I find that mixing a protein, green, healthy grain and veggies always holds me over for the afternoon.  You can’t beat the flavors and savings by prepping ahead and simply tossing together every night. Continue reading “MEAL PREP MONDAY: GRAIN BOWLS”

Jaimie is an East Coast Lifestyle Blogger.