Tag Archives: Jamie Oliver

Monday Menus: Lunchbox Edition, Part Two

Welcome to Week Two of our Menu Mondays Lunchbox series!  By now, if your kids are not actually back at school yet, the day must be drawing very, very near.  I know L.’s practically too excited to sleep these days, … Continue reading

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Just Call Me (Not-So-Little) Miss Sunshine!

Wow, look what happens when I leave the country! While J. and I were in Iceland, our first tomatoes began to form in our incredibly neglected, novice backyard garden; L. lost his first tooth and learned how to swim; and … Continue reading

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Real Food Dinner: Roasted Tomato and Pepper Soup

Welcome to Rhode Island, where the RRG family is serving up the second course of our Food Revolution Day Progressive Dinner!  I hope you’re not too stuffed after Billy’s delicious date appetizer to enjoy a little soup. I wish I … Continue reading

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Food Revolution Day: Be Progressive!

I am SO excited. Those of you who have been hanging around here for a while (and by the way, thanks — I don’t say that enough, probably) may recall that I celebrated Food Day back in October with a … Continue reading

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Meal Plan for May: No Dairy, No Wheat, All Good

It’s that time again, friends — monthly meal plan time.  I was afraid this month’s plan, since it encompasses a significant portion of our 6-week GF/CF challenge with L., would be ridiculously challenging for me to write.  I actually procrastinated … Continue reading

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Been There, Done That, Get the T-Shirt

Three important things have been going on this week that I must share with you: 1) One of my posts was featured on HandPicked Nation!  I’ll spare you the squealing, but seriously, I felt pretty darned cool seeing the Five … Continue reading

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The Stages of Foodie Grief

On Friday, I shared this article on the RRG Facebook page.  If you don’t have the time or the inclination to click the link and read through, it’s a NY Times piece about the things that have been found in … Continue reading

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Shout Out

I don’t have time for much of a post tonight.  But I need to send a shout-out. See, while I’ve been busy with things lately that have made it hard to post regularly — just life stuff, job stuff, family … Continue reading

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I’m a Real Food Advocate, For Real

You guys…I’m helping Jamie Oliver. Okay, not DIRECTLY.  Jamie himself may not even know I’m alive.  But I’m helping the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation, which is probably the closest brush I’ll ever have with J.O. himself.  I was invited to … Continue reading

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Maybe they’re just not hungry

Today, the First Lady, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, and celebrity chef Rachael Ray teamed up to announce the new regulations for healthy school food.  They talked about all the hot-button issues so many of us are intimately — and perhaps … Continue reading

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