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Bacon Braised Cabbage

Bacon Braised Cabbage | www.vibrantlifearmywife.com

We’ve all heard the old adage “breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” I have to say I agree with this statement for the most part. Starting your day with a good healthy breakfast helps to balance your blood sugar throughout the day, jump starts your metabolism, gives you more energy, and provides you with the nutrients needed to help you concentrate on whatever it is you need to do that day. Whether you’ve got a long day at the office or a full day of play with your kids, we all could use the extra assistance a healthy breakfast provides. Continue reading

Beet Chips with Garlic Aioli

Skip the potato chips and make these homemade Beet Chips with Garlic Aioli instead! | www.vibrantlifearmywife.com #paleo #glutenfree #realfood

Happy New Year everyone!!!!  2016 is going to be a crazy year for me. Like SUPER crazy… we can talk more about that later though.  Continue reading

Roasted Carrots with Carrot Top Pesto

Roasted Carrots with Carrot Top Pesto | www.vibrantlifearmywife.com #paleo #dairyfree #glutenfree

My husband and I are not the most sociable of people. Sure, we have friends and very much enjoy hanging out with them. But we also very much enjoy being home. We are that totally lame home body type of couple.  But hey, it works for us so don’t judge 🙂 So when it comes to Christmas time, we aren’t exactly crazy busy going to different holiday parties, like I hear most people are this time of year. Maybe it’s because we don’t live near our families, maybe it’s because we don’t have kids, or maybe it’s simply because we are that totally lame home body type of couple like I said before. Who knows?!? But I’m kind of okay with it. I’ll just stay home and drink my Hot Buttered Rum and make sugar cookies with my husband and my puppies. Wow that sounds way lamer when I actually write it out than I did in my head. Maybe next year we will work on that whole sociable thing… Continue reading

Creamy Kohlrabi Soup with Caramelized Cabbage and Bacon

Creamy Kohlrabi Soup with Caramelized Cabbage and Bacon, a healthier alternative to your favorite potato soup. | www.vibrantlifearmywife.com #paleo #glutenfree

So I’m sitting in the LAX airport right now, AKA the worst airport in the world, waiting to board my flight home after spending the week in Southern California. I’ve got 8% battery on my laptop, I can’t find an outlet that actually works to charge it, and my plane starts boarding in about 20 minutes so I’m going to keep this short and sweet. I know, that’s so not like me 😉  Continue reading