tuesday things | not ice cream

Not only was Sunday was National Ice Cream Day, but the creamy sweet treat is actually celebrated the entire month of July. Great time for the July Whole30, right?? So because I cannot partake in the celebration, I’ve decided to share some of my new (and old) favorite Whole30 recipes! I’m sure everyone who shared their cones on Insta will be so jealous after seeing all of this real food …

Eggplant Ricotta Stacks from Nom Nom Paleo

Eggplant Ricotta Stacks from Nom Nom Paleo

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Happy November and Happy Election Day! Did you vote? I did and felt like I was back in grade school stressing about properly filling in the bubbles on a scantron during a pop quiz. Nevertheless, there is no feeling more American than casting that ballot! (In case any of my fellow Dems need this after tonight: Chicken Soup for the Democratic Soul.) My polling location was so wonderful. The volunteers were friendly and they even had a table with coffee and donuts set out!

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Isn’t the picture from my November calendar just perfect? Hard to believe my birthday is in two days – 30. Eeek! – I’m not sure what the celebration plans are, but I know that my mom, Kathy and Carin are coming in town and I’m promised that Saturday will be a lot of fun. I am just happy to have five days off!

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