Author Archives: Humble Foodie

About Humble Foodie

While we both love to eat well, life as AmeriCorps volunteers doesn’t afford us the budget to try every new restaurant and type of cuisine. With many post-graduate expenses and limited financial resources, what’s a foodie to do? The answer is here, at The Humble Foodie. Instead of spending our hard-earned cash paying other people to cook for us, we’re spending as frugally as possible making delicious meals at home.

New Recipe on Jaybird: Sweet Potato Waffles

Hey foodie friends! If you’ve enjoyed paleo recipes from Humble Foodie in the past, you’ll love these Sweet Potato Waffles made with easy sweet potato puree and a few simple ingredients. You can get the recipe on JaybirdBlog.com, which is … Continue reading

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Big News

Dear foodies, Sharing a meal has always been my favorite way to get to know someone. My friends tease me for using the expression “breaking bread”, but I believe there’s something powerful about experiencing the same tastes and the conversation … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Best Teas for Promoting Health

Good morning friends! I typically start my day with a big mug of coffee, but I’ve been known to dabble in non-caffeinated beverages from time to time. Today’s guest post on the best teas for promoting health includes two of … Continue reading

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New Obsession: Paleo Burrito

With summer fast approaching, I’ve shaken out my picnic blanket and started working on new paleo-friendly picnic recipes. There are plenty of vegetables and ingredients that work as a paleo substitute for classic picnic foods; for example, spaghetti squash or … Continue reading

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DIY Gratitude Calendar

Of all the wonderful people in my life, I am the most grateful for my family. My parents taught me to be kind, to assert myself, and to appreciate a good chocolate chip cookie. They are empathetic listeners and seasoned … Continue reading

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