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Blue Apron got me to eat raisins in pasta

And now a word from a sponsor (with a great discount offer included)… My husband and I keep shared Google docs for everything – from movies we want to watch to things we can make for dinner. (Yes, we are dorks. Mainly it’s my influence.) The dinner spreadsheet is in some ways aspirational, listing a […]

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Blue Apron: when you want someone else to figure out dinner

And now a word from a sponsor… I once read that most people have about eight recipes that they cook over and over, cycling through them and rarely adding anything new to the regular rotation. And those same eight recipes get pretty boring after a while … which is one of the many reasons I […]

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solve your office gift shopping dilemmas with Staples

And now a word from a sponsor… If you’re planning to give holiday gifts to colleagues this month and you’re stumped on what to get them, Staples has loads of fun and affordable options that you should consider! You might think of Staples as your go-to place for office supplies, but they have great gifts […]

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you can save serious money on holiday shopping

And now a word from a sponsor… If you’re in the midst of holiday shopping – or, uh, haven’t started it yet but need to – I’m excited to tell you about RetailMeNot. RetailMeNot is a deals site that offers discounts – often major ones – from loads of popular online shopping destinations. They have […]

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how to get a new fall work wardrobe without spending a ton

And now a word from a sponsor… Maybe it’s because back-to-school shopping instills it in us as kids, but I always have the urge to buy new clothes in the fall. It could also be because fall and winter clothes are so much better than summer clothes … Scarves! Thick tights! Boots! If you’re thinking […]

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what’s the deal with life insurance?

And now a break to talk about a sponsor… I am aging at a shockingly rapid rate, I am married, and I just bought a house … so I am thinking about things like life insurance. Yes, life insurance. What is the deal with life insurance anyway? The basics are this: If you have people […]

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the best office perk anyone could ever offer me

And now a word from a sponsor… I love massages. I’m obsessed with them. And while I didn’t think anything could make me want to go back to working in an office ever again, Soothe at Work has tempted me. Soothe is the #1 in-office massage company in the world, with over 9,000 massage therapists […]

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I want to cook without all the work, and so do you

And now a word from a sponsor… Blue Apron is a delivery service that delivers farm-fresh ingredients for delicious, chef-designed recipes directly to your doorstep. You don’t need to bother with meal planning or grocery shopping; they’ll send you everything you need in exactly the right proportions, along with step-by-step instructions for preparing it. Especially […]

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