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Instagram: The Food Edit

I’m a huge fan of both cooking and eating food, some of which I share on Instagram and Snapchat {moicontrelavie}. Below are a few yummy meals lately to give you a peek into my kitchen and daily meals.

 

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{Recently went to SweetGreen for the first time and was pleasantly surprised. I’d heard wonderful things from my New York food-loving friends, so I had pretty high expectations, but the Spicy Sabzi blew me away. Kale & spinach, roasted tofu, broccoli, carrots, beets, quinoa, and a super yummy carrot chili vinaigrette.}

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{Dinnertime: Roasted sweet potatoes & a salsa covered zucchini scramble for me, and a scramble plus cheesy jalapeno bread for him. Curious how to cook for two people with very different eating habits? Check out Meal Prep for Two People.}

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{Balcony Salads – Loving my Fall salad combos right now. I love mixing the end-of-Summer and Fall produce to make delicious new combinations. And my current favorite salad dressing? Honey mustard vinaigrette!}

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{Protein pancakes are a current staple – I’m pretty obsessed. I’ve been mixing up the recipe, but the gist of it is – Women’s Best Protein Powder, organic pumpkin puree, banana & egg whites, topped with FluffButter {protein peanut butter} and cinnamon.

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{Love me some salad bowls! This is the perfect example of a kitchen sink salad beast. Basically just throwing together everything that looks good in my fridge. This combo was sweet corn, tomatoes, tofu, romaine hearts, broccoli, peppers, red cabbage, celery, and sugar snap peas.}

What’s happening in YOUR kitchen right now? Have a favorite go-to recipe these days?

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What I’m Loving Lately: Instagram Edit

Here’s a peek at what I’m loving right now here at MCLV HQ. Everything from pool side yoga sessions to delicious, Farmers Market fresh dinners to heart-pumping workouts.

Want to learn more about the food and fitness that I’m loving? Then be sure to follow MCLV on Instagram!

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{My current fitness obsession is running and I was beyond excited to finish the San Francisco Half Marathon in just under two hours a couple of weeks ago. Stay tuned as I start getting ready for the Golden Gate Half Marathon in November!}

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{During the week I usually make dinner and eat immediately after getting home from my workout. So I often still have my workout gear on when I sit down to eat, as evidenced here…}

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{Are you curious about my workouts? Then be sure to check out my A Week of Workouts post for a peek into my weekly schedule!}

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{I eat a lot of nutrient-dense salads. I like to eat my heavier, protein-filled meals early on in the day and have a lighter meal right before bedtime. You can find out more about my meals in this week’s What I Ate Wednesday break down.}

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{One part of my 30 Day Challenge for August was to do more yoga each week and I got started right away with this Core Power Yoga pool-side session at the Phoenix Hotel here in San Francisco.}

Follow along with MCLV on Instagram and Snapchat {moicontrelavie} to see my daily workouts and meals.

What are YOU loving right now?

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Bloggers Share Their Social Media Tips

When I started this blog I didn’t know that there were professional bloggers.

I’d never used Twitter.

I had to Google what a hashtag was.

Yes, both I and this blog, are that old.

So how did I learn? I listened to the experts, mais bien sur. Bloggers! Here are some pearls of wisdom, peeks behind the curtain, and tips for improving your social media game from some of my favorite blogger ladies in the biz!

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Love those effortlessly chic street style shots from the pros? The super sweet Josie of Fashion Mumblr gives us some suggestions with How To Up Your Instagram Fashion Game.

Cheryl from Oh To Be A Muse had me cracking up with her oh-so-real My Staged Instagram Life post. Such a good read.

Wanna blog like the best? Who What Wear tackles the subject in 7 Secrets to Becoming a Successful Fashion Blogger featuring some of the best fashion bloggers out there!

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Curious about filters and improving your Instagram feed? We Wore What has the answers – How I Filter.

Chiara Ferragni of The Blonde Salad is the top blogger in the world, she’s so in demand in fact, that she spoke to the Business School at Harvard last year. Want to learn from the Master? 10 Things We Learned About the Business of Blogging From Chiara Ferragni’s Harvard Study.

What have YOU learned about social media from your favorite bloggers? Any tips the rest of us should know?

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MCLV Through the Instagram Filter

While I love getting dive deep into topics and chat about fashion, food, and fitness with all my wonderful readers, I also enjoy the sharing snapshots from my day-to-day life over on Instagram.

From recipes I’m trying to sneak peeks at new projects to behind-the-scenes shots of my daily shenanigans, you definitely get to see another side to Moi Contre La Vie on Instagram.

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{Mad about this minty fresh Wintergreen Coat from San Francisco-based designer A by Anubha. And don’t forget to check out the two other pieces that I got to chance to shoot from her latest collection – Headmistress Chic & Retro Swing Coat.}

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{The brighter the better as far as I’m concerned. Giant salads with yummy dressings and topped with nuts & seeds is one of my go-to dinners these days.}

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{This view is one of my favorites in San Francisco – I love waking up on weekends and enjoying French press or tea on the balcony while I watch the day unveil itself.}

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{I’m a Tiffany’s girl through and through. I was beyond thrilled to host a shopping event in December with them and loved getting to play dress up in some of my all-time favorite Tiffany collections.}

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{Because even the healthiest of eaters needs a little comfort food now and then. You can try out this tasty butternut squash recipe here – I highly recommend adding broccoli & cauliflower too!}

Have you been missing out on a the IG fun? You can follow MCLV on Instagram here.

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Instagram Living

With all my fun adventures lately I thought I’d give you a peek into my day-to-day life through the filter of the MCLV Instagram account.

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{I have a green smoothie most work days – It’s the perfect post workout refresher. Check out some of my favorite vegan, gluten-free, paleo smoothies here.} 

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{http://www.moicontrelavie.com/2015/07/28/mclv-style-adidas-fashion/ is a great trend for this time of year. Flirty skirts & sweatshirts never looked so good.}

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{One thing that I never, ever get tired of is exploring San Francisco. Discovering new neighborhoods, trying new restaurants, and finding great new places to shoot!}

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{Printed, colorful shift dresses are a staple in my wardrobe year-around and this Lilly Pulitzer shift dress matched my Givenchy Pandora Crossbody so well I couldn’t resist this combo a few times this Summer.}

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{This view never gets old. I may not be able to keep plants alive at the top of a windy hill, but these succulents have survived the Summer. Keep your fingers crossed that my luck holds!}

{Images from Moi Contre La Vie’s Instagram Account}

Not currently following MCLV’s adventures? You can join in on the fun here!

What do YOU post on Instagram?

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