September 5, 2016

Labor Day weekend has come and gone, and today, I’m so excited to share I recipe I made not once — but twice — over the holiday weekend: Vegan Sweet Potato and Avocado Bites! My little brother visited us Friday through Sunday, and Ben’s family visited us Sunday through Monday. It was a weekend filled with […]

July 7, 2016

If there is one thing I’ve learned over the past several weeks, it is: eating well requires a lot of planning. Generally, I eat close to the same thing every day for breakfast and for lunch (I know, kind of boring) — so dinner is when I try to mix it up and create something new. At the […]

July 1, 2016

Last week, I had a very random craving for bruschetta. It just sounded so delicious! Ben and I have been growing tomatoes and basil in our garden, so bruschetta was one of the first recipes that came to mind as our first tomato became ripe! When you order bruschetta at a restaurant, it’s typically not […]

June 22, 2016

Pizza is one of my favorite foods on the planet. Because I’ve been working really, really hard on my #TIUBikniBody :-P I haven’t been eating very much beyond fruits, vegetables, nuts, and whole grains. Since beginning Beach Babe 4 a couple of weeks ago, I’m really excited (and surprised) to share I have lost four pounds. Beyond weight loss, though, […]