Happy Monday everyone!!! What a weekend we just had. We had a BUNCH (and I mean a bunch!) of family members come in to town for a surprise party for my father-in-law! Our weekend was filled with so much fun, food, sun, and of course a ton of new memories that I'm so thrilled we … Continue reading Cocoa Banana Protein Balls
I love a good banana bread! Actually... I don't think I've ever tried a banana bread that I didn't enjoy. I definitely know what makes banana bread delicious (in my opinion), and that is lots of banana flavor and a little bit of crunch. I also prefer my bread to not be too sweet and … Continue reading Breakfast Banana Bread
Happy Thursday everyone! For me, it's my Friday, and I am so darn excited to paint a little in our house tomorrow. We decided on... do I dare say it... a shade of gray... that will hopefully warm up some of our rooms and highlight some of our furniture and accents. I swear I do … Continue reading Super Green Walnut Pesto
Good morning everyone!! It's 2 days after Christmas, and I am tired and ready to get back to a normal routine! While the past few days have been amazing, I am ready to go for a run, meal prep, and cook an easy and simple dinner tonight. The past few days have been filled with … Continue reading All The Christmas Goodies!
Yes... they are as good as they sound! Hi everyone! I feel like I haven't been on here in ages, but with good reason. I have some fun updates that I will share in a later post this week, but for now... the pumpkin bars! These are so easy, gooey, and delicious. I have eaten … Continue reading Cranberry Chocolate Pumpkin Bars
Ok, this is probably a controversial topic but something I've learned over my few years of being a dietitian is everyone has an opinion about something. One person may believe one thing while the other believes another, and that goes for dietitians too. This post is more based off personal opinion and experience. If you … Continue reading Why I don’t count calories…
Hi everyone and happy Saturday!! A few weeks ago, Jeff and I traveled back to Ohio for a wedding. This was the first time Jeff had been back to Columbus since I graduated, so we were definitely inclined to make the most of this short trip! As always, hitting my favorite food spots was at … Continue reading Columbus, OH … My favorite city
Happy 4th of July weekend everyone! I thought it was about time I posted a recipe (I feel like it's been a while?), and this one turned out better than I had hoped it would! Of course, banana anything always has a place in my kitchen. I have done a handful of banana breads (vegan, … Continue reading Cinnamon Sugar Banana Crumble Muffins
Well, let me just say the title of this post truly reflects how I felt after our Vegas trip. Food was a major focal point of the trip, and boy was I ok with that! We were fortunate enough to try a few amazing restaurants, and really get to see what restaurant life in Las … Continue reading Eating my way through Vegas!
Do you ever just crave a really hearty salad? Saturdays and Sundays are my salad days, and its almost always something different! Sometimes I'll stop at Whole Foods or Sprouts and make one from their cold bar, or I'll just use random ingredients from my refrigerator that need to be eaten asap or they'll go … Continue reading Farmhouse Salad