Local Tasting with Terra’s Kitchen

terras tacos

Last week, I had the opportunity to visit Blanchard's coffee roasting facility to learn about Terra's Kitchen, enjoy a few tacos, and taste a little local and moonshine! If you haven't heard of Terra's Kitchen, it's a meal delivery service that … [Continue reading]

Spicy Brussels Sprout Chips

brussles sprout chips

If you're a fan of kale chips, you'll love these Brussles sprout chips! They're crunchy and spicy, making them the TV snack. Did I mention they're healthy? Alex and I have been enjoying the long Memorial Day weekend, despite a bit of rain. We … [Continue reading]

Easy Broccoli Fried Rice

broccoli stir fry

Every time we get Chinese food, I cross my fingers that my veggie stir fry will be loaded with broccoli. In my opinion, it's the best of the fried rice vegetables. Maybe it's because those little veggie-trees soak up more of the sauce or maybe it's … [Continue reading]

Tone It Up Meals: Week 5

citizen burger bar

I'm just over halfway through the Tone It Up challenge and I'm feeling great! Yesterday morning I woke up bright and early for the daily workout. It only took about 30 minutes but I was pretty exhausted by the end! I really like that their … [Continue reading]

How to Avoid Burnout

Whether it’s a goal, a hobby, or a job, sometimes it’s hard to know the line between hustle and burnout

When I first started writing this post, I was thinking specifically about blogger burnout. But as I wrote it, I realized that many of these things can be applied outside of blogging. Whether it's a goal, a hobby, or a job, sometimes it's hard to know … [Continue reading]

5 Favorites on Friday

farmer's market

Maybe I'm just in an extra good mood because it's Friday, or maybe it's because the HVAC renovation situation in our house is almost done or maybe it's because my husband is finally back from India but whatever the reason is, there are just so many … [Continue reading]

Tone It Up Meals: Week 4

smoothie bowl

I can't believe I'm already on week 4 of the Tone It Up Bikini Series! It's been a fun challenge so far and I'm proud of myself for sticking to the workouts and mostly following the meal plan. Here's what my meals have been looking like: I've … [Continue reading]

Brownie Batter Protein Shake

brownie batter recovery shake

This shop has been compensated by CollectiveBias, Inc. on behalf of its advertiser, EAS Sports Nutrition. #easbrand #PowerinProtein #collectivebias For the past few weeks, I've been getting my workouts done in the morning rather than waiting until … [Continue reading]

White Balsamic & Strawberry Kale Salad

kale salad and strawberries

Ok, I'm a little embarrassed. How did I not know that white balsamic vinegar was a thing? When I was home visiting my parents, my mom found a recipe for kale salad that included white balsamic vinegar. I searched and searched and could not find it. … [Continue reading]

Tone It Up Meals: Week 3

lettuce tacos

I can't believe I'm already on week 3 of the Tone It Up challenge! My friend Alexa came to visit for a few days and I'm happy to report that we've kept things pretty lean, clean, and green over here! Here's what we enjoyed on Thursday: We woke … [Continue reading]