How to Beat Sugar Cravings


A couple of years ago, Alex and I watched the documentary Fed Up, which highlights the negative effects that sugar has on our bodies. You know sugar isn't exactly a superfood and that donuts are the healthiest breakfast, but you might not know that … [Continue reading]

5 Tips to Help You Keep Your Healthy Resolutions


If you're like most people, you're probably starting 2017 with a few goals to be a little healthier. Whether it's eating clean(er) or squeezing in a bit more exercise, here are a few of my favorite tips to help you achieve those goals! Get into … [Continue reading]

Currently: Holiday Edition


I hope you're all enjoying the holiday season! I thought I'd pop in and share what I've been up to lately. Currently Reading I just got the second volume of the 804ork Cookbook, a collection of recipes and stories from local restaurants here in … [Continue reading]

What I Ate: Tacky Light Edition

zoes soup

I'm a little late on this because I didn't have time to share last week's but better late than never, right? Last Saturday was such a fun day packed with some great Richmond adventures so I couldn't resist sharing! Let's dive into the food: I woke … [Continue reading]

5 Ingredient Granola Bars

5 ingredient granola bars

I'm a snacker. I always have been. Maybe it's because I love food and I'm too impatient to wait until mealtime but whatever the reason, snacks are essential in this house. Back in my high school days, I pretend that granola bars were a "healthy" … [Continue reading]

15 Mouthwatering Waffle Recipes

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Why are waffles so much better than pancakes? Is it the crispy exterior matched with the fluffy interior? Is it the perfectly proportioned pockets that scoop up syrup and toppings? I don't know the answer but I do know that I love waffles. Whether … [Continue reading]

Blackberry Ricotta Toast

blacberry ricotta toast

I don't know what kind of magic I stumbled into yesterday but I found fresh blackberries at the grocery store for $1 per 1/2 pint. WHAT. Obviously, I had to stock up and I found myself with heaps of blackberries in the kitchen. This is a lovely … [Continue reading]

Easy Vegetarian Taquitos (Only 5 Ingredients!)

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These easy vegetarian taquitos are the perfect quick and easy dinner! You can whip up a single batch for your family or double the recipe and feed a crowd! I'm still battling a cold but my appetite has finally started to return. It's very … [Continue reading]

New On The Go Meal Options

italian sausage bake

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyWayToVeg¬†#CollectiveBias As I mentioned last week, life has been a little crazy these past couple of weeks. Work has been busy, the … [Continue reading]

3 Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Balance


Earlier this year, I wrote a post about burning out. And while it I wrote it from the perspective of blogging, I think it actually applies to a lot of things. ¬† And yet here I am, 6 months later, not listening to myself. Life is temporarily a … [Continue reading]