What I Ate Monday 

stuzzi pizza

It's been one of those weeks where it just feels like we're going, going, going! I'm not complaining though because I do like being busy. (Well, to some degree... and then it crosses a line where I'm completely overwhelmed and I fall apart and Alex … [Continue reading]

Whole Wheat Flatbread Recipe (No Yeast Required)

easy 5 ingredient flatbread

I love flatbread. Pita, naan, wraps, literally anything in the flatbread category. But for some reason, I'd never tried making my own. So I decided to tweak my olive oil bread recipe into a flatbread recipe and I figured while I was changing it up, I … [Continue reading]

10 Healthy Vegetarian Breakfast Recipes

10 healthy vegetarian breakfast recipes

I love food all the time but I especially love breakfast. I've been a breakfast eater as long as I can remember and I don't understand how people can wait until lunch to eat. It literally boggles my mind. Since I love breakfast so much, I thought I'd … [Continue reading]

What I Ate Saturday 


The past few weeks have been pretty busy so I was kind of excited about a weekend with very little on the schedule. I started Saturday off with a pink lady apple and some almond butter on the side. I'm obsessed with the Almond Butter from … [Continue reading]

Poppyseed Kale Salad with Roasted Potatoes & Beans

eat smart kale salad

You know I love healthy foods and if you've been reading my blog for a little while, you can probably tell that I'm not a fan of complicated recipes. I know that most people are busy and don't have 2 hours to spend chopping vegetables, finding … [Continue reading]

Cheesy Zucchini Noodles (+Tips to Avoid Watery Noodles!)

zucchini noodles with tomatoes and parmesan

It's no secret I love my spiralizer. While I'd never give up pasta forever, zucchini noodles are a nice way to get in some extra veggies. My only pet peeve with veggie pasta is that they it be a bit watery. While I love eating this spaghetti … [Continue reading]

What I Ate Yesterday

lean in book club

Life has been busy ever since I got home from Austin so I've spent surprisingly little time in the kitchen. I've been eating out a lot lately which is more due to social events than a lack of desire to cook. Yesterday was no exception! I started … [Continue reading]

Dark Chocolate Avocado Truffles

vegan and gluten free dark chocolate truffles

You all know I love hiding healthy ingredients in my recipes. So you can imagine how delighted I was when the theme for our cooking club this month was "healthy secret ingredients." My friends and I get together once a month for some delicious food + … [Continue reading]

My Visit to the White House

bloggers at the White House

Monday night, after a busy weekend at SXSW in Austin, I flew up to Washington DC. I was invited to the White House to hear about the progress of the Let's Move campaign, an initiative started by the First Lady to combat … [Continue reading]

Eats at SXSW

acai bowl at the Daily Juice in Austin

I want to tell you guys ALL THE THINGS because there is so much going on but I'll just have to take it one event at a time! If you follow me on Snapchat (username: HeartVegetables) then you probably know I spent most of the past week in Austin, Texas … [Continue reading]