Cleansing: Featuring Lianna & Morgan


Fair warning, this is the longest post I've ever written, mostly because I had help from two lovely friends who are also sharing their thoughts on cleansing. Sit back, relax, and enjoy! I’ve always been skeptical but curious about cleansing so … [Continue reading]

Vegetarian Tortilla Soup [Vegan, Gluten Free]

tortilla soup

Remember those black bean fritters? We had a few leftover for Monday night's dinner, but in an effort to spruce them up a bit, I served them alongside something new. I was in the mood for soup, but couldn't decide what kind to make. Since the black … [Continue reading]

Black Bean Fritters

black bean fritters

A few weeks ago, some girls and I went to Station 2 for lunch and I had some delicious black bean fritters. I've had them on my mind ever since and I figured they couldn't be that hard to recreate. So I grabbed some ingredients that I had on hand, … [Continue reading]

Healthy Mozzarella Sticks

whole foods pizza

I had a different post planned for today. I started (and ended) a new cleanse yesterday, and it was very interesting. While I decided that the cleanse was certainly not for me, Alex suggested that I take a look at the other side of things. Maybe some … [Continue reading]

My 5 Favorite Workouts


My exercise routine has been a little random lately. I haven't necessarily had a specific goal in mind, so I've been doing whatever my body seems to be asking for. Sometimes that's rest, as it was over the weekend, and sometimes it's an intense sweat … [Continue reading]

Glory Foods Chili

super easy vegetarian chili

Friday afternoon, Alex and I headed back to Ohio to spend the weekend visiting my friends and family back home. It was a busy weekend filled with lots of laughter and family time. I feel so blessed to come home to such wonderful people. We also got … [Continue reading]

5 Salads Under 5 Minutes

simple chickpea salad

I've been craving salads lately which is convenient, because I also feel like life has gotten crazy busy. Salads are wonderful because I can throw them together in just a few minutes, and there are so many combinations, I never get bored with them. … [Continue reading]

3 Ingredient Breakfast Cookies

3 ingredient breakfast cookies

Monday morning I woke up in a fog. I had taken NyQuil the night before, as I could feel a cold coming on. By the time I woke up, it had hit me hard. I was congested, sniffling, sneezing, and just feeling pretty yucky. I worked from home, in an … [Continue reading]

Pesto Stuffed Mushrooms

pesto stuffed mushrooms

I've got quite a kitchen success to share with you all today. It was a success because: It's a super easy recipe (obviously) that sounds fancy I made something with mushrooms. And I used to hate mushrooms. But first of all, let's cover the … [Continue reading]

Sauteed Spinach & Shrimp via Chic Stripes

sydney's recipe

Hey friends! I'm super excited about today's post. My friend Sydney from the awesome fashion blog Chic Stripes is here to share a recipe with you all! You should definitely head on over to her blog, too (I'm posting my attempts at fashion) because … [Continue reading]