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Poached Eggs FTW + Other Tastiness

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Hi friends! While in Canada last week, I rekindled my love affair with poached eggs. I’m normally a fried egg (runny yolk) sort of girl, mostly because they are easy to make and I was scared to try poached eggs at home. But last week I was on a big poached egg kick – I ordered a couple almost every day at breakfast. So, this week I decided I Continue Reading …

Random Wednesday Thoughts

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Hi friends! Happy April Fools Day! No pranks over here, but I always love reading April fools blog pranks. My friend Caitlin always does the best ones! :) Also, HOORAY for April! I feel like it’s seriously spring now, and the weather agrees. Such a gorgeous day already! Anyway! I have all sorts of random stuff to share today, so let’s get to Continue Reading …

Running Laps + Eating Mexican

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Hi friends! I made it back to the track this morning! After doing my Tues/Thurs speed sessions last week while in Canada on the treadmill (proud of myself for making that happen), it felt good to be outside again, and having someone telling me exactly what to do. :) I felt good this morning – we started with a 3200 (8 laps aka 2 miles) at Continue Reading …

Weekend Food + Fitness Adventures

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Hello my friends! I had the nicest weekend – full of relaxation, hanging with Matt, tasty food, and lots of good outdoor time. It’s so nice to be home! As of now, I don’t have any more trips planned until May, and I’m really looking forward to being in town again for awhile! On Saturday morning, Matt and I were up and out the door Continue Reading …

Adventures in Canadian Maple Syrup (+ a Giveaway!)

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Hello my friends! I’m headed back south to DC today after spending the week up in Quebec, Canada, on a press trip with my friends from Pure Canadian Maple Syrup. I have been working with them since last year (see also: Healthier Maple Brownie Cookies + Matt’s Maple Cinnamon Latte), so when they invited me up to learn more about the maple syrup Continue Reading …

Tart Cherry, Kale, and Feta Stuffed Chicken

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Guys, I am PUMPED about this stuffed chicken recipe. It’s easy to make, healthy but absolutely delicious, and “fancy” looking enough to enjoy when guests are over, too. Total win in my book! Introducing: Tart Cherry, Kale, and Feta Stuffed Chicken. As you guys know, I’m a huge tart cherry fan, and this recipe is the latest creation Continue Reading …

30 Minute Total Body Home Workout

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A few weeks ago, while snowed in, Matt and I got in a fun total body circuit workout inspired by the CrossFit workout I did while in the Dominican Republic. I thought some of you might like to check it out, too, so here it is! Minimal equipment is required – just some hand weights, and it’s sure to get you sweating. (Try it at your own risk – Continue Reading …

Is Coffee Healthy?

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Morning, friends! I’m on a press trip in Canada at the moment (as always, see what I’m up to on Instagram!), so I’ve invited my dietitian friend Jenna Braddock to share a guest post with you all today. She’ll be answering this question for you guys: Is Coffee Healthy? Enjoy!   Is Coffee Healthy? guest post by: Jenna Braddock, Continue Reading …