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Two Fast, Easy, and Healthy Dinner Ideas

Hey friends! Matt and I have been enjoying some great meals over the past week – here are two of our standard fast, easy, and healthy dinners for those nights when you want something good, but you want it FAST. First up is my Creamy Mexican Chicken Chili Soup (<—recipe)! We made this earlier in the week now that the weather has turned and have Continue Reading …

Weekend Adventures

Hello from the train on the way from DC to Philadelphia! I’m heading up for the day for my annual holiday meet up with my college BFFs, Turner and Kris. Turner lives in Philly, and Kris lives in Paris but comes home for the holidays, so every year for a few years now we’ve done a little pre-Christmas meet up in the city. It’s an easy train ride Continue Reading …

Jicama Cucumber Salad

Friends – is anyone else really into jicama lately? It’s an edible root that looks a bit like a turnip, and you peel it and eat the inside, which is crisp and juicy – kind of like a pear/water chestnut combo. We enjoyed a super simple but really delicious slaw/salad using jicama earlier this week that I thought was worth sharing. No fancy Continue Reading …

This Week’s Eats

Breaking news, you guys: I’ve discovered that my flour free breakfast pancake can be made in the microwave! I KNOW. Exciting stuff. I can’t believe this was the first time I tried this! Basically, you follow my normal recipe (linked to above) but put the “batter” in a bowl and pop it in the microwave for a couple minutes, until the center is Continue Reading …

Pittsburgh Trip Finale + Cyber Monday Deals

Hi friends! Matt and I are making our way home from Pittsburgh later today – we decided to skip the major traffic and stay one extra night. We’re working from his parent’s house until this afternoon when we’ll push off and take turns finishing work in the car! I did a little work this morning, then treated myself to mid-morning yoga class at Salt Continue Reading …

Bright Mornings are Awesome for Running

Hey friends! I’m so glad many of you enjoyed my how to get rid of sugar cravings post from yesterday! Keep those comments coming. Sooooo, remember how I said I was totally over track workouts? Yeah, well… I already changed my mind. I know you’re probably all unsurprised… Matt and my mom were when I told them. ;) I took 2 weeks off from my track Continue Reading …

Creamy Mexican Chicken Chili Soup Recipe

As the weather is starting to change, I find I’m craving warm, comforting dinners again. There’s nothing quite like hot soup on a cold night! This Creamy Mexican Chicken Chili Soup, which is my latest McCormick partnership creation, is a delicious and easy dinner. My vegan/vegetarian friends can leave out the chicken (and the grated cheese on top Continue Reading …

5 Reasons Why We Love Blue Apron

Thank you to Blue Apron for sponsoring this post! The first 100 readers who click here will get two free meals on their first Blue Apron order. Enjoy! As you guys know, Matt and I are huge Blue Apron fans. I’ve been partnering with them this year to share quarterly reviews (and I receive one free week as part of each blog review), but as of early Continue Reading …