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On the Mend

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Hello my friends! If you’re wondering why I disappeared yesterday, it’s because I’ve been sick! :( On Tuesday afternoon I started feeling really weird, and next thing I know I’ve got some sort of stomach flu (I’ll spare you the details… it wasn’t pretty) and a 100 degree fever. Yikes! I spent most of Tuesday afternoon/evening trying Continue Reading …

Weekend Food and Fitness Adventures

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Hi friends! I had a fun weekend on the food and fitness front. On Friday night, Matt and I went out to dinner at one of our favorites, a cute and cozy Italian spot called Il Raddicchio. We shared the arugula salad to start and for my entrée, I had the “rosticceria pollo e salsiccia tortelloni”, which is pulled rotisserie chicken over fire Continue Reading …

Healthy Recipes, Resources and Tips for the New Year

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Happy Friday! We’ve officially almost made it through our first week back after the holidays. Sweet! I’m treating myself to a yoga class tonight to decompress – anyone else? Also, thank you for the great feedback on yesterday’s Behind the Scenes blog post! It was really interesting to hear what many of you are up to, too, and how you are Continue Reading …

Getting Back in the Swing of Things

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Good morning from snowy DC! I’m so glad you guys enjoyed the look of my Healthy Peanut Butter Power Cookies (vegan & gluten free) yesterday! Enjoy them – perfect for charging up your afternoon at work. :) Waking up to a world blanketed in white was quite a surprise this morning, especially since it was randomly 60 degrees when we landed in Continue Reading …

Christmas 2014

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Hi friends! I hope those of you who celebrate it had a very merry Christmas yesterday. :) As you know, we’re in Pittsburgh for the holidays this year celebrating with Matt’s family! We snuck in an early Christmas with my fam before we left DC, and they are currently enjoying our furry child while we’re away. ;) Apparently she has settled Continue Reading …

Recent Fitness & Food Adventures

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Hi and happy Friday! I’m currently writing this while on the train up to Philadelphia – just for the day – to see my college BFFs. Accompanying me on my journey is an extremely large latte, because I was up super early this morning to sneak in a run with Chelsea before hopping on the metro to the train! This is what our morning looked like: Continue Reading …

Golden Tote Fashion Delivery Service Review

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Hi friends! Have you heard of Golden Tote? It’s a custom tote bag filled with multiple clothing items that have been personally curated for you. Cool, right? The team at Golden Tote reached out to me a few weeks ago about doing a review of their service, and with my love for fashion that arrives on my doorstep and doesn’t involve me going to Continue Reading …

Weekend Adventures

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Hi friends! It’s officially starting to look a lot like Christmas over here… Matt and I got our little tree up and decorated over the weekend! Please note our fluffy present under the tree. Caught her mid-yawn – lol! She already thinks the ornaments are her personal play toys… this should be interesting. We wanted to get a big live tree Continue Reading …