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Weekend: Good Eats

Hey friends! This weekend had one major theme: good food! We did a lot of eating out and I didn’t hate it. :) On Friday night, I had a girl’s dinner with my college friends Kathleen and Sarah! We hit up Ethiopic, an Ethiopian place on H street in DC, and shared the vegetarian sampler platter. Delicious! Love these ladies! On Saturday, I was Continue Reading …

Cinco de Mayo Recipes + Fitness Week in Review

Hey guys – happy Cinco de Mayo! Matt and I got in the spirit earlier this week with some Sun Basket (<- affiliate link for 3 free meals) shrimp tostadas. :) (It was dark outside by the time we ate, hence the crummy lighting!) If you’re looking for some fun Mexican-inspired food today, here are some recipes on my blog you might enjoy! Continue Reading …

Dinner Favorites from ALDI

Thank you to ALDI for sponsoring this post! Hey friends! On Sunday night, I had the pleasure of attending a special dinner: a multi-course feast with fellow bloggers at local DC fave Mintwood Place, hosted by and featuring food and wine from ALDI! Have you guys heard of ALDI before? It’s a grocery store that believes that you shouldn't have Continue Reading …

New Running Buddies = Baby Ducks

You guys – it’s baby duck season right now in DC. So adorable!! It was also the most gorgeous morning ever to be outside and on the run! My girl Sokphal and I met up for some morning miles and we couldn’t have picked a better day. Hooray for the humidity breaking – it was crisp and cool out there! Continue Reading …

Overnight Oatmeal Six Ways

Hey guys! Have you tried overnight oatmeal yet? It's such an easy and yummy breakfast, especially as the weather gets warmer - just pop it in the fridge the night before and wake up to cool, refreshing breakfast ready and waiting! Also, our microwave just broke yesterday, so I'm glad I have a no-microwave needed variation of my favorite microwave Continue Reading …

Family Weekend Adventures

Hey guys! We had such a fun weekend: my cousin Spencer, his wife Michelle, and my uncle Tim were here visiting! Spencer and Michelle stayed at our place, which was fun because Matt and I got lots of time to catch up with them. They live in California – wish they were closer because they are awesome and we would love to get to hang out with them Continue Reading …

Fun Updates + Friday Faves

Hey guys! Let’s kick off the weekend with some fun updates and faves, shall we? :) 1) We are adopting a puppy!!!!!! Isn’t she cute? The ears!! <3 Matt and I have been talking about getting a dog for quite awhile now, and when we were in Asheville last weekend, my best friend Jenny and I were in a café getting coffee when the cutest puppy Continue Reading …

Easy Lunch Wrap

Hey friends! I made a yummy lunch earlier this week on a day I was working from home that I wanted to share, in case you need some lunchtime inspiration! To make this masterpiece yourself, grab a wrap (these are black rice wraps, but any wrap will work), then layer on hummus, chicken, sauerkraut, dijon mustard, and greens. Sounds gross, tastes Continue Reading …

Jackfruit Carnitas Tacos Recipe

Hey friends! I'm excited to share this fun new recipe with you: Jackfruit Carnitas. I'm always looking for meatless meals to share for vegetarian and vegan readers and this recipe fits the bill! It looks - and tastes - surprisingly like pork carnitas, but it's vegan and quick enough to make on any weeknight (Taco Tuesday, anyone?)! If Continue Reading …

Weekend in Asheville, NC

Hey friends! Matt and I are back home after a fun adventure: we spent the weekend in Asheville, NC with my best friend Jenny from high school and her husband Dan! Jenny and I cooked up this plan late last year and have been looking forward to this weekend ever since. They live in Atlanta, which is only a couple hour drive from Asheville, and Continue Reading …