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Healthy Lettuce Wrap Recipes

Hey friends! I'm excited to share not one, not two, but three recipes with you today! Matt and I LOVE lettuce wraps, especially Asian-style ones. They're so easy to make, refreshing, and packed with flavor. Here are three of my favorite healthy lettuce wrap recipes. The method for making delicious lettuce wraps makes them easy to mix Continue Reading …

Long Weekend Trip

Hi guys! I hope you had nice long holiday weekends – or regular weekends for my non-U.S. readers! Matt and I spent some time relaxing at home and also fit in an overnight adventure to the mountains of Virginia – our favorite. For a number of years starting back in 2005, Matt and I made a trip to Charlottesville every summer, but we hadn’t been Continue Reading …

Healthy Labor Day Recipes

Healthy Labor Day Recipes

Summer is unofficially coming to a close with Labor Day this Monday in the U.S., but that doesn't mean grilling season is over yet! Keep the summer (and early fall) BBQ festivities going with some of my favorite healthy Labor Day recipes. September is actually our favorite month to grill because the weather is still warm enough to eat Continue Reading …

28 Week Pregnancy Update

Hello, 28 weeks! I’ve officially made it to the 3rd trimester – home stretch, although I know I still have quite awhile to go. Check out my previous pregnancy posts first if you missed them: Sharing our big news 1st trimester recap/Q&A post Boy or girl?! 16 Week Pregnancy Update (all the emotions, all the carbs) 18 Week Continue Reading …

Marine Corps Marathon + 10k Bib Giveaway!

Hi friends! I was up early this morning to take advantage of the gorgeous weather. It’s crisp and cool out there – perfect for a run date, or, as I’m currently 28 weeks pregnant, a walking date! :) As the weather cools down I know those of you training for fall races will start seeing faster times and more enjoyable runs – you’ve earned it Continue Reading …

Pumpkin Breakfasts + Recipe Page Advice, Please!

Good morning guys! I hope those of you in Houston area are staying safe in the hurricane… thinking of you. <3 It’s still feeling more like fall than August over here, which inspired me to rock some pumpkin-y breakfasts over the past few days. Did you know that my favorite flour free breakfast pancake recipe also has a pumpkin variation? Here it Continue Reading …

Kayaking + Food Highlights

Hey guys! There was a hint of fall in the air this weekend – got me excited for cozy clothes and pumpkin everything! Matt and I took advantage of the cooler, less humid temps by going kayaking on Saturday with a bunch of friends. We hadn’t been kayaking since the 4th of July (recap: Washington DC Fireworks by Kayak) – I don’t like going when Continue Reading …

Week in Review: Food + Fitness Highlights

Hey guys! It has been a busy week over here – running from one meeting to another! You know I like being busy, though, so it’s been good. :) I had an especially cool adventure yesterday morning – I was interviewed live on local WERA 96.7, Radio Arlington! I’m a member of the local chapter of a networking group called Awesome Women Entrepreneurs, Continue Reading …

Watermelon Rind Gazpacho Recipe

This watermelon rind gazpacho is a refreshing dish for hot days. It's bright, fresh, flavorful, and comes together in 5 minutes flat! Thank you to The Watermelon Board for sponsoring this post.  Even though it has cooled off a little bit here as of today, I'm still in love with light and summery dishes. If it involves fresh, crisp veggies and Continue Reading …

Recent Food Highlights

Hi guys! I’ve got some recent food highlights for you today. I’ve been eating out a lot lately, which I love! Nice to mix it up, especially since with pregnancy my cravings/what sounds good change by literally the minute. Good to have lots of variety at my fingertips at meal times! First up: I had a fun dinner out with some girlfriends last week Continue Reading …