I love shrimp! This is probably not a surprise to any of you, since there are 12+ shrimp recipes already on the blog ;). My mom doesn’t eat shrimp at all – some nonsense about them   Read More ...

I’ve made these pancakes no less than 6 times! Yes, they are THAT good! They are everything I love about breakfast: healthy, quick and easy, protein-packed, low(ish) carb, very filling, satisfying, and (most importantly) tasty!   Read More ...

Because we all need another cauliflower rice recipe, right?? 😉 I know, I know. Cauliflower rice recipes have taken the internet by storm lately. I’m a huge fan, and when I spotted the cauliflower “rice” at Trader Joe’s I couldn’t resist. I decided to go the Mexican route this time,   Read More ...

My freezer is overflowing! If you follow me on Snapchat or Instagram, you saw for yourself. Seriously, stuff was falling out every single time I opened the door. Every. Single. Time. I decided to take everything out and re-organize in hopes that this would help. And it did – somewhat   Read More ...

I have to admit that red velvet cake isn’t one of my favorite, but it’s one of the prettiest cakes! Am I right?? =) Don’t get me wrong, I do like red velvet cake and I usually try to make something red velvet around Valentine’s Day (which is quickly approaching!).   Read More ...

This cake came about because I had some extra cranberries on hand after the holidays. Baking them into cake was the obvious choice, right?? I chose to start with a cake mix because EASY. I prepared the cake mix according to the directions on the box and folded in some toasted pecans,   Read More ...

I ran a marathon (and my mom bought me a “26.2” sticker for my car haha)!!! This was my first marathon and while I didn’t have a record breaking time, I FINISHED! 26.2 miles is a LONG WAY!!! I did quite a bit of research looking for the “perfect” marathon   Read More ...

Winter is pretty much the only time I enjoy soups, but I’ve been eating a lot of soup lately. It’s so easy to make a big batch of soup – eating leftovers throughout the week and freezing the rest. And you know what goes perfect with soup?? Bread, of course!!   Read More ...

As a true foodie, I enjoy the holiday season to the fullest. Gimme all the sweets!! But I’m always ready to get back to healthier eating. It’s all about balance. Move more and eat (mostly) whole, healthy foods. It’s easier said than done I know, but this soup will help   Read More ...

A few days ago I posted the Most Popular Recipes of 2016. Today I’ve rounded up my favorite recipes of 2016! These are the recipes that I’ve made over and over again and a (fairly) balanced mix of sweet and savory =). Here we go (in no particular order)! Enjoy!   Read More ...