Hey loves, I’m at college! I moved in one week ago for orientation and even though I haven’t actually started classes yet, I’m loving it here at Northwestern! It’s pretty great here, at least in my opinion. Even though separation from my kitchen has been a little hard, having access to Whole Foods and keeping … More College!
Summer is coming to an end, but for some reason, hot weather isn’t *cough* climate change *cough* Even though I’m way done with the heat, this smoothie makes it a little more bearable. I like to have it for lunch these days–it’s cold when you wake up, but by noon, your windshield is 100º and … More Strawberry Mint Smoothie
Guys… I’m so glad I finally got this recipe down and photographed because I have been eating so many cookies. You don’t even want to know how many cookies. I think half my calories for two days in a row…were cookies. That’s a lot. Of. Cookies. Aside from that, the testing for this recipe wasn’t … More Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies
I’m not a yogi. My first experience with yoga was in freshman year of high school. I was in early bird gym class (ew) and, hating team sports and any exercise that involved chasing a ball, chose to do “fitness” instead of “arena.” The videos we used to do yoga weren’t extremely helpful at all, … More I’m Not A Yogi
Hey loves, How do you like your mangoes? I know I recently did a mango post, but after snacking on that, I just needed more mango in my life. When mangoes went on sale at the local food co-op, I had to grab one and make this really quick salsa. Ah, the perks of making … More Fresh Mango Salsa
Hey, everyone. As I was typing up a blog post recently, I realized that I really couldn’t continue blogging like I do without explaining some things about my life, first and foremost my medical condition. In late 2014, I was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease, which is a condition where a bacterial imbalance in the gut … More Inflamed AF: My Experience with Crohn’s
Happy Solar Eclipse! Today I have two smoothie bowls for you. The first one is a blueberry avocado bowl I made last month and the second is an eclipse inspired bowl from this morning! This first bowl was inspired by summer storms. In the Midwest, summer rains are usually accompanied by thunder, lightening and, if … More 2 Weather Inspired Smoothie Bowls