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The Healthiest Avocado Cracker Snack

Working from home has its perks. I get to go to the kitchen when I am hungry and pretty much create whatever I want. I created these one day after finding these seed crackers at Whole Foods. I have been super big on avocado and roasted garlic lately and am making a effort at eating more vegetables (as close as possible to veggies in every meal), so ... View Post The Healthiest Avocado Cracker Snack

Spicy Cilantro Lime Rice

This rice is zesty, spicy and has the perfect flavor to go alongside any chicken or fish (try blackened salmon with it!). Cooking this in bulk is a great staple for the week. Put in individual 1 cup containers and take with you to work to stay healthy and committed during the work week. The inspiration to this recipe was from browsing IG one day. I follow ... View Post Spicy Cilantro Lime Rice

Rosemary Salted Red Potatoes

When I started the 30 day Vegetarian Challenge (recap here) I had to find a balance between enough protein and not over-consuming too many carbohydrates. I started by making soups packed full of vegetables and using potatoes and lentils as the thickening agent. I love root vegetables like potatoes because they ground you. I used to eat white rice with chicken, before the challenge, and knew I ... View Post Rosemary Salted Red Potatoes

I went Vegetarian for 30 Days: Here’s what happened

In the last days of 2016, Mark and I talked about the idea of going Vegetarian for a month to challenge ourselves. He was inspired by a male Vegetarian bodybuilder he follows on Instagram and wanted to see if it would offer us any benefits by trying it ourselves. Before I share the changes I noticed in the thirty days, I want to share why we decided ... View Post I went Vegetarian for 30 Days: Here’s what happened

Two weeks Vegetarian update + Roasted Pepper & Avocado sandwich

Two weeks ago today, my husband and I fist bumped our commitment to one another and ourselves that we would eat Vegetarian for 30 days. He originally came up with the idea after being inspired by a vegetarian bodybuilder he follows on Instagram and my inspiration came to me while on the 2016 Fierce Forward Retreat, eating farm to table food every day. We decided we would ... View Post Two weeks Vegetarian update + Roasted Pepper & Avocado sandwich

Gluten Free Blondie Bars

Sometimes you just need something sweet and if you're gluten free like I am, it can be a challenge to find something in the parameters of sweet and gluten free. Insert gluten free blondie bars. Bars have always been some of the best sweets  when I think back to my childhood. I think of lemon bars & pecan bars. They're hard to beat! Sometimes I'll even turn ... View Post Gluten Free Blondie Bars