Roasted Veggie and Rice Power Bowl

Crisp roasted vegetables and satisfying brown rice make the base for a plant powered power bowl that is fit for lunch or dinner.   TGIF! Even though I was visiting Boston and immersed in FNCE shenanigans on Monday and Tuesday, I am still … [Read more...]

Zesty Chopped Italian Salad

This recipe and all of grill week are sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market.   Day two of Grill Week is all about the sides.  This Zesty Italian Chopped Salad is inspired by that wonderful pasta salad that made an appearance at every summer get … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Noodle Peanut Stir Fry

How was the weekend?  My weekend was super fun!  Friday night, we went to see a friend in the show Catch Me If You Can at the Aurora Fox Theater and the show was AMAZING! Saturday, we celebrated my birthday with dinner at Watercourse (a vegan … [Read more...]

Out of My Food Rut!

Recently, I mentioned that I was in a bit of a food rut. All of my meals were looking the same, tasting the same, and were getting a bit boring.  I missed the experimentation and process of actually cooking rather than throwing something in the … [Read more...]

Full Day of Work and Asian Tofu and Broccoli

Well, it's official.  I completed my first Monday at work.  It really wasn't that exciting because I am still training and familiarizing myself with our top accounts, so it was kind of the same old same old, but I did take a lunch break! For some … [Read more...]

I Get A Desk and I Need to Downsize My Number of Bags

Today has been a long but good day. I started off teaching Yoga Sculpt.  I had a great group this morning, and thoroughly enjoyed starting my morning with that class.  Then, it was time to shower and get ready at the gym for my first day of work. … [Read more...]

Special Visitor

Yesterday morning I taught Jeremy and Sarah a card trick that I had learned when I was younger.  I couldn't quite remember how to do it, so my mom literally took step-by-step photos of her hands and e-mailed them to me.  Talk about a dedicated mom! … [Read more...]

Friday Food

Last night Brian and I had a random dinner.  I am going grocery shopping today, so it was kind of like leftovers/whatever was in the fridge.  Growing up, I always remember thinking of certain foods as "Friday" foods.  When I would ask my mom what … [Read more...]