Asian Inspired Cobb Salad {low FODMAP}

With hints of spicy ginger, a touch of sweetness from clementines, and crunchy carrots and romaine this filling and delicious meal-time salad will be a win at your table for lunch or dinner! OK, so figuring out this whole low FODMAP thing is … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Dinner Party

This year, Brian and I opted for a GROUP Valentine's Day celebration and it was an absolute blast! Brian's mom flew into town and arrived on Friday night.  With school, cleaning up our apartment, and just general life things happening I was … [Read more...]

Herb Chicken Meatballs and the Most Amazing Homemade Marinara

Happy hump day! How is this week?  Try any new fitness classes or recipes that you want to share?  I love hearing what you guys do, so let me know! Today, I am SO excited to share this recipe with you.  I've been working on it for a while and … [Read more...]

Chicken Sweet Potato Spinach Curry

My goodness! Any bachelor fans out there?  I must say, this is the most "invested" I have ever been in a bachelor/bachelorette season, but the finale last night?  Weird is the only thing I have to say about it... Other than that, yesterday was … [Read more...]

Simple Slow Cooker Chicken Soup

Hello!! Last night my running group for the mini marathon training completed another 7 miles.  We did the same route as last week, but backwards. My mind was totally blown!  Running the same route backwards was the idea of one of the guys in my … [Read more...]

Crock Pot Salsa Chicken Soup Experiment Turned Recipe

Many of the recipes that I come up with are truly experiments that I just throw together because I think they sound good.  Once these meal ideas are thrown together, I then cross my fingers and hope that everything turns out. Last night was one of … [Read more...]

Scrumptious Greek Chicken with Quinoa Salad and my First Encounter with Feta

A couple of days ago, I showed you this tasty picture without giving you a recipe or even telling you what it was! This meal of Scrumptious Greek Chicken with Quinoa Salad is a fabulous week night dinner that is tasty enough to be impressive, yet … [Read more...]

Healthified Chicken and Dumplings

Dinner tonight was a winner for sure. With the crisp air and cool breeze a meal that will warm me inside and out is just what I was craving.  One of the first complete dinners that I remember making totally from scratch and for my entire family all … [Read more...]

Monumental Labor Day

Today was a "monumental" day in Indianapolis.  In the center of the city, there is a place called Monument Circle, which is literally a traffic circle with a giant monument in the center of it. source They took the top portion of the monument … [Read more...]

Birthday Cake!

Today, my mom came over for the day with our puppies.  I call them puppies, but they are actually quite old for puppies. Rosemary is on the left and Quigly is on the right.  They can be a bit of a handful sometimes, but I still love 'em! Mom helped … [Read more...]