Roasted Green Bean and Farro Salad with Balsamic Dijon Dressing

Happy hump day :) I hope this tasty recipe brightens up your week (if it isn't already super bright!) A few months ago, I received an amazing order of fun foods from Swanson Vitamins. One of the ingredients I was most excited to try out … [Read more...]

Weekly Meal Plan and the BEST Breakfast Burritos

Hello and happy Monday! I hope your weekend was fantastic!! :) Mine started out early on a cool and cloudy Saturday morning with a little jog through Denver.  I didn't go super far and didn't push myself speed-wise.  While I don't feel the … [Read more...]

Nutty Blackberry Smoothie

Morning! How about a smoothie recipe to start your day!? It's no secret that I love a good smoothie, and with the last days of summer upon us I want to make sure I enjoy all the smoothies I can while the weather is still warm.  Although cold … [Read more...]

Green Goddess Salad with Avocado Dill Dressing

Brian and I absolutely adore hosting Easter each year for my family, and I know we will miss that tradition when we move to Denver next year. While I always fill our Easter eggs and baskets with lots of delicious chocolate and make sure to prepare … [Read more...]

My First Cooking Video: Sweet Potato Breakfast Scramble

Remember when I teased you with a delicious looking breakfast on instagram a couple of days ago? Well, I used the snow days this week to really put some action towards some of my 2014 goals.  One of those goals? Create more videos for the … [Read more...]

One-Pot Curry Lentils and Vegetables

I am so excited to share this recipe with you! Sunday night, Brian and I arrived home from our fun Chicago weekend ready for veggies, ready for a quick dinner, ready to relax.  We stopped at the grocery store to pick up a couple of staple items … [Read more...]

Sneaky Sweet Potato Chocolate Smoothie

If you follow Meg from A Dash of Meg on Instagram, then you know she LOVES her post workout smoothies. ;) One thing that really stood out to me about her smoothies was one specific ingredient:  sweet potatoes. She swears the sweet potatoes make … [Read more...]

Simple Shrimp and Spinach

A lot of your ask me about quick, simple, and healthy dinners.  So when I come up with a good one I can't wait to share it with all of you! I find that seafood (shrimp especially) is a great go-to for Brian and I because it is: Tasty Cooks … [Read more...]

A Smoothie Kind of Morning

Good Morning! I absolutely LOVE mornings when I am able to eat breakfast at home, because that means that there is always time for a SMOOTHIE. I took the morning off from the gym because the Indianapolis Mini Marathon is officially 3 days away. … [Read more...]

Long Run Hydration

Today marks the final long run in my training program for the Indianapolis Mini Marathon.  We will be hitting the road with 12 miles tonight, and although I am excited to complete this long distance I have also had a little anxiety. Typically, … [Read more...]