No Tortilla Chicken Soup

Nothing says "welcome home!" more than a huge pot of warm soup on the stove.  This soup is very simple, and can be made ahead of time.  It often tastes better when reheated after the flavors meld together for a day or two in the fridge, which makes … [Read more...]

Run Denver and the BEST Way to Cook Spaghetti Squash

I hope you have all had a great morning so far! Mine started with sunrise yoga on the roof at our new gym...it was a little chilly to start but seeing the mountains in the distance was super cool and totally worth the extra layers. In other … [Read more...]

The Back of the Box

This weekend I did something I have never done before. This sweet little "pie pumpkin" had  been sitting in my produce basket for quite some time now just waiting for me to take the plunge and roast my very first pumpkin. I absolutely adore … [Read more...]

New Foods and a Mango Smoothie

Recently, I feel like I have been trying lots of new-to-me foods. I tried Delicata Squash: This may be my favorite of ALL the cold winter squash.  I cooked it up this weekend for a blog project, and I was so happy to find that this squash … [Read more...]

Pattypan Squash Cakes

Last week, Brian and I had our first experience with Basic Roots Community Foods as we purchased some fresh produce items from their delivery farmer's market. We kept our order small this first time, only purchasing cucumbers, pattypan squash, … [Read more...]

New to Me Squash and I’m Headed to Camp

Good morning! I hope that everyone had a great end to the weekend.  I sure did!  After a day of running and getting things ready for the week ahead (as usual), I tried something new to me: I had never tried acorn squash, but I love  seasonal … [Read more...]

Microwaved Spaghetti Squash

A couple of night's ago, I really wanted to make spaghetti squash for dinner, but I didn't get home until nearly 7pm and when I bake spaghetti squash in the oven, it takes around 40 minutes to bake. When I posted about this dilemma yesterday, Jessie … [Read more...]

Kwickie Kebobs and a “Hurts So Good” Workout

A couple of days ago, I asked what you would like to see more of on the blog.  The top two things... Quick Meal for After Work Super Sweaty Workouts So, here is a little bit of both! First let's start with dinner... Dinner This week has been … [Read more...]

It’s Not Spaghetti…It’s Squash

My walk to work this morning was brisk.  It truly felt like a fall day, and for some reason I didn't feel the need to wear a jacket as I walked out of the door.  That was a big mistake, the wind was blowing and my hands and body were freezing. … [Read more...]