Nectarine Raspberry Popsicles

July 3, 2014
Nectarine Raspberry Popsicles

I didn’t grow up with brothers, but from what I’ve heard, it seems like it’s crucial to be speedy in finding the good snacks before they do.  Am I right? I’m kind of going through something similar with popsicles lately.  They’re disappearing almost as fast as I make them.  The culprits…just me and L.  Although one […]

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Cucumber Pineapple Salsa

July 1, 2014
Cucumber Pineapple Salsa

A few years ago I learned that pineapple is an excellent post-workout recovery food.  It has lots of great anti-inflammitory properties, so it helps to speed up the recovery process.  Plus, it’s totally delicious, so it’s pretty much a win-win.  Not so shocking, my pineapple consumption increased shortly after that. Currently, triathlon season is in […]

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Weekend Things

June 29, 2014
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via * On Friday I finished testing/cooking/shooting the final chapter of the Freekeh eCookbook!  I sort of felt like I was never going to get to this point. * See that blueberry crisp^^…there’s freekeh in that bad boy (it will also be in the eCookbook….happy sneak peak!)  I also demolished it in record time.  Not […]

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Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream Sandwiches

June 26, 2014
Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream Sandwiches are the ultimate #summer treat!

Ice ream sandwiches are going to a whole new level with this Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream sammie situation!  Forget about bikini season, it’s ice cream sandwich season in these parts!  Let’s talk about the components of these ice cream sandwiches.   First, the ice cream.  You can certainly use your favorite store-bought chocolate […]

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Cumin Scented Beef Kabobs

June 24, 2014
Cumin Scented Beef Kabobs

Kabobs are one of those dinners that get lost in the shuffle for me. And, it’s really unfortunate because there’s so much to love about them. So, I’m on a mission to change that!  I also just found a zillion wooden skewers in my kitchen. Mostly though, kabobs are the ideal summer dinner.  Simple, and […]

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Weekend Things

June 22, 2014
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Hi there!  We normally don’t see each other on Sundays.  We should change that! * This weekend involved making some epic ice cream sandwiches (peanut butter-chocolate lovers rejoice becuase they’re coming your way soon!), stuffing myself with a steak dinner, some quality time with my bike and a hefty dose of vitamin D. * My summer reading […]

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Watermelon Lemonade

June 19, 2014
Watermelon Lemonade

If there’s a drink of summer, I’m pretty sure Watermelon Lemonade is it.  Where has this stuff been all my life?!  Aside from right under my nose. I’ve been on a watermelon kick lately.  Big time.  During our week in Turks & Caicos L & I (ok, mostly I) devoured an 8 pound watermelon.  I […]

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Chipotle Black Bean Freekeh Sliders with Avocado Lime Crema

June 17, 2014
Chipotle Black Bean Freekeh Sliders with Avocado Lime Crema

Welcome to the second day of #BurgerWeek…aka the most epic week of the entire summer!  The awesome folks at NoshOn.It rallied forty food bloggers to share their most favorite, mouth watering burger recipes.   Oh, and there’s also a sweet grilling giveaway to go along with all the burger madness.  I’ll get to that part in […]

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Turks and Caicos Recap

June 13, 2014
Turks and Caicos Recap

It’s funny how a week of work can make vacation seem like it was so far away.  But, it was just one week ago that I spent my vacation in Turks and Caicos. If you follow on Facebook or Instagram you may have seen some of last week’s highlights already.  In a word, Turks and […]

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4-Ingredient Strawberry Yogurt Popsicles

June 10, 2014
Strawberry Yogurt Popsicles

Aaaaaand, I’m back!  I got home from vacation the other day and I’ve been slowly easing back into real life.  I stress the slowly part.  Turks and Caicos is absolutely beautiful!  It was great to get away and take a break!  I’ll be sharing a recap and tons of photos soon! Last week I had a hard time […]

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