AVOCADO POTATO SALAD

This is not your mama’s potato salad. This is avocado potato salad. I’m bringing roasted potatoes, hard boiled eggs, turkey bacon, red onion and guacamole to this picnic. No mayo necessary! This is not your mama’s potato salad. This is avocado potato salad. I’m bringing roasted potatoes, hard boiled eggs, turkey bacon and guacamole to […]

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CREAMY CASHEW ROASTED RED PEPPER DIP

Dips are one of my favorite ways to spice up a dish. I like dolloping them over veggies, atop a salad, on tacos and burgers. To say that they are diverse seems like an understatement to me. This is especially true when you’re sticking to a super clean lifestyle, maybe you’re trying out Paleo or […]

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PEAR PROSCIUTTO SALAD

If you follow me on Instagram, you might’ve noticed my latest obsession with fridge dump salads. It’s pretty simple. I open my refrigerator and basically dump any and all ingredients into a bowl over lettuce. I’d like to say it’s completely random, but maybe I just have an adventurous palate. I like lentils with dates […]

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3 TIPS FOR WINTER WELLNESS

Your favorite Florida girl here, sharing my best tips for surviving a ‘winter’ in Texas. Now I’ll start by admitting that no, Dallas’s winter is nothing like a Chicago blizzard. However, coming from a ‘summer all year’ environment of Orlando, Florida, the brisk 30 degrees of a Dallas winter day definitely counts! My first winter […]

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GINGERBREAD OATMEAL SMOOTHIE

Any smoothie that’s basically described as a cookie gets my vote. This gingerbread oatmeal smoothie definitely applies. it’s packed with hidden vegetables, healthy fats and plant based protein while still tasting like a cookie. What could be better? This is a go-to for winter time when I’m loving everything pumpkin, peppermint and gingerbread. It’s an […]

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CARMEL & MONTEREY CITY GUIDE

In October, Justin and I head out to California for a long weekend to celebrate our second anniversary. We flew into San Jose, rented a convertible and drove down Highway 1 to Big Sur. I want to preface this city guide with the fact that our trip was completely unplanned upon arrival. We booked our […]

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