Superbowl Sunday Makeover!

The Superbowl is around the corner! Who are you rooting for? Whether it’s the Broncos or the Seahawks, Superbowl Sunday is a great day to spend with family or friends and watch the last game of the season. I have a confession to make when I say that I used to dread Superbowls and other […]

7 Signs You’re Addicted to Green Smoothies

Are you an avid green smoothie fan!? If you’re like me, you’ve jumped on the green smoothie bandwagon that started in 2013 and continued into 2014! Today’s post is by no means educational or informative, just up here for a few good laughs. Enjoy! 1. You feel like you haven’t started your day without one. […]

5 Ways To Have a Better Breakfast EVERY Morning

We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But not everyone has the time, money, or energy to make themselves something healthy every day. The good news is, breakfast isn’t as hard as you would think! Follow these five simple tips, and I assure you you’ll have a much easier […]

Lamb Meatballs with Pumpkin Carrot Apple Puree

Hi everyone! Every day I feel a little stronger and can handle more solid food, which is great. I thought about making a puree this afternoon that was a play on sweet and savory. But as I started cooking, I was really inspired to make some ground lamb meat balls! I love when this happens […]

A Dessert You Won’t Feel Guilty About Eating

Because of the great success in my first dessert recipe, I decided to head back into the kitchen and take another stab at things. I wanted to create a cookie recipe that used less butter and flour but still tasted good. I actually received a lot of inspiration from Ina Garten’s Raisin Pecan Oatmeal cookies. […]

A Citrus Avocado Party in Your Mouth

Good news! I think I’m finally feeling a little better! Which means I can handle some solid food! As you can tell, I was super eager to get back into the kitchen. I even invited a friend over and cooked a ginormous feast for my family. Although I couldn’t participate and eat everything (it’s still not […]

20 Easy and Healthy Meals: No Prep Required!

The other night, one of my Facebook friends randomly chatted me. She talked about how much she liked the blog and if I had any tips or tricks for her. As a busy college student, she loved a lot of my recipes, but wanted some simple meals that she could make after a long day […]

Finally! A Semi-Healthy Ice Cream!

I have a confession to make. I’ve been terribly sick this last week or two! I don’t know what anyone knows about Chron’s Disease or Colitis, but I’ve been suffering on and off since 2012. It’s an illness that really doesn’t have a voice in medicine, and millions of people suffer every day from this […]

Another Snow Day in the DMV

It’s another snow day in Maryland! If you’re a regular reader, you know by now that I’ve been making all sorts of soups this season. Today I’ve made a super simple tomato basil soup that everyone will enjoy, especially on a cold, snowy day. Benefits of Eating Tomatoes Did you know that technically, tomatoes are […]