Weight Update: I’m at 169lbs (down from 181lbs)! Finally below 170! Only 4 more pounds until I reach my first goal. This is the slowest, most agonizing process but I have to keep going. Follow me on Instagram for more frequent updates. Happy Sunday everyone! It’s been a couple of weeks since my last post … Continue reading Can’t get any easier: Chia Pudding
It’s finally happened. It’s taken years to be convinced that I could do it and all it took was a wonderful suggestion from my best friend. Let’s back up for a minute. I like granola. I usually like my granola with yogurt. I don’t like whole nuts or dried fruit in my yogurt. That limits a … Continue reading Oh my goodness, Granola!
Pizza. It’s all I think about sometimes. How can I get it? What should I put on it? Where should I get it from? What kind of crust do I want? These are all questions than run through my mind, especially when hunger has set in and it’s only a matter of time before I … Continue reading Polenty of Pizza
It’s hot. Ice cream trucks are everywhere. Fire hydrants are being opened. It’s summer. The last thing I’m sure anyone wants to do during the heat is cook. Just the idea of being near an oven makes me sweat! On those days that you really can’t stand the heat of the kitchen, think about preparing … Continue reading Tomato & Corn Salad
There was quite the bounty today at the CSA! I’m a big fan of CSAs for many reasons, one of them being my love for adventurous veggies (my plans for the kohlrabi are probably home fries or gratin). The only problem I’m finding with my haul is choosing just one dinner to make the night … Continue reading CSA Week #2
Tempeh n’ Rice This dish is sort of like chicken and rice but with tempeh. The tempeh makes it kind of fishy which I thought was interesting and desirable. It took a total of 45 minutes to make and serves 4 hearty servings. • 2 8oz packages of tempeh, cut longways in half and then cut … Continue reading
I added 3 carrots, 2 stalks of celery, fresh basil, and garnished with some parm. Pair with your favorite hearty bread. Kale and White Bean Tuscan Soup Continue reading Kale and White Bean Tuscan Soup