I am a reader…I love nothing more than sitting down to a nice quiet evening of reading and a hot drink. Old lady status!! 😀 Today I thought I’d share my 2016 reading list of the books I’m hoping to get through this year! I love having a stack of books in the wings to … Read more2016 Reading List
If you, like many people, think that Brussels Sprouts are not delicious…you have not cooked or enjoyed them properly!! That being said, give this recipe a chance before you make your final judgement on them! Side note: Did you guys know its Brussels Sprouts? Like..with an “S”? My entire life I thought it was Brussel … Read moreFoodie Friday: Spicy Roasted Brussels Sprouts
There’s always a happy lighter than air feeling on a Friday. The work week is over and you’re heading in to two days off. Saturday and Sunday are always glorious until around 6 o’clock Sunday night. Then…the blues start to kick in. I like to call this nagging, melancholy, sad feeling the Monday Blues. Here … Read moreBeating the Monday Blues
I know so many people make New Year’s Resolutions to work out more, eat healthier, and improve their overall health. While these are all amazing goals to have at any time of the year, they can be a challenge to keep up with. Today I thought I would share some of my favorite tips for … Read moreStaying on Track
Today I thought I’d share an easy and veggie packed stuffed pepper recipe. As always, feel free to adjust to your own liking! This recipe serves 2-4 depending on how hungry you are! Let’s dive in to the recipe! To Prepare Peppers: Preheat the oven to 400 Degrees Cut two bell peppers in half, remove … Read moreFoodie Friday: Pasta Stuffed Peppers
Hello! Yesterday was my 3rd wedding anniversary so today I thought I’d share a few pictures from our wedding day. I know three years isn’t incredibly long but I’m still in shock just how fast it went! We got married January 5, 2013 which was luckily a more mild January where we live. We ended … Read more3 Year Anniversary
Welcome to my monthly must-haves post where I post my favorite items in 4 categories: Food/Drink, Fashion/Beauty, Entertainment, & Home Goods! So, let’s dive right in to my December favorites! Food & Drink: Pretzel Crisps & Mediterranean style hummus: I rediscovered these pretzel crisps and love having them dipped in hummus. The Mediterranean style hummus … Read moreMonthly Must-Haves: December 2015
Welcome to Foodie Friday… Grapefruit edition! I’ve been buying a ton of grapefruit recently because they’re so affordable this time of year! I love just eating it plain with breakfast, but here’s two more options to mix it up! So, lets start off with the salad and dressing! For the Salad: 1/2 box of kale … Read moreFoodie Friday: Grapefruit Edition!
With the start of a new year just around the bend, I thought I would share some of my goals for 2016 with you as well as reflect on 2015. I hope that you’ll share your goals and thoughts on this year in the comments below! What was the best part 2015? Watching my niece grow … Read moreSaying Goodbye to 2015
Well hello there! I hope everyone had a lovely Christmas with their friends and/or family! Daniel and I met my in-laws and Daniel’s brother and wife for Christmas breakfast at Daniel’s brother and wife’s new condo. They recently moved so this was the first time I was able to see the new place. Everything looked … Read moreChristmas Cheer!