Eggnog Cookie Logs
Christmas Cookie Baking Day Cookies Desserts

Eggnog Cookie Logs

Oh, hi! (waves) Yep, I know it’s January and we’re all thinking about eating healthier, but I want to talk about cookies! As most of you know, my mom and I bake several batches of cookie each year known as Cookie Baking Day. It’s…

January 9, 2019
White Bean & Spinach Soup
Main Dish Soups & Stews Vegetarian

White Bean & Spinach Soup

Is it fall where you are? Not here in Nashville. We’ve had weather in the 80s and 90s STILL. I’m thinking if I keep making cold weather meals, I can will fall weather this way south. This is the second weekend in a row…

October 6, 2018
March Challenge Fail
30-Day Challenges Life

March Yoga & Stretches Challenge Results

Welp, it was bound to happen eventually, but I’m surprised it was with this challenge. March’s challenge was to practice yoga once a week and stretch everyday. Sounds easy enough, but I failed at it…miserably. What happened? Read on. To catch up, read this…

April 1, 2018
Salmon Burgers with Slaw
Burgers Low Calorie Main Dish Seafood & Fish

Salmon Burgers with Slaw

If you’re looking for a quick, but super tasty dinner, you’re going to love this recipe. I couldn’t wait to make these Salmon Burgers with Slaw. Super easy and super fast! Canned salmon and bagged slaw make this a cinch to put on the table…

March 15, 2018
Swiss-Stuffed Crusty Loaves

Swiss-Stuffed Crusty Loaves: March Bakealong in Insta Stories

Last weekend I attempted King Arthur Flour’s March Bakealong challenge and documented the step-by-step process through Instagram Stories. I love making bread from scratch, so I jumped at the chance to make Swiss-Stuffed Crusty Loaves! I substituted Swiss for Gruyère – similar taste, way…

March 10, 2018
February Gratitude Journal Challenge Success
30-Day Challenges Life

February Gratitude Journal Challenge Results

Can you believe it’s the last day of February already? This year is flying by too fast, although I’ll admit I’m ready to hang up my winter coat and welcome in warmer weather. February’s challenge was to write down three things each day for…

February 28, 2018
January Reduce Sugar Challenge Success
30-Day Challenges Life

January Reduce Sugar Challenge Results

I made it to the end! If I’m being honest, I’ve never been so happy to close out a month. To catch up, read this post on my Year of 30-Day Challenges. January was reduced sugar month and I’m so glad I did it…

January 31, 2018
Mockingbird Tatchos
Restaurants & Eateries Travel

The Mockingbird (Nashville)

It seems like every other day a new restaurant is popping up in Nashville. My “to dine” list is growing and growing and growing! Last month I finally got the chance to check out The Mockingbird. This place is the cutest, down to the…

January 28, 2018
January Reduce Sugar Mid-Month Update
30-Day Challenges Life

January Reduce Sugar Mid-Month Update

Hi there! We’re about halfway through January, so I thought I’d give a mid-month update on how the reduce sugar 30-day challenge is going. Check out my Year of 30-Day Challenges post to see what I’m doing each month. Overall, it hasn’t been too…

January 15, 2018
A Year of 30-Day Challenges
30-Day Challenges Life

A Year of 30-Day Challenges

Do you make a resolution for the new year? I usually do, but nothing formal, and it’s almost always to lose weight. Honestly, after a day or two, I forget I made one. This year I’ve decided to challenge myself to something more meaningful,…

December 30, 2017