Weekend 5K & Being an Imperfect Intuitive Eater

Hi, Friends! Coming at ‘cha from the hospital break room at work today. If my photos are unusually ugly and my grammar is especially nightmarish, we are gonna still be friends, okay? Good. Real life: Hope your weekend was restful and left you feeling rejuvenated! I went to (surprise, surprise) Dallas…again. Our cousin, Chance, came […]

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Hormone-Balancing Chocolate Mint Drink

Hope everyone’s week is off to a good start! Today feels like a Wednesday, but thank goodness it’s only Tuesday-packed full of organic chemistry! I have decided to finish the rest of the semester up in the next two weeks before I start a new job that I just accepted (more on this later), which […]

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Monday’s Suck Less with Coffee Chocolate Smoothie

Hi, Friends! Hope you had a really great weekend! We drove to Dallas this weekend for the Red River Showdown: Texas vs. OU- a football rivalry we look forward to all year long. I actually didn’t take one.single.photo. this year- BLOG FAIL! But it was so fun….even though we lost. I loved visiting my sister […]

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Peanutbuttah Cinnamon Granola Time

I love being awake early in the mornings on the weekends. I feel like the day is mine; like I’ve discovered a world without lines at the coffee shop, trafficless streets, and running routes free from swarms of people. Mine. This morning I woke up and it felt fall-ish, so I thought I’d bake some […]

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When life hands you lemons…

I was a baton twirler in high school, so naturally I juggle. My backup career is to join the circus. Barefooted. ^ This book (highly recommend!) is what got me thinking about this topic. Not the joining the circus as a solid Plan B, but the topic of “When life hands you lemons…” You get […]

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Let Them Eat Carbs!

I read something infuriating today. It was one of those “Daily Mail” articles from SnapChat- I know, it’s basically tabloids a la social media; not my proudest moment. This article was about how Kim Kardashian has been sweating her way to redemption from those thong bikini pictures. (disclaimer: I don’t even know the difference between […]

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Keepin’ On + Vanilla Berry-Kiwi Chia Seed Pudding Recipe

Guys. I’m gonna be real. For the past few weeks I have struggled with feeling inspired…more than just with my blog content (you may or may not have noticed that I slowed down from hammering out a post daily). I started wondering, “Should I continue pursuing my degree in dietetics?” Graduation seems so far away […]

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[Addictive] Maple Vanilla Granola Recipe

Hope everyone had/is having a wonderful weekend! The pup and I hung around the house thanks to thunder storms all weekend long. I don’t complain about an excuse to watch “You’ve Got Mail” until I fall asleep though 🙂 Zack survived his very first solo grocery shopping trip, and he did quite well. He even sent me […]

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A Life-Changing Diagnosis & 5 Ways to Cope

The question I get asked most often by friends and strangers alike is, “How did you know something was wrong?” Please don’t use my experience in lieu of a doctor’s professional opinion. If you think something is wrong…go get checked out!  Okay. Here’s my story: Once upon a time in early Fall at a coffee […]

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Grace & A Chocolate Strawberry-Banana Nutty Smoothie

GOOOOD MORNING! Happy THURSDAY to ya. Last night I went to Bed, Bath & Beyond for more Keurig coffee for the house and accidentally left with this purchase: Takes me back to 2006 in the best way. There’s just something about listening to Sexy Back on a vinyl. Something that has been on my mind lately […]

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