21 Day Fix Extreme Review

21 Days. DONE. Talk about feeling accomplished, feeling empowered, feeling unstoppable… THAT is what this program did for me. I can’t wait to tell you about my 21 day journey, but first let me take you back… My first experience with The 21 Day Fix was exactly one year ago. You can read about that […]

Protein Southern Banana Pudding Parfait

SUMMER is just a few days away! What says summer in the south more than BBQ’s and Banana Pudding from scratch! Well, now you can enjoy the flavors of banana pudding as a protein treat! I created the perfect snack to fill that craving without killing your healthy lifestyle! HOWEVER… if you really need a […]

Shakeology Recipes

  Have you heard of Shakeology? MY LATEST ADDICTION!! If you’ve ever done a BeachBody workout (insanity, p90x, T-25, TurboFire), you’ve probably heard of it. I’ve known about it for over 5 years now. This meal replacement shake makes some lofty claims including giving you more energy, curbing cravings, helps you lose weight, and stay […]

Healthy Mexican Casserole

New pinterest recipe FIND! I was scrolling through pinterest last week looking for a good veggie or paleo lasagna recipe when I stumbled across this unique recipe from Comfy Belly. My mom used to make a delicious, but not so healthy mexican casserole, so when I saw this “paleo mexican lasagna” I knew I had to […]

Healthy Spaghetti Medley

So we all know I have become quite the foodie. I love to taste, create, and experience food. When you hear this, you probably automatically think- how is it that you don’t weigh a million pounds. Let me tell you… It’s because I love to create healthy foods! Foods to fuel my body and get […]

“I Can Feel You” Dance

It has been a while since I have posted, I know. I have no excuses. I have been cooking and baking regularly, just haven’t taken the time to share with you here on the blog. I will work on that! ha! Today, however, I’d like to share something a little different. This past weekend, I, […]

Yesterday, Today, & Forever

I am sitting here by the fire at this amazing little bed and breakfast that reminds me of Dragonfly Inn from Gilmore Girls. I told Jared that when we are old we should open a “B&B”. It would work perfectly. Jared is very friendly and hospitable. I can make breakfast and bake yummy things for […]

Banana Pudding (from scratch) and other things…

I know, I know… it has been a while. Don’t worry though, I am back with a special treat! A lot has been going on the last few weeks between my brother being in town (I miss you already Trevor!), my mom’s birthday, Jared’s mom being in town, Jared’s brother’s birthday, and us trying to […]

Sprinkles Ice Cream: Welcome to the Big D!

I Scream. You Scream.  We all Scream for Sprinkles Ice Cream! Today was the day. The day I put in my “i-cal” about a month ago.  August 16, 2013. Today is the day that the “Big D” (Dallas) welcomes the beloved Sprinkles Cupcake’s addition, Sprinkles Ice Cream! I was first introduced to Sprinkles by my […]

It’s the Climb

Alright, one more post about our vacation… just one more. My favorite day on vacation was hiking day! We didn’t really know it was going to be hiking day, but in the end we came in totaling 7.5 miles, and we climbed 175 flights of stairs according to my Fitbit monitor! Let me just tell […]