Monday Stretch

This past week/weekend I was in Dallas at a seminar. Exhausted has taken on a whole new meaning! We had long days and short nights; I’m really feeling it today ....more

Meal Planning and Pizza

Meal Planning continues to go strong. Last week was easy peasy because we ate at my parents house 2 nights and I had dinner with my BFF on Thursday. We usually eat dinner with my parents on Sunday night but with my grandmother in town we made two trips to visit them last week ....more

The Bittersweet Truth about Sugar

Sugar is everywhere. It’s in more food than you probably realize. And it’s pretty scary especially when you consider the consequences of over consumption ....more

DIY #PSL: Pumpkin Spice Latte

Fall is here. That statement is based solely upon the fact that you can now purchase a piping hot (or iced) PSL at your local Starbucks. I’m guilty of buying into the Pumpkin Spice Latte hype because I love pumpkin spiced anything (pie, cake, cookies, cheesecake, bread…all of it) ....more

Meal Planning and Monday Night Football

Ohhh Football. This week you imposed upon my strict and structured meal planning. All was in place for homemade Ramen on Monday night but my husband failed to inform me that his beloved Lions were playing at 7:30 ....more

Easy Weeknight Veggie Frittata

Six Simple Reasons to get Enough Sleep

Sleep is one of those time consuming things that I often take for granted. I think it's the consequence of being a perpetually sleep deprived student. Recently, my husband and I purchased a brand new firm-but-soft-super-comfy mattress and I LOVE it! I find it hard to leave my bed, especially after our sheets are freshly laundered....more

Sweet Dreams

Sleep is one of those time consuming things that I often take for granted. I think it’s the consequence of being a perpetually sleep deprived student. Recently,...more

Meal Planning and Holidays

Week three of Meal Planning. I have to say I’m impressed with myself. Mostly that I’ve kept the cooking dinner/packing up lunch/purchasing everything in advance thing up for three weeks ....more

Weeknight Veggie Frittata

If you’ve been following along on my meal planning journey you might have noticed we’ve eaten quite a few frittatas. It’s a quick, easy and delicious weeknight meal that requires very little work. This is a great go to...more