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5 quick and easy dinners

5 quick and easy dinners

Here are 5 quick and easy dinners to simplify your busiest of nights.  I hope these meals inspire you and make your life a little less stressed and a little more relaxed! It seems almost fitting that after I shared how I meal prep for […]

kale feta, pear and walnut salad with honey poppy seed dressing

kale feta, pear and walnut salad with honey poppy seed dressing

This kale feta, pear and walnut salad with honey poppy seed dressing is the perfect fall salad.  Add it to your Thanksgiving spread, or to any meal where you are looking for a fresh and flavorful salad! I cannot believe Thanksgiving is less than 1 […]

honey soy salmon tacos

honey soy salmon tacos

Taco Tuesday is getting a makeover!  Move over beef and beans, these salmon tacos add a fresh flavor and exciting crunch to your next taco night. When I meal plan, without fail, I almost always plan a taco-esque dinner for Tuesdays.  I know everyone loves […]

meal prep for a full work week

meal prep for a full work week

Meal prep may seem like a lot of work up front (okay, it sure can be!), but the reward of a simpler week is so worth the effort.  Today, I am sharing the foods I prep for my husband to take to work each day. […]

garlicky kale chips

garlicky kale chips

Garlicky kale chips are simple to make in the oven, give you that great crunch factor and are packed with amazing flavor.  Such a fun and tasty way to get more kale onto your plate! Garlicky Kale Chips We easily eat garlicky kale chips 2-3 […]

10 healthy snacks for on the go

10 healthy snacks for on the go

Snacking is serious business in our house.  With a 5 year old, 3.5 year old and 1.5 year old, it seems someone is always eating, talking about food, or getting to that point of too hungry.  Hangry kids are no fun!  For those reasons, and […]

old bay potato wedges

old bay potato wedges

We recently returned from an amazing vacation to the Oregon coast.  We absolutey love Newport, which is where we stayed.  While there, we discovered a few gems – tide pools and a marine science center with so many amazing spaces for the kids to explore […]

whole30 wrap up + a day of whole30 eats

whole30 wrap up + a day of whole30 eats

Our whole30 came to an end a while back.  Time for a recap!  In actuality, I’m calling it a whole3weeks, but I’ll get into that in just a few moments.  I wanted to start off by sharing what a day of whole30 eating looked like […]

30+ starchy vegetable side dish recipes + my whole30 intro

30+ starchy vegetable side dish recipes + my whole30 intro

This week the hubs and I embarked on the Whole30 challenge.  The Whole30 is a 30 day program where you focus on eating real foods, while eliminating potentially problematic foods to see how your body does without them.  You focus on eating meats, vegetables, fruits […]

banana carrot almond flour pancakes

banana carrot almond flour pancakes

These banana carrot almond flour pancakes are my new favorite breakfast!  There is so much to love about them – the flavor (sweet from the ripe bananas), the texture (soft but not mushy), and the goodness inside them (eggs! bananas! carrots! almond flour!). They are […]