Meal Prep Monday: Spicy Chickpea Shakshuka

Happy first day of May, friends! Coming at you with a recipe that I've been curious to try for a while: a North African dish called shakshuka. Essentially, it's eggs poached in a tomato sauce and is typically served for breakfast. I had a few leftover vegetables, half a jar of tomato sauce, and a … Continue reading Meal Prep Monday: Spicy Chickpea Shakshuka

The Friday Five.

Happy Friday! We're skipping our way through spring and feeling good about it. This week has presented a lot of lessons in small and subtle ways. Here are a few highlights from the week... One. One bowl wonders are proof that the best things in life aren't necessarily the prettiest. Recipe here. Two. April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. … Continue reading The Friday Five.

Did You See The Cathedral?

As many of you know who read this blog, I live in close proximity to the Washington National Cathedral. It almost makes up for the fact that I live in one of the tiniest apartments known to mankind. Almost. The best part of living next to the cathedral, aside from the bells on Sunday afternoon, … Continue reading Did You See The Cathedral?

Meal Prep Monday: One Bowl Wonders

Hey everyone! I have to admit, I'm just a little bit food-obsessed. So when a new food trend comes out, I am one of the first people to try it, then try and recreate it. Enter the world of bowls. Basically, the idea is that if you put enough random good-tasting things in a bowl, you get … Continue reading Meal Prep Monday: One Bowl Wonders

DC Confidential: This Week In Washington.

Hi friends! Sorry I've been so on-again, off-again these past few weeks. If I can be honest here (can I be honest here?) I've approached the two month mark of living in DC and have been feeling a little unsure of myself. Maybe it's feeling like there aren't enough minutes of the day, or criticizing … Continue reading DC Confidential: This Week In Washington.

The Friday Five.

Happy Friday, everyone! We are ever-so-slowly inching our way to spring! I put away my wool jacket in defiance (and shivered my way to work) but good weather is in the cards for this weekend. Here are a few things from around the world this week... One. Sometimes the best things in life are just slight … Continue reading The Friday Five.

Meal Prep Monday: Hydration Elevation!

Hey friends! Happy first day of spring! Now that winter is officially behind us, my thoughts are turning to warm weather pursuits: picnics, morning runs, and the like. It's also when I'm prompted to swap my hot coffee for the iced variety, and my tea for fancy waters! I get really bored drinking plain water—but … Continue reading Meal Prep Monday: Hydration Elevation!