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
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!
Hey friends! Apparently winter has decided it isn't finished yet here in D.C. We're actually supposed to have a ~snow day~ tomorrow! This warm, chocolatey banana bread is the perfect thing to make while spending a day in.Winter weather may be on the forecast, but these pastel bowls are defiantly spring. Mash your bananas, whisk your … Continue reading Meal Prep Monday: Double Chocolate Banana Bread
Guys, I made pasta and I'm pumped about it!Specifically, I made fluffy pillows of the potato-based pasta known as gnocchi. It's more of a dumpling than a noodle, but it's all around delicious. This recipe was definitely inspired by the Brown Butter and Sage Sweet Potato Gnocchi at Trader Joe's, but this version is gluten … Continue reading Meal Prep Monday: Sweet Potato Gnocchi
Happy Monday everyone! For those of you who also had the day off—I hope it was wonderful. I spent the day playing tourist at the National Mall and soaking up some sunshine! For those of you who didn't have the day off, I'm sorry. Warm cookie delivery is a thing, in case you need it. … Continue reading Meal Prep Monday: What’s In My Fridge?
Isn't it fun when we take our veggies and make them into dessert? I guess avocado is TECHNICALLY a fruit, but the philosophy is the same: when life gives you two overripe avocados, transform the heck out of them. Preferably, add some other good fats and chocolate and call them healthy dessert. In addition to … Continue reading Meal Prep Monday: Almond Butter & Avo Brownies.
Hi friends, There were a few major wins today I'd like to share. I survived my first day on the new job. Survived as in LOVED every second of it! I am so incredibly blessed to be working at such an amazing organization—today was full of big dreams and goals. Winston didn't destroy the apartment! … Continue reading Meal Prep Monday: Bacon, Brussels, and Butternut Hash