Recipe Redux: Black Pepper Shrimp

Recipe Redux: Black Pepper Shrimp

Last month I joined “Recipe Redux” and today is my first recipe post for them!  If you’ve never heard of Recipe Redux, here’s a little blurb from the website: As the first and only recipe challenge founded by registered dietitians,The Recipe ReDux is focused on taking delicious dishes, keeping them delicious, but making them better … Continue reading »

Making Fitness Fun :-)

Making Fitness Fun :-)

I have a lot of things I’ve been thinking about regarding working out.  In the past 2 weeks I only worked out twice each week.  I was feeling super tired and very unenthusiastic about my workouts, so I just skipped them.  I really like working out because it normally makes me feel good, so when it … Continue reading »

Asian-Inspired Lettuce Wraps

Asian-Inspired Lettuce Wraps

Now that the Whole30 is over, it’s been nice to relax and enjoy some bread and dairy.  A few days ago I made a quick trip to Minneapolis and found myself amidst a row of food trucks at lunchtime.  Kyle and I were hungry, so we stopped for lunch. I opted for a huge pizza … Continue reading »

Snacks On Call and Missing Workouts

Snacks On Call and Missing Workouts

My schedule this month goes like this: – Work a long day (6am-7pm) – Work a long day (6am-7pm) – Work a short day (6am-?? sometimes as early as 3, sometimes until 5 or 6) – Day off – Night shift- 6pm-10am – Post call day off It’s a 6 day schedule that repeats over … Continue reading »

Pumpkin Spice Pumpkin Seeds

Pumpkin Spice Pumpkin Seeds

Okay, so these aren’t exactly healthy but they aren’t ridiculously unhealthy and they make a perfect addition to a healthy breakfast/dessert/snack. I bought a huge bag of pumpkin seeds from Trader Joe’s at the beginning of my Whole30, but didn’t really enjoy them enough to incorporate them into my meals.  I topped a few salads with them, … Continue reading »

My Skin Care Routine For Stress Acne

My Skin Care Routine For Stress Acne

I’ve been meaning to post about this for a while now- so finally, here it is!! My Skin Care Routine For Stress Acne  I was really lucky to not have to deal with much acne when I was growing up.  I would occasionally get a pimple or two, but nothing major. Over the past few … Continue reading »

My Whole30 Experience

My Whole30 Experience

    30 days are done!! I don’t know the best way to recap this whole experience, so I will try to divide it into different subjects. What I Loved About The Whole30 Trying new recipes, especially with beef!! I RARELY eat beef, so it was great to try new things for a month.  My … Continue reading »

Whole30 Chocolate Chili

Whole30 Chocolate Chili

This is my last Whole30 recipe  A full recap of the month will be up tomorrow!     I made this crockpot chili twice during my whole30 and loved it both times.  I normally prefer beans in my chili, but since you can’t have beans during the whole30, I wanted to find a recipe sans … Continue reading »