• instagram cleanse

    What I Learned From My Instagram Cleanse

    Without much warning or forethought, in mid-October, I decided to do an Instagram cleanse. Let me preface by saying that I’ve been using Instagram personally but also as an extension of the blog. Using it…

    December 12, 2016
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    Moroccan Style Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

    I have a problem. I pin all sorts of new recipes on Pinterest and save blog posts to Bloglovin’ all the time, then I think about dinner and my brain goes blank. It’s just…

    December 6, 2016
  • coffee date flat lay

    A Coffee Date

    I don’t have any one thing on my mind today that’s worth writing a long post about so I thought a coffee date would be fun. Let’s pretend we’re in the coziest of coffee…

    November 30, 2016
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    Gratitude, Thanks and A Little F*$k You 2016

    Lately the world has felt really upside down. The other night Michael and I were watching the season finale of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. I’m kind of obsessed with him, and the…

    November 23, 2016
  • smashed potatoes with rosemary and butter

    Smashed Potatoes with Rosemary and Butter

    Want to shake up Thanksgiving? Swap out the mashed potatoes for these smashed potatoes with rosemary and butter! Michael will absolutely not approve of this message but I don’t care. He completely, utterly, beyond…

    November 21, 2016
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    How To Be Okay With Just Being Okay

    Sometimes you need to be okay with just being okay. Let me explain because you know I’m all for the “let’s be better than we were yesterday” mindset. I’m a striver, a go-getter. I like…

    November 15, 2016
  • Sprouted Quinoa Cereal Smoothie Bowl

    Sprouted Quinoa Cereal Smoothie Bowl

    I started working out first thing in the morning again and you know what that means, serious hunger by the time I get home. This sprouted quinoa cereal smoothie bowl has been my latest…

    October 20, 2016
  • finding your passion: 10 questions to ask yourself

    Finding Your Passion: 10 Questions To Ask Yourself

    I bet you’ve heard it before…something about finding your passion. Nope? Just me? I sort of hate the word passion. It’s a word rooted in expectation. Sometimes, the ability to simply articulate our own…

    October 18, 2016
  • 3 Tips for how to deal with perceived perfection envy

    How To Deal With Perceived Perfection Envy

    I’ve been thinking a lot about perceived perfection lately, specifically how to deal with perceived perfection envy. Let me paint two stories for you. Number 1: You’re hanging out on social media with the…

    October 12, 2016