GUESSSSSS WHHATTT?!?!?! After 2 failed attempts at Microbiology...I finally passed my FIRST EXAM ever my third time in the class...I guess third time's the charm right?!?! I apologize for this giant picture of my face, but I could NOT contain my excitement when I found out!!! In other new, I ate this really pretty smoothie … Continue reading I finally passed a microbio exam! oh, & I ate a lot of vegetables, what’s new?
Less than a year ago I was the most negative person I knew...like I wasn't just a "glass half empty" kind of gal - no, I was a "the glass is empty" kind of gal! I could give you 15 reasons why every situation would turn out badly. I could list off 100 things I … Continue reading This is what happens you start thinking positively…
Happy Thursday beautiful people! I hope you are having a fan-freakin-tastic week! I know I am. It is ridiculously cold in KY today but I can't complain...I have a thick jacket to wear and a warm bed to sleep in at night. Do you ever think about what your grateful for? Every morning when I … Continue reading One Year with Owen, Lots of Running, & Freezing Cold Temps.
Happy Tuesday! The temperatures are quickly dropping below freezing here in good ol' Kentucky and I am cozying up with my new favorite weeknight meal. Side note: can you take like 2 seconds and pray for the homeless population that may not have a place to sleep in this weather? Thank you. So, this dish. … Continue reading Pesto Quinoa w/ Roasted Vegetables
Good morning and happy Monday! I am writing this to you at 7:19 p.m. on a Sunday night and I am struggling to keep my eyes open... yes, I may be a 87 on the inside. Lettuce back this recap up to last Sunday because I can barely remember what happened before that... yep. Definitely … Continue reading Lots of coffee, the Morning Miracle, & a Snow Day!
Today I feel a calling in my heart to share something very personal with you. I may regret this later in my life...but maybe I won't. I have this strong feeling that someone, somewhere can relate to this - so here I go. Today I want to share with you the prayer I wrote in … Continue reading A Prayer for Singleness (& it’s not what you would expect!)
Calling everyone who likes simple, easy, filling meals! Lettuce set the scene: it's a Friday night, a newly 23-year-old girl finds herself with nothing to do but go on a run, put a load of laundry in, and turn on Full House while concocting a dinner with the only ingredients in her fridge. This recipe … Continue reading Bok Choy + Cabbage + Rice Bowls
Oh my goodness! I had the most wonderful birthday filled with all my favorite things 🙂 I love documenting my birthday each year so I can look back one day and read what I did. The day started with a run around the neighborhood in the freezing weather with my favorite boy. The cold winds … Continue reading 23!
Hi friends! Today is my last day as a 22-year-old and I thought it was be fun to look back on 22 things I did when I was 22. This year was filled with adventures, lessons learned, and discovering who I am. I cannot wait to see what 23 has to offer! 1. I got … Continue reading 22 Things that Happened At 22!
I had a few people message me about exactly how I made these vegetables - so I thought I would do a quick post on them! 🙂 Roasting vegetables is my absolute favorite way to eat them! Plus, it is super easy! Here is what you need: 3 small sweet potatoes 2 broccoli florets 1 … Continue reading Easy Roasted Veggies – carrots, sweet potatoes, & broccoli