So much food, too much alcohol, & happy Saturday!

Happy Saturday morning! Just to warn you, this recap post is longgggg. I have a lot to fill you in on since it’s been a little over a week since my last recap post. Hopefully these pictures are in order. 🙂 Last Friday evening I had a random hodgepodge for dinner at my parents house.…

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Pesto Quinoa w/ Roasted Vegetables

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.…

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Bok Choy + Cabbage + Rice Bowls

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…

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Since we last talked…

Happy Tuesday! I am sitting here (Monday night!) cozied up with Owen at my feet and Full House playing. I also have my diffuser going and my twinkly lights on so my room feels like the epitome of cozy!!! Lettuce rewind all the way back to Thursday! I started the morning with some quiet time…

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6-Minute Chickpea Pesto Pasta w/ Brussels Sprouts

Happy Saturday! I am up bright and early with coffee in hand and an Iced Gingerbread Clif Bar ready to blog! Have you tried the Iced Gingerbread Clif Bars??? Listen, I use to steer clear of Clif Bars because I knew they were high in sugar and carbs, blah blah blahhhh. But guess what? I…

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My new favorite go-to vegetable recipe!

Good morning from Tampa! It is 6:09 a.m. here which means it is 5:09 a.m. back home. We are heading to the convention center around 8 today so I knew I needed a good one hours of alone time this morning before everyone else wake up 🙂 I am slowly sipping my coffee and ready…

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Sweet Potato Fries & Guacamole

I don’t know about you, but I could eat sweet potatoes just about everyday of my life. They are so versatile and packed with nutrients. You know what else I could eat everyday? Guacamole. So the other night for dinner I thought, why not combine some of my favorite things to eat? This combo makes…

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Healthier Caesar Salad

I have been obsessed with caesar salads lately, which is weird because I used to HATE them. I guess it’s true what they that your taste buds change as you get older. Caesar salads are not exactly the healthiest so I have been modifying it a little. I have been using the Bolthouse Yogurt Caesar…

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salmon, brussel sprouts + sweet potatoes, & quinoa

Salmon, brussel sprouts + sweet potatoes, and quinoa… AKA one of my favorite quick and healthy dinners! This meal is packed with A LOT of nutrients and comes together in less than 40 minutes. fun facts quinoa is a complete protein source containing all 20 essential amino acids our bodies need. one serving of quinoa…

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Turkey + Cabbage Soup

Well, hello there! It’s been a while…a couple weeks…a month? How have you been? I have been good/stressed/sick. I have been good because I’ve been spending a lot of time with myself since Barrett is in Nashville now. I’ve been rediscovering some things I used to love to do before Barrett and I hung out…

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