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April 2016

Freezer Meals for a Month

If there is one thing I need in my life right now, it’s a deep freezer.  #adultproblems I love making dinner after work as a stress reliever, but sometimes it’s nice to know that dinner is already taken care of.  This list of freezer…

April 29, 2016

Fresh Recipes for Spring

This might be a little late for us Houston folks, since mid April is almost summer, but I’m trying to get as many springy fruits and veggies in as I can while they’re cheap, plentiful, and particularly tasty!  Here are some quick ideas for…

April 27, 2016

One Pan Chicken, Artichoke, Asparagus Bake

HAY y’all.  Yesterday, I dumped some things in a pyrex pan, and this one pan chicken dish came out DELISH!  I just stuck it in the oven for 45 minutes while I walked the dog and did a quick workout video.  AND I only had…

April 25, 2016

Best FREE YouTube Workouts!

Y’all, the struggle to get into a regular workout routine continues to be REAL.  I know having the accountability of a workout buddy or a trainer would be super helpful, but I just haven’t been able to find anyone on my schedule, nor have…

April 22, 2016

Fresh and Springy Cheeseboard

It is no secret to my friends and family that I could live off of a cheeseboard.  Seriously.  Cheese, meat, nuts, bread, what more does a girl need?  Last time I made a huge one of these for game night and it became appetizer,…

April 20, 2016

Harissa Honey Grilled Shrimp Skewers

April in Houston means it’s time to break out the grill and eat outside before it becomes too hot to bear!   These sweet, spicy shrimp skewers are the perfect light meal for two or for a whole crowd.  Your only limit is the…

April 18, 2016

Grown Up Grilled Cheese

National Grilled Cheese Day is probably my third favorite holiday after Christmas and the Fourth of July.  Nothing says comfort food like bread and cheese in sandwich form!  Sometimes, though, it’s nice to fancy up the classics.  In this sandwich, havarti cheese, prosciutto, apricot preserves, and…

April 12, 2016

What’s in my Carry-on: Favorite Travel Snacks

This weekend, I’m off to Chicago for a FAB bachelorette party!  I can’t wait to see a bestie from my very first year of teaching and celebrate her upcoming nuptials.  Expect some Chi-town pizza updates on Insta 😉 . Anyway, packing for my trip…

April 8, 2016

Must Read Cookbooks (and Regular Books too!)

Cookbooks are so pretty aren’t they?  They make the perfect gift for the foodie in your life, they make great coffee table books, oh, and they have delicious things inside of them.  Here are some of my very favorite real food cook books.  These…

April 1, 2016