I am finally settling into a semi-regular routine here in the city, at least during the work week. I wake up and marvel at the amount of space I have. Compared to my old room, which was literally an oversized closet, my room is a yoga studio! yes, my old Texas license plate was BJ5 … More A day in the life: San Fran edition!
I am currently extremely antsy. I can’t walk properly because of the stabbing pain I get in the balls of my feet with each step. I have been walking on the outer rims of my foot to avoid it and look like I am either special or partaking in some new fitness fad. The culprit? … More I caved…. protein pancakes!!
Happy Independence Day everyone! Let’s take at least a minute to be appreciative of the fact that we live in a non-occupied territory and do not have to suffer the pain and inconveniences that come with such a life condition. Ho’kay, for today’s I have a special new recipe to debut. Please welcome Paleo Waffle … More [grain-free] cinnamon sweet potato waffles
Hey y’all! I hope everyone had a good weekend. Saturday night was my last Delta Gamma formal :(. I can’t believe I am about to graduate. Honestly, I don’t feel like my time is up! I wish I could have the two years I spent at UCSB back so I could re-live them here at … More the paleo waffle. perfected.
Hey everyone! I have to unique recipes to share with you today, but first I want to a do a little life recap / word vom! This last weekend, my friends Zoe, Hayley, Anna and I drove up to Petaluma for the annual Butter and Eggs festival. The Petaluma area is home to many agricultural … More Grain free faux-meal, topped with toasted coconut-macadamia nut butter
So, I am in a cooking rut. After pinning and re-creating dozens of recipes, I’m all kitchened out. Lazy. Plus, the weather here has transitioned from windy and freezing to sunny and oppressively hot over the course of about a week. Because our hoursehold tries to minimize use of the heater and air conditioning, our … More start saving yer bacon grease!
Hello! It is only day 2 of Spring quarter and I am already feelin’ the heat! And by heat I mean pressure, not really the temperature. Unfortunately. Hopefully, the sun will come out to play and stay put soon! I am so much happier when it is warm and sunny :). Before the weather gets hot … More not one, but two carrot + nut butter soup recipes.
You’re going think I am lying, but I’m not. I have eaten a Belgian waffle every single day for breakfast since January 29th. (Thanks to a wonderful birthday present from Pace the day before!) That is over 50 belgian waffles. Seeing as my recipe can only make 5 at a time, that means I have … More Flawless Whole Wheat Belgian Waffles
I have been craving comforting, savory foods in the morning. This is odd considering I have typically been a fan of syrupy waffles, sweet oatmeal, or sweet yogurt bowls. It may seem strange, but I have been enjoying this creamy, delicate butternut squash soup for breakfast several mornings as of late. The soup is filling … More walnut butternut squash soup
Ahem, this is week 2 of me sticking to my New Years resolution. Pat on the back right there! So, I definitely had a meltdown earlier this week. There was self-doubt, worry, anxiety, fear, and salty tears everywhere. Just thinking about everything I needed to cram into my schedule was making me ill, and it … More How anal perfectionists avoid self-destruction: