Perhaps you’d already guessed it from my meticulously square grocery hauls I post weekly, but in case you hadn’t, I’m here to admit it: I’m a perfectionist.
Making healthy choices when eating out is something I struggle with. When I’m at a restaurant, I want to order something that I don’t make at home, like everything fried. Eating out is a treat for me, so I find myself wanting to indulge, but I’ve also learned that the extra basket of tortilla chips is… [Read More]
Grilling is the definition of summer food. This past week I was fortunate to be home in North Dakota where temps were in the 80s with clear skies. My mom put together this gorgeous backyard barbecue and invited friends and family over for an evening of catching up and fun. Instead of serving the pasta… [Read More]
The weekly grocery hauls I post on my blog look very different from the food I was buying two years ago. In January 2014 my husband Ty and I decided to do a Whole30 (a program that focus on learning how to eat whole, unprocessed foods). The 30 days we spent eating meat, fruit, vegetables,… [Read More]
Juicing is a big deal these days, especially for the health conscious. Here in Chicago, there are juice bars that exist solely to sell these fruit and veggie beverages. They say these drinks are chock-full of your body’s daily vitamin and mineral needs. They can give you energy and curb cravings. But are the claims true?