Curried Butternut Squash Soup (Dairy Free)

Hi guys, happy first day of October! I love how a new month brings a “fresh start” kind of feeling =).As many of you know, I work at a Culinary School and am sampling recipes all day long. This Curried Butternut Squash Soup was hands down the best recipe I have tried since I have…

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Tomato Basil Pasta Sauce

Hi guys! I decided to make a light, homemade tomato sauce last night and it was so incredibly easy, healthy, and fresh, I’m not sure why I’d ever buy packaged tomato sauce again. I made homemade whole wheat pasta to go with it! I got the original recipe HERE and can confirm that this only…

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Candy Combo Oatmeal and Half-Marathon Playlist

Good morning! How about some candy for breakfast?! The Candy Combo Oatmeal has the following candy: Almond Joy (coconut + almonds) Samoa (chocolate + coconut) Reese’s (chocolate + almond butter) Not the actual candy, but the candy flavors and it’s not processed so it is healthier 😉. This is my new favorite oatmeal combo. It…

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Erie Half-Marathon Race Recap

Hi friends!  I hope everyone’s week is off to a great start. This is now officially my favorite race. Everything went off without a hitch, and the weather was my ideal running weather = 52 degrees, sunny, no wind, and no humidity. I thought I was being punked for the first 2 miles because it…

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No Bake Energy Balls and a Confession

Hi guys, I hope everyone had a fabulous weekend! Mine was wonderful and filled with a lot of good eats and amazing friends.Today I bring to you the easiest and most delicious snack: Energy Balls. But first, I have a confession… I realized this weekend that I may be a bit obsessed with Brooks PureFlow…

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The BEST Pumpkin Energy Balls (Paleo, Vegan)

Happy Friday!How about these little gem balls of energy for the weekend 😉. I’ve made a ton of treats like these before but I have to say, these are my favorite so far! Plus anything with Pumpkin is always a good thing. These are great to have around the house to grab for a quick…

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Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet potatoes have recently climbed the list to one of my favorite foods. They are full of beta-carotene and Vitamin A which are healthy nutrients to help keep your eyes healthy =). Enjoy! I used a paint brush to evenly coat the sweet potato fries with extra virgin olive oil mixture. “Painting” them all at…

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