I used to eat artificial sugars like nobody's business. I did this because I didn't want to extra calories and sugar grams that regular sugar contained. Doing so only further complicated my "sugar" addiction. I loved anything sweet (I still do), and sometimes to the point where I feel like I didn't have control over how … Continue reading The Not-So-Sweet Truth About Sugar
Whether it's your kids' lunch or your own, are you tired of the same food day in and day out? Do you need some fun, new ideas to spice up your lunches? Well look no further! I've compiled some of my favorite things to pack, things I include for the kids I nanny, and ideas … Continue reading Spice Up Your Lunchbox!
Over the summer I have tried multiple different smoothie recipes and this one is by far my favorite! Unfortunately during my search for yummy smoothies, I have only found two other ones (strawberry banana and PB&J) that came close to being as delicious as this banana PB one. Check them out! 1. Banana Peanut Butter … Continue reading 3 Healthy Smoothie Recipes
Wednesday evening we began our journey by leaving the small town of Ephraim and heading Southwest towards Los Angeles, California. We decided to be adventurous and drive during the night so we could beat the heat and spend a few more hours in the sunny California. As much as we wanted to stay on the … Continue reading California Lovin’
The stereotypical road trip leads to loading up on lots of junk food at every gas station break. Am I right? Chips, candy, sodas, ice cream, slushies, the list goes on and on. It doesn't have to be that way though. You can still munch away during your road trip without sacrificing your health. Some … Continue reading Road Trippin’ The Healthy Way
The inspiration for this recipe came from me wanting to make cilantro avocado lime rice, but my avocado was too hard (since then I have learned how to check the ripeness of an avocado. Find out here). I just threw a few ingredients together and this amazing dish came together, and is now one of … Continue reading Sriracha Rice
I love this cute couple! We celebrated Rachel and Neil's Engagement Party the beginning of June and it couldn't have been a more perfect evening. See for yourself. We cannot wait to celebrate the real deal with these love birds next summer!
Wedding Night: After leaving our celebration at Thanksgiving Point, we were chauffeured by Chris and Railee to the University Guest House (If making a reservation, ask for Laurel). We got this free room because fortunately we lost the Ultimate Utah Wedding back in March of this year. We did what normal people do on their wedding night; … Continue reading Honeymoon Recap
I find so much joy in finding an unhealthy food item and turning it into something that is healthy. Taquitos were top on my list lately because Colton lives off of these during architecture. I couldn't help but think how many processed taquitos he was consuming. I decided to make a healthier version and see … Continue reading Who Likes Taquitos?
Once upon a time him and her fell in love and decided to get married. She moved into the apartment first and began to make a house a home. Last week they had their first visitors over for a late brunch of waffles. I have searched all over the internet for a whole wheat, clean, … Continue reading “Oh Boy” Waffles