Veggie Love WIAW

Good morning and happy WIAW, with new-mama-to-be, Jenn! I’ve definitely been loving my veggies, even for breakfast!  Especially after all of the sweets at the Oscar party. Egg substitute, black beans, avocado, nooch, and roasted peppers on a whole wheat tortilla.  I always overstuff tortillas and this was really messy to eat. I planned to restock … [Read more...]

Recent Eats & Treats

Ever since Valentine’s Day last week, I’ve been over-doing it a bit with the sweet treats. Or this perfect red velvet cupcake at my parent’s house – with amazing pink buttercream. I didn’t give it up for Lent this year, but I’m trying to back down the sugar intake this week by amping up the … [Read more...]

Family Dinner WIAW

Good morning!  Last week I was hooked on Elise’s pancake recipe , this week I’m all about Sara’s banana bread .  I use oat flour and microwave it for 2.5 minutes, then top it with “protein frosting” (vanilla powder + milk). Lunch was a strange but good combination of sweet potato, goat cheese, black beans, … [Read more...]

Quick and Easy

Another frigid day here in Pittsburgh, but I didn’t feel like a hot breakfast. Yogurt bowl: 0% Chobani, pumpkin butter, almond butter, Cranberry Almond Crunch. Lunch came together very quickly thanks to leftovers from earlier in the week – tempeh stuffed eggplant (recipe to come!) and cheesy broccoli casserole. I was considering a TABATA style … [Read more...]

Favorites New and Old

Back in blogging action, back to WIAW thanks to Jenn! Breakfast: Finally using my juicer that I purchased so long ago!  Started the day with a carrot, apple, ginger, cucumber, and celery juice.  Of course, followed by coffee! As soon as I said I couldn’t get enough peanut butter and banana, I switched it up … [Read more...]