Tonight, I wanted chocolate cake. Or my favorite ice cream sandwich. Or cookies. Or just about anything that would instantly make me feel good for .5 seconds, and terrible for a week. Sure, there are plenty of options out there for low-fat desserts, including some low cal ice creams, but honestly no matter how hard you … Continue reading sweet tooth satisfied
Does anyone else find it funny how there are words in our vocabulary that seemingly didn't exist 5, 10, 15 years ago? I'm not talking about words like YOLO that are made up from acronyms and then suddenly catapult into sentences like real words. I'm talking about constructions of words that simply weren't used. Case … Continue reading Not your grandmas meal prep
Just popping by to share a quick lunch idea with you lovely folks. Nothing revolutionary here, but I'm telling you if you like cheese as much as I do (not possible), having it on your lunchtime sandwiches is essential. Cheese always feels like it goes a little further if you melt it down a bit. … Continue reading Because…cheese.
Guys. I did it. I poached an egg. For those of you who have poached eggs numerous times successfully, you're probably wondering what the big hoopla is about. Until this morning I had never even tried poaching an egg because of said hoopla. I feel like the world is full of anti-poachers (of the egg variety, … Continue reading Un-Poaching Believable
Hello readers! Just stopping by with a quick breakfast suggestion for those of you on your own journeys feeling deprived by a lack of pancakes (or other sweet breakfast foods). As I've mentioned I'm actually not a big sweet breakfast fan, but these bad boys are one of my favorite go-to options. 2 Large … Continue reading “Pancakes” or something like them
Was anybody else that kid in elementary school who brought tuna fish sandwiches for lunch? Even if you weren't THAT kid, you knew who THAT kid was, right?! Well, I was that kid. I was always embarrassed to open my lunch bag because it felt like you could smell the tuna from a mile away, … Continue reading The Tuna Fish Kid
I've said it before and I'll say it again, I am so grateful to live in the Golden State. Summer isn't even technically here yet, and the weather is absolute perfection. So today I took my lunch outside, and enjoyed the sunshine. Life is full of ups and downs, but I swear a little fresh air and … Continue reading sunshine and avocado: a Californian love affair