Moist & Delicious Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins ll Gluten-Free and Refined Sugar Free ll

Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins…and some EXCITING news!

May 23, 2016 14 comments

These are the most delicious, fluffy Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins. Eat them as a snack, for breakfast on-the-go, or pack them as a little lunchbox treat. You’d NEVER know these muffins are gluten-free. First, some news… Hey guys! Sorry, I know I was completely M.I.A. last week, but I have a REALLY good excuse. Travis and I got engaged last weekend in Philadelphia! EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEK! (—> That’s really the best way […]

Taco Salad with Chicken and Lime-Cilantro Dressing

May 13, 2016 5 comments
Taco Salad with Shredded Chicken and Lime-Cilantro Dressing! l

Hi guys — it’s Friday, wahooo! I am headed to Philadelphia this weekend for Travis’s 5th year college reunion (mine is next year, eek!). I am so excited to see friends and walk around my old college campus. Plus, you know I will be eating my way through the city these next few days. I had so many favorite restaurants in Philly and I can’t wait to get back to some of […]

Insanely Delicious Spicy Basil Chicken

May 11, 2016 4 comments
Insanely Delicious Spicy Basil Chicken with Brown Rice l It's healthy, gluten-free, and easy enough to make on a weeknight! The whole family will love this dish. l

Hi friends! Anyone else glad that it’s Wednesday already? Me, me, me! This week is cruising along and I am not complaining. Travis and I have fun weekend plans on the horizon, so I am itching to get there. I’ve got an AWESOME weeknight recipe for you guys today. This Spicy Basil Chicken is definitely going to be on regular rotation for me. I’ve made a lot of stir fry recipes and […]

The Best Spicy Mango Salsa

May 5, 2016 6 comments
The Best Spicy Mango Salsa -- Perfect for Summer BBQs! l Vegan + Gluten-Free l

Today is Cinco de Mayo! So what better day than today to introduce you to my incredible Spicy Mango Salsa recipe!? I don’t mean to brag, but this stuff is GOOD. Like really good. I know, because the first time I made this salsa, Travis ate it all in one sitting. He inhaled it so fast that I’m pretty sure he forgot to breathe. So yeah, it’s some good stuff. This Mango […]

Chef’s Cut Real Jerky Review + GIVEAWAY!

May 2, 2016 155 comments
Chef's Cut Real Jerky Review + GIVEAWAY! l

Hi friends! Happy Monday! I am so, so, SO excited to kick off the week with an awesome giveaway! Make sure you read all the way to the bottom of the post for directions on how to enter! Have you guys tried Chef’s Cut Real Jerky? It’s one of my absolute favorite snacks, especially when I’m on the go! I’ll be honest, I was never a jerky person until about a […]

White Wine Spritzer with Basil and Orange

April 20, 2016 3 comments
White Wine Spritzer with Basil and Orange l

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BlackBoxSummer #CollectiveBias The following White Wine Spritzer with Basil and Orange recipe is intended for readers who are 21 or older. Anyone who knows me well knows that wine is my drink of choice. When I’m out, I usually opt for a white wine — not because I don’t like red, in fact I LOVE […]

Kelly’s Bachelorette in Austin, TX!

April 13, 2016 5 comments
Bachelorette Weekend in Austin, TX! l

This past weekend I celebrated my friend Kelly’s bachelorette in Austin and IT WAS SO MUCH FUN!! Seriously, I had the best time. I wish I could do it all over again. Okay, actually give me like 2 more days to recover, but then I’d be ready. It was my first time in Austin, but since I was only there for 36 hours, I really want to go back soon to see more of […]

Passover Apple-Matzoh Kugel

April 6, 2016 3 comments
Passover Apple-Matzoh Kugel l

This Apple-Matzoh Kugel is a delicious Passover side dish that the whole family will love. Make it ahead of time and reheat it in the oven before your Seder. Passover will be here in just two weeks! For those of you celebrating, that means putting away all of the bread products and bringing out the matzoh! Matzoh is an unleavened flatbread, eaten during the 8 days of Passover in the Jewish […]

7 Ways to Include Your Partner in the Kitchen

April 1, 2016 9 comments
7 Ways to Include Your Partner in the Kitchen l

In many relationships there is usually one person who does most of the cooking. Some people like it this way, but others definitely wish their other half would share in some of the cooking. I feel lucky that in my relationship, both Travis and I love to cook and it’s actually one of our favorite activities to do together. From a relationship perspective, cooking with your significant other is a great way to collaborate, work […]

I went on Birthright Israel and it was AWESOME!

March 29, 2016 3 comments
I Went on Birthright Israel and it was AWESOME! l

You guys! Hi! I just got back from Israel and I am so excited to share some pics with you. Travis and I went on a Birthright trip to Israel organized by Israel Outdoors and we had such an amazing experience. Birthright is a free, educational 10 day trip to Israel for Jewish young adults between the ages of 18-26. I’ve wanted to go for many years, but I was never able […]