What I’m Watching

From competitive baking to vampires, here is a list of what’s been on my Netflix queue! Chef’s Table – Some of the world’s top gourmet chefs and their most delicious creations as well as a background into what inspired their love of food. Vampire Diaries – One of my favorite TV shows that I amContinue reading “What I’m Watching”

Vanilla Chia Seed Fruit Smoothie

After recently posting a picture of this vanilla chia seed fruit smoothie on snapchat, I got a request from a friend to put the recipe on the blog. I’m not one to enjoy all of the trendy juices or green smoothies, but prefer sticking to simple fruit based ones – especially berry flavors. Alex andContinue reading “Vanilla Chia Seed Fruit Smoothie”

Summer Romper

I love the look of summer rompers, but it is hard to find ones that meet my fit and function requirements! This one from Old Navy is just what I needed: substantial fabric and a longer inseam in the shorts. I prefer to pair it with wedges to lengthen my leg line. Super easy toContinue reading “Summer Romper”

Summer Essentials $50 and Under

This weekend kicks off the start of all things summer. We can finally trade our jeans for shorts, and show off brightly polished toes through strappy sandals and wedges. I have rounded up a few summer essentials $50 and under that would be perfect for your long weekend, or your warm-weather wardrobe in general. MyContinue reading “Summer Essentials $50 and Under”

Simple T Shirt and Jeans

I have a great appreciation for deconstructed skinnies and v necks. Pair them with cute flats, and you really can’t get a more simple, casual outfit to run around in. Light cotton shirts are perfect for the season, since they are easy to throw a jacket over when the temperature drops in the evening. TheContinue reading “Simple T Shirt and Jeans”

Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Pasta

Usually come the middle of the week, all of my motivation to cook in depth, multi-course dinners has run out, and I go for quick and easy one pot recipes. This cheesy chicken and broccoli pasta is the perfect dinner, and makes great leftovers for the next day! The recipe calls for shells, but IContinue reading “Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Pasta”

Products I Love

I never cease to get excited about beauty products! Here are four new favs that I have been using on a regular basis. Read all about the products I love, below. Happy Friday! XOXO 1.┬áDirty Works’ Coconut Body Scrub If you know me, you know my obsession with coconut scented everything. This beach inspired bodyContinue reading “Products I Love”

Cinco De Mayo Inspired Churro Cupcakes

After binge watching Cupcake Wars the last few weekends, I have been craving them! So when I found this recipe for churro cupcakes, it was love at first sight – especially with Cinco De Mayo coming up. Even better, they were surprisingly easy to make, and one of the most delicious cupcake variations I haveContinue reading “Cinco De Mayo Inspired Churro Cupcakes”

April Things

How is it already the end of April?! This month truly was busy for me; a balance of work and fun, so it’s no surprise that it flew by. These are pictures of the little things that made me happy, from flowers to iced tea. Don’t forget to follow me on social media to seeContinue reading “April Things”

5 of My Favorite Workouts

Time isn’t a factor with Tone It Up’s hiit workouts. Just 15 to 20 minutes and I am sweaty and sore. I aim to do four workouts a week, and squeezing on of these in on a busy day helps me achieve that goal. Plus Karena and Katrina are funny and entertaining, making working outContinue reading “5 of My Favorite Workouts”