Food, skinny recipes, weight watchers

Three Ingredient Thursday: Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Bowl

Hey y'all, I’m so excited to kick off a new monthly series called ‘Three Ingredient Thursday.’ Each installment will feature a recipe that takes only three ingredients to make. These ingredients don’t include spices and seasonings or broth, but will generally only be comprised of three main components. The first recipe I’m featuring is my… Continue reading Three Ingredient Thursday: Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Bowl

Food, mexican, skinny recipes, weight watchers

Six Ingredient Salsa Verde Soup

Hey y'all! Last week Nashville was hit hard by a cold front (boo!!) and I was craving something warm and delicious. By this point you know how much I love anything Tex-Mex and SIMPLE and this soup fits the bill. A few weeks ago I was babysitting and the mom had leftover soup for us… Continue reading Six Ingredient Salsa Verde Soup

Food, skinny recipes, weight watchers

Skinny Shrimp Scampi

Hey y'all!! The other day I picked up some shrimp at Trader Joe's and was CRAVING them that night and thought up this super simple shrimp scampi dish. My dad LOVED it so much he's already requesting we have it again next week. What You'll Need: 1 tablespoon unsalted butter 1 tablespoon capers 1/4 cup… Continue reading Skinny Shrimp Scampi

Food, skinny recipes, weight watchers

What I Ate Wednesday: 2.22

Hey y'all! With Lent quickly approaching I am trying to get my mind wrapped around my intentions between now and Easter. My birthday is also coming up and I've decided that 23 is the year that I get it in gear. With that being said I've tried to incorporate some healthy habits into my daily… Continue reading What I Ate Wednesday: 2.22

Food, Sweet Treats

Chocolate Pecan Pie

Happy Valentine's Day, my lovebugs!! I hope you're spending your day surrounded by your loved ones, your significant other, or copious amounts of rose like I will be. I'm sorry for the lack of posts last week, I was busy traveling for job interviews (eek, cross your fingers for me!) and nannying. Today I'm going… Continue reading Chocolate Pecan Pie

Food, skinny recipes, weight watchers

Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Hey y’all!! Today we’re making buffalo chicken stuffed sweet potatoes and I cannot rave about them enough! The mix of sweet and spicy is delicious and surprising to the taste buds. My love affair with sweet potatoes is relatively new and we have along, complicated history together. One of my earliest memories is my cousins… Continue reading Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Food, vegetarian

$50 at Trader Joe’s

Hey y'all! By this point you are probably well aware of my obsession with Trader Joe's. It is definitely my grocery store of choice. I am a firm believer that at Trader Joe's (TJ's from henceforth) you get the most bang for your buck for really good, fresh products. The TJ's in Nashville, like most… Continue reading $50 at Trader Joe’s

Food, Italian, skinny recipes, weight watchers

Skinny Zucchini Lasagna

Hey y’all! In the New Year I vowed to curb my love of carbs, because let me tell you – I LOVE pasta! Seriously, what is better than a big bowl of pasta?? In order to make one of my favorites, lasagna, more waistlines friendly I turned to my favorite pasta alternative – zoodles! If… Continue reading Skinny Zucchini Lasagna

Food, Italian, Life, lifestyle, mexican

What I Ate Wednesday 

Hey y'all! This week has been crazy. I just moved back to Nashville from DC and between the move and getting everyone's Christmas gifts life has been STRESSFUL. But I thought I would show you all what I eat in a typical day. I try to maintain a relatively healthy diet because I LOVE wine… Continue reading What I Ate Wednesday