Food, skinny recipes, vegetarian, weight watchers

6-ish Ingredient Pasta Salad

Hey y'all! Summer is winding down, but the heat is still in full effect in Nashville and it is downright stifling. I've told y'all about my aversion to warm foods during the warm months, and it's still reigning true. This past weekend I had the house to my self (#blessed) and after an intense workout (still… Continue reading 6-ish Ingredient Pasta Salad

Food, skinny recipes, weight watchers

Sweet Chili Salmon

Hey y'all! So if you follow me on Instagram (you should be!!), you'll know that I got over my hatred of salmon last week. I finally broke down and bought a salmon skewer to add to our Father's Day spread because I know how many health benefits salmon has and I really wanted to give… Continue reading Sweet Chili Salmon

Food, mexican, skinny recipes, weight watchers

BBQ Chicken Quesadillas

Hey y'all! A couple of weeks ago I was REALLY craving some good old fashioned carbs, but I wanted to eat something that wouldn't break the points bank (what up Weight Watchers) or leave me feeling super guilty an hour later. Plus, I have been on a huge barbecue kick lately. If you can't tell,… Continue reading BBQ Chicken Quesadillas

Fitness Friday, Life, lifestyle, Uncategorized

Fitness Friday Introduction

Hey y'all! I am so excited to introduce you to the Fitness Friday series, which will go live the second Friday of each month and will be written by my friend Madii. She's an expert and is serious #fitnessgoals. So, without further ado, here is her first post! xoxo, Cara Hi everyone! My name is Madii… Continue reading Fitness Friday Introduction

Food, mexican

Cauliflower Mexican Rice

Hey y'all! Happy almost Cinco de Drinko Mayo! This is hands down my favorite holiday of the year (except 4th of July!). Though I'm currently celebrating by drinking a margarita on the beach with my sweet cousin, Hannah, I wanted to make sure that you all celebrated in a fun way too. The last couple of weeks I've… Continue reading Cauliflower Mexican Rice

Food, mexican, skinny recipes, vegetarian, weight watchers

Skinny Huevos Rancheros Inspired Eggs

I'm baaaaaaaack! After a couple weeks of posting sporadically or not at all, I'm back to getting on a schedule. And speaking of getting back into a routine, I'm majorly revamping my diet and fitness plan. I have been pretty good about working out and have a relatively healthy diet, but the last two weeks… Continue reading Skinny Huevos Rancheros Inspired Eggs

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, 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, vegetarian, weight watchers

Easy Hummus

Hey y'all! I've got one final Super Bowl Week recipe for you - a super easy classic hummus. At my house, hummus is a real crowd pleaser and it's something that we always keep stocked in our refrigerator. I love that hummus is such an easy, healthy snack. You can pair it with a ton… Continue reading Easy Hummus