Life, lifestyle, nashville, travel

Tips for Cheap Travel

Hi friends! By the time you read this I will be up in the air and on my way to NYC. A couple of weeks ago I decided to bite the bullet and come visit my sweet friend, Abby, who just moved to the city at the beginning of July for work. New York has always… Continue reading Tips for Cheap Travel

Fitness Friday, Lookbooks, NAS Women's Picks, Nordstrom Anniversary Sale, sale, shop

Anniversary Sale: Athletic Wear

Hey y’all! It is my most FAVORITE time of year – the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale!! This is THE SALE of the year. Seriously, if you are going to do ANY shopping during the year – this is the time to do it!! I hope y’all enjoy! xoxo, Cara P.S. You can click on the individual… Continue reading Anniversary Sale: Athletic Wear

Food, skinny recipes, weight watchers

DIY Gyro Bar

Hey y'all! Sunday I was doing my weekly grocery store shopping and was browsing the aisles of Trader Joe's. For some reason, I felt like they had nothing that I wanted nor the things that I typically reach for each week. In hindsight, this was probably a good thing, because it forced me to think… Continue reading DIY Gyro Bar

Food, Italian, skinny recipes

Prosciutto & Arugula Pizza

Hey y'all! The other day my mom and I were participating in our favorite Sunday afternoon activity - grocery shopping - and some gorgeous looking prosciutto caught my eye. We then journeyed on to our next grocery store shop - yes, we shop at multiple grocery stores - and I picked up some arugula. While… Continue reading Prosciutto & Arugula Pizza

Life, lifestyle, sale, shop

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Hey y'all! Happy (almost) Father's Day to all the dads out there! My dad is actually impossible to shop for, so this list was pretty hard to make with him in mind. But we share a mutual love of coffee, writing things down in notebooks, and traveling, which definitely gave me a few ideas for… Continue reading Father’s Day Gift Guide

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

Life, lifestyle, travel

Cinco de Mayo + Seaside Getaway

Hey y'all! So this past weekend my sweet cousin Hannah and I made a pretty impromptu trip down to Seaside for a long weekend. It was a MUCH needed getaway for both of us as it has been her busy season during work and my travel bug has been itching like crazy. We arrived on… Continue reading Cinco de Mayo + Seaside Getaway

Food, skinny recipes, weight watchers

Colorful Southwest Salad

Hey y'all! I'm not kidding when I say that I could have a salad or sandwich for every meal for the rest of my life. I love salads and how much you can do with them and that really no two salads are the same. My most current obsession is this AH-MAZING southwest salad that… Continue reading Colorful Southwest Salad