As a dietitian people are always curious about what I eat. I am expected to eat only plants, strange ancient grains, and anything exotic. Hate to burst the bubble that this RD’s image sits in, but that’s just not how I roll (nor how most RD’s do, to be honest) Yes I like kombucha, flax… Continue reading Simple & Quick Chicken & Broccoli
Guys… I have a serious problem… I am in a RUT. And I am talkin’ a pretty bad one. A. My brain feels fried. Between a full time unpaid job “internship” and about a 25 hr work week on top of that, my creativity is sometimes lacking B. My time is crunched. By the time… Continue reading Rut.
68. The number of hours I spent interning and working this week. And that is considered a light week! Whew. It doesn’t sound crazy until I do the math… Thankfully I actually really enjoy both my internship and my job, which happen to be at the same place. Maybe I should just live at the… Continue reading Fruit & Nut Sticky Rice
Who is with me when I say that, sometimes, you just need a big juicy burger? Aint that the truth! Last week Joseph (who has been turning into quite the little chef!) had mentioned that he wanted to make some and ever since then I have been craving one. Plus, with summer coming to a… Continue reading Onion-Smothered Italian Burgers
If there is one thing that I know it is that it is HARD to please people. Like, really hard. Be it with your friends, family or in your career, it’s nearly impossible. You’re probably thinking “Wow, Colleen… Try not to kill my good mood, will ya?” But hold the phone! Before you go jumping… Continue reading Blueberry-Lemon Banana Bread with Cream Cheese Glaze
Hi friends, I finally ran out of blueberries, such a sad day it was. But no worries, I went picking again yesterday =] This time we headed out toward the lake shore. My goodness does that make a difference! I love the local orchard because it is so convenient and it has always kind of… Continue reading Grilled Chicken With Blueberry-Basil Salsa
It is officially my favorite time of the year. Summer? No, that’s old news. I am talking about BLUEBERRY SEASON! I have been going blueberry picking every year for as long as I can remember. It is my all-time favorite thing to do, hands down. There is an orchard about 3 miles from my house… Continue reading Oozing Blueberry Pie