Let’s play a game. First word that comes to mind when I say … Creamy Pasta Chances are you either thought 1. Delicious or 2. Fatty If you’re in camp number 1, you’re on point and I like you. If you are in camp number 2, I am about to make you really happy- because… Continue reading Lemon-Basil Angel Hair Pasta
Meatless Monday, Taco Tuesday, Fiesta Friday… This meal has got it covered. Not only is it versatile, it’s nearly no-cook, making it perfect for busy summer evenings- which I have been ALL ABOUT lately. Packing 21g protein, nearly 15g dietary fiber and healthy fats this dinner is not only tasty but will keep you… Continue reading Meatless Fiesta Flatbread
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