Chive Mashed Cauli Potatoes

No matter the season, no matter the occasion, if potatoes are on the menu, they better be the star! I am a self-proclaimed starch addict, and my body is mostly composed of potatoes. Mashed, roasted, grated, scalloped, I want them all.   This year for Thanksgiving, I thought I would take a step outside the…

So I Noticed You’re a Nutrition Student at UNF…

So many of my followers have reached out to me over this year asking all about my major, where I’m studying, and what it’s all like to be a nutrition student. I absolutely LOVE that you guys are reaching out and asking questions; engaging is my favorite part of Instagram! Here, I’ll be answering some…

Wild Friends Super Butter Energy Bites

Last month, I had the extreme pleasure of meeting the lovely humans behind the Wild Friends brand. I have been exclusively using their nut butters for the past two years or so, and they’re absolutely scrumptious. So much so, that I refuse to eat any other brands! Well, Keeley and Erika are absolute GEMS. They…

Lemon Garlic Banza

For the month of October, Banza is hosting a #BanzaPlus5 recipe event. The challenge? Create a yummy dish using their lentil pasta (huge protein punch!) and 5 other ingredients. My first contribution is this amazing dish I frequently made during my freshman year of college… lemon garlic pasta with arugula! It’s refreshing, light, and nutritious….

Pumpkin Muffins with Whole Foods Jacksonville

Yeah. It’s fall, my friends. And I’m hopping on the pumpkin spice train faster than you can say basic. As soon as fall hits northeast Florida, I dive into longer leggings, cozy warm meals, tea AND pumpkin muffins. I’ve always used Peta‘s recipe, but decided to look for more inspiration from Minimalist Baker, my go-to…

Bars: What’s the Deal?

I’m pretty sure I see a bar of some sort every time I scroll through my Instagram feed. Yet, there are SO many brands that it’s hard to tell which ones to incorporate into a healthy, balanced diet. Additionally, as someone who doesn’t consume dairy, eggs or gluten, there are even fewer to choose from!…

A Foodie in a Dorm

People always seem so amazed that I’m able to produce recipes, instagram posts, and healthy food all within a tiny dorm. Well, it isn’t as challenging as it sounds. Over the past  two years, I’ve picked up some crucial tips and tricks to making Instagram/foodie blogging as simple as possible while still creating healthy and…

My Skin Journey

I talk about my skin pretty frequently in my Instagram stories, and I got some interest in a post that outlines my journey from terrible acne to on-the-mend, healing, healthy skin. First of all, my acne was one of my biggest PERCEIVED flaws. By that I mean, I thought that because my skin wasn’t baby…

Nuzest – The Rundown

In the beginning of May, I was contacted by the Nuzest company to become an affiliate for their brand. I was immediately excited, because I had been using their cappuccino Clean Lean Protein for months and really loved it. So today, I am sharing my full rundown on all things Nuzest: products, recipes, reviews, referral link…

Cashew Spice Energy Bites

Some days I just get so bored with homework, that I throw it down and head to the kitchen. That just happened, and something magical came out of it: Cashew Spice Energy Bites. These little babes are very reminiscent of Square Organics’ Almond Spice bar, and I was seriously just messing around with ingredients! So,…

Philly Rundown

I’m not 100% sure how I am going to cover everything I love about Philly in this blogpost, but here’s hoping you get the gist of it all! Over the past couple of years, Philly has completely grown on me. My sister is studying there, and my entire family (besides my parents) live in that…

March Favorites

I’m bringing it back; talking about all my favorite foods, products, music and Instagram accounts. ALL RIGHT HERE.   F O O D 1. Health-ade Kombucha It definitely took a lot of brands, for me to finally join the dark side and love kombucha. Health-ade did it for me. The perfect amount of bubbliness mixed…