Here’s What (I’m obsessed with right now)

When I love something, I LOVE it. Like, tell everyone I know about it. Talk incessantly about it. Post about it on social media. Here’s what I’m crazy about right now … These pants!!! I am absolutely head over heels in love with these pants! They’re so, so dope. First of all, the flare leg…

Pickle-Brined Chicken Tenders

If you’ve got little ones padding around your house, chicken nuggets and tenders are a staple. While mine is a little too young to really get down on the McNuggets, I know he will be ready to tear them up any day now. So, I’ve prepared myself with this healthy alternative to those fried ones…

Brand New Brands to Love

I used to wear fonky (that’s South Louisiana speak for cheap or generally crappy) old t-shirts and 1,000-year old, faded yoga pants to the gym. And that was fine for a while. But then, I started to think that some new workout threads might get me a little more excited about getting fit. A new…

Here’s What (I’m obsessed with right now)

When I love something, I LOVE it. Like, tell everyone I know about it. Talk incessantly about it. Post about it on social media. Here’s what I’m crazy about right now … GINGER!!! As I was writing a story for a magazine that I freelance for, my mind began to wander and I started to…

Grilled Chicken Bruschetta

It’s getting to be that time of year when tomatoes are at their ripest and basil is at its most abundant. Seriously, is there anything more summer-y than a Caprese salad?? It’s seriously one of my most favorite things. I’ve always loved tomatoes. My grandparents always had tons and tons of tomato plants on their…

Rookie of the Year

We’ve all been the new kid in class. Whether it be grade school, college, or a group exercise class. It can be nerve-wracking, but it doesn’t have to be daunting. Just the other morning, a new face showed up in spin class. She was friendly and very candid about her newbie status. She asked for…

Here’s What (I’m obsessed with right now)

When I love something, I LOVE it. Like, tell everyone I know about it. Talk incessantly about it. Post about it on social media. Here’s what I’m crazy about right now … My new gym bag! I know I’ve already mentioned it here, but I recently got it from my sister, and to say that…

Here’s What (I’m obsessed with right now)

When I love something, I LOVE it. Like, tell everyone I know about it. Talk incessantly about it. Post about it on social media. Here’s what I’m crazy about right now … CLEAR SKIN!!!!!!! I’m very fortunate that skin issues have never been a huge problem of mine, but I still battle the occasional breakouts….

Asian (insert protein of choice) Salad

Who doesn’t love a good salad? I know that a salad every now and again is just the thing that I’m looking for. With the rising temperatures, eating on the lighter side has never tasted so good, and this Asian-inspired salad is perfect. Here’s what you’ll need: Salad greens Chopped red bell pepper Chopped green…