Welcome 2017! I for one am happy that 2016 has come and gone. It was a busy year full of some really great memories, but also some really trying times. I am finally back at work from a nice long two-week break. Our vacation to St. Lucia was amazing. I can't wait to share pictures… Continue reading Happy New Year!- Christmas Recap, Goals, and 6 Weeks of Fitness and Clean Eating!
Good morning! The weather is chilly, the leaves are falling, and everyone is decorating for Christmas! I love this time of year. Even though work has been CRAZY, I am trying to enjoy every minute I have at home, and really stay on top of working out. It's been hard with all of the delicious… Continue reading Christmas & Vacation Prep!
Hi! It's been forever since I have posted. Between work, prepping for Thanksgiving, eating way too much food, and more work, I just have been so busy. I HAVE to share these gluten free oatmeal cream pie's I made for Thanksgiving day dessert. They are seriously so good. The cookies are soft and chewy, and… Continue reading Gluten Free Oatmeal Cream Pies!
It's been rainy and cool the last few days. Perfect for staying in, cuddling up on the couch with some snacks, and watching a good movie. I've been craving Cheez-its recently. Before Celiac, they were definitely one of my go to snacks. Salty, cheesy, crunchy, what's not to love?!? While contemplating how to make these… Continue reading Homemade Gluten Free Cheez-its!
Finally getting around to finishing my trip to Denver recap! I got sick last week (yay cold season) and spent all of the weekend recovering. I couldn't miss out on telling you all about the BEST gluten free pizza crust I have ever had. You heard me, the BEST ever. Ok, starting where I left… Continue reading Gluten Free in Denver-Part 2: Coffee, Pumpkins, and Damn Good GF Pizza!
Happy Monday! I am feeling relaxed and rejuvenated from my trip to Denver this past weekend. We were celebrating my husband's 30th birthday and enjoying some real fall weather! We arrived Thursday evening and headed straight to our super cool hotel, The Crawford. The Crawford hotel is connected to Union Station, the hub for the… Continue reading Gluten Free in Denver Part 1: Pancakes, Mountains, and Burgers (all Gluten Free!)
Hi Everyone! I'm in a great mood because in just a couple days I will be heading to Denver for a last minute decision trip. Nick's 30th birthday is coming up and we wanted to do something special. We were also ready to get out of the Texas heat. It has somehow crept back up… Continue reading Octoberfest, Month Fitness Challenge, & Packing
Yay Friday! This has been one very long week. I'm looking forward to an easy weekend spent with family and enjoying the gorgeous weather here! By Tuesday of this week, I had a killer sweet tooth and needed something I could whip up quickly. I'm all about copycat recipes now. I love to find a… Continue reading Gluten Free Cake Batter Blondies!
Happy Monday Friends! The weather has finally provided us some fall temps here in Dallas. Mid 60's, rainy, and perfect for enjoying my coffee and gluten free pumpkin bread this morning. I had an incredibly busy weekend. I worked all Friday night and Saturday night (yay fall semester!), so I was super excited to take… Continue reading Fall FabFitFun Box, Chili, and Blackberry Cocktails!
Happy First Day of Fall! And guys.... there is a real cold front coming! It may currently be in the 90s (STILL!), but come Sunday we will have some nice cool weather. In preparation for actual fall temps, I decided to have a Pumpkin Spice Latte taste off! First up: Starbucks Now I should preface… Continue reading Battle of the Pumpkin Spice Latte: Starbucks vs Local