Catching Up + Maple-Almond Crunch (A Gluten-Free Granola Recipe)

Hi everyone, I can't believe it's been over a year since I've written! I apologize for leaving without an explanation, but this last year has been so exciting and so very busy with new things. For starters, last August Matt and I got engaged while camping up in the mountains at my favorite lake. It … Continue reading Catching Up + Maple-Almond Crunch (A Gluten-Free Granola Recipe)

CrossFit Livermore Weight Loss Challenge Wrap-Up

Happy Friday! As of yesterday, the CrossFit Livermore 60 Day Weight Loss Challenge¬†that I've been participating in, has officially ended. Watching everyone progress and reach their goals over the past 60 days has been such an amazing experience! So many new friendships were formed, and together we laughed, we sweated, we struggled, got frustrated, pushed … Continue reading CrossFit Livermore Weight Loss Challenge Wrap-Up

Ceviche de Pescado (Fish Ceviche)

We've had some beautiful weather here lately in Northern California. It's been sunny and warm, with temperatures hovering around the high 60's, low 70's. It's been rough guys, real rough. Last week, it was so warm that Matt and I decided to break out the new cornhole boards, set up the BBQ and play outside … Continue reading Ceviche de Pescado (Fish Ceviche)

Game Day Recipes – Buffalo Chicken Wings & Caramelized Onion Cauliflower “Hummus”

Are you ready for some football?!? <image source> Super Bowl Sunday¬†is here, and if you're any sort of football fan, you're getting all geared up for a fun day of football, friends, food and maybe some adult beverages. If you're still looking for a healthy, paleo-friendly dish to bring to your football party, wait no … Continue reading Game Day Recipes – Buffalo Chicken Wings & Caramelized Onion Cauliflower “Hummus”

Sunny Side Up Breakfast Flatbread Pizza

I live in a house of CrossFitters. There are four of us - six if you include significant others that we consider honorary roommates - and it's no secret that we love to lift heavy and we LOVE to eat. Most of our interactions in the house happen post-WOD, when we're all in the kitchen … Continue reading Sunny Side Up Breakfast Flatbread Pizza

Big ‘Ol Chopped Taco Salad

I love a good salad. I'm talking about a big, fat salad with different elements, textures, and flavors. A salad that satisfies from the first bite all the way to the very last crumb. This salad - this incredible salad that I dream about sometimes - is full of fresh, whole ingredients and doesn't need … Continue reading Big ‘Ol Chopped Taco Salad

This Week – We Snack, with *2* New Snack Recipes

Hi guys! Today is a special day on the blog - it's snack-palooza! That's right, today I'm sharing two new recipes that are downright perfect for you when you need a quick and healthy pick-me-up between meals. It's time to change the way we think about snack time. Snacks tend to get a bad rap … Continue reading This Week – We Snack, with *2* New Snack Recipes