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

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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

Pollo en Salsa de Tomate (Chicken in Tomato Sauce)

This post is dedicated to two things - Costco and thighs. And by thighs, I mean chicken thighs. But first, let's talk about Costco. The place is amazing, like... <image source> Am I right, or am I right? Once you get hooked, you never go back! Costco is a godsend for stocking up on household … Continue reading Pollo en Salsa de Tomate (Chicken in Tomato Sauce)

Happiness Is…11.17.13, Thanksgiving & New Recipe

It's been a week of recovery and I'm finally starting to feel like my normal self again! And although I loved making warm, comforting soups, I am SO excited to be reintroducing solid food again. Humans are meant to chomp on their meals, not drink them. Tomorrow, I also end my almost two-week hiatus from … Continue reading Happiness Is…11.17.13, Thanksgiving & New Recipe

Primal Style Wild Tilapia & Mango Chili Salsa

Happy Monday folks! This will be a short post, but I'm a woman of my word! As promised, here is the recipe for the fun and fruity fish dish (say that 5 times fast) posted on my Instagram a week or so back. This was made originally as a primal dish, as it includes ghee … Continue reading Primal Style Wild Tilapia & Mango Chili Salsa