#PicnicBasket Recipes & Win a $350 Williams-Sonoma Picnic Basket

During the summer, Boston has free outdoor concerts that city goers attend with a picnic dinner in tow. It’s a fun little activity that I particularly enjoy. Searching for inspiration on what to bring in my basket for a concert this Wednesday, I created a Foodie collection featuring 12 of my favorite picnic meal ideas. […]

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Marathon Training Half Way Point

I am 10 weeks in and have 9 weeks to go until I attempt to run my first marathon. Up to this point, I have actually enjoyed training. However, this past Friday I had to run 16 miles and that my friends may have been my tipping point. I’m not smiling in the above picture […]

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Chapters of My Life

If you noticed I haven’t been posting as much this week, that is because I’m on a mini vacation with my family in Cape Cod. My brother’s family flew in from LA on Tuesday night and I drove down with my sister and her family yesterday. When it rains on the Cape, there is a […]

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Chocolate Crunch Protein Balls

New video featuring one of my favorite recipes from Get Skinny Again! Enjoy This is my newest video on my YouTube channel. If you aren’t a subscriber, what are you waiting for!?Tweet

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Back To School Snack Ideas: Gluten Free Haul from Whole Foods

I love buying new snack foods at Whole Foods. With the new school year just around the corner, I thought it would be fun to share a few new items that may have eluded your shopping cart and give you some inspiration for new and exciting snacks. This haul features three NEW items and one […]

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Simple Vegan Cheesecake Cups

My favorite course is always dessert, especially when visiting vegan restaurants. To non-vegans this may sound crazy. Vegans know how to make the best tasting faux-cream treats that do not leave you feeling bloated and tired, like you just ate way too much. Of course when I go to vegan restaurants I eat way too […]

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What Not To Eat This Summer: 4 Common Toxic Foods

You know not to eat fried foods and ice cream on a regular basis. I’m not here to tell you that. I want to open your eyes to 4 foods that are often mistaken for being harmless yet are frequently consumed during the summer. As always, in moderation you will be fine but don’t make […]

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Summer Tummy & Tush Workout

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If you are looking for a butt and abs workout without equipment, it is your lucky day. During the summer, I personally focus on my tush and tummy for feeling confident in a bathing suit. This workout features some of my favorite moves that help tone, lift and strengthen my coveted bikini parts. All you […]

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10 Tips To Make Running Suck Less

I get a lot of questions about how I stay motivated when it comes to running. It is easy for me because I love it but I know that is not the norm. On rare occasions, even I find myself saying, “This sucks.” These 10 tips have helped me to usually enjoy running but if […]

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Best Homemade BBQ Sauce Recipe – No Sugar Added

BBQ sauce has always been one of my summer staple condiments but, more often than not, is made with high fructose corn syrup. It was about time I tried making my own homemade from scratch to avoid it and eliminate excessive added sugar. Condiments like bbq and even ketchup and cocktail sauce that massively consumed […]

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