Category: cooking

WFTW Kitchen & Hosting Gift Guide

You guys knew I had to put a lil somethin’ somethin’ together for food *and drink* related gifts! Several of the items listed here are things that I have and love, OR they are on my wish list this year! I have divided them into two categories: “For Your Kitchen” and “For Hosting”. The hosting

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Avocado Tips & Tricks

Considering how often I post avocados on Instagram and get questions about picking out good ones, I feel like this post is a little overdue. But hey, better late than never. Would you believe me if I told you I never ate avocados until about two years ago? Now Ethan says I put avocado on

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Baked Honey Garlic Chicken with Quinoa and Veggies

Okay, okay — I asked, and you answered. I polled you guys the other day to see if you wanted me to share an easy and healthy dinner recipe, or an article about body image/social media, and the majority of you went with the dinner recipe. You guys clearly love and think about food as

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WFTW Kitchen Essentials

It’s no secret that I spend a lot of my time in the kitchen. I love to cook and bake and hello, I’m a food blogger. So of course I have some go-to kitchen tools that I use on a regular basis to make my life a little easier and the cooking process a little

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Five-Ingredient Guacamole

Is the day after Cinco de Mayo too late to be posting a guacamole recipe? I mean, guacamole is delicious at all times, right? After almost three years of blogging you’d think I’d be getting better at the whole planning ahead for holidays thing. But, no such luck. It’s crazy how you get through one

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Healthy Crockpot Chicken Tacos Two Ways

Taco Tuesday is the best, isn’t it? Especially crockpot chicken Taco Tuesday. There is honestly nothing better than walking in the door after a long day of work and getting hit in the face with the delicious smell of tacos. Not to mention your dinner is already made for you. Double win. This recipe was previously titled

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Mexi-Veggie Stuffed Sweet Potato

I feel like the whole “meal prep” thing has really been catching on lately. Not just with all the foodies I follow, but with some of my friends and family members too, and I love seeing it! Mostly because as a dietitian, I preach it all the time. Whenever someone comes to me about their struggles with

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Will Eating Fat Make Me Fat?

These days everyone wants to try the latest fad diet, whether it may be low-carb, low-fat, extremely low-calorie, or a “juice cleanse”. The one that they’ve heard will give them the best, and most importantly, the quickest results. We all want to lose weight; we just don’t want to do it the healthy way, because that takes way too much time and effort.

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What a Dietitian Eats

Every once in a while I like to do a post in which I feature some of my favorite new food discoveries, or staples in my diet that I think everyone should know about and work into their diets as well! (Previously known as Peek Into My Pantry, A Few of My Favorite Things, etc.)

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Passion vs. Obsession: When Healthy Eating Goes Too Far

I have always been a huge perfectionist; that’s something that will probably never change. In some cases it has actually been beneficial. I did really well in school because it was important to me. I didn’t just do it for the grade (although that helped), but I did it because of what I believed it said

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