Whole30 Round 4 – Week 4

Last week my friends! We are so close to being done! Food boredom has definitely hit me lately, or better yet, I’m just tired of putting forth so much effort I think haha…this mama is just tired! But we push through, we are almost done and I know it will be worth it in the […]

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What I’m Reading -January 2019

Hello 2019! It’s hard to believe we are already one month into the year! I am still hoping to keep up with my book reviews here this year, because it is something I enjoy doing and talking with you about! I feel like I have a pretty good line up for this month, so let’s […]

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Whole30 Round 4 – Week 3

People! We are HALF WAY! Whoo hoo!!! See, it’s not as hard as you think! That first week is probably the hardest, just getting used to really contemplating food choices and planning your meals, and also your body adjusting…but I feel like once you hit that half way mark, you really see WHY you did […]

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Whole30 Round 4 – Week 2

Friends! Pat yourself on the back and do a big happy dance, because if you are checking out this post, it is VERY likely that you finished you first week of a Whole30!!!! YAY!!! SEVEN full days of real food! Hopefully you are already seeing some changes in your energy and the way your body […]

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Jambalaya

I’m always looking for unique spins on classic foods for us to try. It’s easy to get bored with food making the same things over and over, so I always keep my eyes peeled for something new that we might like to try. I made this jambalaya in the fall, after I saw it on […]

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Ashley’s Pico de Gallo

So Ashley and I talk about food. A lot. We talk about food a lot. It’s totally normal for us to be drooling over pictures of food we send each other. I mean, normal for us…maybe that’s not normal????! Hahaha, but we both love food. We love creating food and enjoying different flavors of food. […]

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Jamaican Jerk Salmon, Mango Salsa and Plantain Rice

THIS. This meal, was my most favorite meal of 2018. It deserves a trophy. I could probably eat it every week. My mouth is watering for it right now as we speak. And I’m not being overly dramatic. I found this beauty on Pinterest here, and kind of modified the meal to our own tastes. […]

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Whole30 Round 4 – Week 1

Hello friends! Who’s ready to start their Whole30?!?! This has been us for the last week seeing family for the holidays 😂 All the food AHH! January is our favorite month to do a Whole30 reset, it just is so easy to feel motivated after two and a half months of eating junk and cookies […]

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St. Louis, MO 2018 – Day 2: St. Louis Zoo

We woke up bright and early and went to our hotel lobby to get breakfast, then let Jenson take a quick nap and got ready to go to the St. Louis Zoo. We planned to stay the whole day here because of its size and having so much to do. St. Louis has a GREAT […]

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Simple Skillet Bacon Sausage and Potatoes

This is such an easy go to meal my friends!! I am always making sausage and potatoes it seems, but I have to give my hubby all the credit with putting the bacon spin on this! I was trying to get the baby down for an evening nap and when I came out, he was […]

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Plantain Rice Taco Bowls

This is how I feel about my plantain rice… Can’t stop, won’t stop. Just keep making it 27 times in a row and pushing it into different t meals haha! Tonight I made your basic taco meat, and put it together with the plantain rice to make some taco rice bowls. You can check out […]

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St. Louis, MO 2018 – Day 1: Traveling From Houston

So when I mentioned to one of my friends that we were taking a trip to St. Louis, Mo, she responded with, “why???” Haha!!! Which I totally get, it’s probably not the most desirable city to travel to, but there is a lot more to do there than one might think, and hopefully these posts […]

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