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Nacho Typical Meal Prep

Nachos are not traditionally a healthy meal prep recipe, but it can be with pepper nachos! But first, define “healthy” in your own words. Everyone has their own idea of what healthy is, but I think that most people would agree that we should eat more fresh vegetables and less (salty) chips. So here’s my pepper nachos recipe… Note: The pictures below look messy, but … Continue reading Nacho Typical Meal Prep

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Quinoa Black Bean & Veggie Burgers

Sink your teeth into this. These tasty quinoa and black bean burgers may make you reconsider ever eating meat again. Just eat more veggies! Honestly, they will never be as good as SUPERIORITY BURGER (tasty East Village Vegan burger joint) but we can try by making this recipe! Veggie Burgers, What Up? Ingredients: 1 can black beans, rinsed and drained 1/4 cup quinoa 1/2 cup … Continue reading Quinoa Black Bean & Veggie Burgers

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Pizza & wine are all you need

“All you need is love, all you need is love, All you need is love, love. Love is all you need.” – The Beatles Do you have a favorite food that you love? If you’re human, you probably do. And it’s probably something delicious made with real butter, sugar, and the good kind of fat. Over the last few million years of evolution, sugar, salt, … Continue reading Pizza & wine are all you need

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Meal Preppin’ on a Monday

I’m sharing two easy recipes for you to meal prep all week long! These recipes pack a ton of protein, veggies, and flavor to keep you from feeling bored. Are you ready for healthy eating all week long? Hard boiled Eggs & Veggies  Protein-packed, low carb, and surprisingly filling.  1. Hard boil 6-8 eggs for the week. These are easy protein sources that you can eat … Continue reading Meal Preppin’ on a Monday

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#Blizzard2016 in NYC

We survived the second biggest snowstorm in NYC’s history. If you’re reading this, I’m guessing you survived too! So, reward yourself and heat up some tea (or even better, a hot toddy) and view some of my unedited (slightly unprofessional) iPhone pics from the weekend! Prepare yourself to see what New York City really looks like when it snows. The gorgeous, white snow will turn … Continue reading #Blizzard2016 in NYC

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Oatmeal PB Banana Bites

I know, I know it’s been a long time since I last posted. Here’s a quick and easy healthy breakfast recipe for the weekend! Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bites  Healthy baked oatmeal bursting with crunchy peanut butter and banana! Makes 6-8 servings Ingredients: 2 cups old fashioned rolled oats 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1  teaspoon (or more) ground cinnamon 1 cup milk (dairy or non-dairy) … Continue reading Oatmeal PB Banana Bites

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Garden Tomato Basil Soup & Other Musings

Yesterday I noticed that my basil and small tomatoes were growing like weeds. If I didn’t trim the basil, it would continue to grow straight up, become too tall and heavy, and potentially greet my neighbors upstairs. See: What I’ve Learned About Growing Herbs: Part II. As with all herbs, I’ve learned that you want to cut the herb just above a set of growing … Continue reading Garden Tomato Basil Soup & Other Musings