Meal Prep Inspiration Round 2: Lunch and dinner ideas

Checkout my last post Meal Prep Inspiration Round 1 where I share some healthy breakfast ideas and some of my freezer and pantry essentials. As promised, here's an example of some of my lunch and dinner meals prepared over the Summer. **A reminder that I draw inspiration from various sources and most of the time…

Meal Prep Inspiration Round 1: My weekend ritual and breakfast ideas

With summer coming to an end and school back in session, falling back into a balanced routine is essential. Sometimes life gets in the way of the most essential piece of my own routine --my weekly meal prep ritual. However, I find that those weekends I fail to plan and prep always tend to create more stress and challenge throughout the busy…

My 80/20 Practice and Weekly Meat-free Rotation Ritual

Words I live by. Many ask me about my personal dietary pattern and Michael Pollan’s words sum it up. I eat real, whole, unprocessed foods 80-90% of the time. This eating pattern provides my body with sufficient nourishment to process 10-20% of my diet that might be less than optimal. People always automatically assume that I…

Variation is Key to a Balanced Diet

In a previous post, There’s no single right way to eat, but incorporating more whole foods is a good place to start! I discussed the benefits of whole foods and introduced an easy self-assessment tool you could use to get started. Now it takes some time and experimentation but once you've figured out what specific foods work for…

There’s no single right way to eat, but incorporating more whole foods is a good place to start!

Nutrition is a broad and continually evolving topic, and with all the media attention paid to fad diets and quick weight-loss schemes, and with all the food and health blogs out there, it can feel very overwhelming to sift through all the information to determine what works, what doesn’t, what’s real, what’s bogus. Now you…

My honeymoon in Spain inspired some fun weekend food prep back home

It’s been a week since I’ve returned from my honeymoon in Spain and  it was delicious! Besides touring around to see the sights, we of course ate our way through Madrid, Sevilla, Nerja, and Barcelona. Everything was perfect!   Now you can imagine how behind I felt after a few weeks of stressful last-minute wedding…