Thankful for the little things

There is so much going on in the world, and in my little corner of it, that I wanted to take some time to reflect on the all little things I’m thankful for every day. These are the little patches of happiness that bring me unmitigated joy, the seemingly unimportant pieces of my life that… Continue reading Thankful for the little things


Weight Watchers-friendly Weekly Menu Plan

Recently one of my sweet friends asked me to put together a week of quick, healthy meals for her family that she could make in “less than 10 minutes” and that her three-year-old would eat. She said she could put aside Sunday afternoon for meal prep, but probably no more time than that. I’ve wanted… Continue reading Weight Watchers-friendly Weekly Menu Plan

17 Easy swaps to make your diet more Weight Watchers-friendly

My beautiful, sweet, amazing friend just told me she joined Weight Watchers, and I found myself wanting to do everything I could to help her make the most of it. Having to completely overhaul your diet can be so discouraging, especially if you’re someone who thought she already ate pretty well, like I was. So… Continue reading 17 Easy swaps to make your diet more Weight Watchers-friendly

Blueberry Oatmeal Anytime Muffins

Lately I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect blueberry muffins. I found these, and they are AMAZING; if you’re not on Weight Watchers I highly recommend them. If you are on Weight Watchers, they’re 9 SmartPoints each and you’ll definitely want at least two, so probably not the best choice. I looked around some… Continue reading Blueberry Oatmeal Anytime Muffins

A few of my favorite things: August 2016 Edition

1. Product: Aveeno Shave Gel I bought this after reading about it in InStyle’s 2016 Best Beauty Buys, and so far I love it. It has a sweet almond scent, which is my favorite, and it goes on smoothly and leaves my skin soft. Would definitely recommend for all that pesky summer shaving! 2. Resource:… Continue reading A few of my favorite things: August 2016 Edition

Protein Powder Recipes

Sometime during my current weight loss/healthy eating journey, I embraced protein powder. I appreciate how full I feel after a protein shake in the morning, and how a shake in the evening has replaced my once-nightly bowl of ice cream. I’ve been working on this post for a while, trying to find the perfect recipe… Continue reading Protein Powder Recipes