Meal Planning, Week 1

As I continue to go down my health journey, I’ve found that the weeks I plan my meals in advance are when I’m most compliant with my “diet”. I use the term “diet” loosely, as I know that any best health plan is a lifestyle not a diet. I like to plan in advance the

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Perfect Brunch in Napa at Archetype

Since this was our second trip to Napa, I had an idea of where I wanted to explore more & places I wanted to try out. On our first trip, we spent so much time at wineries (of course…) that we didn’t get to enjoy the food scene as much. I made a list of

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Boozy Popsicle Recipes

Summer is in full force at our house. After a bunch of travel earlier in May & June, we are excited to spend the rest of summer at our home in Indiana. For 4th of July, I wanted to finally try the recipe that has gone viral on Facebook. Boozy Popsicles? Yes, please. Surprisingly they’re the

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Valentine’s Day Sugar Cookies

I love baking for the holidays, and after I saw the Williams-Sonoma catalog for February come out with these adorable sugar cookies, I knew I wanted to recreate them. This was my first try at royal icing, which has always intimidated me. Making royal icing is easy – all you need are egg whites (or meringue

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Sweet Heart Peanut Butter Cookies

Valentine’s Day is definitely a top 3 holiday for me. For all you Valentine’s Day haters out there, hear me out. I love Valentine’s Day for the candy, decor, and all things pink! These cookies have been saved on my Pinterest board for a while now, and I was excited to have a free weekend

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Girls Date at Cake Bake Shop

So you know how 2017 is my Year of Health? Well I had to end 2016 with cake. It only seemed fitting. For anyone in the Indianapolis area, head up north to Broad Ripple and check out The Cake Bake Shop. Featured on Food Network’s “Guilty Pleasures” you will absolutely love your visit to this

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Brunch at Milktooth – Worth the Hype?

Milktooth restaurant was recently named one of the best restaurants in the WORLD by Conde Nast.  Located in Fletcher Place in downtown Indianapolis, I must admit I was a little skeptical about all the hype. Indiana isn’t exactly known for being a foodie town…until now. Everything I heard about Milktooth was to “give it a chance”. The

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7 Easy & Healthy Dinner Recipes to Try – August

Our trip to Ireland has me both longing for fall & wishing summer would never end. So as we enter the end of August, and therefore the inevitable end of summer, I have a few recipes on my summer bucket list I want to try! You’ll notice a theme of salads, peaches, & grilling!!! 1.

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