surfs out salad

  I've got a few good meals to share plus we walked to Fire Island last night for dinner! I still love to create my own salad at Panera. The current Panera salad options on the menu just don't do it for me. I used to love the Hummus Power Bowl from the secret menu [...]

spoons ice cream cereal bar

  I have been waiting for Spoons Ice Cream & Cereal Bar to open for months. The hype was all over social media and I was literally waiting by my Instagram for the grand opening announcement. Spoons opened last week and we finally went the other day to check it out! Spoons Ice Cream & [...]

heather and me

  Aside from sharing yesterday's workout recap and mentioning that my new training plan starts today, I feel like we haven't really chatted in a few days! It felt so good to finally go food shopping. I rushed out the door the other morning to Trader Joe's to restock the house with some food essentials. [...]

4 miles

    It was an overall hot, humid and busy week! Running still felt nice as I already know to adjust my mindset and pace according to the weather. I am really just happy to run every morning, not caring about specific workouts or pushing myself to move any faster than what feels comfortable on [...]


  My friend Dina borrowed my can opener last week. I told her there was no rush in returning it, I just wouldn't be able to open a can of chickpeas until she gave it back. Let's see how long I can go before not having a can opener starts to bother me. I usually [...]

dos caminos vegetarían naked tacos

  I had THE BEST vegetarian tacos at Dos Caminos Monday night and couldn't wait to tell you about them today! Let's back up a bit first to Monday morning. I'm still eating a super small bowl of oatmeal before I head out for my run. After my workout and shower, I had this cold [...]