Recipe: Superfood Pumpkin Treats

Fall is finally here! I always thought Spring was my favorite season but I was wrong.... Who doesn't love the changing of the leaves, cozy weather, boots and PUMPKIN?! Yes I know it's only the second week of September I've already stocked up on as many candles, soaps and wall plug-ins as I can. Lol The pumpkin… Continue reading Recipe: Superfood Pumpkin Treats

Recipe: Double Trouble Treats

Hi y'all and happy Fri-YAY! Sorry I've been MIA with the blog posts, I've been beyond busy. But last night I decided to make two of my favorite treats and share them with my coworkers today. I made one batch of Greek yogurt granola cups and one batch of peanut butter banana "cookies." Both recipes… Continue reading Recipe: Double Trouble Treats

I’m Back! 

Hiiiiiiiiii everybody! Wow I can't believe it's been this long since I've posted anything on here. I'm a tad embarrassed but hey, I've been busy and that's ok! 😉 I have been focusing on ME... My work, my health, my fitness, my relationships. I am learning the true meaning of balance in all aspects of… Continue reading I’m Back! 

Family Weekend of Fun

The hardest thing for me on my journey has been learning how to relax and have fun and not worry about work, bills, etc. I am learning how to enjoy free time and not worry about being "lazy." It's OK to do nothing sometimes and just indulge. My family came to visit me for 4 days… Continue reading Family Weekend of Fun

Recipe: 4 Ingredient Protein Pancakes

OK, so lately I've been browsing the internet for cool new recipes and learning about different ingredients that can be used as healthy substitutes in foods I love. One of the recipes that really caught my eye was protein pancakes - I've been wanting to try these for some time but I usually just rotate… Continue reading Recipe: 4 Ingredient Protein Pancakes

Happy #FitnessFriday!

Rise and shine it's #FitnessFriday! A beautiful weekend hike along trails at Cabrillo National Monument!  Although the weekend is approaching, don't give up on your goals! Sometimes we have a bad habit of working really hard during the week and then slacking waaaayyyy off on the weekends (I am guilty of this too!). Maybe your idea of… Continue reading Happy #FitnessFriday!

Recipe: Chile Verde Chicken Tacos

In honor of #TacoTuesday, I decided to treat myself after a long day and an intense evening boxing session. When Tuesday nights roll around, I desperately miss my grandma's greasy fried carne asada tacos from back home, but I have learned to cook healthy alternatives that still satisfy my cravings. So tonight I made shredded… Continue reading Recipe: Chile Verde Chicken Tacos