Kaffee und Kuchen (Coffee and Cake) should be your new favorite afternoon tradition.
Gross! A Budget: How This Health Conscious Millennial Mom Attempts to Save
No one likes a budget. But, counting your pennies can add up to real savings and in this day and age, we need all the help we can get.
Raw Cocoa and Kale Smoothie
Since starting my health journey, I’ve read several diet books, articles and cook books looking for inspiration. To be honest, I have no idea what the right way to eat is. There may not be one. For now, I’m just trying out what may be right for me. So far, I’ve been avoiding grains, legumes,…
Creamy (Vegan) Cilantro Lime Dressing Makes My World Go Round
There’s nothing like a fantastic recipe that comes out of necessity or just not having a whole lot in the fridge. Since we are leaving town tomorrow, there’s slim pickings for lunch. But, I’ve always got lettuce or greens on hand. A simple salad with a knockout dressing does the trick. And this dressing was…
A Health and Wellness Journey Starts with Chicken Marsala, I Guess
So here I am, the most out of shape I’ve ever been, covered in adult acne, spit up, and breast milk. I’m sore, exhausted, and feeling heavy. Not just weight heavy, but emotionally heavy. Like, all my energy goes to my kids and there’s nothing left over for me heavy. Queue wellness journey.
“Green Monster” Muffins are Toddler Approved
My son is three and while he eats very well for a toddler, getting him to eat green vegetables is tough. In an effort to push the veggies, I decided to hide them in his favorite food: muffins. It definitely helps that he loves the idea of a “monster” muffin, so the vibrant green hue…
Writing About Working Out
One of the more fantastic aspects of my job as the writer and editor of the DOGPOUND blog is that I have the opportunity to learn and write about fitness techniques and trends. I get to use my experience as a researcher to mine the internet, scholarly journals, and assorted literature for information about the…
Focused on Fitness
“Don’t Let Snow Days Become Slow Days” fitness article published with Downtown Magazine NYC