Avocado Crab Zoodles

Looking for a quick, easy lunch, I hopped onto the inspiralized website and came across Ali’s crab zucchini pasta. Having most of the ingredients on hand, I decided to give it a try. First, instead of zucchini, I had a leftover summer squash from our farm share last week. I spiralized it using the smallest … More Avocado Crab Zoodles

Camping Out

For the last few years my husband and I have gone camping once or twice a year with friends and family. Last weekend we ventured out on our own for a night, up to Macedonia State Park. With just the two of us, we decided to keep the eats simple, but still wanted healthy food … More Camping Out

Baked Chicken Fingers

Most of the time, the food we cook is healthy, delicious and satisfying. Sometimes, though, you just get a hankering for some comfort food, like chicken fingers. Mmmm. Tonight I decided to make a breadcrumb free version using almond meal instead. They came out delicious, and definitely satisfied the hankerin. Chicken Tenders 1lb pastured chicken … More Baked Chicken Fingers

Picnic in the Park

Last night we visited one of our local parks for some pre-Fourth-of-July fun. The rain held off and it was a beautiful evening with music, fireworks, and of course a picnic. In years past, we would typically bring snacks, sandwiches, and pastas so this was a perfect opportunity to try out some healthy, portable fare.¬†We … More Picnic in the Park

Farm Share Fresh

Tonight’s dinner was brought to you by our weekly farm share. We joined this year and month about a month in. All I can say is where has this been all of my life?! I love it because A) you get fresh, local fruits and veggies once a week (which is wonderful when living in … More Farm Share Fresh

Summer is Here!

Today was my first official day off from teaching. I ventured downtown for a spin class and hit up the farmer’s market in Union Square. This is one of the things I’m most excited to do this summer- which might sound lame, I know. But exploring the different vendors, planning meals based on what I … More Summer is Here!