• almond butter


    Hi, friends! As you know, I lovvveeee nut butter. ALL of them. At one point, I was eating a jar a week by myself, which, of course, is not necessarily a bad thing, but, I couldn’t help but think: Was it too much of a good thing? I received a great question from a reader […]


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    Hi, friends! Happy Monday! I hope you had a fabulous weekend. Here are some photos from mine! On Saturday, Q visited CrossFit for the first time (he loved it, obviously) and then we had some friends over for a little get-together. The food spread was especially delicious! Saturday evening involved Funfetti cake and episodes of […]


    CrossFit Day

    July 14, 2014

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    I went back to CrossFit today, and IT WAS AWESOME! I am so happy to be back!!  SNACK Q and I were awake bright and early this morning, so I snacked on a Crunchy Granola & Seed Chocolate Chip Chia Bar from my friends at Kashi. These bars are really tasty and even more delicious […]



    Hello, hello! Happy Friday, friends! Let’s get right to it with a recap of my eats and happenings from the day! (I’m publishing this post a little earlier than usual because I have a hot date with Mal, Q, and Murphy on our back porch with some apps and adult beverages—for the human adults, of course!) […]



    This month, Justin’s is teaming up with Whole Foods Market for Share the Buzz, a program to help increase awareness around the ever-shrinking bee population. Most people don’t know that honeybees are dying at a rate of 30% a year. Isn’t that sad? And without bees, we wouldn’t have almonds. Or almond butter! Oh, the […]


    Toasted Almond Butter & Marmalade Sandwich with Turkey Bacon

    I saved the best for last! This recipe for a Toasted Almond Butter & Marmalade Sandwich with Turkey Bacon is one of my favorite recipes from my “Lighten Up Cozy Comfort Foods” that I created for the Almond Board of California. This quick and easy meal is a fun twist on your regular, old peanut butter and […]



    Good morning, friends! Happy Friday! Mal and I got home from Savannah last night. It was such a nice trip, and I plan to tell you guys all about it a little later today—I just need to finish up my blog post! On our travels home, I saw this adorable magnet at one of the […]