Once upon a time (May – August 2013), I did an elimination diet that had me eating, oh, maybe 20 different foods. I thought if I changed my diet and only ate nutritious, whole foods and avoided the ones that I was “sensitive” to, my UC symptoms would get better. Unfortunately, these diet changes did absolutely nothing (if anything I got worse), but I discovered some new-to-me foods and ways to cook them that were actually quite…

Even though I stopped taking photos of everything I eat, I still find myself snapping pics of my food. I guess it’s more ingrained in me than I thought. Apparently, 5+ years of documenting my eats will do that! Anyway, I thought I’d take you through some of the meals and snacks I’ve been eating lately. Fresh raspberries with almond butter and chocolate & white chocolate chips – a very dessert-y way to eat fruit!…

Two things I really love in life: pugs and teachers— specifically Murphy and Mal! 😉 Serious pug love. (Mal didn’t want to be on the blog today. :-?) Snack After my weirdo massage, I spent the afternoon catching up with emails and working on my various freelance articles for the week. While working away, I snacked on a Healthy Carrot Cake Power Scuffin. (It was really tough to do, but I saved the last scuffin for…

Breakfast tasted so good this morning! You know when you’re really hungry and you finally get to eat and the food just tastes so good? I had one of those breakfasts this morning. I went to Body Pump and worked really hard, so, by the time I got home, I was starving. I threw together a quick breakfast and it tasted so delicious. Every single bite. I had a sliced peach. And two pieces of…