Roasted Vegetable and Ricotta Pizza

Last night I had a major pizza craving! I can count on that to happen AT LEAST once a week, but usually two or three Do you ever get those random pizza cravings? There is just something so comforting about a big plate of carbs and cheese. Two of my favorite foods

A [...]

Sweet Potato Hash

Happy Saturday! How are we all doing today? Pretty good on this end.

I got my long run in.
Had an easy day at work.
Made a much needed Whole Foods trip.
Cleaned the apartment.
Made sweet potato hash for dinner (recipe at the end of the post).

I had to wake up pretty early to get my long run in before [...]

Pizza and Salad

It is almost the weekend! How has your Thursday been treating you? It has been awesome over here!

I woke up this morning ready to tackle a tempo run! I have a love/hate relationship with speed workouts these days. The “hate” portion is because they are physically and mentally tough, but the love portion is because I [...]

Whole Wheat Waffles

While I love my pancakes, sometimes I get a craving for a waffle. Even though they seem similar, they are actually very different. I like my pancakes light and fluffy, but I like my waffles to be a bit crispier.

Both batters have leavening agents added in the form of baking powder, baking soda, beaten egg whites, [...]


I am sure that most of you guys this I am quite the carnivore based on the recipes I post. While I love my burgers, I actually try to treat meat as more of a side dish when I do eat it. I only eat organic/natural meats, eggs, and dairy, so it isn’t in my budget [...]

BBQ Chicken Quesadillas

Happy Saturday! How has the first part of the weekend treated you? Mine has been pretty awesome, to say the least.

I had an awesome run and breakfast with my friend. I think running and pancakes is going to be our new new Saturday tradition
I got off of work three hours early because the swim [...]

Blueberry Spelt Pancakes

How was everyone’s holiday weekend? Did you guys enjoy a few days off of work? What was the highlight of your weekend?

I think the highlight of my weekend was buying this:

A Macbook Pro!

My old Dell (which was a complete piece of crap) decided to die on Saturday. The network card went out and it was part [...]

Oatmeal Pancakes

I am glad you guys liked the oatmeal pancakes I made for breakfast yesterday :)

Here is the recipe… It is super easy!

Oatmeal Pancakes


1 cup whole wheat pastry flour
1 cup rolled oatmeal
2 tablespoons maple syrup
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2-2 cups non-dairy milk (I used hemp milk)
1/4 cup oil (I used coconut oil)
2 organic eggs


Mix all dry ingredients in one bowl and wet [...]

Grilled Vegetable Pizza

I made this on Sunday and it is seriously amazing.


Grilled Vegetable Pizza (Adapted from this recipe)


2 cups small broccoli florets
2 cups thinly sliced zucchini/summer squash
8 thin slices red onion
2 tablespoons olive oil cup olive oil
2 medium heirloom tomatoes, thinly sliced
2 (8- to 9-inch) whole wheat pizza crusts (I used my honey wheat dough)
Pepper to [...]

Honey Buckwheat Pancakes

I am still feeling a little under the weather today, so instead of a regular post, I thought I would go ahead and share a new pancake recipe that I created this week.

Let me start off by saying I LOVE pancakes. I think I could eat them three times a day and be perfectly satisfied. However, I [...]