Collagen: What it is, how to use it, and more!

Have you heard of collagen, collagen hydrolysate, or collagen peptides before? Maybe you recognize the word “collagen” in the context of the beauty industry, from a product or ingredient that claimed to “boost your skin’s natural collagen production”. But did you know? Edible, ingestible forms of collagen can benefit not only your skin, but also…

Quick & Easy Sausage & Veggies Bowl

Looking for a super-simple weeknight meal that comes together in 30 minutes or less? You, my friend, are in the right place. The husband and I have this dish in a fairly regular rotation, by nature of the fact that it’s both delicious AND incredibly easy to whip up. What’s even better? The ingredients are…

Pumpkin Pie Pancakes

It’s my birthday this week, so I decided to give you guys something to help celebrate! It’s Fall, which means pumpkin spice all-the-things, and on a cool Fall morning, what’s better than warm, fluffy Pumpkin Pie Pancakes?! Not much, that’s what. This recipe has evolved over time, and I’ll be honest, although I’ve made this…

Spinach & Parmesan Breakfast Cups

Despite our lease not being up until the end of November, I – in my most questioner of ways – began researching new apartments in the area early. I needed to know what places had the best combination of our non-negotiable amenities (yes, gas heat/cooking is a non-negotiable), and I needed to start looking before…

Fried Chicken & Waffles

Andrew and I have been on the 21DSD for two weeks and 2 days, and I think our greatest accomplishment thus far (and possibly on any 21DSD we’ve done, for that matter) is these fried chicken tenders, and the waffles and gravy served along with them. All the credit for the incredible waffles goes to Brittany…