Changing Seasons

Almost a year ago, to the day, Andrew and I looked out over the balcony of a new, potential apartment, and were blown away. Everything was relaxed, the day was gorgeous, and the air smelled good and crisp. It all felt so peaceful – a far cry from the condo complex we were currently residing in,…

Berry Pineapple Smoothie

This week’s menu “theme”? Clean out those cupboards! (And the fridge! And the freezer!) This week, we’re on a little more of a budget than usual – a combination of paychecks coming in on strange days, added bills this month, etc. Hey, it happens.  For us, that meant channeling a little extra dinner inspiration. Side note: apparently there is…

“Food with Integrity”

Twice in the last few days I’ve picked up lunch from our local Chipotle, and I couldn’t help but notice the above sign when placing my order. After all, it’s kind of hard not to notice it. (And thank you, fellow patrons, for letting me quickly snap this photo!) Most of us became aware that something was going on at Chipotle back…

The reset: what to drink?

Since alcohol and drinks with added sweeteners aren’t allowed on the reset, I’ve had to get creative with my beverage choices. Over the last few months, my tolerance for alcohol has diminished – I just don’t feel good on it. We’re talking one or two glasses of like wine or hard cider, and I wind up feeling really…