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Smoothies 101

Ok a confession.  I have a bit of an obsession with smoothies. I recently almost missed a plane because I was absolutely desperate to get a smoothie before boarding.  True story.  Hehe.  They just can’t be beat when you want a tasty, refreshing, healthy treat.  Here are the top 5 reasons why smoothies are the best: They are a… Continue reading Smoothies 101

breakfast · Healthy Baked Goods · salads · Side Dishes · Snacks · Staples · Sweets · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan

Final Week #Osgcookbook Challenge

Well, I’ve crossed the finish line and boy did I end this challenge with a bang!  This week I had the great honor to receive a shout-out from Angela Liddon herself on the Oh She Glows website!  Check it out here.  Angela wrote; Hey Ashley, I’ve been following your #osgcookbook challenge, and I’m super impressed… Continue reading Final Week #Osgcookbook Challenge

Appetizers · breakfast · Side Dishes · Snacks · Staples · Sweets · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan · Vegetarian

Week 17 #osgcookbook Challenge

Wow!!! The second-to-last week of the challenge is done! That means I only have 4 recipes left to make before I can proudly say I have made EVERY SINGLE RECIPE in the Oh She Glows cookbook! What a feeling! With all the cooking that has been going on these past few weeks, my kitchen is starting to… Continue reading Week 17 #osgcookbook Challenge

Appetizers · breakfast · easy meals · Healthy Baked Goods · Main Dishes · Snacks · Staples · Sweets · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan · vegetable · Vegetarian

Week 15 #osgcookbook Challenge

Oh my, 15 weeks have really flown by! I cannot believe I have only twelve recipes left before I finish this entire Oh She Glows cookbook! I’ve learned that cookbook 2 is coming out sometime this Fall, so perhaps I will start a whole new challenge then… we shall see 🙂 This week was a…. hmmmm…..… Continue reading Week 15 #osgcookbook Challenge

Appetizers · easy meals · Healthy Baked Goods · Main Dishes · Side Dishes · Staples · Sweets · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan · vegetable · Vegetarian

Week 14 #osgcookbook Challenge

This week concludes the Entree chapter of the Oh She Glows cookbook! Hooray! Keep reading for a summary of my favorites from this section.  I’m still spreading the word about this book every chance I get.  This weekend, we spent a lovely afternoon with some friends at their new home.  I was asked to bring a snack… Continue reading Week 14 #osgcookbook Challenge

easy meals · Main Dishes · Side Dishes · Staples · vegan · Vegetarian

Israeli Coucous Risotto

What is your favorite go-to meal when there is nothing to eat in the house?  Mine has changed a lot over the years.  I used to love instant ramen, until I became more health-conscious and realized how much salt and chemicals were in those things! I still love ramen, but these days I toss away the… Continue reading Israeli Coucous Risotto

Appetizers · breakfast · Side Dishes · Snacks · Staples · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan

Week 13 #osgcookbook Challenge

Spring has finally sprung! I’ve been enjoying time outside and even started planting a few things in my garden this week! I absolutely love gardening.  I developed that love during a tough time in my life, and discovered that nothing helped to heal my heart and mind more than digging in the ground and tending… Continue reading Week 13 #osgcookbook Challenge

Side Dishes · Snacks · Staples · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan

Giveaway Results + Week 12 #osgcookbook Challenge

Before I get to the four recipes I made this week, or announce the winner of the #osgcookbook giveaway, I have a cute little story to share with all of you.  Because it really made my day and I hope it does for you as well. Last week I announced my decision to go fully vegan.… Continue reading Giveaway Results + Week 12 #osgcookbook Challenge

breakfast · Healthy Baked Goods · Main Dishes · Snacks · soup · Staples · The #OSGcookbook Challenge · vegan

Week 11 #osgcookbook Challenge

I’ve fallen behind on my posts about the Oh She Glows challenge.  It’s not that I haven’t been busily making four new recipes a week – in fact, I’ve been doing even more than that! It’s just that the process of making the food, photographing it, editing those photos, and then posting it all has… Continue reading Week 11 #osgcookbook Challenge