One Week in Chile (Santiago, Colchagua, Valparaíso)

January 26, 2017

At the end of last year, during the holidays, the husband and I were lucky enough to spend a week in Chile! We left Layla with family and flew to Santiago on the evening of Christmas Day. It was the first international trip we had taken since before Layla was born (since July of 2013!) […]

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Smoothie Recipes & A New Blender Giveaway from Jamba Juice!

January 18, 2017

It’s no secret that I love smoothies 🙂 When the husband and I moved to Ann Arbor, one of my first purchases in our new home was a Vitamix. I was so excited to get a blender that would make smoothies as creamy and deliciously as you’d get at Jamba Juice or any other smoothie […]

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Skinny Maple Granola

January 16, 2017
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I love the idea of granola. Sweet, crispy oats paired with nuts, seeds, and fruit – it feels like a treat for breakfast every day. My only issue with granola is that it always ends up being super high in sugar and calories, because most store bought granolas are made with way too much sugar, […]

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Improve Your Sleep with a Giveaway from Slumbr!

December 1, 2016

Hi Everyone! I’m very excited to round out the year with this month’s giveaway from Slumbr — a company that is on a mission to promote sleep wellness as a priority in everyone’s lives. There are so many reasons today that we don’t get good sleep (or as restful sleep as we deserve!). Do any of these sound […]

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Light and Creamy Tomato Soup

December 1, 2016

Sponsored post by Mirum Shopper. All opinions are my own. The holidays are here! With it comes cold weather, warm fireplaces, time with family and friends, and one-pot-meals. I make soup every week during this season for a few reasons: it’s super easy and has minimal clean-up, it’s a great way to get a ton of veggies […]

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How to Make Golden Milk, or a Turmeric Latte

November 23, 2016

When I was a kid, every time winter came around (and it was cold/flu season), my mom would always make me a warm glass of turmeric milk at night before I went to sleep. I loved the delicious, slightly sweet, velvety drink – and even as I got older it became my go-to when I […]

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