Best of 2010

Can you believe it’s already New Years Eve? This year went by in a flash, and I want to share some of the exciting things that happened this year pre-blog. The first few months of the year were spent doing my Dietetic Internship through Penn State, which took place in Hershey, PA. January was the … Continue reading

Knicks vs Heat!

The last day in Florida was a memorable one… The fam ventured to Miami for the New York Knicks vs Miami Heat Game! I grew up a huge Knicks fan thanks to my dad and brother, so going to games is always a blast. Sadly I left my Knicks jerseys at home, so I had … Continue reading

Christmas in Florida

Greetings from sunny (but very chilly) Florida! This holiday has been a whirlwind not only with Christmas, but with a very special birthday celebration as well..my older bro turned the big 2-8! The fam had a special b-day celebration for him with some of his favorite things: Followed by his new favorite, upside-down cake made … Continue reading

Dining Out

I don’t know about you, but to me the holidays don’t just mean parties and get-togethers, but dining out as well! The holidays are a great time to catch up with my favorite people by enjoying some tasty and fun restaurants in the area. Each holiday I head home to Florida, where some of my … Continue reading

Mexican Bean Dip

Looking for a quick and healthy appetizer for your next gathering? Look no further than this simple and tasty Mexican Bean Dip. My mom has been making this for years, and I’ve adopted it since (and made some slight adaptations to make it more health friendly). I’ve made this dip for almost everyone I know, … Continue reading

Feeling Potlucky

The theme of my holiday season so far seems to be potlucks, and I am certainly ok with that! I love trying out new recipes and tasting what friends and family come up with as well. Last night, a few of my favorite AU friends got together for our first annual holiday potluck! (Executive decision … Continue reading

My Favorite Meal

All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast – John Gunther I think we all knew this was coming.. I ❤ Breakfast. (Photos from Flickr) A lot. Breakfast is by far my favorite meal of the day. Why? I often wonder and decided it’s because Breakfast is: Quick Easy Healthy Tastes good and Can be enjoyed … Continue reading

Bakin’ Me Crazy

All the world is birthday cake, so take a piece, but not too much- George Harrison With all of the baking I’ve been doing lately, I felt it was necessary to devote a post solely to the art of baking nutritiously! Baking is one of my favorite things to do, but as we all know these treats can … Continue reading

10k and DC Cookie Swap!

Today was filled with great friends and even better events! The morning started off with my first-ever 10k run. Me and 5 AU pals signed up to run the Jingle All the Way 10k held in DC and I couldn’t be happier to run with a few of my favorite people. Gear set out the … Continue reading

Pom and Joy

It’s the most wonderful time of the year It’s starting to get cold and gloomy outside, but that means one thing….the holidays are here!! Yesterday DC had its first snowfall flurry of the season, and it couldn’t have come at a better time since my friend Marisa was having a holiday party! I knew I … Continue reading