April 25, 2016
Foodblog (1 of 1)-6

Everything here is covered in pollen! I hate to say it, but we need a good rainfall to wash it all away. I have neglected to bring in my outdoor furniture cushions and now I’m scared to sit in them But in exchange for the pollen, we have finally reached the point of spring where […]

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Charlottesville’s Healthiest Spots

April 22, 2016

This is the second post I wrote for Southern Living’s Daily South Blog!  As a Registered Dietitian living in Charlottesville, I better know where the most nutritious meals are! I love dining out but know that restaurant food isn’t always the healthiest. These five spots serve some of my favorite healthy lunches in town. I […]

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Coffee Date

April 21, 2016
Foodblog (2 of 9)

Would you like your coffee black, with half-and-half or with a mountain of milk foam on top? I think you know how I like it! L.O.V.I.N.G. my Nespresso machine!! My summer staples: massaged kale and herb salads, coconut La Croix and overnight oats: These overnight oats were simple with the basic base of oats, milk, […]

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Skinny Suppers: Farmers’ Market Garden Bake

April 20, 2016
Foodblog (5 of 9)

Brooke, the blogger behind the site Skinny Mom, asked if I’d like to test out her new cookbook: Skinny Suppers: 125 Lightened-Up, Healthier Meals for Your Family, which just came out a month ago. Always in need of some kitchen inspiration, I happily accepted! Having someone else design the recipes is kind of like having someone else cook for […]

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April 19, 2016
Foodblog (1 of 12)

Look at that sweet throwback!! They look like baby versions of their current selves. I’ve been busy eating! 3 meals a day. How ’bout you? Quaker and Wild Friends party! I love those quick cooking steel-cut oats. And the Wild Friends Classic Creamy Peanut Butter is just about the best I’ve ever had. Chia pudding […]

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Shots Of The Weekend (And I Don’t Mean Tequila!)

April 18, 2016
Foodblog (4 of 28)

Just some fun photos to capture the scene!! ^^Outfit choices. On Friday I had lunch with my little man. Christian’s Pizza! We hunted for dandelions on the way home and found this field just full of ’em! On Friday night we went downtown to Lee Park for the Tom Tom Founders Festival, a huge Charlottesville […]

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Behind The Scenes

April 15, 2016
Foodblog (10 of 15)

^^He’s so into dandelions these days! I have my phone set up so that every photo I take gets auto-uploaded to Dropbox and then auto-imported into Lightroom. This keeps me organized so that I can then sort photos to either upload for the blog or download to my Mazen folder. When I open Lightroom every few days, […]

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