Curious Mazen

February 6, 2015

We hosted my cousin Becky last night who is traveling from New Jersey to New Orleans to start a new job. It was great to catch up with her if only for a few hours! Matt and I made a Cook Smarts dinner of roasted chicken thighs, orange-y swiss chard and mashed (purple) cauliflower. The […]

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Getting Creative With Sprout

February 5, 2015

This post is sponsored by HP Sprout Good afternoon girls and guys! This has been one of those days where it feels like 11am and it’s almost 4. (Probably after 4 if you’re reading this!) I was sucked into technology this morning thanks to HP’s new Sprout computer. I started my day with this!! Can […]

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An Indoor Picnic

February 4, 2015

This post is sponsored by Mini Babybel®  Good afternoon friends!! Our day is off to a good start. I had a great workout and we met up with lots of our friends for lunch. Breakfast was eggs, toast with sunbutter and mango. Mazen said “no thank you” when I asked if he wanted eggs. Then […]

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Tips From A Nutrition Entrepreneur

February 4, 2015

Today I have a guest post from Registered Dietitian Kayli about her experiences an entrepreneur. Many of you email me inquiring about options in the dietetics field, and I know lots of you are interested in working in the food and nutrition industry, so I hope her tips are helpful!  Hello there! I am Kayli and to […]

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Burrito Mountains + Healthy Obsessions

February 3, 2015

I’m sensing a trend with my posts – breakfast happens. Lunch happens. Naptime happens and I post. Dinners go missing! Here is last night’s dinner via Instagram: Remake of my first ever @cooksmarts meal! Black bean quinoa burgers with avocado and sweet potato fries. Lightened up before a soccer game. #realfood A photo posted by […]

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Smooth + Chill

February 2, 2015

How about that football?! I have to admit, I didn’t watch the end of the game. We left the party shortly after halftime to get Mazen home to bed. As much as I don’t really care about sports, I sort of wish I had watched the whole thing! I hear the ending was pretty exciting. […]

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Athletic Weekend

February 1, 2015

It’s been an active weekend ’round here!! Friday fitness class, Saturday soccer, Sunday long run. Some weekends I spend watching Survivor, sometimes I go to beer festivals, but this one was particularly healthy and ac tive! Saturday morning Mazen and I had a nice breakfast together. Matt was actually out of town visiting the Colorado […]

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