August 31, 2019 by Nicole Collins Why is tomorrow September? And, why are so many people out there acting like they're excited that fall is coming. I just don’t get it!
It really hurts my feelings that this weekend essentially marks the last weekend of summer. Kids are going back to school. Pools will be starting to close. People are having their “end of summer” barbecues. It’s so depressing! This last week before Labor Day also marks a big event in Maryland that pretty muc
August 26, 2019 by Nicole Collins I've had the strangest cravings this summer. I get some pretty intense cravings on the regular, but this summer in particular has been a weird one for me. For starters, I've actually found myself (on more than one occasion) craving hot dogs. Now, that may sound like no big deal, because hot dogs are a summer staple. But for me, until this summer, I hadn't touched a hot dog in at least 20 years. Growing up, I use to live on bologna sandwiches
August 24, 2019 by Nicole Collins I had a dream. No seriously, I had a dream. About today's recipe! I've told you before that recipe inspiration hits me in the oddest places sometimes. And when it hits me, I have to write the idea down asap before it's gone. That's why I keep a waterproof notepad in the shower. Most of the time, I end up texting the idea to myself. I've got a whole LONNNNNNGGGGGGG conversation going with myself about recipe ideas, how to fix recipe fails, how
August 20, 2019 by Nicole Collins There is nothing like a good sandwich. And boy, are we making a GOOOOOD sandwich today! I used to survive off of sandwiches alone. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner...I was eating a sandwich. From your basic grilled cheese to a loaded double decker, sandwiches had always been my number one go to. But, when I started my healthy living journey, sandwiches were one of the first things to go. With the 21 Day Fix plan, 1 slice of bread equals one of yo