How’s your weekend treating you? If you’re upper lip isn’t sweating at at least one point this weekend, you aren’t doing summer right.
Grab a cup of joe (maybe make that iced) and cuddle up for this week’s ALSS shindig!
It’s not the years in your life, but the life in your years right? RIGHT.
Music of the Moment:
YAAS for girl bands and HAIM’s new album. This one is guaranteed to get stuck in your hand, and spontaneously break into song and dance just like the vid.
I have been eating avocados like cray lately. My hair and skin thank me. I feel much better and satisfied with healthy fats and fiber in my life, which avocados are the poster child for. Straight outta the shell with hemp seeds and somethin spicy is my fav.
I’m glad I decided to pick the most hot and humid afternoon to try running again. It still felt good to get outside, move, and sweat. The huge ass hill on the other hand was a definite no go for this gal.
I am soaking up the last weekend in Portland with the BAE-friend, by doing all the things we love about this city. 98% of them involving food, like this place. I will miss it and it’s amazing raspberry jam so so much.
Garlicky Kale Salad with Parmesan – Chelsea’s Healthy Kitchen
I have been all about kale salads lately, the power combo of garlic and salty parm has my name all over it.
Thai Peanut Cauliflower Steaks – Fooduzzi
Who says you need meat to have a steak?! And that peanut sauce…..SWOON.
Peach Blueberry Crisp with Cornmeal Crumble – Joanne Eats Well with Others
Helllo season of fruits! That cornmeal crumble idea is super genius, and leaves me kicking myself that I never thought of it.
Black Bean Tomato Avocado Salad – Little Spice Jar
A salad that tastes like guacamole. Do I need say more? I’ll say it again slowly this time. GUAC-A-MO-LE.
How to Practice Intuitive Eating as a Vegan – Emilie Eats
Intuitive eating has gained some much deserved attention lately, and can be a way to food freedom while still valuing your dietary choices.
9 Shockingly Simple Practices That Will Make an Major Impact on Your Energy & Mood – In It 4 the Long Run
Aiming to get all of these simple things into most every day is something that everyone can benefit from. Not to mention make you feel like the awesome human being you are.
How I Found a Better Work-Life Balance – The Healthy Maven
From blogging, to podcasting, Youtube channeling, and being an amazing videographer and storyteller, I don’t know how this girl does it. But if she can find a better work-life balance, I sure as hell can too.
Thoughts on Returning to Running – Lauren Fowler
Lauren’s fitness story sounds a lot like like my own. Listening to your body, and embracing intuitive movement can make staying active something you enjoy rather than feel like a chore.
7 Powerful Non-SEO Reasons to Try Guest Posting – ProBlogger
Sure, guest posting is great for SEO and driving traffic, but fostering these other benefits from them can mean even more to building up your blog.
How to Create a Roundup Post the Right Way – The Sway
Roundups can be a great way to share others’ awesome work, bring new eyes to your blog, and create content out of what you already have to work with. Making sure you cover these bases can help make it the most successful.
What Can Grey’s Anatomy Teach You About Blogging – Biannual Blogathon Bash
Any blogging Grey’s fan will appreciate these tips and connections between the two. Who knew they both had so much in common!
From the Blog:
This time 7 months ago I …
made my own version of this creamy cauliflower gratin, and now seriously have a craving for it. Why do I do this to myself every week?!
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