Cheesy Deliciousness Casserole

Figuring out what to do for dinner is one of my least favorite decisions of the day. That said, I thought I would share one of my favorite recipes that always seems like a good idea for those days when you're in the mood for a warm, homemade, feel-good meal. When I was little I decided to go vegetarian. My mom used to make this meal for me as a way to coax me into eating actual vegetables...go Continue Reading

Meet me at the barre

Okay, I admit I've been known to hit up the bar now and then but that's not what I'm talking about here. I'm talking about sweating and making your muscles burn and shake until you can't take it anymore. Oh, c'mon now, I'm not talking about that either - get your mind out of the gutter! I'm talking about barre; a ballet barre-inspired workout class that has become increasingly popular over the Continue Reading

Dear 20 year-old self

Every so often I find myself reminiscing about my early 20s wishing I had done some things differently. As much as I would like to go back in time to reduce these wrinkles and bulk up my savings account, I’m loving the path my life has taken. I’ve written my 20-year old self a list of things to keep in mind over the next decade. I hope some of you can either relate or are in your 20s and can put Continue Reading

Conquering fears: on the road again

There are so many things I am not good at - and one of the biggest things, is not being good at something. I know that sounds kind of redundant but what I mean is that I have this incredible need to be at least reasonably good at something right off the bat. I also am not one of those oh-so-talented people that pick up things immediately. On top of that, I am so afraid to fail that I often avoid Continue Reading