fitness

Back to All Things Normal – {Delicate Dijon Halibut}

June 23, 2015
Delicate Dijon Halibut 1

Well hello there!  It’s been a while since I’ve seen you and you’re looking quite well! Yes, This Chick has taken a good 6 month hiatus.  January through June are quite busy at work – – and by that I mean, busier than Times Square on New Year’s Eve.  So now that June is wrapping […]

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Fuel Up For the Day – {Avocado Scrambled Eggs!}

January 20, 2015
Avo Scrambled Eggs 2

Hey friends!   I’m so excited to tell you about this new recipe I whipped up, literally, in the kitchen this morning!  I’ve recently learned that I’m not taking in enough calories per day to aid in losing weight (we all put some on over the holidays…. you know what I’m saying!) with the amount […]

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Comfort Food to Last All Week – {Tomato Basil Parmesan Spaghetti Squash Casserole}

December 8, 2014
Tomato Basil Spaghetti Squash Casserole

There are no words necessary for this tasty casserole.  It is bursting with flavor!  I wanted to do something different with my spaghetti squash that wasn’t the usual with tomato sauce or an avocado sauce.  So I looked around at casserole recipes and figured a tweak here, a tweak there, swap in spaghetti squash, and voila! […]

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Stuffing More Vegetables…. [Harvest Stuffed Carnival Squash]

October 29, 2014
Harvest Stuffed Carnival Squash 1

True Story. I love to stuff things.  Have you noticed that trend on all my blog posts?  I love the appearance of a meal when it’s stuffed in something, rather than just food on a plate.  That’s partly why I’m not a fan of Mexican food – the presentation is just a mess on a […]

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Touchdown! ~ [Skinny Chick Skillet Nachos]

October 1, 2014
Skinny Chick Skillet Nachos 3

So clearly, football season is in full effect.  I am not a football fan, but most of my friends enjoy it.  On Sundays, it’s kind of a lonely time for me, given everyone is off somewhere watching the games all day.  While I can’t much contribute to the friendly (sometimes friendly?) banter amongst opposing fans, […]

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The Kitchen is Where Flat Abs Are Made – {Sunshine Salad}

July 2, 2014
Sunshine Salad 1

Happy 4th of July week everyone!  This week I partnered with my pals Christina and Chelsey of Posh Pair to bring you a very special double feature blog post! Posh Pair is one of my favorite blogs to follow because they touch on food, fitness, fashion and everything in between!  I can honestly say that […]

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::Spicy Korean Cauli Steaks::

June 25, 2014
Spicy Korean Cauli Steaks Final

Do you ever have a dish at a restaurant and think oh my I wish I could have this at home?!   ME TOO!  It happened just a couple weeks ago – I was at a local spot called The Herb Box.  I was waiting for some friends and needed to grab lunch in the […]

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Lemon Basil Bean Salad with Hemp Hearts – {Another Quick and Easy Dish!} – CHLOE + ISABEL GIVEAWAY!

August 21, 2013
Lemon Basil Bean blurred

Can I just start off by saying, this dish photographed so beautifully, that I’m having trouble deciding on a select few photos from the 29 I took?!  It’s like food porn.  The pictures make you “oooh” and “ahhhh” and you feel your eyes widen at the sight of the beautiful color and depth of the […]

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Super Summer Salad! – Juicy Watermelon, Feta & Mint Quinoa

July 24, 2013
Watermelon, Feta Mint Quinoa Salad Final

Welcome back, friends!  With the outside temps still rising, this Chick is not interested in the stove or the oven.  When it’s hot outside, it’s so much easier to embrace summer flavors and cool salads.  I have been feeling amazing lately!  You know how “they” say that you release endorphins when you workout…. well, duh. […]

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