Honey Chipotle Salmon

After being in Georgia for a month, eating too much of my mom’s delicious meals, Matthew and I are back in Denver and determined to be healthy – at least ’til our wedding in June! For us, that means no alcohol (unless we’re socializing, 1 drink max), lots of smoothies, lots of greens, less carbs,…

Pumpkin Brownies

You can’t make it through the holidays without baking some kind of pumpkin dessert.For me, that was these pumpkin brownies! These are not necessarily the “healthiest,” as they are packed with butter & brown sugar, but hey, it’s the holidays and you gotta live it a little. Here’s what I used for 8 brownies in…

Easy Breakfast Sandwich

While I’m definitely more of a breakfast burrito person, I can go for a breakfast sandwich every now and then. And that’s exactly what we decided on for Thanksgiving breakfast. Yep, I said Thanksgiving breakfast. Although many people may skip breakfast or have a very small breakfast to save room for the delicious meal that…

Trader Joe’s Tikka Masala

Trader Joe’s never fails.Not with their fruit, their vegetarian meats, their cheese, and most importantly: their sauce. One of my favorite, easy meals contains one main ingredient: TJ’s Masala Simmer Sauce. And then, of course you can get all of the other ingredients for this tikka masala dish at TJ’s too and it’s just all…

Crockpot French Onion+ Soup

It has been chilly in Denver lately, so we have been breaking out the Crockpot pretty often these days. One cold day this past week, Matthew was craving some French onion soup, so we decided to give it a try – while changing up the standard recipe to make it our own. Like all Crockpot…