Does anyone else think we should switch to a 4 day work week and 3 day weekend? The way I see it, the work week is pretty selfish and this proposed idea is really more of a compromise. My first thrill this week is the fact peonies are finally in bloom. I always like to mention the fact that I loved…

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In case you’re in need of a hump day treat, try a Blackberry Fencehopper. This sweet cocktail will have you feeling like you’re cooling down from the summer heat (don’t we wish?). It’s really easy just make sure you have a shaker and a muddler. Ingredients: (makes two drinks) 2 shots of vodka 1 shot fresh lemon juice 1 shot…

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Happy Thursday, everyone. The past 10 days or so have been so crazy busy so I’m glad to have a few minutes to share my top thrills this week. 1. I love this representation of the United States by a dad and his 8 year old son. They are assigning each food to a state and so far they’re only…

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Lately, I have been eating extremely healthy but sometimes, you just need to treat yo-self. This Banana Bread is perfect because it’s easy, tastes decadent but leaves you feeling guilt free. Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup sugar (I opted for Splenda) 1/2 cup brown sugar (also, Splenda) 3 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 1/4 cup mashed…

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Happy Monday! Today I’ll be sharing this wonderful vegan soup recipe that I whipped up on a whim yesterday and cannot wait to make again. Italian White Bean Basil Soup What You’ll Need: 7 cups low sodium vegetable broth 1/2 cup dry long grain brown rice 6 cups low sodium vegetable broth 1 medium yellow onion, finely chopped (about 1…

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