Day Two + Two Recipes

My 30 Before 30 in 30 Challenge is Underway Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day everyone. I was lucky enough to stay home and recognize the holiday. Temperatures were downright ridiculous. Ridiculously freezing. (T-Minus 3 days till VEGAS! ) It was a great day to crank […]

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30 Before 30 in 30 + Farmer’s Market Haul

30 Before 30 in 30 My husband turns 30 this Friday, so we are headed out of town to a food lover’s dream town = VEGAS (I think have other neat things there too?) So I’m in the midst of planning all the good restaurants […]

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LOVELY BLOGGING

Now see, THIS is why I love blogging – the people! How sweet of Teressina to nominate girlgonefoodie for a One Lovely Blog Award. You put a smile on my face, girl. THANK YOU! A great reminder that spreading positivity is powerful. The rules… You […]

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Primary + Secondary Food

What fuels you?   Yes…food, water, sleep.   But what about the other pieces we might not categorize as fuel, but when experienced, give us a boost of energy and instantly improve our mood? For me, it’s things like good music, laughing so hard my […]

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Intentions + Goals

Ah, a new year – what an amazing gift that we can reflect on the past 365 days and are given 365 more (366 in this case since it’s a leap year!) I just recently started the Girl Gone Foodie blog, but I want to […]

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Holiday Whirlwind

SO much has happened since my last post – I guess that’s what the holidays do to my perception of time. Christmas was a whirlwind full of family, love, gift-giving, and food! Rather than ramble on about it all, I’m going to let the photos […]

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A Berry Confession

Confession time! I used to hate BERRIES. Blue, red, black, all of them. Flash forward – my “counselor brain” helped me recognize this as an irrational thought that stifled my ability to see what was possible. Every summer, my mom coordinates a trip to a U-pick blueberry […]

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Fit Foodie

Can I be fit and a foodie? I’ve been asking myself this question for approximately seven years now. I credit my freshman year of college for sparking my interest in nutrition and food. Mid-semester, I woke up early to get ready for my first speech […]

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On the Right Path + Family Dinner

Whew! What a difference a week can make! It’s amazing what small changes and a little time set aside for self-care will do. I feel like I’m slowly getting myself back on the wellness path. Ever since I started working full time, I’ve really struggled to […]

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Feeling Good

Last night after dinner, I opened my computer and started surfing the usual Pinterest, blogs, and food sites that I read (not sure I can count Pinterest as something legible, but you know what I mean). I got bored. It was one of those days […]

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