{Breathe} Mindful Monday: Everything is Going Your Way

Mindful Monday | Everything is Going Your WayWe are what we think. Our reality is a snapshot of the things that we choose to see and believe. We can choose to float in the light or drown in the darkness. It’s truly a choice you see. I went to sleep a few nights ago with the intention to choose the light the next day–ALL DAY, No matter what was thrown my way. It’s an experiment of sorts as I wanted to see how often I tended to dip into a negative place. Want to join me?  Continue reading “{Breathe} Mindful Monday: Everything is Going Your Way”

{Thrive} Tired of Dieting? Try This.

When is the last time you truly tasted your food? Seriously. Think on that one for a minute. A hazy memory of the first bite of your last meal doesn’t qualify. There is very little enjoyment in that. Have you ever considered why you choose to eat a certain food? While there are many answers to this question, the number one reason tends to be taste. Yet, we rarely taste our food! Our fast paced lives have caused many of us to disengage and this includes our eating experiences. Fortunately, we can always make the choice to be present. We can bring the joy back to our tables and we can start right now; here’s how.  Continue reading “{Thrive} Tired of Dieting? Try This.”

{Nourish} Blended Asian Beef Bowl with Cucumber and Carrot Salad

Gluten-Free | Dairy-Free | Mushroom and Beef Blended Asian Bowl with Cucumber and Carrot Salad

Is it me, or does food taste better in a bowl? There is something about the way a meal snuggles into a bowl that makes it feel so cozy and satisfying. I equally enjoy the weight of the bowl nestled into my hands. Needless to say, I have been eating out of bowls a lot lately so I was excited to create this Asian Beef Bowl recipe which spotlights a cool cooking technique called “the blend”.  Continue reading “{Nourish} Blended Asian Beef Bowl with Cucumber and Carrot Salad”

{Nourish} Mix and Match Simple, Healthy One-Pan Chicken Dinners

one pan chicken dinner, healthy chicken recipe, paleo chicken recipe, gluten free chicken recipe, easy chicken recipeA One Pan, No-Fuss, Healthy Dinner? Yes, Please! If I am going to make dinner, it needs to be fast and it needs to be simple like the Lemon and Za’atar Roasted Chicken I posted last week. Lucky us, that healthy chicken recipe can easily become a one-pan dinner; as in you cook all of the ingredients in the oven, on one pan! While I love to cook, like many of you, I don’t have hours to spend in the kitchen each night (like many of you!). That is why I am obsessed with one-pan recipes. Even better, all of the healthy recipe ideas in this post are naturally gluten-free and dairy-free to boot. Easy, healthy and delicious. What more could a girl want? Continue reading “{Nourish} Mix and Match Simple, Healthy One-Pan Chicken Dinners”

{Nourish} Smoky Seafood Stew

Smoky Seafood Stew by KatieCavuoRD

Spoonfuls of comfort and childhood memories all wrapped up in a bowl of  Smoky Seafood Stew that is easy enough to cook up any night of the week — count me in. One of my favorite recipes from my new cookbook, Whole Cooking and Nutrition, the inspiration for this recipe comes from the summer clam bakes I enjoyed growing up. And, it is safe to say that I have carried my love for seafood, especially little neck clams, joyfully into my adult life. Continue reading “{Nourish} Smoky Seafood Stew”

{Breathe} Mindful Monday: Self-Love Challenge

youSelf-love is awkward. It feels indulgent and strange. The thing is, self-love is the foundation of any wellness practice because you will not be motivated to care for yourself in a thoughtful way unless you truly love and respect yourself. Let’s start now. We can do this together because, honestly, it feels just as vulnerable for me… Continue reading “{Breathe} Mindful Monday: Self-Love Challenge”