12 Healthy and Unique Dessert Recipes for National Dessert Day!

October 13, 2015
Green Tea Macaroons - whatrunslori.com

A few weeks ago it was National Cupcake Week. Cupcakes for a week? Yes. YES. October 14th – National Dessert Day. Does a day get any better than this? The only official way to celebrate National Dessert Day is to actually make, eat and enjoy dessert of some kind.  After browsing through my LONG list of […]

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Can a burger really be this good? Simply The BEST Paleo Burgers Ever.

October 9, 2015
Best ever Paleo Burgers

Yes. The answer is yes. A burger really can be this good… Burgers are the best things since sliced white bread.  Sliced white bread?! Um… no… Burgers are the best thing since Almond Butter & Jelly. Yeah! There we go… (what??) Whether or not almond butter, jelly and burgers have anything to do with each […]

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The best coffee shops in and around San Jose, California

September 29, 2015
Verve Coffee - Santa Cruz

I’m in love with coffee. I love the warmth of that first sip, the smell of rich, dark, luxurious beans floating out of my mug. I love the creamy and deep flavors of caramel and chocolate or sometimes grapefruit and coconut. Coffee is sexy and alerts the senses. It’s mysterious and complex.  Coffee sort of […]

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Low-Carb Bikini Diet Recipe: Salmon Salad Wraps with Coconut Dill Sauce and Smashed Peach Guacamole

September 24, 2015
Peach Guac & Salmon Wraps

When I was doing my bikini competition diet and workout plan, I ate a lot of protein and in that protein allowance, salmon made the cut (and frying pan). I just cannot complain about eating copious amounts of salmon. It’s a flavorful fish, amazing source of protein and fat, and totally delicious. Easy to make and easy to […]

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Why a food blog isn’t just a food blog

September 22, 2015
Camping, Nevada City, California

I blog for many reasons. First and foremost, it allows me to share my many hours in the kitchen with you. And also because I can go back any time and use it as my recipe book (I constantly use my blog as reference for past recipes). I blog because it allows me to open […]

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The short & sweet Body Blast Ab Burner workout to try this weekend

September 18, 2015

You’ve been wanting a calorie burner, right? Some heart pounding, body firming, calorie killing, no-nonsense, complete body and core workout… right? Sure you want it.. why wouldn’t you? Best part? It’s SHORT! I’ve been loving on quick workouts lately. Short, intense, full-body fiery workouts. Every morning I get up, put on Pandora to some loud AC/DC- […]

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National Cupcake Week Cupcake Roundup and 8 Healthy Cupcake Recipes you need

September 16, 2015
Minion Cupcakes

Did you know that September 14-20 is National Cupcake Week?  I’m not sure if this is an official thing or not but why the hell not participate and enjoy a cupcake?! Luckily I have eight awesome reasons to make cupcakes in honor of such a sweet week. Most of them healthy, all of them delicious. Despicable […]

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Dinner is Served: Paleo Honey Lemon Chive Egg Salad

September 10, 2015

My dinners are often an event. There’s hours that go into each meal, including that time browsing recipes aimlessly, tagging and emailing myself all the wish-list ones that may make the cut. There’s the grocery store time, picking out the ingredients for two of the recipes, just so I have options when I get home. […]

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