Protein & Chia Cinnamon Waffles

Waffle might as well be my middle name. Aside from dogs, they’re easily my favorite thing — for 2 reasons: 1) They’re SIMPLE 2) You can jazz them up with anything. Today’s recipe takes 4 minutes from mix to mouth. I usually use regular pancake mix (not protein mix) and add more protein powder, but…

Simple (and delicious!) Meal Prep

I’m a firm believer in only eating food that tastes good. If it’s hard to choke down, count me out – I truly don’t care how healthy it may be. Scientists could come out and say, “Salmon is proven to make your hair grow 3x faster, give you a Kim K booty, and increase your…

Trader Joes Grocery Haul

My obsession with TJs hasn’t gone anywhere. It’s still my current favorite when it comes to groceries. Their variety is unmatched, their produce is always fresh, and let’s be real — SAMPLES EVERY SINGLE DAY.  So today, when I realized my fridge and cupboards were both equally sad and empty, I hopped in my car…

Energy Overnight Oats

Breakfast people are the best people (in my opinion). And if you’re one of my fav people you’re going to L-O-V-E this so-simple recipe. It’s delicious, nutritious, and packs a mad punch of energy. I’ll be honest — I eat this mid-morning (after my first breakfast of 2 scrambled eggs) when I’m sitting at my…

Fruit and Fitness: What’s the Deal?

We all want to know: Is fruit good for me? How much fruit should I eat? Will fruit make me fat? It’s full of sugar so should I stay away from it? What about smoothies? And fruit juice? And fruit roll-ups? And FRUIT BY THE FOOT?????? *stands* “My name is Kaili, and I’m a fruit-aholic.”…

Why I’m Doing (Modified) Whole30

Fad diets — I’m not into them. However, the Whole30 is a “diet” that I’ve tried before and didn’t absolutely hate. What is it? Read a full explanation here. I’ll detail my own “rules” in a bit, since I’m not sticking hard and fast to the ones described above. Background: For as long as I…

My 10 Must Have Trader Joe’s Products

I’m new to this whole “Trader Joe’s Obsession.” The first time I walked into the store I was ridiculously overwhelmed – similar to my first experience with the 3-story Forever 21 in NYC. There’s a whole bunch of stuff and seemingly no true order. Now I’m a seasoned vet (lol JK I’ve been like 6…

Gluten Free Chicken Tacos

OK, so I may be slightly obsessed with her food since she’s one of my favorite humans, but today I’m sharing another delicious recipe from Devon (DevonJade.com). It just happens to be my favorite thing on Earth: TACOS. So continue reading for a quick recipe that will become a staple in your food prep. I…

World’s “Fudgiest” Gluten Free Brownie

It’s Monday, and what better way to start the week off than by baking a sweet treat? This delicious recipe is courtesy of my good friend Devon (devonjade.com) — head on over to her blog for more drool-inducing recipes and other amazing content.