So in case you weren’t aware, Edward and I are pretty big Harry Potter fans. Just check out my previous Harry Potter blog posts (harry potter monopoly and lego hogwarts castle) if you need some convincing 😉 We were even planning a Harry Potter themed wedding. I made everything by hand – wands, invites, potion favors. They’re all in storage right now and when we finally … Continue reading LEGO hogwarts castle part 2 – Harry Potter inspired food!
So a few weekends ago Edward bought me the LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Castle to put together. In case you didn’t know we are pretty big harry potter fans. Years ago I made Edward his very own harry potter monopoly game for Christmas (check it out here). And back when we were planning our wedding, I had a whole harry potter theme going. I made … Continue reading LEGO Harry Potter hogwarts castle – part 1
Hi everyone! EXCITING NEWS! A few friends and I have teamed up on instagram to bring you guys a fun photo-a-day challenge for the month of May! We are fondly calling this challenge #ItsGonnaBeMay2015! Every day, we will have a challenge for you guys to participate in that are in the calendar above! We thought this would be a fun way to bring together the … Continue reading It’s Gonna Be May photo-a-day challenge
Apologies for my absence from my blog! I wanted to give you guys a little update on where I’ve been and what I’ve been up to. Last year I discovered my love for experimenting in the kitchen and developing my own recipes and so I have been dedicating more of my life to developing my passion for culinary. Although I will always be a Registered … Continue reading –Update–
I was diagnosed with ADD when I was a kid. I was a…troubled kid which led to lots of family counseling, the ultimate diagnosis of ADD, and lots of various medications. My childhood/teenage years are a bit of a blur at this point so I don’t remember much other than being put on various medications to control my ADD and depression. I know for sure … Continue reading My personal struggle living with ADD
Since coming into the field of dietetics, one thing that continually irks me is when I hear about someone receiving individualized nutritional advice from a personal trainer. I understand the appeal of wanting to give out meal plans and nutritional advice if you’re a personal trainer. It’s hard to help a client reach their health goals when you can only tackle their fitness. But that’s … Continue reading Personal trainers vs registered dietitians
I have noticed a lot of health hype surrounding coconut oil over the last couple years. I’m still on the fence when it comes to using it because regardless of it’s “positive” health claims, it’s also still very high in Saturated fat. But before I get into that, here’s the 411 on coconut oil. Coconut oil comes in a few forms; Virgin and refined. “Virgin” … Continue reading Coconut oil: yay or nay?