Diet

Chicken Cobb Lettuce Wraps

This post is sponsored by Shenandoah Valley Organic. The most satisfying meals are the ones where you’re happy eating it and happy you ate it. Especially during pregnancy, I try to find meals that are good for me but are also tasty and satisfy some of my cravings. Chicken Cobb Lettuce Wraps are a perfect …

First Trimester Recap

There was a moment there where I thought I might be one of the pregnant women who doesn’t get morning sickness. I’d made it to week 6 with none of the nausea—only the extreme fatigue and headaches to contend with. But then, wham, it hit me. I woke up on the morning that marked 6 …

Light and Fluffy Angel Food Cake

This post is sponsored by Bob’s Red Mill. This week in Massachusetts we saw two glorious, sun-filled days with temperatures in the high 80s, which gave me the green light to whip out my summer food staples. First up: homemade strawberry shortcakes—layered with fluffy vanilla cake, fresh strawberries, and sweetened whipped cream. My mom has …

The Pregnancy Excuse

As of yesterday, I’m halfway through my pregnancy. It hasn’t been the easiest or most comfortable few months of my life, but I realize how incredibly fortunate I am to have had a normal and uneventful experience thus far. All of the nausea, exhaustion, and the aches and pains of the first trimester feel completely …