vitamix

One more reason to love my Vitamix

I love my Vitamix. Hands down, it’s my favorite appliance. I purchased it over six years ago and use it daily for everything including smoothies, shakes, soups, sauces, salad dressings, ice cream and applesauce. Last week, the grounding prong fell to the counter as I was plugging in my machine. I’m...

Tortilla Pizzas

Wow, it’s been a busy week. During weeks like this, I turn to recipes that are quick and easy to prepare. Recipes that I’ve prepared time and time again. Homemade pizza is one of my favorites. It’s so easy to make, and is a great alternative to delivery and/or frozen pizza. And our favorite...

Banana Oatmeal Cookies

Happy Monday! I didn’t run yesterday. I realized the night before that I hadn’t taken a day off in over a week, and decided that my legs could use a rest. But my internal alarm woke me early anyway and I found myself bursting with energy, so I got an early...

Blueberry Coconut Smoothie

It’s no secret that I love smoothies, especially after a run. They’re quick and easy to prepare, and are a great way to pack a lot of nutrition into a single meal. But I admit I’m sometimes a bit more focused on what I put in my smoothies than in how they...

Primary Food

I just returned home from the most amazing long weekend. A trip that not only left me filled with gratitude for the friendships I made and the experiences we shared, but also filled with a renewed sense of gratitude for the home I returned to. The trip was planned around Ragnar Napa...