Top 5 Trader Joe’s Staples [+Quick Spelt Crumpets]

Ever since Trader Joe’s opened up a location in my city, I’ve become a total TJ’s convert. Sure, I loved their products before, but I was only ever able to get them a few times a year if I went to a city that had a store. I’d get things like dried mango, triple fruit spread, and peanut butter….basically only things that can’t spoil. Fun…but not as fun as being able to buy all the cool fresh, frozen, and perishable products!

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Five Fitness and Health YouTube Channels

Back to the real world, friends! The holidays are almost through, can you believe it? It seems like they came and went so quickly and now we’re already moving on to 2015!


Recently I’ve really gotten into watching YouTube videos! I’ve never been that into YouTube aside from the occasional viral video viewing, but now that some of my favorite bloggers and social media celebs have started their own channels, I’ve really enjoyed getting to know the people behind the screens. I mostly watch health and fitness channels at this point but I am always looking to expand my subscriptions and see what else is out there. Today I thought I’d share some of my favorite channels as of late.

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Top Five: Cereal and Nut Butter

[Have you entered my GNC PurEdge giveaway yet?! Go check it out!]

I am not good at choosing favorites. Ask me my favorite movie, I’ll most likely name the most recent one I saw and liked. My favorite music? No way. I listen to way to many different bands, artists, and genres. And don’t get me started on my favorite food. That’s nearly impossible! Waaaay too much deliciousness out there to choose favorites. But I think I’ve come up with a solution the questions I always get asked about some of my favorite products. TOP 5 LISTS! Yes, I know it’s cheating. But at least I can share (some) of my favorites with you all!

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Eat This, Not That: Classic College Food

Even though the semester is almost done, with finals coming up I know there will be a lot of convenience food eating among my fellow college students. Late nights, studying through meals, and draining you brain pretty much means that you won’t have a lot of energy or desire to cook elaborate meals or even focus on the nutrition of what you’re putting in your body. However, this time is CRUCIAL for you to be fueling your body right! You want to be at your best and most focused self for finishing out the semester strong.

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