All posts tagged: food

Almost Back On Track

Woah! My food splurge on NYE consisted of 3 courses and a bottle of wine with my fiancé at Mere Bulles in Brentwood, TN. Nearly three days have passed, and my stomach is still telling me it’s full. As a Registered Dietitian, I am often judged by the food on my plate, which is understandable. You will find that I am in no way defined by any one style of eating; I eat to provide my body with the vitamins and nutrients it needs, but I do love to indulge every now and then. New Year’s Eve was one of those times. That being said, I’m grateful the holiday season is coming to an end and I can get back on track! Mere Bulles has been a tradition for many in the middle TN area for nearly 20 years. That is quite a long run by present restaurant standards in the Nashville area. I understand why folks keep coming back-the food is great and the atmosphere eludes to an era of the past. Charming antiques …

Be Your Own Drug

As I kicked off 2014, I knew two things……that I had only a few months to finish checking off my Before 30 Bucket List AND I wanted to make a bigger impact in this community where I have grown roots over the past 3 years since my return from TEXAS. I can successfully claim that my mission has been accomplished! I completed my first half marathon with my friends and pace leaders over at Fleet Feet Brentwood (before the age of 30, might I add), volunteered my time once a month towards community initiatives around Nashville, and finally started a blog (a goal I have had since forever) which is still a major work in progress. Baby Steps! My hopes for 2015? To focus more on my passions-which just happen to include all things food, travel, and living well. My personal definition of living well means taking risks, following passions, being free, loving your body, moving more, giving back and eating healthy. My purpose here is to hopefully inspire the same for anyone that crosses …