Summer Nights Pasta

I’m not a huge pasta fan. Don’t get me wrong, lasagne is life. As is baked ziti. But on a regular basis – pasta isn’t in my wheelhouse. I can think of quite a few other starches I would prefer. Honestly: why waste the carbohydrates? Here’s why, though, you’ll find me writing a post on…

New Years Start.. a teensy bit late

In the days after New Years, the gym is packed. Everyone is determined to complete their New Years resolutions: to be more active, more mindful and actually run a 5K. Usually I am one of those people in the gym, slightly irritated by the influx of new people always using the exact machine that I…

Weeknight Vegetarian Pasta

Weeknight Vegetarian Pasta Ingredients: 50-100g whole wheat penne pasta 1 onion, diced 3 cloves of garlic, minced 80-100g of peas 1/4 head of cauliflower 1 veggie burger, sliced 1 cup chopped broccolini 4 tomatoes, diced Optional spicing (Coriander, Paprika, Cheese…) Note: I like to think of this as a kitchen-sink style dish. Normally, I wouldn’t…

Working Girl

In case you couldn’t tell by the title… I started work this week. I can’t exactly say where; contracts and the lot *dramatic eye roll. But suffice it to say that this week has probably been one of the best I’ve had since entering Germany. Not only because I absolutely love my job, but also…

All Of The Healthy Practices (But Really Only 7)

No, this isn’t one of those advertisements hiding in the corner of a blog you enjoy reading, it’s just me (pinkie swear). Like I said in my updating “Sorry I haven’t written for a year, don’t stone me to death” post, everything about healthy lifestyles and yoga are my new obsessions. Just for a first…