24 Hours in: Nashville, TN

Nashville, Tennessee - a charming town full of live music, bachelorette parties, and delicious food. Read on to learn what I ate, drank and did during my weekend in Nashville! 

24 Hours in: Nashville, TN

Butternut Squash Enchilada Casserole

Roasted butternut squash and peppers combine with protein-rich beans, melty cheese, and spicy salsa for a delicious make-ahead meal! All in one pan and less than an hour, you'll have healthy lunches for the whole week.

Butternut Squash Enchilada Casserole

Spiced Pumpkin Bisque (Vegan & Gluten Free)

A healthy, vegetable-packed soup that's perfect for fall! Pumpkin, sweet potato, cauliflower and more add nutrition and flavor, while a hit of paprika and red pepper flakes lend a punch of heat to warm you up on even the chilliest days.

Spiced Pumpkin Bisque (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Trail Mix Cookies

A traditional cookie reminiscent of your favorite trail mix courtesy of the addition of chocolate chunks, chopped almonds, and dried cranberries. A dash of cinnamon and a healthy dose of browned butter lend a complex, irresistible flavor. You won't be able to stop eating these!

Trail Mix Cookies

Vegan Ginger Soba Noodle Bowls

Traditional soba noodles are dressed up with a gingery miso dressing that gets a kick from red chili peppers. Cooling cucumber and bright scallions add nutrition and flavor to this healthy, quick and vegan lunch or dinner!

Vegan Ginger Soba Noodle Bowls

Blueberry-Banana Breakfast Bake (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Take your healthy, hearty and delicious breakfast on the go with this make-ahead blueberry-banana breakfast bake. Just a few minutes of prep time gets you 6 breakfasts - oh, and it's vegan AND gluten free!

Blueberry-Banana Breakfast Bake (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Lentil-Walnut "Meatballs" with Zoodles & Tomato Sauce (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Think you can't enjoy your favorite classic spaghetti and meatballs as a vegan? Think again! These  "meatballs" are made from lentils, walnuts and veggies for a protein-packed meat alternative that's delicious both on its own and paired with zucchini noodles and tomato sauce.

Lentil-Walnut "Meatballs" with Zoodles & Tomato Sauce (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Vegan Blueberry Banana Pancakes

The best weekends call for pancakes for breakfast! Not just any pancakes, though - these fluffy, banana-sweetened, blueberry-studded pancakes, to be specific. Oh, and did I mention they're vegan?! Um, is it Saturday yet?

Vegan Blueberry Banana Pancakes

Chocolate Zucchini Breakfast Bake (Vegan & Gluten Free)

The perfect breakfast for when you need something healthy, hearty and chocolatey that you can set and forget for 20 minutes. Plus, the ability to squeeze in a serving of veggies at breakfast is nothing to sneeze at!

Chocolate Zucchini Breakfast Bake (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Spiced Chickpea Power Bowls (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Chickpeas are tossed with a blend of spices and then sauteed until crispy, adding vegan protein to these power bowls of kale and roasted veggies. The best easy, cheap, and healthy lunch or dinner!

Spiced Chickpea Power Bowls (Vegan & Gluten Free)

24 Hours in: Kansas City, MO

Kansas City is a jewel of the midwest, full of culture, great people, and delicious eats! Read on for tacos, margaritas, brunch, and shenanigans in the capital of Missouri.

24 Hours in: Kansas City, MO
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DIY Sweetgreen Harvest Bowl (Gluten Free)

Sweetgreen's most popular salad, the Harvest Bowl, gets a DIY makeover in this vegetarian harvest salad. Lower in calories and without a $10 price tag, you'll be sad you didn't start making these at home sooner!

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DIY Sweetgreen Harvest Bowl (Gluten Free)

Spinach and Goat Cheese Frittata (Gluten Free)

Spinach, goat cheese and red peppers combine with a simple spiced egg mixture to make a healthy breakfast dish that's great for a crowd. Plus, it comes together in less than 20 minutes!

Spinach and Goat Cheese Frittata (Gluten Free)

24 Hours in: Charlottesville, VA

Kicking off my new 24 hours in... series with my forever home and the most magical place in the world - Charlottesville, VA. Home to the University of Virginia, dozens of wineries, and hundreds of restaurants, it's a hotbed of culture and delicious eats!

24 Hours in: Charlottesville, VA

Peach Blackberry Galette

Fresh peach slices and blackberries are slightly sweetened and piled into a buttery, free form, part-whole wheat pie crust. The perfect dessert for those who are too busy to spend an hour making a perfectly braided lattice crust!

Peach Blackberry Galette

Nectarine Pesto Pizza

Cornmeal-dusted pizza crust is spread with pesto, then topped with nectarines, veggie sausage, burrata, spinach and fresh basil. A balsamic glaze drizzle ties it all together for the perfect summer dinner to share with friends!

Nectarine Pesto Pizza

Fresh Garlic Tomato Sauce + Zoodles (Vegetarian & Gluten Free)

Zucchini noodles are topped with a fresh, homemade garlic butter tomato sauce and balls of fresh mozzarella. A gluten free dish that is bursting with summer flavor!

Fresh Garlic Tomato Sauce + Zoodles (Vegetarian & Gluten Free)

Sweet Potato Peanut Curry (Vegan & Gluten Free)

A medley of colorful vegetables combines with a sweet peanut-coconut sauce to create a healthy, delicious curry that is just as good on its own as it is served atop rice or alongside naan.

Sweet Potato Peanut Curry (Vegan & Gluten Free)

Roasted Potato and Burrata Skillet (Gluten Free)

Layers of greens, pesto chickpeas, tomatoes, and roasted potatoes are topped with a ball of burrata and a drizzle of balsamic glaze in this healthy dish that is the perfect meal any time of day!

Roasted Potato and Burrata Skillet (Gluten Free)