What’s in my bag? Summer Edition.

What’s in my bag? Summer Edition.

Summer is here! Well, for a month now, but it has been beautiful and sunny here in Chicago. Been spending a ton of time outside, exploring my new city, Chicago, and enjoying the sunshine. Everyday feels like an adventure - whether I’m touring around Chicago, going on long walks in a new neighborhood or venturing [...]

RECIPE: Butternut Squash Pancakes aka LATKES – Just in time for Channukah!

RECIPE: Butternut Squash Pancakes aka LATKES – Just in time for Channukah!

I know thanksgiving is over, but I am not done with the butternut squash recipes! In fact, it is an ingredient I use all fall AND winter in soups, salads and even sweet recipes. I recently used it in a BUTTERNUT SQUASH PANCAKE recipe that I am so excited to finally share.  This recipe is [...]

Comfort Food Season + Tips for the Winter Blues

Comfort Food Season + Tips for the Winter Blues

Last week it was 75 degrees and I was wearing Birkenstocks in October. No complaints - but this cold season came on FAST. Literally, as soon as the temperature dropped, my body was like bring on the comfort food Sari! Less cool salads and more comforting warm dishes - still with tons of veggies of [...]