On The Road: The Good and Bad

The good news is that Scout seems to be settling down. Her anxiety level has decreased...more

Meals and Fitness: Week 3 training

Hi everyone! Hope you are all enjoying the weekend. I am off to teach class and then get to Madison’s Baptism! ...more

Stripe lover

Zara top and shorts, chloe mini marcie bag, collective porselli ballet flats, necklace ℅...more

Chocolate chip pumpkin shortbread cookie sandwiches {Plus a BIG giveaway}

Four years ago I sat in my apartment in Houston ready and anxious to write my first recipe on A Zesty Bite. ...more

Vegan News You Can Use (9/21/14)

Vegan news you can use (9/21/14) Why Meat-Loving Philly Chef Scott Schroeder Is a Six-Days-a-Week Vegan Omaha restaurateur headed on 4-stop ‘Vegan Life’ tour Vegans, You Can Go to Subway Now PETA Names NYC Nation’s Most Vegan-Friendly City Veg Out: Top Vegan and Vegetarian Spots in Grand Rapids (MI) Lakewood couple to open Cleveland Vegan in former Wings Hobby...more

Pumpkin Spice Sheet Cake

This Pumpkin Spice Sheet Cake with brown butter cinnamon icing is out of this word amazing! It is moist and full of festive fall flavors! If you need a dessert for any event, holiday, or any occasion whatsoever this fall – make this cake! ...more

Fashionably Eco-Friendly: Ready, Set, Go Green!

Here’s a secret: despite common belief, eco-friendly home decor doesn’t have to be ugly. Many people believe that to be green means to be simply functionable, not at all fashionable. These are lies! ...more

Sun-Beams: September 21, 2014

Sun-Beams is a collection of links to stories, articles, photos, or videos...more

Crab and Asparagus Linguine by Meals Made Simple

Confession #90345 on this blog – even though I’ve written a cookbook, I don’t ever cook from cookbooks. Don’t get me wrong, I have plenty of cookbooks! When Lu comes home from work he asks me, “can you spiralize tonight, please?” So, while I’d love to whip up a masterpiece from Saveur or make some comfort food from a cookbook, I am usually testing recipes for the blog most nights or appeasing my fiance (I can’t stop saying that word!) Today, that all changes ....more

Sunday Funday: The Plum Fantastic

Let’s face it. Sundays kind of suck. The entire day, from the moment you get out of bed, feels like a countdown to Monday ....more