I’m Laura and I’m a busy mom that loves to spend time with my family, run, cook, eat and play.  I’m currently a Certified Fitness Instructor through ISSA.I recently became a Sweat Pink Ambassador and have enjoyed connecting with women all over the world who share in my passion for food, fun and fitness.  I live in the north suburbs of Chicago and while our winters are hard I love our summers especially with my little lady! 

Confessions of a Clean Eating Convert

When I was a child, I was the pickiest eater around.  You couldn’t pay me to put a fruit or vegetable to my lips.  On Saturday nights when my parents would go out and we would have a babysitter, my dinner consisted of tacos from Taco Bell.  I loved nachos, fries, chicken nuggets…. ...more clean for 12 years. And when I say CLEAN, I truly mean it. No ...more

Clean Eating Bison Taco Bowls

Bison Taco Bowls ...more

Fast and Clean Weeknight Dinner

Happy Friday everyone!!  I'm so excited the weekend.  Let's talk about this Chicago weather we are having right now....more

Winter Kale and Brussels Sprouts Salad

The other night I had a couple of friends over for dinner.  I love having friends over.  First of all, I love cooking for other people and have always loved entertaining.  It’s fun to try out new recipes on your friends as well.  So, I created a winter brussels sprouts salad to start the meal which went over really well!...more