plant based probiotics, shopping with purpose, 7 minute workout, and the buddha bowl

plant based probiotics, shopping with purpose, 7 minute workout, and the buddha bowl

While I have never been a big meat-eater, I do enjoy a good chopped salad with chicken, albacore sushi roll, or a well cooked salmon steak. Because we don’t know what tomorrow will bring, I may eat these dishes or others that have meat in the future. For now, I am loving plant-based everything. It’s … Read More

facial routine, simple cooking, and balayage hair

Between the holidays, the cold weather, travel, and a very busy beginning of a very exciting year, it’s been tough to find the time to write. That doesn’t mean I haven’t been finding new favorite things, or thinking of a million things that I’d like to write.  Over the last year or so, while I … Read More

eating for health and warding off disease

eating for health and warding off disease

At some point in our lives, whether it be when we are in middle school or thirty years old, we realize that we are in control of our overall health, both internal and external. We may or may not do good things with this new realization, but most of us strive to. Many times we … Read More

jessie’s weekly favorite’s-roasted vegetables and vintage finds

jessie’s weekly favorite’s-roasted vegetables and vintage finds

Each week brings fall a tiny bit closer. The mornings are getting colder, and the dark is coming sooner. The heater has already come on. The fireplace will come in handy soon. Also, just about everything will be roasted and covered in the flavors of fall. Cinnamon, maple, butter, and maybe a little brown sugar. … Read More

creating affordable change with food, fashion and home decor

creating affordable change with food, fashion and home decor

“Don’t be afraid of what someone may think if your vision isn’t exactly in style. Remember, this type of forward thinking is exactly how new style is created!” -Jessie One of the things I learned growing up was how to get creative with resources. I knew money was always going to be tight and that … Read More

jessie’s weekly favorites

  When was the last time you did something just for you? That’s the one question I ask when people join the HAVE YOUR CAKE AND EAT IT TOO Facebook group. This is not for me; it’s for them. We should all ask ourselves this important question periodically to check in and make sure we … Read More

fiasco dinner night gone right

You’re welcome. Do your thing. You got this. Have your cake and eat it too, everyday and in all that you do! – Jessie To you parents who allow your kids to be in more than one extra-curricular activity during the school year, you’re fabulous and amazing. Also, you’re out of your mind. I mean … Read More

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