Meatless Monday Black Bean Veggie Burgers

I was lucky enough to end up with classes only on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s this semester. The downside to this though is that Tuesday is the new Monday for me.  So while I’m lucky enough to have Monday’s off and dedicated to Meal Plan Monday, I spend Tuesday living life in a whirlwind.  I hoped to have this blog entry up earlier today, but after a long day of lectures, a teaching practicum, and an exam, how could I say no to cuddling up with Koda for a few hours and ignoring social media? Black bean burgers are starting to get some well deserved hyped.  I’ve noticed local restaurants in Morgantown featuring the item on their menus, so I had to do my own take on it.  I read through countless recipes online and quickly realized there is no wrong way to make a black bean burger.  I did a […]

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One Pan Turkey & Sweet Potato Chili

Wednesday has became my least favorite day of the week. Monday is, well, Monday. Tuesday is basically the new Monday. And Wednesday is just a cruel reminder that tomorrow isn’t Friday. Thursday’s are usually my busiest days so I tend to spend my Wednesday’s preparing to get through Thursday. Yesterday I spent all day running around Morgantown from meeting to meeting. All I wanted in life was to come home, crash on my couch with Koda, and binge watch Gilmore Girls, only being forced to evaluate my life during the fifteen seconds between each episode. Unfortunately, I had to study enteral and parenteral nutrition for my medical nutrition therapy and pathophysiology exam the next morning (which I rocked, btw). Cooking is usually one of my outlets, but I just didn’t have the time to spend in the kitchen cooking, followed by cleaning up a big mess of dishes. I had […]

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