Maddie & Bella Coffee Co: A Fresh Spin on Coffee Creamer

Hey, Good Looking! Hope this Monday treated you well! Today was an incredibly mild day here in Chicago…the temperature got up to 72 degrees. I’m no meteorologist, but that seems a bit unusual for December… Other than being mystified by the weather, I posted on the Maddie & Bella Coffee Co.’s blog about a topic … Continue reading

Veggie Shrimp Stir Fry

Hey, Good Looking! Hope this Monday is treating you well! My commute from the suburbs into Chicago took a mere 55 minutes this morning, which makes be a very happy camper. It’s the little things in life! Today I introduce to you my Veggie Shrimp Stir Fry recipe, which I posted on the Chicago Dietetic … Continue reading

Pumpkin Chai Muffin Tops

I have always really liked baking for as long as I can remember. Cookies, pies, muffins, cupcakes…you name it, I like to bake it. As far back as elementary school I daringly embarked upon crazy tasks, like making my own red, white, and blue striped chocolate shavings for a 4th of July cake (with the … Continue reading

A Taste of Fall: Cranberry Walnut Pumpkin Muffins

As seen on the Chicago Dietetic Association’s blog…to visit their website, click here. This year in Chicago, fall arrived with a flourish, riding in on crisp winds with the promise of all things autumn. It’s precisely this time of year that makes me so thrilled that I am back in my sweet home of Chicago … Continue reading

Not All Greek Yogurts are Created Equal

By now, if you haven’t heard about the craze surrounding Greek yogurt, you’ve at least probably noticed the influx of it in the dairy aisle at your grocery store. The hulabaloo is not without merit – the best of the Greek yogurts pack a lot more protein than regular yogurt (more than double in some … Continue reading

Nicci’s Super Amazing Spin on Egg Salad

I made something delicious recently. It may seem like nothing to you, but cooking isn’t exactly my favorite thing to do (especially for just myself). If I must cook, I prefer an audience that eats my creations, then showers me with praise. The problem with me and cooking is that I take too long to … Continue reading

NourishRDs: Great Blog!

NourishRDs is a great blog by two registered dietitians. They have great posts with wonderful information, ranging from healthy tips to recipes. Most recently, here’s my favorite: Hidden Beauty in Foods . You should check it out!

Making the Joys of Coffee More Joyful

Here’s something I take for granted: My morning latte is healthy. Most people’s morning lattes/coffees are NOT healthy. All those saturated fats from 2% or whole milk or creamers…all those unnecessary added sugars from syrups and creamers… STOP THE MADNESS! I LOVE my morning coffee for many reasons: It gives me that delightful caffeine boost. … Continue reading

Eating Healthy in College: Setting the Mood

I learned a lot in my time at Ohio State about how to eat healthy as a college student, probably enough tips for at least ten posts. For now, I will limit it to five tips and say To Be Continued… The tips today are mainly about setting yourself up to eat healthy (the tips … Continue reading

What’s with the Name?

I’ve had some people ask me why I’ve decided to call the site “Hey Good Looking!” instead of something that better alludes to the nutritional content within. That, my friends, is a darn good question. I’ve come up with several answers, so you can feel free to choose your favorite: 1.) I like it. 2.) … Continue reading