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My Pregnancy Skincare Routine | Ambitious Kitchen

When I first got pregnant, I really didn’t have a clue about what types of skincare products were safe to use. Who knew that having a baby would make me so much more passionate and aware of what I’m putting into my body and on my skin?…

The Best Healthy Blueberry Muffins (gluten free!)

Normally I don’t LOVE to claim things are the best, especially in my line of work. However, when I’m able to make a normally calorie-laden blueberry muffins both nutritious and incredible, I get a little excited. Even more thrilled when…

One Pan Thai Peanut Chicken Couscous

Remember my ginger peanut meatballs that everyone loves and adores? Well I decided to use a somewhat similar peanut sauce for this creamy, dreamy Thai chicken peanut couscous and OMG it’s just so damn good. I actually initially tested…

Healthy Lemon Poppy Seed Bread (gluten free!)

Oh hiiiii all my lemon lovers! For some reason, a lot of AK readers go absolutely nuts over lemon. I say this because every time I post something lemony, it tends to go viral; this leads me to the conclusion that there are A LOT of you…

Brussels Sprouts Mac and Cheese

Are you a fan of brussels sprouts? If not, I’m about to change your mind with this fabulous creamy, gooey brussels sprouts mac and cheese. Because let’s be honest, everything’s better when it involves mac and cheese. When I was…

Bright & Flavorful Sunshine Dressing

I feel like we could all use a little bit of sunshine in our lives, am I right? We’re due for yet another snowstorm here in Chicago this week, meanwhile I’m over here buying spring dresses and getting excited for all of the daily…

Chickpea Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies

When I first started my blog, I had just moved to Washington D.C., was utterly confused about what to do with my life and had endless amounts of student loans. I knew that I needed to support myself, make a decent income and be…

Lightened Up Cheddar Cauliflower Broccoli Soup

Lately I’ve been watching The Great on Hulu, followed by The Bates Motel on Netflix; obviously two completely different shows but both quite wonderful. My favorite thing to do after I put my son to sleep, is cozy up with dinner on…