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Whole30 Sweet Potato Toast

If you’re following me on Instagram you’ve probably seen me posting more recipes and food photos as a result of Luke and I diving into the Whole30 on January 1st! We’re on Day 21 today…wahoo! Wrapping it up 🙂 It’s been so fun to share recipes on Instagram because the feedback has been bananas, pun intended :). I’ve had so many people message me for this specific recipe and after I shared the above picture, many of my friends have since sent me pictures of theirs… and they all look delicious! Without further ado, here is my Whole30 Sweet Potato Toast Recipe! INGREDIENTS • 1-2 Large sweet potatoes (thinly sliced) • 1-2 Tbsp. Olive Oil or Avocado Oil • Toppings very   INSTRUCTIONS 1. Wash potatoes and pat dry. 2. Preheat oven to 400°. 3. Line a baking sheet. 4. Slice sweet potato lengthwise into 1/4″ an inch slices. 5. Coat both sides of sweet potato with oil and lightly sprinkle with salt. 6. Cook for 30 minutes (Flip after 20 minutes). 7. Set oven …

Mornings in Malibu: Westward Beach

Since moving to Southern California I would say I spend 85% of my time outside or planning when I’ll be outside next. It’s too pretty not to! Most Saturdays we begin our weekend with a hike or a walk on the beach. I am an early riser and Luke likes to sleep in so we’ve found a meeting place around 8AM. Yes, I said 8AM, it balances out Luke’s 10AM wake up with my 6AM one. :). On Saturdays that Luke has to study I’ve welcomed a ritual of exploring Westward Beach with Maui. I’ve shared it on Snapchat before but had fun taking some photos this morning while we were out. Westward Beach is tucked around the bend of (the sometimes crowded) Zuma Beach. It’s a bit cozier than Zuma and I’ve found familiar faces after only a few weekends of being a regular. I had someone today wave and remind me that we had spoken last week, which I thought was very sweet. Maui has quickly become the mascot of Westward Beach and people can’t seem …