My First Month on The Profile Plan By Sanford

Last month I went to see my doctor for a regular check up and she told me I was obese. My response was, “Dang and I still look good!” (I’ve always dealt with tough crap through humor.) The truth was, this scared me. I’m terrified of getting high blood pressure and ‘beetus – two conditions […]

Instant Pot Dirty Turkey Rice

A few weeks ago, I hosted a Cajun Friendsgiving for some of my favorite Dallas peeps. You can’t have #Friendsgiving without a turkey, so last week I shared a recipe for the best turkey ever. This week, I’m sharing my recipe for Dirty Turkey Rice made with Honeysuckle White Mild Italian Turkey Sausage. My favorite […]

How to Cook a Turkey, Cajun Style

A few weeks ago, I hosted a Friendsgiving holiday dinner for my friends. I knew I wanted to cook a turkey, but I also knew I didn’t want it to be basic. As a lover of spicy foods, I quickly decided to do a Cajun Honeysuckle White Whole Turkey! In fact, I decided to do […]

Easy Cheesy Taco Bread

I was asked by Carusele to participate in the #LaurasLean campaign, sponsored by LaurasLean. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. Have you ever had that little cheesy bread from those Brazilian restaurants? I’m OBSESSED! For the longest time I would go to eat there JUST so I could get my fix. […]

6 Ways To Cope With Stress At Work

This post has been sponsored by Celestial Seasonings TeaWell. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Before this week even started, I knew that my stress levels would be high. I’m gonna be out of town for the next 7 days, so I needed to not only be caught up on work but get ahead […]

Crystal Bridges – Your New Summer Road Trip

Earlier this month I was invited out to Bentonville, Arkansas to visit Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art (the newest American art museum). To be totally honest, I didn’t know what to expect! I haven’t been to Arkansas in at LEAST 20 years and had only heard of Bentonville because its where Walmart was founded. […]

Where To Eat In San Francisco

Where to Eat in San Francisco - Ginger Marie Blog

San Francisco has a crazy good food scene. No matter f you’re craving some fancy American food, or the best dumplings you had in your life, you can find it all in the Bay Area! Because of that, it can be hard to figure out where to eat in San Francisco! Here are the places […]

Maple Pecan Oatmeal Energy Balls

I’ve been seeing people make energy balls all over Instagram for years. When Republic of Vermont sent me some high quality maple syrup and honey, I knew exactly what I was going to make. I love that I can make them, freeze them, and grab them on the go. While there are plenty of meals […]

4 Obvious Ways to Stay Healthy When You’re Busy AF

Y’ALL! My schedule here lately has been crazy busy. I mean, I feel like a full-blown adult. This week alone I’ve had meetings, work trips, and presentations and still somehow found time to meet friends for dinner. Seriously, who am I and when did I become so grown? It can be easy to slip up […]