Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal Smoothie

Super satisfying peanut butter banana oatmeal smoothie. It's vegan and gluten free, and makes a perfect healthy breakfast!

I know, I know. This smoothie combo is like ten years old and I’m just trying it now. What’s new? I do eat the peanut butter/banana/oatmeal combo quite frequently, but when you put it in smoothie form? Ohhhh yes. Breakfast is forever changed. ♥ I couldn’t eat any solid food for two days after I got […]

Sweet Sixteen


I celebrated my sixteenth birthday last Sunday! It couldn’t have been a better day – a run, good food, and family. Here are some pictures! For my birthday dinner I requested Grandma’s famous lasagna!And for my cake – the Pioneer Woman’s Italian Cream Cake. (So proud of Mom for making it!) Unfortunately I ate a little too much lasagna […]

Tips for Taking Your Drivers Test


Sorry for basically falling off the face of Blogland last week! I don’t really have any excuses except it was the first week back at school and I picked other things over writing a post. I have just a few things from the weekend that I want to share! On Friday it was the big rivalry game! […]

Healthy Eggplant Parmesan

Healthy eggplant parmesan with loads of flavor, you can't believe it's lightened up!

Um… it’s already Day Four of 2015? Like how did that happen? Day Four means tomorrow is Day Five which means back to school these two weeks off have been glorious.  But really, how was everyone’s New Year’s? Mine was really fun although I admit I struggled to stay awake that late! Welch’s, obvs. Despite Christmas […]


leigha mom

And just like that, we’re at the end of 2014. Super cliché, but I don’t know how it went by so fast. After going back and reading last year’s post I’m amazed at how much I forgot! That’s the reason I like to write these posts – it’s a place for me to go back to […]

Christmas Scenes


Just a few pictures from the most wonderful, fantastic, incredible Christmas!  Grandpa’s Birthday (23rd) Christmas Eve Christmas Day ♥ LeighaLeigha is the founder and writer of The Yooper Girl. She has a passion for living life, eating good food, running long distances, and cats.More Posts – Website Follow Me: