Bean Bytes #4

Hi Friends!

Happy Saturday. Time for another edition of Bean Bytes.

Link Love


A fun twist on spaghetti sauce
Roasted Tomato and Peach Sauce via Running to the Kitchen

These have my name written ALL over them:
Sweet Potato Pancakes via Lawfully Wedded Wife


I bet many can relate to this:
5 Things the Hinder Weight Loss via The Business of Losing Weight

On balance and moderation:
How Far is TOO Far In? via Vanilla Bean Lean

Tips for coming back after an injury
Coming Back From an Injury via Happy Fit Mama

One of my favorite things to do in the summer.
How to Make & Freeze Pesto via Wannabe A Country Cleaver

Two words toward attitude change
Two Magic Words for Running & Life via Mommy Run Fast


Great tips if you’re thinking about starting yoga!
Explore Yoga via Dare You To

If you’re interested in the clinical side of dietetics:
Dietetic Internship: Rehab via Odd Duck Blog

There’s no ONE way to workout:
Do What Empowers You via Best Body Fitness

Yes. Just yes.
S’mores fudge via The Novice Chef

I heart quinoa. And this girl.
10 healthy quinoa recipes via Fit Foodie Finds

For the cookout:
Healthy Labor Day Recipes via Side of Sneakers


On making things your own:
On Breaking the Mold via Eat Drink Breathe Sweat

For all your college students:
College Food Survival Tips via Food Trainers

Making this soon!
The Best No-Knead Pizza Dough via Handle the Heat

Everyone should be doing some resistance training!
8 Ways to Incorporate Resistance Training Into Your Workout via Fitness A Way of Life


An adorable hubby guest post.
What has fitfluential done for you via Organically Mo

freakin’ beautiful
Today, I turn 30 via Live Love and Run




In the news
Rickshaws bring produce to food deserts
Supermarket RDs on the rise
Only children more likely to be overweight
Nutrition double burden- obese and malnourished
FDA to probe consumer understanding of fortification
Belly fat may hit your heart the hardest
Softer fast food lighting and music and cut calorie intake
Ohio schools tap local farms for produce
Exercise has a bigger emotional payoff for some
Fresh vs. Frozen school veggies
Psychology explains why guys eat less fruits and vegetables

Scenes from the week

I dunno about you, but
I’m hoping September brings cooler weather


Enjoy your weekend!

About Lindsay

Lindsay Livingston is a Registered Dietitian and new mom from Columbus, Ohio. On her blog, she shares simple, healthy recipes, nutrition tips, workouts and snapshots of her life. Follow her on Twitter @LeanGrnBeanBlog and Instagram @TheLeanGreenBean and be sure to subscribe via RSS or email so you never miss a post!


  1. Aww! Thanks for linking up to my hubby’s guest post! It meant so much that he did that & I appreciate the link love! :)

    Your mom’s comment is so precious!! She’s right, though. You ARE an inspiration!!
    Maureen recently posted..What Has FitFluential Done For You?

  2. I DEFINITELY am looking forward to the cooler weather. I don’t mind the sun, but the humidity? I could do without that!! Your Bean Bytes have become one of my favorite Friday posts… I especially love the “Scenes from the Week” snapshot of your Mom’s comment. :-)

  3. Thanks for the beach reading materials!
    Erica {} recently posted..Stuck in a Food Rut

  4. cheers to cooler September! love the bytes and your other bites. teehee
    lindsay recently posted..Pen this, Pin that

  5. These sound like interesting links – I gots some reading to do! Thanks for including me, Lindsay :) have a fabulous weekend
    Meredith @ Dare You To recently posted..Work out WITHOUT a gym!

  6. Moms are the best supporters, aren’t they??
    Linz @ Itz Linz recently posted..Foodie Penpals: August

  7. I love the idea of ‘Link Love’ – such a great way to share the things we love about one anothers blogs :)

  8. Thanks for the link love! I am honored to be included. Enjoy your long weekend!!
    Angela @ Happy Fit Mama recently posted..August Foodie PenPals Reveal

  9. I love these link ups! You find such a great variety… and thanks so much for including mine! I’m excited to read a few of these that I missed. Happy long weekend!
    Laura recently posted..Virtual Race Kick-off!

  10. Love the bytes this week…and not just because you included lil ol me either, you have chosen some awesome reads from this week, love them!
    Jess recently posted..Goals vs. Rules — there *is* a difference

  11. Love these! and the pics! And Tina’s, Melissa’s and of course, my sister’s posts in here! Happy weekend!
    jolene recently posted..Summer…quite simply.

  12. I looooove seeing all the food pictures on instagram (and your words of wisdom, obviously 😉 )

    I also love being able to find new great blogs and posts through other blogs I already follow!!! That no-knead pizza dough is definitely intriguing me now lol
    char eats greens recently return to juicing

  13. behind behind off to catch up :-)
    Miz recently posted..Three reasons I liked The OOGIELOVES.

  14. I love the “instagood”:) how clever! Can’t wait to see how that pizza dough turns out! My boys LOVE pizza!
    Rachel Layfield recently posted..5 Healthy Snacks+A Favorite Thing

  15. I’m loving the link love! More great reading!
    Leonor @FoodFaithFitness recently posted..Last Two Weeks and Marathon Training


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