About Erica Johnson

Apart from being a complete workaholic and entrepreneur, my passions include traveling, home design/remodeling, working out and spending time with my husband & (growing) family! We are parents to our 75lb fur baby, a yellow lab named Missy, and welcomed our first baby girl, Noelle, in November (and my husband thought we had pink and bling before!)

20 07, 2017

Quick & Easy 3 Bean Edamame Salad

By | 2017-07-19T18:41:46+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Recipes|Comments Off on Quick & Easy 3 Bean Edamame Salad

If you’re like me, I like a dish that results in leftovers.  During the work week, my time is limited and when I do have spare time, I like to spend it with my daughter (not slaving over the stove!)  So, this cold 3 bean salad is a winner across the board for many [...]

10 07, 2017

Gratitude for those who Give and How it Changes the World of Non-Profits

By | 2017-07-10T17:14:34+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Inspiration|Comments Off on Gratitude for those who Give and How it Changes the World of Non-Profits

Emails, phone calls, checks to sign, donors to thank, patients to assist, patients that need a shoulder to cry….this is probably only the first 30 minutes of my daily routine at The Breast Cancer Charities of America.  Sometimes the ‘work’ of running the business of a non-profit can get in the way of one [...]

5 07, 2017

The Truth Behind National Bikini Day

By | 2017-07-05T01:15:59+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Style|Comments Off on The Truth Behind National Bikini Day

July 5…National Bikini Day.  Who knew there was such a holiday?  (I didn’t until I was looking online for upcoming holidays!)  Where’s the national one-piece swimsuit day; or the national I prefer my cover up holiday?  Somehow, I think the National Holiday Hotline forgot to name those days. Don’t get me wrong, I’m a [...]

22 06, 2017

For the Love of Leftovers…Make Dinner Fast, Easy & Healthy Tonight

By | 2017-06-22T09:50:19+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Recipes|Comments Off on For the Love of Leftovers…Make Dinner Fast, Easy & Healthy Tonight

Ladies, who is with me, leftovers are the most wonderful thing for dinner.  First of all, most meals truly do taste better after they’ve sat and had time to absorb the flavors, but leftovers mean quick and easy cooking that night! If you’re at all like me, I ALWAYS try to strategically plan meals [...]

8 06, 2017

5 Ways to Spice up National Fruit & Vegetable Month

By | 2017-06-08T12:51:33+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Nutrition & Recipes, Recipes|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Spice up National Fruit & Vegetable Month

Happy National Fruit and Veggie Month.  For some people that may sound like a dreaded holiday, but I LOVE fruits and vegetables (and finding new ways to make them festive) so this is a fun blog post and holiday this month! When I was pregnant last year with our little girl, the number one [...]

30 05, 2017

The King (or Queen) of BBQ-National BBQ Month

By | 2017-06-08T12:57:06+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Nutrition & Recipes, Recipes|Comments Off on The King (or Queen) of BBQ-National BBQ Month

Welcome back from a long holiday weekend.  If you’re like most, you enjoyed lots of quality family time, some sunshine (which hopefully you wore your sunscreen like I talked about in last week's blog) and probably divulged in some BBQ.  Our family did all three of the above. I’m a fan of finding fun [...]

26 05, 2017

National Sunscreen Day

By | 2017-06-08T12:57:37+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Fitness, Wellness & Fitness|Comments Off on National Sunscreen Day

It’s Memorial Day weekend…time to break out the swimsuits, fire up the grill and spend some great family time outdoors!  But one of the main things people tend to forget when packing their bags and picnic baskets is their sunscreen.  Just so happens today is National Sunscreen Day so this is your friendly reminder! [...]