Recipes

Easy to Make and Pack Dinners/ Lunches

Easy to Make and Pack Dinners/ Lunches

Sometimes being healthy is very difficult, especially when you have a full time job, you want to make time to workout and also do things you really enjoy.  For a lot of people, cooking healthy foods at home gets pushed to the back burner and […]

Homemade Lara Bars

Homemade Lara Bars

If you have never had a Lara bar then I suggest going to your nearest store and picking some up right now.  They are healthy, delicious, and most of them are only made from 2-3 ingredients which is my favorite thing.  Most energy bars have […]

Turkey Meatballs

Turkey Meatballs

For some reason yesterday I just got a craving for spaghetti and turkey meatballs, there is something about that comfort food that is just so good even on a nice hot day.  So today I decided to make my own healthier version of your typical […]

Cauliflower Fried Rice

Cauliflower Fried Rice

Last night my family and I had the most delicious and filling Asian inspired meal.  Usually, I’m not one for Chinese food, but this meal was to die for.  The combination of vegetables, soy sauce and ginger tastes on top of all that healthy vegetables was […]

Spaghetti Squash Chicken Parm

Spaghetti Squash Chicken Parm

Chicken parm, enough said basically.  I don’t think I have ever met someone who doesn’t just LOVE this dish, unfortunately it is pretty unhealthy, high in calories and if you get it out to eat its about 1000x worse than you could ever imagine.  That […]

Raw Date Cake

Raw Date Cake

I made this cake trying to recreate the delicious raw cake I had in Iceland at the beginning of our trip.  Although it wasn’t exactly the same it did come out pretty awesome! This is also my first time just making up a recipe, I […]

Classic Green Smoothie

Classic Green Smoothie

There are so many great things about the classic green smoothie, its simple, delicious, nutritious, and beautiful looking.  Many of the other smoothies I make end up brown or some other weird color that tastes great but doesn’t look good.  But this smoothie is gorgeous […]

Healthy Mexican Salad

Healthy Mexican Salad

Mexican food is my absolute favorite, I could eat it every day and be perfectly happy.  Unfortunately, most American Mexican food places are so unhealthy, everything is cooked in excess oil, there is added cheese and sour cream on everything and the chips… unlimited chips is […]

Sick Snow days and Smoothies

Sick Snow days and Smoothies

Happy Monday everyone! Monday’s are usually one of my favorite days because it is the start of a new week, and I love fresh starts.  But today was freezing cold, snowing and I also don’t feel very well. I don’t know what it is about the […]

Lazy Sundays and Black Bean Burgers

Lazy Sundays and Black Bean Burgers

It is Sunday, the beginning of a new week, a day most of us take to relax, recoperate and hopefully cook some good food that sets us up for a healthy week ahead.  Now, I have mentioned before that I do not meal prep, meaning […]