A fall favorite: Pumpkin!

Fall is here! Two great things about this season are the fall colors and the fall flavors. One thing that undoubtedly begins to pop up everywhere is the heavily anticipated pumpkin flavor!  A lot of things (pumpkin beer, pumpkin lattes, pumpkin bagels etc) are not healthy and should be saved for every once in awhile. However,[…]

Simple, Healthy FRUIT COBBLER!

Hello everybody! So my recent obsession is these delicious and easy fruit cobblers. Ahhh they are so good! When you are craving something sweet but still want to be healthy try this recipe! It doesn’t even taste healthy, it tastes amazing! The best part about it? You can do the same recipe with pretty much[…]

Mango & Avocado Black Rice Salad with Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette

This is so delicious! A great recipe to make for dinner with friends or a significant other! Enjoy :) Mango & Avocado Black Rice Salad with Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette   Ingredients 1 1/2 cups organic black rice 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 large ripe mango, diced 1 small ripe avocado, diced or sliced 1/4 cup roasted almonds[…]

Healthy Brown Rice Pizza Bowl

If I had my eyes closed and took a bite of this, I literally would have thought it was a bite of pizza! I threw a few things together and surprised myself with how amazing it was. This recipe tastes SO GOOD and is 100% healthy! Imagine your standard burrito bowl, but with a Italian[…]

Healthy Chicken Enchilada Skillet

This recipe is so delicious, and pretty easy! A must-try recipe for a cold, cozy night when you’re in the mood for some homemade Mexican food! Healthy Chicken Enchilada Skillet Ingredients: 2-3 Cooked Chicken Breasts (Boiled, BBQ, or baked) 1 Red Bell Pepper, chopped 1 Med Yellow Onion (1/2 a huge one), chopped 1 Can[…]

Whole Wheat Garden Veggie Pasta

Here is an amazing recipe for a veggie filled whole wheat pasta. A healthier way to eat pasta! Whole Wheat Garden Veggie Pasta (Serves 2-3) Ingredients: 1 Zucchini (diced) 1 Summer Squash (diced) About 20 Cherry Tomatoes (cut in half) 2 cloves garlic Salt & Pepper to taste 15 leaves Basil (finely chopped) Whole wheat[…]

Healthy Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Oat Bars

Healthy Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Oat Bars, YUM!

So I LOVE the holidays and fall! I love making treats, getting cozy by a fireplace, holiday decorations and all that comes with the months of October, November, and December. My apartment is now officially “fall decorated out” complete with huge orange daisies :) To top it off I made these delicious healthy pumpkin chocolate[…]

Strawberry, Walnut, Spinach Salad

Strawberry, Walnut, Spinach Salad

I was inspired by a delicious salad I had at work today! It was so good I decided to have it again for dinner, haha, but my own version!  This strawberry, walnut, spinach salad is simple, done in 5 minutes, and delicious!! I didn’t have it with chicken, but grilled chicken on top would probably[…]

chia seed pudding

Chia Seed Espresso Cocoa Pudding

If you like chocolate and you like coffee (who doesn’t like these two amazing things?!? haha) then you will LOVE this healthy, clean, breakfast recipe! Chia seed pudding! It is so simple to throw together right before you go to bed, and it’s ready to eat in the morning. It lasts several days in the[…]