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10 Healthy Holiday Dessert Recipes

Looking for some healthy but still delicious dessert recipes for the holiday season? Look no farther. Here are 10 Healthy Holiday Dessert Recipes! -- Citrus Zest Cake (whole wheat!) -- Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies --- Matt’s Oatmeal Dark Chocolate Chunk Cookies (healthy but not TOO healthy!) -- Oatmeal Banana Coconut Cookies Continue Reading …

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Goji Biscotti

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I have a new favorite healthy recipe. Perfect for the holidays, too! Introducing: Whole Wheat Pumpkin Goji Biscotti! I’d forgotten how awesome biscotti is until I made this a couple weeks ago, just for fun. Lattes and hot tea are just that much better when biscotti is by their side, don’t you think? Even better is that this Continue Reading …

Quinoa Salad with Pecans and Cranberries (recipe from our wedding!)

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One of my main contributions to our Thanksgiving feast this year was a delicious vegan Quinoa Salad with pecans and cranberries. This dish first made its debut at our wedding! Back when we first met with our caterer (Celebrations Catering) a year ago to figure out our reception menu, I mentioned that I’d like to have some sort of Continue Reading …

Almond Coconut Pumpkin Muffins

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New recipe post on the docket for you guys today – Almond Coconut Pumpkin Muffins! I was inspired to make these when Matt and I were stuck inside during the hurricane last week; we were lucky to not lose power so I figured I should take the opportunity to do a little experimental baking! A few months ago, Swanson Health Products offered me a Continue Reading …

High Protein Flour-Free Breakfast Pancake Recipe

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This high protein, flour-free breakfast pancake recipe is quick, easy, and delicious, too. It's one of my absolute favorite breakfasts - I have it at least a few times a week! The secret to this pancake? Egg and banana! It sounds gross but I promise it's good. The combination is a great way to enjoy a pancake that’s higher in Continue Reading …

7 Favorite Soup & Chili Recipes

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You know what’s awesome? The fact that it’s finally soup weather again. Last week, I bought a rotisserie chicken for us to nibble on throughout the week (so awesome for easy dinners, quick sandwiches or salads, etc.), and when we were finished and left with the carcass, Matt was inspired to use it to make homemade broth! Into a pot he Continue Reading …

Italian Quinoa Salad

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Morning, friends! It’s actually a nice and cool-ish morning here, at least compared to the past few weeks — it makes me really miss morning workouts! Getting to work by 7 or 7:30 a.m. isn’t really conducive to working out in the morning… blah. I’m thinking in the fall depending on my new internship schedule I might transition back to Continue Reading …

Mexican Lasagna Recipe

I went to a dinner gathering at my friend Maria’s house where she served us all a delicious Mexican lasagna that was so good I just had to recreate it and share. I hope you love this Mexican Lasagna recipe as much as we do! One of the best things about recipes like this is that they’re so versatile! Leave out the chicken to make it Continue Reading …