Strawberry Basil Guacamole

Sweet basil and strawberries take this creamy guacamole dish on an unexpected journey to the next level.  Your taste buds (and friends that you share this dish with!) will thank you.  This weekend was another one for the books.  We had friends … [Read more...]

My Favorite Green Smoothie

This is the green smoothie I've been living off of all summer long. Full of frozen spinach (key for keeping it creamy and thick), frozen banana, strawberries, almond milk, and a touch of protein powder for a little extra boost this smoothie will … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Banana Snack Bites from Natural Baby Food

Writing a cookbook or book about nutrition/wellness in some fashion has been a dream of mine for quite a few years now.  While I know I am still in school studying nutrition and my first MAJOR career goal needs to be becoming a Registered Dietitian, … [Read more...]

Easy Baked Fish in Foil Packets

Your favorite vegetables and any fish pair together in packets of foil that for an easy baked fish dinner that is ready in under 30 minutes.   While I LOVE experimenting in the kitchen with new-to-me ingredients, recipes and techniques, … [Read more...]

Ginger Basil Stir Fry

This was such an amazing weekend.  I felt a bit all over the place, but after being cooped up indoors due to a snow storm and major studying last weekend I was ready to get out and DO something this weekend :) The fun all started on Friday. … [Read more...]

Veggie Sweet Potato Hash Brunch with Chloe from A Latte Lipstick!

Today, I have a little something different for all of you! Chloe from A Latte Lipstick emailed me a couple of weeks ago about doing a “blog takeover” so that our readers to get to know a fellow blogger. What a fun idea! I’m excited to introduce you … [Read more...]

Wild Blueberry Cacao Smoothie Bowl

Rich cacao pairs with sweet and tart wild blueberries to make a delicious bowl packed full of anti-oxidants that is perfect for a filling breakfast.   Disclaimer:  By sharing this recipe I am entering into a contest sponsored by the Wild Blueberry … [Read more...]

Macadamia Nut Milk

Soaked macadamia nuts blended with water make the perfect creamy beverage that tastes wonderful when added to coffee, smoothies, or all on it's own! Have you ever tried something at a restaurant or cafe that was just SO amazing that every time … [Read more...]

Baked Almond Chicken Tenders

Chicken lightly coated in nutty almond meal or almond flour is the perfect homemade and healthier alternative to fried and battered chicken nuggets.  These are kid-approved! I seriously cannot believe it's taken me so long to share this recipe … [Read more...]

Cranberry Rosemary Almond Crackers

Subtly sweet cranberry pairs with savory rosemary and lightly salted almonds to make a cracker that is beautiful, delicious, and perfect for sharing at any friend or family gathering. It feels SO good to be back!  But, I'll be honest...it felt … [Read more...]