Strawberry Raspberry Chia Pudding Parfait

Heart healthy berries, chia seeds and flax seeds come together in this delicious and nutritious Chia Pudding Parfait dessert. The weather here in Denver is stunning right now!  I just took the pups on a walk wearing SHORTS because it's … [Read more...]

Wild Blueberry Crumble Smoothie

Smoothies have always had my heart.  This Wild Blueberry Crumble Smoothie combines all the flavors of the warm and comforting dessert that pairs perfectly with vanilla ice cream.  Soaked walnuts, cinnamon, lemon juice, and a splash of vanilla make … [Read more...]

Chia Pudding

A pudding so simple and nutritious that it can easily be enjoyed for breakfast or dessert.  Chia pudding has the texture of tapioca, subtle sweetness of maple, and is enhanced with your favorite fruit and nut butter toppings. When it comes to … [Read more...]

Cumin Lime Kale Salad

This is the kale salad for kale lovers and non-kale lovers alike! Smoky cumin, zesty lime, and a hint of jalapeno make this kale salad the perfect addition to any burrito bowl, side dish for cozy chili, or the simple base to any lunch. As a … [Read more...]

Lightened Up Delight Bars

A coconut cookie crust topped with chopped nuts, chocolate chips, coconut flakes, and homemade sweetened condensed milk takes me back to childhood with this lower FODMAP version of my Dad's famous Delight Bars (or Magic Bars as I've heard them called … [Read more...]

Plantain Root Vegetable Hash

Hearty root vegetables, plantains, and the slightest hint of heat from jalapeño make for a Plantain Root Vegetable Hash fit for breakfast, lunch, OR dinner! These past few weeks, Brian and I kiiiiind of feel like we are running a bed and … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Oatmeal Snack Cookies

Sweet potatoes, whole grain brown rice flour and oats come together with sweet cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger and coconut sugar to make a tasty snack cookie.   I am sharing this recipe and post in partnership with Now Foods. As always, all opinions are … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Pecan Snack Bites

The flavors of fall are alive in these simple snack bites that are made from pumpkin, pecan, nut butter, oats, a touch of maple syrup and pumpkin pie spice.  Perfect for popping post workout or on the go! I've mentioned before that I am … [Read more...]

Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Mint Sunflower Dressing

This Roasted Sweet Potato Salad is comforting, filling and the perfect side with your favorite protein.  Enjoyed warm or cold with a sunflower seed based dressing kissed with mint for a flavorful combination. Do you ever go to a restaurant, … [Read more...]

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...]