Sugar Addiction; Is that a real thing?

Sugar Addiction; Is that a real thing? Melissa, “I am struggling to lose weight! Ever since I turned 40 I can’t seem to get my nutrition under control! Oh who am I kidding, this started long before I turned 40! I never got my baby weight off! The box of oreos and chips keep calling[…]

Holiday Smoothie Recipes

Holiday Smoothie Recipes I love the holidays so much. When I was a little girl one of my favorite books was called “The Sweet Smells of Christmas”. All the sweet smells such as mint, pumpkin, caramel and chocolate are so delicious and yummy, but they are not so great for the waist line. Which is[…]

green bean casserole, holiday recipe, green beans, healthy eating

Healthy Green Bean Casserole

Healthy Green Bean Casserole Does your family love green bean casserole for Thanksgiving or Christmas? You know the one! The recipe grandma use to make with the Campbell’s Cream of Mushroom Soup? If you are looking for a “cleaner” version of the traditional recipe, here is one I found from Autumn Calabrese’s new FIXATE COOKING SHOW only[…]

How to Survive the Thanksgiving Dinner “Fix” Style

How to Survive the Thanksgiving Dinner “FIX” Style See if this scenario sounds familiar to you.  Every Thanksgiving or Christmas, you intend on eating healthier through the holidays. You start out with 1 slice of meat, a small portion of stuffing and or potatoes, and veggies, and you even skip the gravy and bread. However,[…]

apples, breakfast, dessert, healthy recipe

Apple Crisp; Dessert or Breakfast?

Apple Crisp; Dessert or Breakfast? As a coach, I am always looking for new recipes for my challengers.  This one immediately caught my eye when I saw it. Why? Because it only has 4 ingredients, requires little prep time and looks like it would be great as a healthy dessert or even breakfast.  In fact,[…]

How to Make a Pumpkin Spice Latte

How to Make a Pumpkin Spice Latte It is time for Fall Season again! So you know what that means? It’s time for all things Pumpkin Spice! I personally love Fall, and I enjoy anything with a hint of pumpkin, including the Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte.  But I also know that one of my favorite fall drinks is full[…]

Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Energy Bites

Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Energy Bites Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Energy bites I know sound too good to be true, especially when you are trying to eat clean. But this delicious treat is not only good for you, but also very simple to make. This recipe has only 6 simple clean ingredients and you can be ready to[…]

How to make Chick-Fil-A Frosted Key Lime Dream Healthy

Have you tried the NEW Chick-Fil-A Frosted Key Lime Dream treat?  I have. And I might just be in trouble since key lime happens to be one of my favorite desserts.  Since I try to steer clear of dairy, I got curious about how my home made frozen key lime treat full of 70+ superfood ingredients compared[…]

Pineapple-Mango Salsa Recipe

Pineapple-Mango Salsa Recipe Salsa, here’s a summer time twist to your salsa recipe using pineapple and mangos for a fruity but flavorful addition to grilled chicken, fish or hamburger recipe! I LOVE CHOCOLATE….but my BIGGEST temptation is chips and salsa!! Here’s a summer time twist to your salsa recipe that I ADORE…and honestly I usually just[…]

Clean Eating Sweet and Sour Chicken

Clean Eating Sweet and Sour Chicken Recipe courtesy of Clean Eating Magazine I am always looking for new recipes to try that are quick and simple, but also are a good fit for my healthy lifestyle. This one is definitely a keeper! Not only a clean eating recipe but a tasty recipe that my whole[…]