Apple Banana Muffins

Apple Banana Muffins I love the smell of muffins baking in the oven. They fill the kitchen with the scents that remind me of homemade baked goods from mom. If your goal in 2020 is to look for healthier versions of some of your favorite recipes, add this one to your list! You can bake[…]

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[…]

4 Patriotic Recipes to Celebrate Summer

Chances are when you think of Memorial Day, July the 4th or Labor Day you think of fireworks, picnics, watermelon and ice cream! Or maybe if you are like me, you think of bbq’s or cookouts with friends complete with hamburgers, hotdogs, and all the trimmings which always seem to include cookies, pies or ice cream.[…]

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[…]

HELLO FRESH; Chicken Pineapple Quesadillas

HELLO FRESH Home Delivery with  Chicken Pineapple Quesadillas Recently I started trying out the home delivery food service, HELLO FRESH. You’ve probably heard of it. And you may have even tried it for yourself. Many of my clients struggle with: MEAL PREP, COOKING, and being on such a busy schedule (sound familiar?) so I thought[…]

Summer Black Bean Salad

Summer Black Bean Salad One of my favorite salads for cookouts, game time or any outside holiday get together is this black bean salad. In less than 10 minutes prep, you have a fresh healthy salad to share with the crowd.  Delicious by itself or to use with whole grain tortilla chips.  My favorite tortilla[…]

Slow Cooker Apple Chicken

Slow Cooker Apple Chicken I love slow cooker meals. Or as we like to call them in the south “crock pot” meals! Slow Cooker meals are the perfect way to actually enjoy a family dinner when your busy mom life gets out of control with sports, choir practice, piano, church activities, and the list could[…]