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[…]

Meal Prep for Success

As a mom, I understand the struggle of meal prep. Meal prepping for success wasn’t an easy concept for me to learn. But once I learned a few tricks it made it much simpler. The clients that I work with also once struggled with meal prep. Why? Because they are also busy moms. Because it[…]

My Favorite Things Holiday Edition

My Favorite Things Holiday 2019 Finding the perfect gift for that special someone in your life is sometimes tricky! I mean I have trouble too–especially with my husband. You?  But girl, after 8 years of working out and practicing clean eating, I’ve learned a thing or two about products that hold up and work great![…]

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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[…]

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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,[…]

Jack-o-lantern Pumpkin Protein Bites

Jack-o-lantern Pumpkin Protein Bites This recipe puts two of my favorites together; pumpkin spice and protein bites! YUMMO!  This recipe has just a few simple, delicious ingredients and is super quick and easy to make for a healthy on the go snack! It’s the perfect balance of filling protein, with fall flavors to satisfy all those pumpkin cravings!  It[…]

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[…]

5 Healthy Kid Friendly Easter Treats

  It’s Easter time! Time for colored eggs and Easter treats. It’s gotten to be like a “second Halloween” hasn’t it? With all the candy, chocolate and treats lining the grocery stores and big box stores. Kids love these sugary treats. I know because I have 3 of my own! So I set out to[…]

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[…]