Apple Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa

Here is a great warm breakfast for a chilly morning. Quiona (pronounced Keen-wah), is an amazing food that will give you some power to start the day! Most people consider it a grain but it is really a seed. Its is considered a whole grain, and a complete protein, meaning that it contains all 9 essential… Read More

EASY Buffalo Chicken Tacos (Gone healthy!)

I’m a buffalo chicken lover.. actually even more than buffalo chicken I love eating that obnoxiously greasy far from “clean” buffalo chicken dip that you get a pot lucks and super bowl parties. Ya ya, I know I’m a nutritionist-we are all human 😉 Anyways…in my endeavors of adding more healthy slow cooker meals to… Read More

Instant Oatmeal-Sugar Beware!

Instant oatmeal-do you eat it? Let me give you a few tips and food for thought regarding instant oatmeal. I use it! Instant oatmeal is a great shortcut for those of us who aren’t morning people and do not have time to prep fabulous steel cut oats before work. I have good news for you.… Read More

Pumpkin Pecan Granola

Did you know that studies show children who help with meal prep/cooking are… ✔️more confident ✔️make healthier food choices ✔️eat what’s prepared ✔️eat more fruits and veggies ✔️understand importance or well balanced diet Meet Addison. She’s my nearly 2 year old sous chef. She loves to be in the kitchen with mommy and she loves… Read More

Banana Walnut Granola

So let me first say that I’m addicted to granola. I’ll share my original recipe later, but for now let’s talk about this new gem! My hubby was getting antsy for some granola, so now that I’m a food blogger, my mind started racing about what new exciting concoction I could come up with (hehehe). … Read More

Carrot “cake” muffins

What do you do when you want to eat cake lathered with thick cream cheese icing but you know that is not left in the cards of your nutrition deck for the day? Well… I decide to bake a healthier option-because the Lord knows I won’t stop thinking about that cake lathered in thick cream… Read More

Blueberry Balsamic Vinaigrette

As priorly warned I’m currently obsessed with blueberries because they are in season and I can pick them at a super cute farm that’s close to my house (excited face!).  While my brother and sister-in-law were visiting I made a balsamic vinaigrette with blueberries to use up the rest of the blueberries I had on… Read More

Blueberry Panackes

Blueberry Pancakes Fluffy and packed with a little protein punch So I’m going to be on a bit of a blueberry kick for the next few weeks so just brace yourself! These pancakes are a nice comfort food but the added protein and fat from the greek yogurt, plus the fiber from some whole wheat… Read More

Blueberry Almond Crumble

Blueberry Almond Crumble Whole food ingredients, Gluten free, vegan, paleo friendly-and just down right tasty for everyone 🙂 So if you didn’t know its National Blueberry Month! Part of eating a “whole food” lifestyle is buying local seasonal produce. It doesn’t get much more local than going to a blueberry farm about 10 minutes from… Read More