Edible Healthy-ish Cookie Dough: Gluten Free, Diary Free, and Vegan

This recipe is perfect for if you’re craving a sweet treat the use of almond flour, coconut flour, and coconut sugar adds nutrients that you don’t get when making your typical batch of cookie dough. There is also no artificial sweeteners in this recipe. You have the option to add protein if you need moreContinue reading “Edible Healthy-ish Cookie Dough: Gluten Free, Diary Free, and Vegan”

Smoked Turkey Chili Recipe

Chili is one of our family favorites for fall, but since I meal prep, I get bored of things kind of easily if we have them week after week. Because of this, I’m always trying to make things a little differently. You can see my original award winning chili recipe in this post if you’reContinue reading “Smoked Turkey Chili Recipe”

One Pot Zuppa Toscana

My favorite time of year is here! Things are starting to cool down and it’s socially acceptable to eat soup every day. After making chili three times already, and chicken and wild rice once, I decided to mix it up and make a soup I have never homemade before. It was amazing! So I’m sharingContinue reading “One Pot Zuppa Toscana”

Almond-Pecan Crusted Chicken Piccata

If you are gluten free you have to check out this twist on an old favorite. Introducing: almond-pecan crusted chicken piccata. Why pecans? Since pecans are a nut they provide good fats with your meal and a unique and delicious flavor when cooked in the white wine sauce. The mixture of the two nuts togetherContinue reading “Almond-Pecan Crusted Chicken Piccata”

Apple Crisp Baked Oatmeal Cups

Try this healthy spin on a favorite for your breakfasts this week. It tastes similar to a traditional fall favorite and feels like dessert for breakfast. This option has all natural sweeteners and is dairy and gluten free. Dry Ingredients:3 c rolled oats1/4 c slivered almonds1/4 c dried cranberries1 tbsp baking powder1 tbsp cinnamon WetContinue reading “Apple Crisp Baked Oatmeal Cups”

Lemon Protein Balls

🍋🍋HEALTHY SNACK ALERT🍋🍋Fun fact: My favorite dessert flavor is lemon, so whenever I find a great, healthy dessert recipe involving lemon I have to share it In a bowl:3/4 cup shredded coconut – unsweetened2 tbsp coconut flour2 tbsp honey1.5 scoops FNX Refuel Vanilla Milkshake▪️Mix together Then add:1/2 cup coconut oil2 tbsp lemon juice (or limeContinue reading “Lemon Protein Balls”

Cooking With Cast Iron: the Benefits

You may have noticed that I often recommend sauteing or cooking items in a cast iron skillet. My favorite brand is Lodge (a brand many chefs use). Find their 3 piece set here, or check out the basic skillet here. But why cook with a cast iron skillet? Health benefits of cooking with cast iron:1)Continue reading “Cooking With Cast Iron: the Benefits”

Tomato Sauce

Ever wonder what it would be like to make your own tomato sauce? Well do I have a project for you! This tomato sauce is delicious on pasta or as part of our stuffed peppers recipe or this spaghetti squash recipe. If you want an amazing AND healthier version of pasta and pizza sauce thanContinue reading “Tomato Sauce”

Spaghetti Squash with Tomato Sauce

This is an easy lower carb option to traditional spaghetti with meat sauce. This is also a completely vegan option for all my vegans in the crowd (but it doesn’t have to be- feel free to add Italian seasoned ground beef or ground turkey if you’d like!). Check out the simplicity of this spaghetti squashContinue reading “Spaghetti Squash with Tomato Sauce”

Pico Made Simple

I put pico on everything, so no one should be surprised that I have a tried and true pico de gallo recipe that I’m obsessed with. I put it on eggs, chicken, tacos, you name it. The best part is that it’s easy too. In a bowl, mix together 3 cups cherry tomato, chopped1 whiteContinue reading “Pico Made Simple”