No-Bake Energy Bites

I found the easiest and yummiest recipe ever! It only takes four ingredients and about ten minutes to make. I’m all about snacks that are easy to grab and take on-the-go, especially when I’m rushing to get to work.  Ingredients:  1/2 cup creamy peanut butter (or other nut butter) 1 cup dry oatmeal 1/3 cup […]

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Going Sugar Free!

There hasn’t been a ton going on in my life since my last update post, Tis The Season. But, there has been a ton happening in my mind!  Just yesterday I wrote a post about wanting to DITCH THE SCALE! Say, what? No scale on a weight loss journey? That’s right! If you haven’t already, you […]

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Dark Chocolate Christmas Cookies

I’ve been struggling to get in the Christmas spirit again this year so what better way to get in the spirit than to make some Christmas cookies! A healthier version, of course.  Ingredients: 1 cup whole wheat flower 3/4 cup oats 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 cup unsweetened […]

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No Junk Food Challenge

If it weren’t for emotional/stress eating I’d be healthy as can be, but unfortunately junk food (hello, chocolate!) is my biggest comfort and I will totally own up to that.  Over the next 8 days (starting tomorrow – next Wednesday; the day before Thanksgiving) I’m taking the No Junk Food Challenge.  Anyone who would like […]

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Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal Cookies

I’ve been looking for healthy recipes that cure my sweet tooth because it’s been going wild lately and I finally found one. These cookies are super cheap and easy to make, full of protein, and delicious! Ingredients: 2 ripe mashed bananas 1/4 cup of peanut butter 1/2 cup of unsweetened applesauce 1/2 tsp. of cinnamon […]

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Garlic Roasted Chicken & Potatoes with Green Beans

Another awesome dish that I meal prepped on Sunday was Garlic Roasted Potatoes with Green Beans. It was more of a side dish so I added chicken to the recipe for the extra protein and to make it into more of a meal.  Ingredients:  One bag of small red potatoes Olive oil 2 pounds of chicken […]

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Chicken & Asparagus Penne

Sundays are for meal prep and with the crazy schedule at my new job, it’s even more important now than it was before. On Sunday I went to the store and picked up some indigents to make a few dishes I could eat off of all week.  The first one was Chicken & Asparagus Penne. […]

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Happy Weekends <3

I hate to even admit that it’s been an entire week since I posted my last blog! I plan to get myself organized again and get back to posting at least a few times a week. Once life settles down a little bit I’ll be posting a lot more often. Especially recipes! I’ve had so […]

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Shinedown, Nutrition, & Realizations

Monday was yoga day! I don’t have my disc drive yet so I still have to improvise my workouts. Unfortunately, I was not a fan of the video I found. In my opinion, yoga is supposed to  be relaxing and calming, but this one just felt really fast-paced. I cut it short and headed outside […]

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Weekend Recap: Cleaning Clutter, Milford Memories, & Shakeology

In case you haven’t noticed, I rarely ever release blogs on a Sunday. I usually prep for the week, but it just feels like a blog kind of day and I have lots of bits and pieces to catch up on.  Lately I’ve been feeling so cluttered. Not just my closet (please see the hot […]

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