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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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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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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Sunsets, Meal Prep, & Grocery Shopping

On Friday I was so glad it was finally the end of the week! It was far too long.  I planned on getting a lot of work done after I got home from work but the neighbors invited us over a bonfire and that sounded much more relaxing! I sat back with a drink and […]

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Weekend Recap: Workouts & A Dinner Out

Sundays are one of my favorite and least favorite days of the week. I work all day on Sundays, but it’s still relaxing. I don’t have to go to my day job. I get to stay home and do homework, blog, work on my next book, etc. I can do whatever I feel like and […]

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Fresh Fruit, Fresh Jeans, Fresh Start

Good Morning & Happy Sunday! I didn’t have to work on Tuesday so I was able to sleep in a little bit. I was up around 6:30 and laid in bed for a little while before throwing on some workout clothes. I was too impatient to sit and eat before my workout so I grabbed […]

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Smoky Spiced Snack Mix

If you read my Southwestern Black Bean Salad post then you know that I have a hard time with things that are too flavorful and strong. I’m getting used to flavors like spices and citrus since I’ve been on this journey. After I made my salad I made a Smoky Spiced Snack Mix (also from WW!) […]

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