You guys know I love my protein balls! I'm a total snacker, and I always have been. I'm constantly grabbing a bite of something if I pass through my kitchen or am heading out the door. This only increases when I'm training or running more than usual. I had some super brown bananas that needed … Continue reading Banana Bread Protein Balls
Ok.... I'm sure by now you have noticed my new-found love on the weekends, waffles! Yes, this was primarily due to the fact that I got a waffle maker at my bridal shower about a month ago, but now it seems to be a new weekend tradition for me (and one that I'm pretty darn … Continue reading Weekends with Waffles
I thoroughly enjoy my weekends; one reason is because I love to put time and thought into my favorite meal of the day, breakfast! This morning, I wanted something warm and comforting and have been itching to use the frozen berries that have been sitting in my freezer. I hadn't had oatmeal in a while, so … Continue reading Sunday Brunch: Berry Almond Oatmeal Bake!
Smoothies seem to be the new trendy way for people to start their day, so I thought I'd take some time to give my take and share with you some of my favorite smoothie recipes! Personally, I love the new smoothie trend! Why? A few reasons. How many people actually count how many serving of … Continue reading Smoothie Scene
A treat that is oh so delicious, gooey, moist, and contains no animal products! This simple, yet tasty banana bread is the perfect treat to satisfy your sweet tooth without breaking your calorie bank! Try it out and let me know what you think 🙂 Vegan Banana Blueberry Bread with Cocoa Ingredients: 2 over-ripe bananas, mashed … Continue reading Vegan Banana Blueberry Bread with Cocoa
Yogurt can be a great replacement for oil or butter when baking. It also adds a lot of moisture to cookies and helps give them a great soft consistency. These cookies are a perfect little low-calorie treat that pack plenty of flavor and are moist and dense in texture. You won't even realize that there are … Continue reading 80 Calorie Chocolate Chip Yogurt Cookies
It's spring break season! You know what that means; more people are going into exercise overload and trying to achieve their best beach bod in a short amount of time. If you are looking for a sweet little treat that won't break all of your efforts and you are a chocoholic like me, these might … Continue reading Low-Cal PB Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies
I hope you enjoy this recipe for my Skinny Chocolate Raspberry Banana Bread. It is quite yummy! This recipe can also work if you are vegan; just choose vegan chocolate chips to use! The bread is very moist, gooey, and fruity, and sweet. Let me know if you like it! Ingredients: 1 over-ripe banana, mashed … Continue reading Skinny Chocolate Raspberry Banana Bread
Here is a recipe for my banana whole-wheat pancakes. They are quite tasty and a great breakfast for any day, not just Valentine's Day! Just add a few raspberries to add a little red for the holiday! Enjoy! Ingredients: Makes 1 large pancake 2 Tbsp whole-wheat flour 4 Tbsp rolled oats 1/3 cup vanilla light … Continue reading A pancake for your valentine… or for any time!
Need a dose of fiber? Add some omega-3’s and a tad of pumpkin (I know we are past pumpkin season, but come on, everything is better with pumpkin!), and I’d say we’ve got something good! These are my dairy-free pumpkin, banana, flax cookies. They are very easy, yummy, and a good treat that won't break … Continue reading Dairy-free Pumpkin Banana Cookies w/Flaxseed