A quick dairy free hot chocolate you can make in the microwave. Made with cacao and maple syrup. Less sugar than the regular mix. A perfect sweet, calcium packed treat for kids and grown ups. This is a simple recipe I made up for my 3 year old Emmalynn to enjoy this winter. It's the… Continue reading Healthier Hot Chocolate
A 30 minute meal that can help stretch your grocery budget thanks to the black beans that bulk up the protein. I love this meal because it's quicks, affordable, and a healthier alternative. Baking reduces the the fat and the black beans provide protein and fiber. Instead of using 1 lb of ground beef, this… Continue reading Baked Beef and Black Bean Tostadas
This flavorful chicken dinner comes together so easily and quickly, it'll make a weeknight dinner seem like a lot of time and effort were used to make it. That can be our little secret though. This recipe also includes a life changing secret ingredient for moist chicken. My family eats a lot of chicken dishes… Continue reading Balsamic Italian Chicken
Hot, creamy, savory, cheesy, and hearty crockpot potato soup. Something about super cold weather makes me want to curl up and not do much of anything. Add on hunger to the mix and I'm liable to get cranky pretty fast. Thankfully this potato soup takes care of the cold and hungry problems. Potato soup can… Continue reading Crockpot Potato Soup
So I'm not even really sure I can call this a recipe because it's only 2 ingredients and requires very little time or effort, but that's the best kind of yummy right?? Plus, you can consider this a good for you food so that's a bonus. I called this an appetizer because I think it… Continue reading Simple Sweet Pepper Appetizer
I know that meal prep can seem daunting to many people. Honestly, it stresses me out too sometimes. It's times like those that I like to step back and think about why I am doing this and what my goals are. I like weekend meal prep because it makes the week less hectic. Is it… Continue reading Chicken, Asparagus, and Sweet Pepper Meal prep
Chunky granola with an extra crunch and nuttiness from quinoa.