Skinny Sweet Potato Biscuits

June 8, 2016
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The husband is a total sucker for biscuits. Buttery, flaky, melt-in-your-mouth biscuits. And don’t get me wrong, I love them too, but what I don’t love so much is the fact that traditional biscuits can run you over 200 calories and 10g fat, and have 0g fiber — so they don’t keep you full for […]

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Why I Bought Boys’ Underwear for My Daughter

May 19, 2016
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It’s no secret that the husband is a huge fan of Star Wars. When Layla was born, the husband was so excited to share his love of Star Wars with her that he talked to her about it all the time. And now, I can honestly say that Layla has become a Star Wars fan in […]

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Thai Peanut Curry with Chickpeas

May 17, 2016

Sauces made with nut butter are a total hit in this house. The husband loves them, Layla loves them, these types of sauces are super easy to make and they are rich and delicious while still being healthy! Win-win. This particular curry uses chickpeas instead of the traditional tofu that you’d see in a Thai […]

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A Protein Powder Giveaway from Naked Nutrition!

May 17, 2016
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Hi Everyone! This month I’m very excited to be partnering with Naked Nutrition for a protein powder giveaway! I’m usually not a huge fan of protein powders, because I don’t like all of the added ingredients that most protein powder manufacturers add to make their products taste good (e.g. sweeteners, stevia, sugar alcohols, thickeners, etc.) But when […]

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Banana Chocolate Chunk Frozen Yogurt (or “Ice Cream”!)

April 4, 2016
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Banana fake-out ice cream is all the rage these days. It’s kind of like the coolest healthy swap ever, because guilt-free ice cream that actually tastes delicious is hard to make! That’s not the case anymore 🙂 It’s crazy that just one simple ingredient — frozen bananas — can turn something like ice cream healthy. […]

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Peanut Chocolate Chia Quinoa Truffles

March 28, 2016
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There is something about no-bake treats that I can’t get enough of. And I love the idea of energy balls, but I prefer to call them truffles, because doesn’t truffles sound so much better than “energy balls”? Energy balls sound like something you’d eat after a workout, something that’s super healthy, but maybe not so decadent. Not […]

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