snacks

A National Chocolate Day Giveaway from Next Organics!

October 28, 2014
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National Chocolate Day is today!! What an amazing holiday right? One devoted entirely to chocolate. My dessert weakness is definitely chocolate, and I always end my day with a couple pieces of dark chocolate — sometimes with a tiny bit of red wine for a health(ier) treat. So in honor of national chocolate day and my […]

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A Healthy Snack Bar Giveaway from Corazonas!

August 24, 2014
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Giveaways are back! And I’m very excited to re-start my monthly giveaway series with this one from Corazonas: the heart-healthy snack bar you can feel good about eating. Corazonas makes delicious and healthy snack bars – aka “oatmeal squares” – made with natural ingredients and plant sterols to help with heart health. Their oatmeal squares taste […]

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Chocolate Macadamia Nut Truffles

June 25, 2014
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One of my guilty pleasures is chocolate covered macadamia nuts. Whenever our family would go to Hawaii, we would literally bring back boxes of the stuff – and enjoy them for weeks after we got home. But the problem was, each tiny piece of chocolate was 50-80 calories (depending on the brand) — and it […]

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Asparagus with Pecorino and Goat Cheese Crostini

May 1, 2014
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Spring is here  We’ve been eating lighter meals these days because it is getting so hot outside! I love spring produce: asparagus, artichokes, green peas — they just taste so fresh, which is perfect for the season. These are two delicious and healthy side dishes that could be paired together for a quick and easy […]

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A Healthy Snack Bar Giveaway from Rise Bar!

April 22, 2014
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  Delicious, gluten-free, all-natural, high in protein, low in added sugars, with a super short ingredients list and with vegan and vegetarian options — could you ask for anything more from a healthy snack bar? Rise bars are one of my favorite high protein energy bars out there, because of their dedication to simple, all-natural […]

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A Healthy Snack Giveaway from KIND Bar!

March 5, 2014
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Since Layla has been born, I’ve been doing a lot of snacking. Sometimes it’s just way too much work to get into the kitchen and whip up a meal — and sometimes I physically can’t do it if Layla wants to feed all the time! KIND Bars have been one of my go-to healthy snacks […]

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