I’ve been home visiting my family this week, and there’s just something about Northern California and 90 degree weather that’s been making me crave lemonade like crazy. There are a ton of healthy lemonade recipes out there, but my mom had Simply… Read More

ooooohhh emmmm geeee I AM SO excited about this recipe! I’ve been dying to have some blogging time this week to share. I’ve been wanting to experiment with a clean coffee cake recipe for SO LONG now. I’m kind of obsessed with… Read More

Toddler [and Whole Fam] Friendly French Toast

Feeding a toddler can be like playing eenie-meanie-miny-mo with a grab bag. One day they love something, the next day they’re throwing it at you. Luckily, breakfast foods have been a huge success in our household [knock on serious wood!] because Tanner… Read More

Blueberry Bliss Power Pancakes

Is there anything better than the smell of fresh pancakes filling your home on Saturday or Sunday mornings? Maybe if they’re pretty much guilt free, and for Valentine’s Day….which these gems are! As a clean-ish eating mama who lives by my own… Read More

Banana Zucchini Muffins with Apple + Blackberries

Based on the ingredients of these muffins, they’re basically power muffins…good for anytime of the day; breakfast, mid-day snack, a side with lunch, or even a healthy dessert. Totally guilt free and toddler-approved, which means whole family approved; what could be better?! I… Read More

Breakfast Snickerdoodle Cookies + Protein Frosting

Oh.My.Gosh. I think my life was changed this morning when I accidentally made my pancakes into “cookies” and threw together the most incredible “frosting” like, ever – with only 4 ingredients! Since saying goodbye to protein powders, I wanted to pack the… Read More

Naner Taco

Once again I was inspired by a delicious TIU Nutrition Plan recipe, banana roll-ups, to recreate an even easier, quicker, less messy, more mama-on-a-quick-mission version. Ingredients: 1 Whole wheat or Ezeikel wrap 1 organic banana (can also add other organic fruit “toppings”… Read More

Popeye Approved Smoothie

A smoothie a day keeps the doctor away rather than an apple, in my opinion! I don’t consume nearly enough fresh fruits or veggies throughout the day as I should, so smoothies are my way of sneaking them in. Well, not really… Read More

Slow Cooker Teriyaki Pork Tenderloin – Takes the Salad Main Stage

Oh my gosh. I had the BEST salad last week for lunch. It came from leftovers from a teriyaki pork tenderloin I made in my crock pot the night before & a leftover veggie tray grab bag I had from hosting a… Read More

Protein-Packed Fall Flap Jacks

Fall. Flap Jacks. Is there anything more festive than the term flap jacks?? I immediately think of the holidays. Add in pumpkin and pumpkin spice, and oh boy, that’s a recipe I can’t wait to get my hands on. Which is exactly… Read More