Healthy Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

As soon as pumpkin season rolls around, I LIVE for pumpkin chocolate chip anything. Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies in particular are some of my favorite treats this time of year. In the past, I would make batches of pumpkin chocolate chip cookies every other week. This year I decided I needed to create a healthier …

Healthier Chewy Granola Bars

I love bringing along healthy snacks when I go hiking or even on long road trips. Unfortunately, there’s not a lot of great options when it comes to healthy granola bars. Many are made with questionable ingredients, low-quality oats, processed sugar, and I don’t feel great when I eat them. I figured it wouldn’t be …

Healthy Double Chocolate “Costco” Muffins

Muffins are just so good. They are like delicious, bald cupcakes and I love them! The giant Costco muffins (especially the double chocolate ones) have always been some of my favorites. However, those giant muffins are loaded with processed sugar and ingredients. I’m all for balance and enjoying treats like that now and then, but …

Easy & Delicious Mini Avocado Blender Muffins

You GUYS! These mini avocado blender muffins are probably the best thing I’ve made all year. And if you love my banana chocolate chip muffins or my mood-boosting avocado brownies, then you’ll LOVE these mini avocado blender muffins too! This post contains affiliate links. These muffins take less than 30 minutes to make and require …

Is Juicing Healthy? A Nutritionists Opinion

I’ve been seeing the whole celery juicing craze EVERYWHERE lately. On Instagram, Facebook groups, YouTube, you name it. I’m sure you have too. People claim it helps clear up their acne, helps them lose weight, makes them regular,  finds them true love (not really but you get the picture.) So the real question is, does …

The 5 Basic Rules of Healthy Eating

Healthy eating is and should be a pretty simple concept, yet it’s very difficult for so many people.  via GIPHY Heck, it’s hard for me and healthy eating is part of my job description. Nearly all of us know the basics of proper eating. Eat your veggies, get enough protein, try not to eat your …

Red Velvet Protein Bites

Have you ever heard of beet powder? Ya know, beets that have been dried and ground into a powder? I hadn’t until recently and I wish I had discovered it sooner. If it sounds weird, hear me out! Beet powder is loaded with vitamins and minerals including vitamins A, B6 and C, magnesium, iron, folate, …

My Favorite Healthy Costco Finds

Who doesn’t love Costco? It’s like the Disneyland of grocery stores, I weirdly get excited every time we have to go pick up some things. Costco has great deals, from travel (how we went to Mexico on a budget) to furniture (got our couch there for a steal), electronics (got our TV there for a …

Healthy Brownie Bites With Nut Butter

You can’t go wrong with brownie bites and you can’t go wrong with peanut butter (or any nut butter for that matter).  That’s why I decided to combine the two! These healthy peanut butter brownie bites are made with mostly clean ingredients and minimal processed sugar. You can enjoy them in 45 minutes or less …