50 Healthy Snack Ideas

There are so many healthy options for snacks that it should be impossible to resort to raiding the vending machine, or picking whatever looks good at the store when you’re already starving. Already starving = unhealthy choice, usually. I’ve rounded up some great easy recipes and healthy snack ideas from healthy living bloggers so you can […]

27 Amazing Salad Recipes

Even if it was snowing yesterday morning where you are (like it was here, what the what?), it’s spring, people! It’s time to start thinking about salads. I love salads. I am not one of those people who reluctantly orders the salad because she wants to be “good”. In fact, I’m not into designating food as ‘good’ or ‘bad’. […]

20 Delicious Healthy Smoothie Recipes

I was never much of a smoothie drinker until my now 4-year-old abruptly stopped eating most vegetables at age 2. Once it became apparent this wasn’t a momentary phase of picky eating, I dragged out my old blender and started doing fruit and honey-laced veggie concoctions. But my blender kind of sucked and it was […]

What Went On in December (plus a recipe for Spumoni ice cream cake!)

Happy New Year again! On Friday I shared some quotes to inspire you for a whole new year and today I’m giving you a peek into what went on in December in my life and I’m sharing a super easy recipe for Spumoni ice cream cake, so you win. It was hard to believe it […]

Kale Salad with Almonds, Feta and Cherries

Today’s recipe was inspired by a salad I had in one of my favorite cafes in Brooklyn. Their kale salad had almonds, cherries and an incredible dressing. Looking for a salad to make for Thanksgiving dinner last month, I decided to do my own spin on it and created this delicious kale salad with almonds, […]

Apple PB Muffins and Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie – Recipes and Giveaway!

This giveaway post is sponsored by MightyNut. I received product and compensation as part of my ambassadorship with Fit Approach. All opinions are my own. I have not one, but two protein-packed recipes for you today! Now, you know I am not the biggest fan of protein powder. I’d always rather get my protein in the […]

Easy Meals – Brown Beer Crockpot Beef Stew

I have a love/hate relationship with my crockpot. There, I’ve said it. I love it for things like soup, or chili, where I truly do just dump in the ingredients and let it work its magic. The reason you won’t hear me say, “I couldn’t live without my slow cooker!!” is because I think there […]

Easy Meals – Mango Coconut Cod Recipe

So recently, I accidentally ordered mangoes twice when I did my grocery shopping online. Usually when I buy mangoes, they’re not ripe and take forever to be ready to eat. (Just like avocados, right?) Well, of course this time, all the mangoes were perfect – juicy, ripe and ready to eat. That meant I needed […]

Grapefruit Mint Faux Mojito Recipe

This weekend, while I was revelling in slightly-above-freezing temperatures which made running outside a possibility, a delicious care package found its way to our Brooklyn stoop, all the way from Palm Springs, California. Every year, one of my clients takes off for the winter to enjoy the sunshine on the west coast and every year […]

Easy Meals: Southwestern Sweet Potato and Corn Soup

Happy Meatless Monday! If you hadn’t noticed, I’ve been cooking so many different soups lately. Soup is the ultimate one-pot meal, perfect for a chilly winter night and usually super easy to make. This Southwestern Sweet Potato and Corn Soup was no exception and it was delicious. Pinterest once again was the inspiration for this […]