Christmas Brunch – Orange Waffles and Syrup Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #SimplyHoliday #CollectiveBias For me, Christmas is about being together with my family, sharing in our traditions, eating amazing food, seeing all of the kids’ excitement and feeling the love of each moment is what this holiday is truly about. This year the pressure is on […]

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Power Quinoa Salad

I am a HUGE salad fan but sometimes making salads at home is less exciting than getting the $12 salad when I’m out at a restaurant… I think the reason it’s so exciting is the fact that I didn’t have to make it… I digress, sometimes I get stuck in the rut of eating the […]

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Key Lime Protein Shake Recipe

If you’re like me, staying on track with your fitness goals can be tough, ESPECIALLY if you have a sweet tooth. A year and a half ago I started following the Isagenix plan to lose weight and by replacing two meals a day with my favorite (macronutrient balanced) protein shakes. So far I’ve lost 81 […]

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How To Make Pão de Queijo (Brazilian Cheese Bread)

This post was sponsored by Cost Plus World Market, a store I love and regularly shop at. All opinions are 100% mine. #WorldMarketTribe Have you ever tried Pão de Queijo, Brazilian cheese bread? It’s an International Favorite and it’s gluten-free cheese puff that’s made using tapioca flour and cheese, LOTS of cheese. They are delicious morsels of cheesy goodness […]

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Honey Grilled Bananas with Coconut Ice Cream

It must be summer because I’m wanting to eat ice cream all day every day. Who else could get a little excited about bananas and ice cream and still look amazing for swim suit season!? Thank heavens for Veggie Lisa, this girl is taking this banana themed treat to the lighter and better-for-you side by […]

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Rosemary Popcorn

One of my favorite snacks of ALL TIME is popcorn! I love all forms (except kettle corn, which is probably the only kind they serve in H-E- double hockey sticks. So there you’ll be in the hot, hot heat, hangry and needing a snack. Then, you’ll think you’re getting normal popcorn and eat a handful of […]

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Copy Cat Trader Joe’s Trail Mix Cookies

Have you tried the Vegan Trail Mix cookies at Trader Joe’s? Don’t let the fact that is a vegan cookie scare you, they actually taste like normal cookies. So funny story, I actually went on a vegan kick for an entire year (remember how I was a crash dieter?) and my parents brought them up for […]

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