PUMPKIN CHAI CHIA PUDDING RECIPE

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Pumpkin chia chai pudding recipe
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September 28, 2016 / By / / Post a Comment
Alright ya’ll…the pumpkin porn train is coming to town and is making a stop in your neighborhood!  I’ll be eating this easy and healthy pumpkin chai chia pudding recipe for days. Oh I can hear the groans and feel the eyes rolling already.  It’s the first pumpkin post of the season, and only 978,000 more to […]

FRENCH BEER QUICHE W/ ALL BUTTER CRUST

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French Beer quiche
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September 19, 2016 / By / , , / Post a Comment
Let me introduce you to the gloriously delicious French Beer Quiche with an All Butter Crust! We are taking your everyday quiche recipe to a WHOLE NEW LEVEL today.  I have been wanting to share this recipe with you for some time now, but I had to make some tweaks first before it was ready.  I […]

OH JOY! A 2ND BIRTHDAY PARTY FOR MY BOY

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September 9, 2016 / By / , , / Post a Comment
OH JOY, OH JOY!  It’s a big 2nd birthday party for my baby boy!! In the last two years my life has changed dramatically, but in the most joyous way.  Today I share with you my sweet boy’s 2nd birthday party.  When I look back over these incredible two years, I feel the deepest sense […]

HEALTHY CAESAR SALAD | HERBED YOGURT CAESAR DRESSING

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Healthy caesar salad with herbed yogurt caesar dressing is light as air and so refreshing!
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September 3, 2016 / By / , , / 2 Comments
If you want to cut down on calories and fat in your salads, I’ve got a healthy caesar salad recipe with herbed yogurt caesar dressing that will make you feel light and airy! Before I dive into this tasty recipe on this beautiful September day, I’ve got some exciting and nerve-racking news to share!  Next […]

CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER BROWNED BUTTER MINI CUPCAKES

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chocolate peanut butter browned butter mini cupcakes are SO GOOD!!
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August 25, 2016 / By / , , / Post a Comment
Get ready folks for an unbelievably deeeeeelicious chocolate treat, Chocolate Peanut Butter Browned Butter Mini Cupcakes!  Yep, you read that right… If these mini cupcakes had a theme song, it would sung by Rod Stewart (with his blonde mullet blowing in the wind), “If ya want these cupcakes, and ya think their sexy, come on […]

VEGAN PEACHES AND COCONUT CREAM | MACADAMIA NUT CRUMBLE

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Vegan peaches and coconut cream with coconut oil macadamia nut crumble!
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August 18, 2016 / By / , , / Post a Comment
Vegan Peaches and Coconut Cream with a Macadamia Nut Crumble is sweetened with coconut sugar and topped with plenty of cinnamon to make an easy and swoon-worthy summer dessert! Summer desserts need not be fussy and complicated because who wants to stand over a hot stove all night when it’s 90 degrees out?  As a […]

GREEN MANGO PEACH SMOOTHIE RECIPE

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August 12, 2016 / By / , , / Post a Comment
This incredibly refreshing Green Mango Peach Smoothie Recipe is sponsored by Sprouts Farmers Market!  See more photos of their sparkling new store in Murfreesboro, TN below. If you haven’t already noticed, I’ve been a smoothie-making goddess for the last several months.  I’ve tested healthy smoothie recipes to the moon and back, and this green mango […]

INTRODUCING SMOOTHIES & SMOOTHIE POPSICLES FOR TODDLERS AND KIDS!

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August 7, 2016 / By / , , , , , / 1 Comment
It’s finally here!!  I can’t even believe that my Cookbook Smoothies and Smoothie Popsicles for Toddlers and Kids is complete and ready to be shared with the world!  For the last six months I have been working on creating smoothies for kids that I am beyond excited to tell you all about.  I’m also giving away […]

CUCUMBER ROSEWATER MOCKTAIL RECIPE

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Cucumber rosewater mocktail is a light and refreshing summer drink!
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August 2, 2016 / By / , , , / Post a Comment
How about a cucumber rosewater mocktail recipe for ya on this hot summer day? I’ve let this recipe marinate in my head for several months now and finally got around to making it.  Last year I went to The Patterson House in Nashville which is a really well-known speakeasy bar that makes the most mind-blowing cocktails […]

EASY QUINOA BREAKFAST BOWL

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This quinoa breakfast bowl is and easy and healthy gluten free recipe packed with protein and nutrition from the sweet cherry tomatoes and olives, eggs, and quinoa
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July 24, 2016 / By / , , , / 2 Comments
Start your day off right with a healthy and EASY QUINOA BREAKFAST BOWL packed with protein, healthy fat and and fresh cherry summer tomatoes! Happy hot as h#% summer day everybody!  It’s 95 degrees outside at the moment in my neck of the woods with a heat index of 785 degrees fahrenheit.  I always wonder how […]
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  • It's Fridaaaay and #fall2016 is here (although it's still hot as 👹 in my area). Hot or cold, rain or shine, these Pumpkin Muffins will heal what ails you!  Filled with #coconutoil #coconutsugar and plenty of fall #spices 🍁. #linkinbio #pumpkinspice #pumpkin #pumpkinspiceeverything #pumpkinfest #thebakefeed
  • You absolutely, positively need to make this French Beer Quiche with an All Butter Crust 👌. The aroma and flavor the #beer imparts is DIVINE, along with the carrots and onions simmered in #butter ❤️. #treatyoself to a quiche that is unlike any other! #linkinbio #quiche #beerfest #beer🍻 #beerstagram
  • My little guy just turned 2 and we threw a fun water-themed #birthdayparty filled with water balloons and a water slide!  Of course there was lots of tasty food too 🎂. Click the #linkinbio for all the fun pics! #birthday #birthdayfun #birthdaybash #birthdayboy🎉 #birthdayboy
  • It is still 90 degrees out in my neck of the woods, so a Healthy Caesar Salad with a Yogurt Caesar Dressing is on the #dinner menu! #caesarsalad #healthyfit #healthyfoodporn #linkinbio
  • IG only shows up to one minute of this video, but I made a fun video a few weeks ago for my most popular post Smoky & Spicy Sweet Potato Fries with Avocado Dipping Sauce 😱😍👍. They are SO GOOD. #linkinbio #sweetpotato #sweetpotatofries #glutenfreevegan #glutenfree #avocadolove
  • This is a scrumptious photo of a Blueberry #popsicle in my new ebook "Smoothies & Smoothie Popsicles for Toddlers and Kids" 😍❤️🎉! I'm so thrilled with how it came out, and I'm even MORE excited about the fact that it's being made into a print book too 😱. I'm finishing up the final touches on the layout and hope it will be ready by the beginning of September on #amazon  Tap the #linkinbio to get all the details!!! #smoothielove #smoothielife #smoothielover #kaleyeah
  • Get ready for the simplest yet indulgent little #chocolate nuggets ever!  Chocolate Browned Butter #peanutbutter mini Cupcakes.  You don't need a mixer, just 1 bowl and a whisk to make your wildest chocolate dreams come true!  Laced with #almondflour and egg whites, these little #cupcakes are gooey yet lighter-than-air. #linkinbio
  • How 'bout them peaches?  #vegan Peaches & Coconut Cream with a Macadamia Nut Crumble to be exact!  I used #coconutoil in the crumble to keep it vegan and give a tropical flavor.  It's the perfect light #summer dessert 😍 #linkinbio #dessert #coconutcream #foodgawker #chicoryco

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