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Garlicky Spinach Dip

Who loves spinach dip?? 🙋‍♀️🙋‍♀️🙋‍♀️ What if I told you I've got a healthy spinach dip recipe?? Using tons of fresh spinach and garlic and instead of mayo or sour cream (like traditional spinach dip), I use nonfat Greek yogurt. Greek yogurt is packed with protein which makes this appetizer more nutrient dense than traditional… Continue reading Garlicky Spinach Dip

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Avocado Caprese Bruschetta

With spring just in a few days, I wanted to share a fresh new spin on traditional bruschetta that would serve great as an appetizer, snack, or addition to any meal. Containing avocado (heart healthy fat), tomatoes (vitamin C, potassium, lycopene-antioxidant, and fiber), fresh parsley (vitamin K-aids in blood clotting, vitamin A-good for eye site,… Continue reading Avocado Caprese Bruschetta

Baking, Breakfast, food, nutrition, recipes, wellness

St. Patty’s Pancakes

What better way to begin St. Patrick's Day celebrations than to make green pancakes! I used my almond & oat flour pancake recipe and adjusted the wet ingredients so I could add...wait for it... SPINACH! Yes, I went there. If there is any way I can add veggies to my meals, I go for it.… Continue reading St. Patty’s Pancakes

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Apple Nachos

One of my favorite ways to eat apples, these nachos do not disappoint!  These apple nachos will fill you up and provide fiber, protein, complex carbs and healthy fat so you have a completely balanced sweet treat, dessert, or midday snack. Did I mention how simple it is? Takes less than 5 minutes to have… Continue reading Apple Nachos

Breakfast, food, nutrition, recipes, wellness

Green Smoothie Bowl

Smoothie bowls are one of my favorite sweet treats that fuel my body with vitamins, minerals and fiber to get me through the afternoon. What's more is topping it off with extra nutrient dense goodies to change the flavor and texture of my midday snack. Today's recipe for #nationalnutritionmonth is a green smoothie bowl just… Continue reading Green Smoothie Bowl

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Chickpea Skillet Pizza

Inspired by Dawn Blatner  , RD, I tried making a cast iron skillet pizza using chickpea flour for the crust. I'm not gonna lie...I was intimidated to try this recipe because I have never used chickpea flour before...nor have I seen it in any of my local grocery stores... However, I was able to find a… Continue reading Chickpea Skillet Pizza

Breakfast, food, nutrition, recipes, wellness

Peanut Butter-Chocolate Chip Energy Bites

Peanut Butter + Chocolate...what could be better?   How about paired with oatmeal and honey?? Yes, please! There are many different energy bite recipes out there, but here is my version!  Nutrient dense, great pick me up in the afternoon or for a pre-workout snack, and guaranteed to put a smile on your face!  … Continue reading Peanut Butter-Chocolate Chip Energy Bites