Spicy Coconut Shrimp

This is a super easy snack that I make when I am crunched for time, but want a little something more than a granola bar! These spicy coconut shrimp are good by themselves or topping a salad, bed of grains (pictured below), or with pasta for a heavier dish. Start by simmering shrimp over mediumContinue reading “Spicy Coconut Shrimp”

Vanilla Chia Seed Fruit Smoothie

After recently posting a picture of this vanilla chia seed fruit smoothie on snapchat, I got a request from a friend to put the recipe on the blog. I’m not one to enjoy all of the trendy juices or green smoothies, but prefer sticking to simple fruit based ones – especially berry flavors. Alex andContinue reading “Vanilla Chia Seed Fruit Smoothie”

Quick and Healthy Zucchini Bread

Make this quick and healthy zucchini bread for Saturday morning brunch, or as an easy snack to get you through a hectic week. The recipe below made two standard sized loaves. I froze one to keep it fresh until we were ready for it, which was only a matter of a few days since weContinue reading “Quick and Healthy Zucchini Bread”

Parmesan Cauliflower Bites

After school, after a workout, before lunch, that difficult period in the afternoon when you’re hungry, but it’s too early for dinner. There are plenty of times when you need a snack; but if you are like me, gnawing on raw veggies or a handful of berries just doesn’t cut it! These Parmesan Cauliflower BitesĀ areContinue reading “Parmesan Cauliflower Bites”

Links of The Week

This week’s links include Halloween movies for wimps (which embarrassingly enough includes all of my favorites,) some serious color inspiration, dining etiquette 101, and more! 1. Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Almonds 2. 10 Forgotten Beauty Products of The Early 2000’s 3. Neon Objects of Desire 4. Important Diagrams To Help You Get Through Life 5.Continue reading “Links of The Week”

Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Breakfast Cookies

In the next week ahead we are going to be moving (yes, again), which means it’s going to be a hectic week filled with last minute packing, planning, and rushed meals. I have been craving cookies, but also trying to eat healthy, so I compromised by tweaking the recipe a bit. Since it is goingContinue reading “Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk Breakfast Cookies”