Sometimes the best cookies come from me looking in the cupboard and literally having to find substitutes for almost every ingredient! This was one recipe just like that. This cookie has an amazing flavor. I love to substitute almond extract for vanilla in recipes and this one it did not disappoint! This is a glutenContinue reading “So good cookies”
mmm… who doesn’t love a good garlic bread? You may have your main dish planned out for tonight’s dinner, but this is a super easy addition the will give you big smiles all around the dinner table.
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Why wait for a New Year’s resolution to support your friends health journeys?We all know someone who has been trying to focus more on the choices that make them feel better- healthy- active- alive! Maybe, you have found some new healthy habits that you want to share. Help your loves start off 2023 creating healthyContinue reading “Gift guide for the healthy girl!”
What do you do when you have a stomach ache? Turn to medications or try home remedies? Here’s some tips I use to keep belly aches at bay. Ginger ale and saltines… that was always the “go to” for belly aches in my house growing up. Unfortunately, this didn’t help me. I have had aContinue reading “Ouch- belly aches!”
What’s your favorite part of Thanksgiving?Food, family, friends, maybe it’s football! Whatever your traditions are, keep in mind they can all fit into your healthy lifestyle. Moderation is key and knowing that one day will not equal failure relieves stress and allows you to enjoy the day. Plan your day The Thanksgiving dinner is aContinue reading “Eat it all! Keep your Thanksgiving meal in check with these tips.”
Do you love shopping for the the holidays? After working in retail for many, many years, I am not an “enjoy the frenzy” shopper. However, no one can deny checking off your Nice List with items you know they will flip over and getting amazing deals, just feels great! Shopping on a budget? Umm- aren’tContinue reading “Holiday gift guide”
Hi All! I just absolutely love this time of the year- secretly, or not so secretly, I am just waiting for the Christmas music to take over our morning rides to school! The weather is changing and I’m ready to get out my fuzzy boots however on the coast of NC, our afternoons are stillContinue reading “What would you do with $1000 today?”
How we love fruit desserts! Apple crisp, coconut cake, blueberry crumble- all so amazing especially with a scoop of vanilla ice cream on top. This recipe is the real sweet deal. I loved my mom’s peach cobbler as a kid and still crave it today. Sharing a piece of cobbler with mom right out ofContinue reading “Peach cobbler just like mom made”
Top any of your favorite desserts with vanilla ice cream. It’s even better than whipped cream! Homemade ice cream adds a bit more love to all your homemade desserts. Note: for a creamier ice cream, substitute more coconut milk plus an additional tsp of vanilla extract for the almond milk. Ingredients:1 can full fat coconutContinue reading “5 ingredient homemade vanilla ice cream”
What’s better than waking up to freshly baked muffins?
This recipe is a lovely mix of sweet and salty without the added sugar, grains and frostings of the store bought sweet breakfasts. And for a bonus, your kitchen will smell great until lunchtime.