Nutty Protein Banana Pancakes

After reading a blog post this morning about homemade protein pancake recipes, I wanted to make it on my own with my own ingredients. I made my variation of peanut butter banana pancakes with PB2 powdered peanut butter and a lot of other good, healthy ingredients to make them fluffy and full of flavor! These protein pancakes…

Homemade Peanut Butter Granola

I love granola. You know those Nature Valley Sweet & Salty Peanut granola bars? I could eat them everyday as a snack. Sadly, there’s over ten grams of sugar, high fructose corn syrup, and fake coloring in these tasty bars. Knowing that this isn’t exactly nutritious, I decided to make my own granola to enjoy…

Spring into the Season with This Berry Green Smoothie

It’s March! The beginning of a brand new month filled with new beginnings, opportunities, and the first day of spring.  The first day of spring is coming up soon and I am counting down the weeks. This morning, I’m trying to start the day with a positive outlook amidst the falling icicles and heavy snow. We…

Mini Pepper Nachos You’ll Love

Happy Super Bowl Sunday! Here’s a last minute recipe for you to make for the party people tonight or just for you. Make it in just three easy steps. ūüôā This recipe is inspired by one of my Top Five Healthier Super Bowl recipes,¬†Mini Pepper Nachos with Corn, Black Beans and Avocado from Closet Cooking….

Protein before the Storm

Normally, I’d want to bake cookies during a snowstorm (I already made healthier oatmeal cookies) or go out for a delicious everything bagel scooped out with egg lettuce and tomato… but we all know protein makes us feel full longer, so let’s indulge in some healthy egg and avocado recipes before the impending¬†Winter Storm Juno….

Sweet Potato Latkes

Happy Hanukkah! These sweet potato latkes are delicious¬†when made¬†with cinnamon and brown sugar. They are¬†a¬†great alternatives to the traditional potato latke¬†for Hanukkah – and the best part is that I had all of the ingredients in the house so I didn’t have to buy anything! See the recipe below: Sweet ‘n’ Savory Potato Latkes