#MacroFriendlyMonday16 — Pumpkin Banana Maple French Toast Protein Bites!

Pumpkin Banana Maple French Toast Protein Bites! 🍌🍁🎃🍞 I saw someone post a couple weeks ago in their Instagram stories about the blueberry scone version of The Ambrosia Collective protein powder. I ended up ordering the banana maple French toast flavor using their discount code and will share it if I can figure out who…

#MacroFriendlyMonday14 — Air “Fried” Mushrooms!

Any fried mushroom fans out there? I absolutely love fried mushrooms growing up, but they are definitely not macro friendly. That is, until now! After seeing someone post about using the air fryer to cook mushrooms, I tested out a healthy version in my air fryer, and I have been having them almost every night…

Craving Crusher Cocoa-Nut Chia Seed Pudding

  Have you heard of chia seed pudding? Yes, the seeds like the chia pet! Turns out that they are good for you and when mixed with liquid, will “gel” and thicken! The mix can also be used as an egg substitute in recipes for those who are egg-free!   This is a great after…

A Few of My Favorite Things #8 {Protein Bars}

First, let me address the elephant in the room… I am intentionally leaving out Quest Bars because I feel like everyone already knows about them. Ok! That being said, I am asked quite often about what types of protein bars I consume and which I would recommend. In an effort to make it easier for…

No-Bake Customizable Protein Breakfast Bars

  I can’t believe how long I’ve been sitting on this recipe without posting it! I didn’t realize I hadn’t shared it yet! Oops! I used to make these bars all the time in batches for my husband. I forgot about them until just recently. He likes these stored in the freezer and will pull…

Recipes I Pinned This Week

Popping in this week with some intriguing things I plan to try! All healthy of course! 😉   Cauliflower Fauxmeal A sneaky way to add veggies that also happens to be Paleo and gluten free, if you need that sort of recipe. I plan to leave out the brown sugar and add some protein powder…

Single-Serving Healthy Peanut Butter Cup Puppy Chow

 A classic treat made healthy, high protein, and single serving for portion control!   Classic Muddy Buddy recipes use melted chocolate, butter, powdered sugar, peanut butter, and cereal. While they are insanely delicious, when I looked up recipes, an average 1/2 cup serving size clocked in at around 220-250 calories, 10+ g of fat, 40+…

A Few of My Favorite Things #4 {Savory Snacks}

When the snack monster hits, have no fear! Healthier options are available!!       DNX Bars: A different approach to the protein bar with these whole food-based bars. Kind of like jerky, but also not in that they aren’t super salty. They can be pricy, but if you sign up for their emails, they…

Famous Fruit Dip {high protein, low calorie}

Ok, so maybe this should be called ‘Almost’ Famous Fruit Dip. In either case, every time I have brought it to a get together, I have been asked for the recipe and/or been asked to bring it from then on out to any future get-togethers involving food! It is so simple, I hate to call…

Clutch Zucchini Banana Bread {High Protein}

  There is nothing quite like fresh baked banana bread. Except maybe fresh baked zucchini bread. This recipe combines both—but it is healthy! The avocado serves as a stand in for the butter/oil that most traditional quick breads call for. The baking mix is high protein. It is also sweetened with stevia, and along with…