Recipes

Lean Italian Meatloaf

December 17, 2014

It doesn’t get much more comforting that meatloaf. Not to mention easy. In case you’re wondering, its totally possible to use a lean cut of meat and still get a moist and flavorful loaf. They key with using extra lean meats is to add in some moisture, like eggs, grated onion and soaked oats or […]

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Pistachio Chocolate Protein Bars

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  What’s the most addictive nut in the whole world? Well (to me) its pistachios! What a unique flavor, and they’re just an overall delicious and addictive nut. They aren’t really a holiday nut, but I guess I just see them more around the holidays. These pistachio chocolate protein bars could be made 365 days […]

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Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti

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  Who knew that a seemingly “dry” cookie could be so delicious! Could it be the concentrated flavors, the yummy add ins, or just the excuse that with its dryness, you can dip it into your morning coffee or afternoon tea?  Biscotti is another thing I didn’t really have growing up. Since I have a […]

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Cranberry Apple Bread Pudding Gluten-Free

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  Truth be told, this is only the second time I’ve had bread pudding. All I can say is…wow, I’ve been missing out! Talk about comfort food, and if you love bread (and well carbs in general) this is on a must try list. I wanted to try something different this year with holiday recipes, […]

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Maple Walnut Cheesecake Protein Bars

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Hope you’re all having a great start to the week! Before I get into this post, I wanted to let you know there’s a great GIVEAWAY at the bottom of this post, so be sure to scroll down and enter. Its open to WORLDWIDE, and its for my absolutely favorite stevia brand, NuNaturals!  They were […]

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Kale, Turnip and Turkey Sausage Soup

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  A warming winter meal that’s done in under 30 minutes. We all need more of these recipes right? This combination is delicious! I haven’t worked with turnip very much, but its a fantastic root vegetable. I keep passing it in the grocery store, so I finally decided to pick some up and make a […]

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