Gluten Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Dessert Bars

As the first Michael Bublé Christmas song plays throughout the house, the feeling of the holidays is upon us! Which means it is time for holiday desserts. Over the past year I found that I had to follow a clean diet in order to get my health on track. At first, I was worried about…

Gluten Free Spooky Sugar Cookies

When I think of Halloween I immediately think of candy. But what about those trick-or-treaters who cannot enjoy the gluten filled candy and treats? Fear no more! For your tasting pleasure I have cooked up some gluten free spooky Halloween treats that are enchanting! Grab your mixer and let’s get baking!   Ingredients: 1 box…

Quinoa Casserole

Healthy recipes don’t have to be tasteless. As I move forward with my clean eating plan, I took the time to develop more clean dinner recipes. Tonight’s meal is absolutely delicious. The crisp onions and soft sweet potato will be a sure favorite! Ingredients: 1/2 cup of black beans 1 yellow bell pepper 1 lime…

Asian-style Meatballs

I love modifying recipes for my family to try. Meatballs with marinara sauce has become a staple on our dinner menu. I wanted to try a twist on one of our favorite dishes. Asian-style meatballs is now a household hit and absolutely delicious! I promise every bit is packed with flavor.   Ingredients: Chopped yellow…

20 minute Salmon

After a long weekend fearing and preparing for Hurricane Irma, I realized that my meals consisted of canned beans, crackers and packaged snacks. After 5 days of food that’s not so fresh, I was thrilled to finally pick up a fresh salmon from the market today. The recipe below is quick, easy and absolutely delicious….

Homemade Guacamole with Lime Zest

I love avocados. I love avocado toast. But more than anything I love guacamole! The fresh and zesty flavors of homemade guacamole is unbeatable. I recently made a large bowl of fresh guacamole for a Seminole tailgate. Although the football game took a turn for the worst, the guacamole stood strong. This 5-minute guacamole recipe…

Living in Tampa requires a love of brunch. One of the best places to enjoy a large stack of ricotta pancakes while sipping on a Buddy Brew latte is none other than Oxford Exchange. If you are a Tampa native then you know exactly what I’m talking about. Walking into Oxford Exchange is like walking…

Hello, Ireland.

Plan a trip to Ireland. Go to Ireland. Love Ireland.   I wanted to travel to Europe ever since I was a little girl. The idea of walking through a romantic city full of delicious food and coffee filled my mind for years. When I got married in 2016, my husband Matt and I decided…

I love pasta. Pasta is amazing. However, pasta can be too rich and is not the healthiest option. I have been looking for ways to find that baked lasagna flavor without all of the carbs. My zucchini lasagna recipe is easy to make and tastes even better than traditional lasagna. If you love swapping in…

Oven Baked Tostadas

In need of something delicious with a little spice yet healthy at the same time? My Oven Baked Tostadas are the answer. It’s hard to eat clean without sacrificing flavor. However, it’s easy to combine these simple ingredients to make a healthy meal full of flavor!   Ingredients: Corn tortillas Vegetable oil Refried beans Lettuce…

Cauliflower Fried Rice with Teriyaki Chicken

I have not been able to sit down and write out one of my recipes in a while. What better way to get back in the blogging game than to make something that I’ve never had before. I was very skeptical of this “cauliflower rice” but I’ve tried it and I’m obsessed. If you follow…

Turkey Chili

I love quick meals with simple ingredients. I also love delicious meals full of heat and lasting flavor. That is where my turkey chili recipe comes in. I have been feeling under the weather lately, and wanted nothing more than a huge bowl of warm chili. This meal is guaranteed to cheer you up and…