Tiramisu Cupcakes: Kid-Friendly and Primal

Tiramisu cupcakes that are also primal (no grains or processed sugar) and kid-friendly (no rum)

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of SOLO® Brand Products for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. This dish is definitely primal (no grains or processed sugar to be found here). It's also kid-friendly (my boys gobbled them up!). I'll admit, though, that I struggled a bit with what ...
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Spiced OREO Pumpkin Balls

Spiced OREO Pumpkin Balls for a Thanksgiving treat (sweet little alternative to pie)

This #OREOCookieBalls shop featuring my pumpkin balls recipe has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Halloween may be over, but I still have pumpkin on the brain! In our home, pumpkin season runs from the start of the school year ...
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So Many Celebrations

Gluten-free carrot apple latkes

October through December is definitely the season of festivity. Parties and celebrations and gift swaps galore! And it seems like everyone has birthdays around this time (nine months before now is Valentine's Day, soooo I guess that makes sense). We even have a couple anniversaries squeezed in for ...
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5 Benefits of Quinoa for Breakfast

5 Benefits of Quinoa for Breakfast

We're in the final stretch! Just a month and a half until our third baby is born, and I'm trying to make healthier choices like quinoa for breakfast instead of a craving-induced binge of Cocoa Puffs and peanut butter. Not that I've ever tried that combo after waking up inexplicably famished at ...
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33 Oh-So-Appealing Apple Recipes

33 apple recipes that are sweet, savory, and everything in between

Fall is here, months filled with ghosts and goblins and delicious pumpkin and apple recipes! From sweet, cinnamon-crusted mini pies to savory meat dishes chock full of protein, apple recipes abound for occasions from Halloween to Thanksgiving and on into Christmas and New Years. My favorite apple ...
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How to Cut a Mango

How to cut a mango for mango rice

I freaking love mangos. Mango Coconut Rice, mangos with chicken, mangos in a smoothie. Mangos ALL the time. It took me forever, though, to finally figure out how to cut a mango. I used to go to our local Thai restaurant as often as possible to order their mango sticky rice. I'd even get some ...
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Oatmeal Muffin in a Mug

Gluten-free oatmeal muffin in a mug

I haven't had much time to bake from scratch lately, but my cravings for pastries and baked goods have been FIERCE. This oatmeal muffin in a mug satisfies my need for something light and fluffy in the morning. In under five minutes, I can have a hot and healthy breakfast for anyone in the family - ...
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Cream Cheese Lunch Meat Rolls

Cream cheese lunch meat rolls. Perfect for families going gluten-free and missing sandwiches!

Our family has been missing gluten lately as it used to provide the staple for a lot of quick-and-easy meals in our busy lives: pasta, cereals, sandwiches. But I'm always up for a challenge and I love creating a healthier take on an old favorite! These lunch meat rolls have all the best stuff from a ...
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Meatless Meals: 15 Hearty Options

Meatless meals that won't leave you hungry

While I seriously enjoy a good hamburger or salami sandwich, I wasn't always a big meat lover. I lived a strict vegetarian lifestyle for 13 years. During that time I built up an intensive repertoire of favorite meatless meals. This pregnancy I've developed a pretty severe aversion to certain meats, ...
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