Summer Orzo Salad

Every time I make orzo I like to switch it up. Often, I lean towards Mediterranean elements like olives and capers but this time around I decided to highlight summer’s finest and fresh ingredients. This Summer Orzo Salad makes for an excellent side dish to bring to a barbecue. It is easy to make and can be easily altered!…

Protein Pancakes

Have you ever had a pancake that is not only scrumptious but is actually good for you? Yes, that’s right, I said “good for you” as in HEALTHY. My brother Austin/(College football player) always looks for creative ways to incorporate protein in his diet…. Protein pancakes are the new rage. Not only are they filled with…

Rosemary Lemon Chicken

There’s nothing like a satisfying weekday dinner. But if you’re anything like my family, the same weekday recipes have been recycled every week for the past ten years. UGH so boring! If you are reading this and thinking “this sounds familiar” then it’s definitely time to switch things up! Chicken is pure protein that can be…

Blueberry Tart Crumble

Can’t get enough blueberries? Then this tart is perfect for you! I wanted to create a healthier version of the typical blueberry crumble so I substituted ingredients like flour and butter with friendlier supplements to make this treat not only guilt-free but also gluten-free and vegan. This recipe is super versatile, you can use other berries if you’d…

Coconut Pecan Granola

Have the Sunday scaries? Well unfortunately, Monday is inevitable but if you need a distraction from the dooming reality of the work week here is a recipe to make your Monday morning a little better. Granola is delicious – it’s full of whole grains, nuts, dried fruit and other ingredients that are loaded with beneficial…

Peanut Butter Cookies

Ever since the coconut oil trend began I have become obsessed. Coconut oil is incredibly versatile. Not only can it be used in cooking and baking but it makes for an excellent addition in homemade beauty products. {Follow this link from Hello Glow (one of my favorite beauty blogs) for 10 Products you can replace with Coconut…