Baked Apple Crisp

The perfect cold weather companion, oatmeal is one of those breakfast staples in our home.  The kids love all the flavors I grew up with – maple and brown sugar, apples and cinnamon, berries and cream. But let’s face it.  Not all oatmeal nowadays is “healthy” for our bodies, and some are glorified desserts!  LOLContinue reading “Baked Apple Crisp”

Crockpot Beef & Butternut Squash Stew

Busy night ahead?  Standing at the stove not an option?  😉 THis is why I LOVE crockpot meals.  All the heartiness of a home cooked meal – but it’s cooking without me!! I can pull out the meat to start thawing in the fridge the night before, wake up and toss it all together whileContinue reading “Crockpot Beef & Butternut Squash Stew”

Quick Anytime Healthy Treat ♥

​there are waaaayyy more fancier versions of this out there, but this mama was in a time crunch today and needed a fix! I needed some protein & a healthy fat to meet my nutritional needs today…. and stat!  I needed 1 or 2 portions of protein and 1 healthy fat to make sure IContinue reading “Quick Anytime Healthy Treat ♥”

Roasted Turkey and Butternut Squash Soup

The sweetness of butternut squash and corn with the kick of cayenne and comfort of hot soup. I had a huge bag of leftover roasted turkey in the freezer, so I put it to good use for meal prep this week and made a soup in my crockpot. Ingredients: 1 large onion, chopped 6-8 miniContinue reading “Roasted Turkey and Butternut Squash Soup”

Meat & Greens Egg Cups

Start your morning off strong with this high-protein, meaty egg cup recipe with turkey, ham, spinach, and bell peppers. Meat & Greens Egg Cups: Ingredients: Nonstick cooking spray 12 large eggs 4-6 slices cooked deli turkey and/or ham (I used leftover baked ham and roasted turkey breast) Sea salt (or Himalayan salt) and ground black pepper (to taste;Continue reading “Meat & Greens Egg Cups”

Peanut Butter Cup #fatbombs

I ain’t gonna lie. They’re my weakness – right up there with chewy chocolate chunk cookies or cheesecake. And just because you’re doing the 21 Day Fix or just eating cleaner, healthier… doesn’t mean your treat time has to be a huge cheat, too! Make these peanut butter cups at home, and let their naturalContinue reading “Peanut Butter Cup #fatbombs”

{ Healthy } French Toast

Straight away after completing the 3 Day Refresh, I really could not WAIT to try a Healthy French Toast recipe I’d been eyeing inside the Fixate cookbook, which sits conveniently in the corner of my kitchen counter, between the stove, the blender, and our stash of Shakeology goodies. Not one to usually WANT to cookContinue reading “{ Healthy } French Toast”

#Lovethe4th #LoveLifeFit Patriotic Recipes

Try some of these Independence Day inspired recipes for your kiddos and friends today! Independence Day Fruit Tray Cashew & Oat Hot Cakes Red, White, Blue Mini Parfaits Nut Butter Banana Berry Toast Star Spangled Salad Berryworks Shakeology Watermelon and Blueberry Sparklers Food images from beachbody.com.  Click for recipes.  You know, sometimes keeping things simpleContinue reading “#Lovethe4th #LoveLifeFit Patriotic Recipes”

IMPERFECT MAMA {update} –>> OPTIONS for my 21 Day Fix Challenge Group –>> HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW….

We are entering PRE-SEASON PREP TIME for an all new Round of 21 Day Fix and let me tell ya… 😇😈 this Mama is DEFINITELY ‪#‎NOT‬ ‪#‎perfect‬, so I’m always learning, striving to better myself in the nutrition department, to keep eating tasty. Gotta enjoy eating it. fun. Not boring free. (as in free toContinue reading “IMPERFECT MAMA {update} –>> OPTIONS for my 21 Day Fix Challenge Group –>> HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW….”

Blueberry Maple Muffins

These blueberry muffins taste—and smell— incredible. One whiff of them fresh from the oven and you won’t be able to wait until they hit your plate! Total Time: 24 min. Prep Time: 10 min. Cooking Time: 14 min. Yield: 15 servings, 1 muffin each Ingredients: Nonstick cooking spray (optional) 1 cup whole wheat flour ¾Continue reading “Blueberry Maple Muffins”