Amazing cookie dough brownies

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Warning: This is an amazing dessert that does my qualify as a healthy treat. But we splurged last week and discovered something incredible! What you need: 2 packages of brownie mix Ingredients to make the brownie mix 1 package cookie dough (I am sure you could make both from scratch. That is just not how we roll. ) 9x13 dish 1. Combine brownie ingredients as directed. 2. Pour half of the … [Read more...]

Fruity & Protein Packed Homemade Smoothie: Tropical Sunrise Smoothie

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This is my favorite way to start the day. This fruity protein packed smoothie gets you going and keeps you full for hours. I have added this to my weight loss smoothie plan. Favorite Tropical Sunrise Smoothie: 1/4 cup water 1/4 soy vanilla milk 3 tablespoons Greek fat free yogurt plain 1/2 chopped mango 3/4 pineapple, 1/2-1 avocado 1/2 cup ice Add all and blend well. … [Read more...]

Semi Homemade Flavored Iced Tea

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As you probably know those of us in the south love our iced tea! I personally love flavored tea. I am still trying to eat naturally so I found a way to add sweet flavor to my iced tea. To make this homemade flavored iced tea all you need is frozen fruit and cold brewed tea. Pour you a glass of iced tea (sweetened if you desire). Then drop in a handful of frozen fruit. My favorite fruits are … [Read more...]

Easy All Natural Homemade Guacamole

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Are you craving a delicious crunchy and spicy snack? I have been craving something crunchy but am trying to stick to my healthy weight loss diet. I ended up making this easy all natural guacamole. I paired it with Melba Toast Crackers and Blueberry Iced Tea. It was the perfect healthy snack that helped my craving for a snack. There are so many guacamole recipes out there but none suited my taste. … [Read more...]

Healthy & Sweet Banana Smoothie Recipe

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Today I enjoyed a delicious banana smoothie that I have to share. This one is sweet and great for you. I found one similar and altered it use what I had on hand. Ingredients: 1 banana (try frozen bananas for a great blend) 2 teaspoons honey 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 cup vanilla soy milk ( or your milk of choice) Add all to the blender. Blend until smooth. Enjoy! Here is a pin … [Read more...]

How to Freeze Bananas

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Did you know that you can freeze bananas? YES! It is the best way to save them and they make healthy smoothies delicious!  If you are wondering how to freeze bananas, you are in luck. It could not be easier! I love when I find them discounted at the store. If you do, GRAB THEM! They are not bad yet. You can freeze them and use them for lots of things. 1. Peel the bananas. 2. Cut … [Read more...]

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