Breakfast, Snacks And Sides, Sweet Cheats

Summertime Lemon Vanilla Oat Cookies!

Who doesn't love the combination of lemon and vanilla?! Most oatmeal cookie recipes can be very repetitive; oatmeal raisin, cinnamon oatmeal, and banana bread. I was feeling pretty summery so it only made sense to play around with a lemon inspired cookie! I used vanilla extract but to get the vanilla flavor other ways you could… Continue reading Summertime Lemon Vanilla Oat Cookies!

Breakfast, Snacks And Sides, Sweet Cheats

Chocolate Trail Mix PROTEIN Oat Bars!

We all know trail mix is a great snack but also super addicting! I wanted to make another way to eat these yummy ingredients so I turned them into delicious freezer bars!  These bars are very easy to make and take little time. Mix, pour, stir and you're a few steps closer to your new favorite… Continue reading Chocolate Trail Mix PROTEIN Oat Bars!

Desserts, Sweet Cheats

GLUTEN FREE Black Bean Protein Fudge Brownies!

You spin me right round brownies right round like a record baby right round, round, round! Bring out the blender and your party pants because we're going on a black bean brownie adventure! I've seen brownies made all kinds of ways. For me, I find the black bean or sweet potato brownies to be my… Continue reading GLUTEN FREE Black Bean Protein Fudge Brownies!

MORE PROTEIN!, Protein Balls, Snacks And Sides, Sweet Cheats

Ritz Cracker PB&J Protein Balls!

I've been craving peanut butter and jelly sandwiches so I decided to recreate this classic  for a smart snacking option! This is the fun part about staying fit and getting to play with your food! 🙂  You will need: 1 scoop vanilla protein 1 cup old fashion oats 1/3 cup peanut butter 2 tablespoons PB2 (powdered peanut butter.… Continue reading Ritz Cracker PB&J Protein Balls!

Snacks And Sides, Sweet Cheats

Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Covered Strawberries!

Try this recipe to satisfy your sweet tooth cravings! These would make a perfect healthy alternative to bring to a party, to take tailgating or a get together! Microwave 3 heaping tablespoons of peanut butter till soft and melted. Careful not to burn! Mix in 1 scoop of chocolate protein. Dip strawberries or any fruit in your… Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Covered Strawberries!

Snacks And Sides, Sweet Cheats

200 Calorie PBnJ Snack Time!

A simple sweet snack!  It doesn't get any yummier than this! The breakdown... ♥ Sandwich thin with flax seeds- 100 calories ♥ 1 tablespoon JIF chocolate peanut butter whips- 75 calories ♥ 1 tablespoon sugar free strawberry jelly- 10 calories ♥ 1/4 cup raspberries- 16 calories