Desserts, MORE PROTEIN!, Sweet Cheats

EASIEST Homemade Vanilla-Almond Protein Ice Cream

Feed your ice-cream cravings! This recipe takes only a couple of minutes! Blending of the bananas will be the hardest part, but you'll get the hang of it! Make sure your bananas are frozen first! I always keepfrozen bananas on hand for recipes just like this! INGREDIENTS 1 large frozen banana (sliced) 1/4 tsp. vanilla extract… Continue reading EASIEST Homemade Vanilla-Almond Protein Ice Cream

Fit Tips, Misc

Something Went Wrong! Overcoming Obstacles Part 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KxWiZ0jgRNg   June 9th Surgery- Post Op My procedure for my breast revision/reconstruction was June 9th 2017 at 915 am. An internal bra using surgical mesh was needed during this procedure to keep my implants in place. After all my previous surgeries with my weight gain/loss, my skin has become very thin and fragile. I'm… Continue reading Something Went Wrong! Overcoming Obstacles Part 2

Breakfast, Desserts, Snacks And Sides, Sweet Cheats

CHURRO Cinnamon Sugar Coated Donut Holes!

OHHH my lanta! These little balls of cinnamon-sugar goodness truly melt in your mouth! Especially with the sweet coating they're rolled in! The cinnamon sugar combination was an experiment that surpassed my expectations! They are finger lickin' good! The batter is quite simple and similar to the one I use for my healthier muffins and sweet breads. Ingredients 1/2… Continue reading CHURRO Cinnamon Sugar Coated Donut Holes!

Protein Balls

Chocolate Coconut Power Balls!

Chocolate-coconut, what an underrated flavor combination! I'm living la-vida-loco for these coco-nut balls! They're packed with protein and perfect for your chocolate cravings! YOU WILL NEED... I/4 cup chocolate  protein powder 2 tbs grounded flax seeds 1 tbs sunflower seeds 1/3 cup JIF chocolate peanut butter whip 2 tbs unsweetened coconut flakes 1/3 cup oats… Continue reading Chocolate Coconut Power Balls!

Holiday Favorites

Easter Eats And Chubby Bunny Challenge!

Yes, I said chubby bunny challenge!  What's a holiday well spent if there's no family fun time?! Our Easter morning started off with pastel protein pancake balls! They were perfect for a quick breakfast. You can find one of my similar recipes here! I added a no bake chocolate coconut cookie to the mix. It's up… Continue reading Easter Eats And Chubby Bunny Challenge!

Breakfast, Snacks And Sides, Sweet Cheats

Nature Valley Copy Cat Honey Oat Crunch Bars 

These bars are a keeper! It was a new recipe I wanted to try and now I'm obsessed! I love when that happens! You can be flexible with your ingredients and add your choice of nuts, seeds, dried fruit, you name it! OH, and peanut butter of course! 🙂 The main thing is your honey, peanut butter and… Continue reading Nature Valley Copy Cat Honey Oat Crunch Bars 

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!