New Convenient Snack Bar – BEACHBAR!

The best new snack bar! Can we just chat about needing a quick snack on the go that fits into your healthy lifestyle?  You see, most of us are prisoners to options from the grocery store like the RX bar, the Larabar , Clif Bar or KIND bar.  While these appear to be clean and…

Cinnamon Power Seeds

Cinnamon Power Seeds Here’s another sweet seed mixture that’s delicious on top of fresh fruit, yogurt, or in smoothies. Flax is one of the best sources of dietary fiber around, as well as lignans and omega-3s. Grinding them allows your body to better access all those nutrient goodies. Total Time: 10 min. Prep Time: 10…

Slow Cooker Bone Broth

1 whole chicken carcass (from a rotisserie chicken) ½ medium onion, cut into quarters 4 cloves garlic, smashed 1 tsp. whole black peppercorns 2 medium celery stalks, cut into 2-inch pieces 2 medium carrots, peeled, cut into 2-inch pieces 1 tsp. sea salt (or Himalayan salt) 2 bay leaves 1 small bunch fresh thyme 1…

Braised Lemon Garlic Chicken Thighs

Ingredients: 4-6 bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs 2 teaspoons salt, divided 1.5 tsp. freshly ground black pepper, divided 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 head of garlic 1.5  large yellow onions, thinly sliced (about 2 cups) 3 lemons, halved 1/2 cup dry white wine 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice 3 sprigs fresh thyme 1 cup olives,…

Slow Down!

Slow down, be realistic about the Christmas Season! Battling crowds, listening to stodgy relatives complain about politics and other randomness, staying up late to bake for people who really don’t need the sugar and calories… It’s time to stop the madness! Re-do your LIST making- Write down your top priorities and delete anything that is…

Campfire S’mores Bars

No-Bake S’mores Bars Made with real Graham crackers, these toasty No-Bake S’mores Bars are satisfying sweet treats that taste like they just came off the campfire. Ingredients 2 whole wheat graham crackers (1 cracker sheet each) broken into large pieces 1 large ripe banana mashed ½ cup all-natural almond butter 2 Tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder 4 scoops Chocolate Shakeology divided use ¾ cup part-skim ricotta cheese 1 scoop Vanilla Shakeology…