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Chocolate Avocado Overnight Oats

Chocolate Avocado Overnight Oats

Do any of you have a special Friday ritual—a “treat yo self” (Parks & Rec anyone?) that you partake in on a weekly basis? Well, mine is chocolate overnight oats in the morning—and not just any chocolate overnight oats—these are extra special. I look forward […]

Blueberry-Almond Butter Overnight Oats

Blueberry-Almond Butter Overnight Oats

One of my all-time favorite food combinations is blueberry-almond butter. I love a blueberry-almond butter smoothie, blueberry muffins with almond butter, and, of course…blueberry-almond butter overnight oats. It is day number 4 of my 5 days of overnight oats and I am sharing this favorite […]

Apple Pie Overnight Oats

Apple Pie Overnight Oats

For day number 3 of my 5-days-of overnight oats, I am going to be sharing Apple Pie Overnight Oats! This recipe is Mark’s favorite and if you are an apple pie lover like he is, you’re sure to like these as well.   Apples and […]

Sweet Potato Maca Overnight Oats

Sweet Potato Maca Overnight Oats

It is day number 2 of my 5 days of overnight oats and I am sharing my current favorite—Sweet Potato Maca Oats! Yesterday I shared a classic (Banana Bread Overnight Oats) recipe and today I am sharing a more unique recipe. As many of you […]

Banana Bread Overnight Oats

Banana Bread Overnight Oats

It is the first day of my 5-days-of overnight oats and today I am sharing Banana Bread Overnight Oats! I have received so many questions on how to make overnight oats and what I put in mine. Thus, I figured 5 days in a row […]

Banana-Blueberry Muffins

Banana-Blueberry Muffins

Who else loves a classic banana-blueberry muffin? I whipped these muffins up this past weekend and we’ve been enjoying them as an easy breakfast this week. Muffin recipes are probably my favorite recipes to share and this one is no exception. Plan ahead for your […]

Chocolate Silk Smoothie Bowl

Chocolate Silk Smoothie Bowl

When I took a big spoonful of this smoothie, I could hardly believe that it was really healthy. If you’re into all things chocolaty, thick, and creamy, this bowl is for you. It has become a favorite of mine and I am so excited to […]

Easy Breakfast Bars

Easy Breakfast Bars

These breakfast bars have saved many-a-morning around here. We all have those days when we are running out the door and just need something super quick. Instead of reaching for the sugary granola bar or instant oatmeal packet, make a batch of these and save […]

The Best Granola

The Best Granola

We love our granola around here. It makes a perfect smoothie bowl topper, yummy cereal substitute, or (my favorite way) easy snack by the handful. I try to keep a couple mason jars full of homemade granola for when the cravings set in. This recipe […]

Dirty-Chai Pancakes with Blueberry-Pomegranate Compote

Dirty-Chai Pancakes with Blueberry-Pomegranate Compote

I made these pancakes this morning in an attempt to expand my gluten-free pancake skills, and was so blown away by how delicious they were that I had to share asap. These pancakes have incredible flavor- like a mixture of spiced chai lattes and Christmas […]