Quinoa, Butternut Squash, Kale, and Chicken Bake
Looking for a cozy, healthy fall recipe this season? Look no further! This plant-heavy chicken bake pairs well with your need for comfort food while complying to your healthy eating goals. It’s the perfect fall recipe that takes less than 15 minutes to throw together (even faster if you meal prep the ingredients ahead of… Read More»
6 Ways to Improve Your Mood With Food
Did you know what you eat can have a major impact on your mood? A dietitian nutritionist shares 6 ways to change your diet to improve your mood!
Healthiest Picks at Epcot Food and Wine Festival
Heading to Epcot Food & Wine this weekend? You actually CAN eat pretty healthy while you’re there. I was surprised at how many great options were available. There are tons of veggies and tasty lean proteins on the menus, plus some plant-based options as well! Here are your healthiest picks, organized by booth: Flavors from… Read More»
Protein Ice Cream
Craving something sweet and cold but don’t want all the added sugar in traditional iced treats? Try this quick recipe for protein ice cream! Whenever I post this to our Instagram, I get lots of questions so I decided to share in blog form. When made correctly, the texture reminds me of a Wendy’s Frosty…. Read More»
What Should I Order at Starbucks?
Looking for healthy options at Starbucks? We’re sharing our dietitian-approved picks for drinks, snacks, and meals on the go. Don’t go to the Starbucks website and use their “delicious drinks under 200 calories” guide to order. The only 2 things listed are calories and fat. What about sugar, Starbucks? Best drinks: Black, green, or herbal… Read More»
Review of Freshly by a Dietitian
If you don’t want to read through this whole post, I’ll give it to you in 4 words: I FREAKING LOVE IT. Maybe this is just a weird thing about me personally, but I’m never as excited about a meal I made myself as I am for one someone else cooked for me. It could… Read More»
Veggie Mexican Lasagna
Lasagna without the noodles. Taco casserole. Enchilada pie. Whatever you want to call it, this Veggie Mexican Lasagna is the perfect thing to whip up on a Sunday when you don’t feel like meal prepping. You only need one pan, a can opener, and an oven. It makes a ton of food and feels indulgent… Read More»
Protein-Packed Thai Peanut Pasta Salad
Looking for a high-protein, plant-based recipe to meal prep for lunches or bring to your next summer BBQ? If so, you have come to the right food blog! This Thai Peanut Pasta Salad is so yummy even routine meat-eaters won’t notice it’s vegan friendly. Bonus? The trifecta of chickpea pasta, homemade peanut sauce, and veggies… Read More»
What is CBD Oil?
Cannabidiol (CBD) has been making headlines in both the media and medical field, but what is it and why is it suddenly so popular? CBD is non-addictive substance found in the cannabis sativa plant (marijuana) and hemp plant. While CBD boasts many potential therapeutic benefits, it won’t get you stoned in isolated doses. The compound… Read More»
9 Reasons the Scale Sucks
Ever feel like you do everything right when it comes to weight loss but for some reason, the scale jumps up? Even after a “perfect day” of eating healthy and exercising, your weight doesn’t move the way you want it to? It’s common to want to throw in the towel when your weight doesn’t drop… Read More»