Overnight Chia Oats Parfait + Energy Ball Recipes | Featuring ALOHA Vanilla Protein Powder

I love to experiment in the kitchen but lately am always feeling overwhelmed balancing my career and mommy duties. When I have time to myself, I usually need to answer emails, take phone calls, write a blog post or plan/shoot a video. Preparing a Pinterest perfect snack or meal is¬†daunting. I usually start to make […]

Cranberry Nut Baked Oatmeal (Vegan, Gluten Free)

My morning routine has definitely changed. I don’t really have time to do the whole warm water with lemon thing or make a protein pancake from scratch. I’m lucky if I can drink my almond milk lattes hot. The Nespresso machine I got for Christmas has been my best friend. Cold breakfasts have become the […]

Vegan Avocado Pumpkin Spice Smoothie | Banana + Protein Powder Free

Some of you may find this truth hard to swallow but not every one likes bananas or protein powder in their smoothies. I know! CRAZY. Today, I have one of my favorite smoothie recipes that is made without either one. Given Thanksgiving is later week, this smoothie mimics one of my favorite desserts without the added […]

My Secret Coffee Shop Trick to Save $$ and Calories

I love coffee but I have such a love hate relationship with most shops. At home, I make my coffee with almond milk and stevia. For some reason, cafes only seem to carry artificial sugar, regular sugar, soy milk and regular milk varieties. What’s up with the stevia and dairy-free, soy-free milk alternative hate? Whole […]