My 5 Go To Breakfasts As a New Mom

I can remember having a 100 calorie English muffin for breakfast with spray butter at 22 years of age. Oh how the times have changed. My breakfasts are now at least 250 calories and made up of nutrient dense foods. Still breastfeeding Tommy in the middle of the night, I wake up starving! On top […]

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 […]

A Cheap & Easy 3 Ingredient Breakfast Idea

I’ve been on the protein pancake bandwagon for years! I’ve been using protein powder in my smoothies after my workouts so I don’t exactly want to have it for breakfast as well. I’ve switched things up a bit by omitting it from my favorite pancakes but still getting 12+ grams of protein. This simple idea […]

7 Best Protein Bars To Buy At The Grocery Store

I’ve been traveling a lot and as a result, have been eating more bars than usual. Each time I visit Whole Foods, it appears there is another new brand or flavor in the snack bar/protein bar/energy bar aisle. So you don’t have to, I read each nutrition label, taste tested and came up with a […]

5 Easy & Fast Breakfast Ideas

I’ve seen my share of “fast” breakfast idea lists that are anything but… Making pancakes is NOT quick. If I have to stand over my stove it’s not happening. I like my sleep and will take any extra 5 minutes I can get. Today, I’m sharing 5 actual quick and healthy breakfast ideas. One of […]

Blended Tropical Green Juice & Pre-Workout Breakfast Cookie Recipes

I’ve always envied morning people. It has always been a challenge for me to get up no matter what time it is. For the past year, I’ve been having fun teaching classes at 8 or 9 am most days of the week. Despite hitting snooze at least twice, I know it is important for me to […]

High Protein Green “Juice” Smoothie Recipe”>

Many people complain “juice” has no protein or fiber. Since I love green juice, I wanted to share with you a yummy breakfast that satisfies the green juice craving as well as delivers a hefty serving of protein and fiber. You won’t believe that this recipe does not require a juicer or protein powder. Earlier […]

Meal Prep Breakfast Idea: Veggie Frittata Muffins

The following post is sponsored by Fitfluential, LLC on behalf of Daisy Cottage Cheese. If you are trying to kick a sugar habit, starting your day with something savory is smart strategy. These veggie frittata muffins are a perfect breakfast meal prep recipe to make on Sunday or Monday to eat during the week. This […]

Coconut & Flax Granola Bars (Gluten Free & Vegan)”>My

I love homemade granola bars for breakfast on the go and late afternoon snacks. When I got home from Miami, I noticed I had 4 super ripe bananas  and few of my regular go to snacks so I whipped up a quick batch using what I had in my house. The result was a delicious […]

Blue-avocado Smoothie Bowl”>

This weekend, I was craving a protein pancake but didn’t have any eggs in the house so I decided to be a little creative with what I had on hand. I had two ripe avocados that needed to be used, so I decided to try putting some in my smoothie. I’m not sure if it […]