family, Recipes

Pumpkin Black Bean Brownies

Does anyone feel like we jumped into fall a littler earlier this year? No matter what the reason, I'M HERE FOR IT. I knew a few months ago that my first pumpkin recipe would be with my basic black bean brownies and they turned out ooey, gooey and oh-so-yummy! While shopping for the ingredients, I… Continue reading Pumpkin Black Bean Brownies

family, health, Recipes

Maple Balsamic Vinegarette Dressing

Have you ever looked at the ingredients in most salad dressings? You wouldn’t believe what kind of stuff they sneak in there! Interestingly enough, I feel like the ingredient list for salad dressing often gets over looked. You would think think they’re quite simple, and while some are, most are not. And for a high-quality… Continue reading Maple Balsamic Vinegarette Dressing

health, Recipes

Blueberry Coconut Oat Cookies

Y’all know I love this banana oat base for cookies, but I tried a new combo and I’m in love... and so is Char! 🍪🍪🍪 This is a simple recipe so let’s just get straight to it! PS--this post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a tiny commission when you shop through them.… Continue reading Blueberry Coconut Oat Cookies

fitness, health, Recipes

Pre-Workout Snacking: DIY Granola Cups w/ Nutsola

If you’re like me then you’ve probably spent hours wondering + searching for what you should fuel your body with before an intense workout. Well, I don’t have all the answers but I wanted to share a recipe for DIY granola cups because they’re affordable, easy and super nutritious making it the perfect pre-workout snack!… Continue reading Pre-Workout Snacking: DIY Granola Cups w/ Nutsola


3-Ingredient Paleo Banana Pancake Bread

This week I am challenging #WaffleWednesday with this super simple Paleo Banana Pancake Bread. Ingredients: 1/2 Cup Birch Benders Paleo Banana Pancake Mix (I bought mine at Target, in sale for $3.99) 1/2 Cup Water Ripe Banana Enjoy Life Foods DF Chocolate Chips (Optional) Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees In a Kitchen Aid mixer,… Continue reading 3-Ingredient Paleo Banana Pancake Bread

health, Recipes

3-Ingredient Chocolate Covered PB Stuffed Dates

Happy Hump Day! I've been a little under the weather this week but before that happened I made these oh so yummy, super easy treats. I am so excited t share these 3-Ingredient Chocolate Covered PB Stuffed Dates. Ingredients: Pitted Dated Nut Butter ( I used Jif Natural Creamy PB) Chocolate Chips (I used Enjoy… Continue reading 3-Ingredient Chocolate Covered PB Stuffed Dates


6-Minute Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs

These 6-minute hard boiled eggs are by far the fastest and easiest to make + peel that I have ever made 🙌🏼 What you'll need: Desired number of eggs (I did 6) 1 cup of water Bowl of ice water for after Steamer basket for Instant Pot (yours should have come with one) Directions: Place… Continue reading 6-Minute Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs


Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes

So I got an Instant Pot for Christmas and y'all, I was so excited. And then I got really overwhelmed with all the settings and didn't have enough time to really research what they all meant so it sat on my countertop up until 2 days ago. I found a recipe for sweet potatoes on… Continue reading Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes