Chocolate Chip Hummus

Chocolate Chip Hummus

A few weeks ago I visited my friend Kari and her brand new baby. While I loved chatting with Kari and snuggling her sweet baby boy, I have to say the highlight of my time at her house was the chocolate chip hummus she shared with me ;). When she first asked, “Do you want to try some chocolate chip hummus?”… Continue Reading

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Romaine Heart Salad with Easy Avocado Vinaigrette

Romaine Heart Salad with Easy Avocado Vinaigrette

Finding a salad I love at a restaurant is a rare occurrence for me. My husband would tell you that I usually have a handful of complaints about nearly every salad I order, no matter where I’m dining. Too much dressing, too little lettuce, too close to something I make at home, or too trendy are among my most frequent… Continue Reading

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Chocolate Chia Mousse

Chocolate Chia Mousse

Whenever I see a recipe for a green smoothie, chia pudding or protein ball that the creator claims “tastes exactly like a chocolate chip cookie [or whatever delicious thing he/she is trying to replicate] only 100% healthy!!” – I’m skeptical. Because I have yet to meet a recipe built around avocado, chia seeds, or protein powder that truly… Continue Reading

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Sesame Ginger Avocado Dip

Sesame Ginger Avocado Dip

I love a good Chip Buffet on Superbowl Sunday. But I also like to balance all that delicious salt and grease with some light, crunchy veggies. Just to feel even, you know? Of course, those store-bought vegetable platters are never very appealing. At best they include refrigerated tomatoes (the worst!), dried out baby carrots, and mediocre ranch dressing. Not… Continue Reading

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Low Sugar Blueberry Banana Muffins

Low Sugar Blueberry Banana Muffins

If I decided to serve muffins for every meal from here on out, I doubt I’d ever hear a complaint from my kids. They love them more than almost anything! But honestly, most of the muffins you’ll find at stores and coffee shops are actually just cake. They often contain even more sugar and more oil than real cake, and… Continue Reading

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