Raspberry Chocolate Almond Crunch Frozen Yogurt Popsicles

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Yum A cold and creamy frozen treat with bursts of berries and a bit of crunch, it’s time to cool off this summer with Raspberry Chocolate Almond Crunch Frozen Yogurt Popsicles. Raspberry Chocolate Almond Crunch Frozen Yogurt Popsicles Yum

Greek Yogurt Barbecue Ranch Dressing

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Yum Ranch salad dressing is a perennial favorite, and it just takes one simple addition to my basic recipe to add a little zing so that you can make copycat recipes of many favorite restaurant salads. For all of your summer veggies and salads, stir up some Greek Yogurt Barbecue Ranch Dressing. Greek Yogurt Barbecue Ranch… 

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Three-Ingredient Healthy Honey Mustard Dip

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Yum Whether packing lunch or putting together a party platter, you need something for those vegetables. It’s so easy you can barely call it a recipe, but this will be your new go-to for a quick and easy dip. You are only seconds away from Three-Ingredient Healthy Honey Mustard Dip. Three-Ingredient Healthy Honey Mustard Dip… 

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Hey Moms – How Do YOU Take a Break? @Chobani #ad

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Yum Every once in a while I like to pop in with some Mama Moments – thoughts about life and motherhood and everything that goes on “behind the food blog”. You know, the real stuff. And the real stuff means sometimes I need a break. The Cupcakes & Kale Chips philosophy on balance is more… 

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Waldorf Quinoa Chicken Salad for #BrunchWeek & #Giveaway

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Yum A simple, healthy, and protein-packed combination of sweet and savory flavors, juicy bursts, and toasty nutty crunchy goodness make an easy and tasty addition to your brunch menu, or a cool make-ahead lunch or dinner. Add a new twist to a classic by making Waldorf Quinoa Chicken Salad. Waldorf Quinoa Chicken Salad Yum

Kentucky Hot Brown Dip

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Yum Whether you are celebrating the Run for the Roses with a Kentucky Derby Day party, or just looking for a gooey good new appetizer recipe, take the cheesy goodness and bacon love of the classic Southern sandwich and bake it into this Kentucky Hot Brown Dip. Kentucky Hot Brown Dip Yum

Barbecue Ranch Quinoa Chicken Salad for #SundaySupper

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Yum #SundaySupper is inviting you to a picnic! I’ve combined so many favorite flavors into one satisfying recipe that’s still healthy because it’s made with Greek yogurt. Perfect on a sandwich, on a salad, or just on a plate, for a cool dinner or lunch all week, mix up some Barbecue Ranch Quinoa Chicken Salad…. 

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Creamy Greek Yogurt Maple Dijon Salad Dressing

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Yum Creamy Greek Yogurt Maple Dijon Salad Dressing is slightly sweet, tangy, and full of flavor, with a smooth, rich texture, but lightened up by using Greek yogurt.  It’s wonderful for topping your salads, slathering on wraps or sandwiches, pouring over some chicken or turkey or dipping veggies.  Making your own homemade salad dressing couldn’t… 

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Gluten Free Healthy Hummingbird Cake for #SundaySupper

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Yum #SundaySupper is having a Spring Fling, and I made cake. A moist fruit and nut filled cake that is sweetened only with bananas and honey, and filled with all kinds of goodness. It’s also going to be enjoyed tonight by my family for my little guy’s birthday because it’s especially for him that I… 

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No-Bake Nutella Cheesecake Shooters for #SundaySupper {#glutenfree option}

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Yum There’s a certain award show on tonight, and #SundaySupper has a menu of amazing recipes coming down the Red Carpet with all the glitz and glam worthy of a golden statue. When you’re at a cocktail party with the A-listers, even dessert has to be elegant. And tiny so you can still fit into… 

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Pantry Greek Yogurt Buffalo Ranch Dressing or Dip

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Yum Looking for a little kick to liven up those salads or veggies, but don’t want to pack on the calories or head to the store? The grab a few basic ingredients you have in your kitchen and whip up this Pantry Greek Yogurt Buffalo Ranch Dressing or Dip. Pantry Greek Yogurt Buffalo Ranch Dressing or… 

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Earl Grey Frozen Yogurt – #EatHealthy15 with @KDBabbles

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Yum This creamy, healthy frozen yogurt recipe is churned with honey and fragrant, floral Earl Grey tea. Topped with juicy clementines and a touch of cardamom, for a healthy dessert recipe that is easy to make but sure to impress, churn a batch of Earl Grey Frozen Yogurt.  I am so excited welcome Kate from… 

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Chocolate Pudding Snack Hack & #EatHealthy15 #Giveaway

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Yum Still trying to keep those New Year’s Resolutions or stick to your healthy lifestyle? Kids want dessert, but you prefer to give them something healthy? Then keep on track, ditch the mix, forget the sugar, and don’t heat the stove or oven. Just whip up my Chocolate Pudding “Snack Hack”. I hope you are… 

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Chocolate-Covered Berries Green Smoothie for #SundaySupper

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Yum #SundaySupper is here this week to give you a little inspiration to step away from the cookie jar and get back to a healthy lifestyle (balanced with the occasional splurge, obviously) with light, healthy, but most importantly, delicious recipes for A Lighter New Year. How do I pack in fruit, veggies, protein, and of… 

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Skinny Real Food Peanut Butter Chip Smoothie for #SundaySupper

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Yum #SundaySupper is going On the Hunt this week with a menu featuring interesting or exotic or rare or wild ingredients, whether “hunting” means game meats, foraged mushrooms, or jut searching in a specialty store or, in my case, on the internet for something that’s hard to find. There’s nothing better than the combination of… 

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Vermont Meets New Jersey Ultimate Cobb Salad #LegacyRecipe

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Yum Inspired by my home and my “home away from home” where we vacation every other year, I took the classic Cobb Salad, incorporated local, seasonal vegetables from the Garden State, and added some ingredients produced in the Green State to create the Vermont Meets New Jersey Ultimate Cobb Salad with Creamy Greek Yogurt Maple Dijon… 

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Mini Banana Nutella Cheesecake Parfaits {#glutenfree option} for #SundaySupper

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Yum Whether it’s a tailgate or a cocktail party, we all love little bites, so #SundaySupper is here with Tantalizing Trays – appetizers, mini desserts, all kind of nibbles for any gathering. Rich chocolate hazelnut goodness perfectly paired with bits of banana, all lightened up with Greek yogurt and built in portion control, for a… 

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Blueberry & Grilled Peach Quinoa Parfaits

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Yum Here in my home state of New Jersey, the store shelves are overflowing with local blueberries and peaches. They are a perfect combination in this healthy snack that is also nutritious enough for breakfast, but still sweet and satisfying for a dessert. Make the most of late summer fruit in these Blueberry & Grilled Peach… 

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Bacon Ranch Quinoa Chicken Salad for #ChooseDreams #WeekdaySupper

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Yum American Family Insurance is inspiring all of us to #ChooseDreams, and that means sitting down not only to #SundaySupper with our families, but also throughout the week. So we are also bringing you a month of #WeekdaySupper recipes for a Family Healthy Fit Lifestyle. For comfort food flavors in a healthy, satisfying dish that is… 

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Apple & Blue Cheese Chicken Salad

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Yum So you grilled up a bunch of chicken the other day, “roasted” one in your slow cooker, or picked up a rotisserie bird from the grocery store, and today you don’t want to heat up your kitchen. But you do want a healthy and delicious lunch or dinner. Clearly it’s time for chicken salad… 

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Pineapple Yogurt Popsicles – Guest Post from The Bitter Side of Sweet

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Yum Who wants a popsicles for breakfast? My kids do! Everyday! So I came up with Pineapple Yogurt Popsicles to satisfy their cravings and my anxiety of pops for breakfast! Pineapple Yogurt Popsicles Hi everyone! I’m Nancy from The Bitter Side of Sweet! Normally you see me here doing Tasty Sweet round ups for Brianne… 

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Mango Avocado Quinoa Chicken Salad for #ChooseDreams #WeekdaySupper

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Yum American Family Insurance is inspiring all of us to #ChooseDreams, and that means sitting down not only to #SundaySupper with our families, but also throughout the week. So we are also bringing you a month of #WeekdaySupper Family Favorites Turned Healthy. For a cool dinner or lunches all week, make a big batch of rich… 

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Buffalo and Blue Cheese Chicken Salad for #SundaySupper

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Yum The mercury is rising, so #SundaySupper is here with an entire menu for Summer Chillin’ – meaning food served cold to help you beat the heat. And who says a cool lunch or dinner can’t heat you up with a kick of spice? Get your favorite hot wings flavor, including the carrots and blue… 

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Banana & Avocado Popsicles – Guest Post from The NY Melrose Family

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Yum There’s nothing that screams summer more than fun Summer Desserts like popsicles. Over at The NY Melrose Family, my girls would eat popsicles for breakfast, lunch and dinner if I would let them. I’m not that “cool” though. My girls are 4 and 1 so I feel it’s important to give them sweets that… 

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Strawberry Cheesecake Frozen Yogurt Popsicles

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Yum It’s Improv Challenge day for June, and this month’s theme is the classic summertime pairing – Strawberries & Cream!  The sweet, delicious flavor of a favorite indulgent dessert in a healthier, protein-packed and fruit-filled frozen treat, all summer long you will enjoy Strawberry Cheesecake Frozen Yogurt Popsicles. Strawberry Cheesecake Frozen Yogurt Popsicles Yum

Lemon Herb Grilled Chicken Breasts for #ChooseDreams #WeekdaySupper

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Yum American Family Insurance is inspiring all of us to #ChooseDreams, and that means sitting down not only to #SundaySupper with our families, but also throughout the week. So we are also bringing you a month of #WeekdaySupper Recipes from the Garden. Since my high-tech herb garden is thriving, I need recipes for all of the… 

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Mango Berry Crunch Fruit Salad

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Yum A sweet, juicy blend of mangoes, strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, and raspberries (or whatever combination of berries you love) in a light, citrusy Greek yogurt “dressing” with just a bit of texture from some toasted pecans (or even some nut-free granola if you have an allergy), you couldn’t ask for more from breakfast, snack, or… 

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Creamy Greek Yogurt Honey Lemon Lime Salad Dressing

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Yum It’s Improv Challenge day for May, and this month’s theme is the perfect refreshing combination for this time of year that works in sweet and savory dishes alike – Lemon & Lime! Sweet and tangy, light and creamy, and perfect for all of your summer salads, it’ll take just minutes to shake up a batch… 

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