Cherry Vanilla Almond Granola for #BrunchWeek & #Giveaway

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Yum Crunchy, nutty, and oh-so-good with a totally classic flavor combination, you’ll want to grab some milk or a bowl of yogurt so you can enjoy this Cherry Vanilla Almond Granola. Cherry Vanilla Almond Granola Yum

Tropical Sunrise Fruit Salad with Coconut Chia Cream for #SundaySupper

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Yum #SundaySupper is ready to transport you to the tropics with a menu that evokes images of palm trees and crashing surf. Whether you need to play your escape to the equator for breakfast, brunch, snack or dessert, layer some of your favorite fruits from paradise and a creamy topping for a healthy and fun… 

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Chunky Monkey Energy Balls

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Yum We all love quick and easy snacks that are still healthy and super yummy, so how about one inspired by a famous ice cream flavor? Loaded with chunks of dark chocolate and walnuts, sweet bananas, not to mention a few super foods, everyone will go ape over Chunky Monkey Energy Balls. Chunky Monkey Energy Balls… 

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Buffalo Blue Cheese Deviled Eggs for #SundaySupper

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Yum Happy Easter and Happy Passover to all of you! I hope you are all enjoying some fabulous holiday meals this weekend. More than that, I hope you all have leftovers, because #SundaySupper has a full menu of recipes to use them all up. After making and dyeing a bunch of hard boiled eggs, I… 

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No-Bake Cherry Lime Chia Energy Bars

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Yum Sweet and zingy and loaded with superfood deliciousness, but gluten free, nut free, and dairy-free/vegan, in just a few minutes, and without turning on your stove or oven, you can have a batch of No-Bake Cherry Lime Chia Energy Bars. No-Bake Cherry Lime Chia Energy Bars Yum

Funky Monkey Banana Chocolate Peanut Butter Energy Balls

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Yum Chocolate and peanut butter is the best combination ever, am I right? It’s so good that sometimes you need it in a healthy recipe so that you can eat it more, just to balance things like chocolate peanut butter brownies, parfaits, or cookies. Get your peanut butter and chocolate fix (plus a dose of… 

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Chocolate Mint Smoothie

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Yum Forget all of that shamrock nonsense at the local fast food joint. You can make your own minty indulgence that is fresher, healthier, and even adds some chocolate, because chocolate makes everything better, just like in my Chocolate Mint Smoothie. Chocolate Mint Smoothie Yum

Cheesy Veggie Quinoa Bites

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Yum What do you do when you have a bunch of leftovers in the fridge? Mix them all up into a healthy snack or side dish with plenty of vegetables, whole grains, and protein. My kids couldn’t keep their fingers off of these Cheesy Veggie Quinoa Bites. Cheesy Veggie Quinoa Bites Yum

#JuiceByJamba & Honey Nut No-Bake Granola Bars – @JambaJuice #Giveaway #ad

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Yum This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jamba Juice for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. You may be on-the-go, but you don’t want to settle for a substandard snack. You still want healthy, fresh, and, of course, tasty. So stop by Jamba Juice to grab one of their Fresh… 

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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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Blue Cheese Cauliflower Cheesy Bread Sticks with Buffalo Marinara Dipping Sauce

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Yum A low-carb, veggie appetizer that is so crispy, spicy and delicious that you won’t be missing those heavy game day snacks – too good to be true? Nah. You just need to make a batch (or three) of these Blue Cheese Cauliflower Cheesy Bread Sticks with Buffalo Marinara Dipping Sauce. Blue Cheese Cauliflower Cheesy Bread… 

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Protein Bars – #EatHealthy15 with @AmeeLivingston

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Yum A sweet treat doesn’t have to be unhealthy to be delicious and indulgent, like these Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Protein Bars.   I am so excited welcome Amee from Amee’s Savory Dish. Not only have I had the pleasure of knowing Amee online for a few years now, but we’ve also gotten to meet… 

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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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Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Pretzel Bark – #EatHealthy15 with @LKellyNutrition

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Yum How could Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Pretzel Bark be healthy, vegan, gluten-free and delicious? I’ll show you. I am so excited welcome Lauren from Lauren Kelly Nutrition. Lauren and I “met” almost three years ago and I have loved her balanced approach to health and nutrition, and that she creates healthy recipes with CHOCOLATE!… 

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No-Bake Nut-Free Granola Bars – @SugarFreeMom Cookbook Review #EatHealthy15

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Yum Filled with indulgent chocolate and coconut flavors, but not loaded with sugar, for a snack your kids will love, and will love you for giving them, you need to make this treat from Sugar-free Mom: Naturally Sweet and Sugar-free Recipes for the Whole Family. It doesn’t get easier than No-Bake Nut-Free Granola Bars. No-Bake Nut-Free… 

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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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Peach Crisp Energy Balls & #EatHealthy15 #Giveaway

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Yum The nutty caramelized peach flavor of a favorite decadent dessert in a healthy little bite that will satisfy those afternoon sweets cravings. For a quick snack that happens to be gluten free and vegan, whip up some Peach Crisp Energy Balls. Peach Crisp Energy Balls Yum

White Truffle Parmesan White Bean Hummus

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Yum Ringing in the new year calls for luxurious little nibbles and dips. So for a simple but elegant party appetizer recipe, take four ingredients and whip up some White Truffle Parmesan White Bean Hummus. White Truffle Parmesan White Bean Hummus Disclosure: I am a Brand Ambassador for Hamilton Beach, and they provided me with a… 

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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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Trail Mix Monster Cookies & #CVSAbound #Snackurday #GlutenFree Snacks

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Yum I hope you like nuts, because these cookies are packed with them. This slightly healthier riff on that classic flourless oatmeal peanut butter cookie recipe is a little lighter on the chocolate and sugar, but still filled with sweet, nutty goodness, but completely gluten free (as long as you ensure you get certified gluten… 

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Count Chocula Peanut Butter Marshmallow Treats for #HolidayFoodParty

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Yum Need a quick and easy treat that packs a playful scare factor (and the best combination of chocolate and peanut butter) for Halloween? Have a monster of a good time by taking the traditional cereal treats and “spookifying” them with these Count Chocula Peanut Butter Marshmallow Treats. Count Chocula Peanut Butter Marshmallow Treats Yum

No-Bake Apricot Chia Energy Bars {#glutenfree #nutfree #vegan}

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Yum Sweet and chewy with little bits of crunch (and white chocolate, if you like), it literally takes minutes to make this healthy, gluten free, nut free, dairy free, vegan snack. But don’t let all those scary buzzwords scare you away, because these might be one of my favorite snack recipes to date. My boys… 

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55 Tailgating Recipes and a KitchenAid #Giveaway

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Yum Are you ready for some football? Well, if not, I’m sure you’re at least ready for some tailgate food. No? Then maybe you just want to get ready to do some autumn or holiday baking. I’ve got you all covered today. Jaime, my Yummy Eats contributor, put together this awesome collection of 55 Tailgating… 

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Pumpkin Spice Chocolate Chip Energy Balls

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Yum Your favorite fall flavors with little bursts of chocolate, all in a super quick, easy and portable snack that packs in so much healthy goodness, and is also gluten-free, nut-free, and can be made vegan. They won’t be around for long, so make sure you get your hand on some of these Pumpkin Spice Chocolate… 

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Mini Caprese Polenta Pizzas for #SundaySupper

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Yum #SundaySupper and Gallo Family Vineyards are helping you get ready for football season with food and wine for Tailgating on Your Home Turf. You can’t go wrong with either food-lovers and football-lovers when you transform a favorite appetizer salad into much-loved game day munchies and make Mini Caprese Polenta Pizzas. Mini Caprese Polenta Pizzas Yum

Honey Lime Sriracha Glazed Cauliflower Wings

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Yum A little sweet, a little heat, these sticky little bites will be devoured by everyone at your party. For a fun new party or tailgate appetizer, whip up a batch of Honey Lime Sriracha Glazed Cauliflower Wings. Honey Lime Sriracha Glazed Cauliflower Wings Yum

Cinnamon Caramel Apple Energy Balls for #SundaySupper

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Yum Like all the kids out there, #SundaySupper is heading Back to School. One the way out the door, packed into a lunchbox, while working on homework, or getting ready to play after school, kids (and even adults) need fuel to get through busy days. For a quick and easy snack that the kids will… 

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