Chocolate Chip Cookie Balls {Vegan, Gluten Free}

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  The world of blogging really jumped on the snack ball bandwagon. I am pretty sure you’d be hard-pressed to find a food blogger without a “ball” recipe on their blog. And for good reason. They’re the perfect snack. I started making balls over 6 years ago  (sorry if “making balls” sounds weird to you,…

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No-Bake Oatmeal Raisin Protein Cookies

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I don’t use protein powder very often, but my husband likes it in his smoothies and once in a while I will add it to mine too. We finally run out of our giant ol’ tub that lasted about a year and I got to try a new brand and DELICIOUS flavor, sweet cream. I…

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Blueberry Granola Bars & Meal Planning

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Who doesn’t love a good care package? My mom sends the best ones and her most recent included some of these granola bars for the kids. There are few store-bought granola bars that I like. Most of them are filled with preservatives and junk so whenever I get a chance to make them I do….

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Chocolate Oatmeal and the Benefits of Soluble Fiber

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Boy this hits the spot when you have a chocolate craving. I’ve become a little obsessed with mixing things into my oatmeal. I replaced my favorite pumpkin oatmeal with this chocolate oatmeal. The best part is that as rich as it looks and tastes, the spoonful of cocoa powder only adds 10 calories and zero…

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The Perfect Snack- Oatmeal Peanut Butter Balls

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When I followed the vegan diet for a week I was craving sweets in a bad way. I mean, I am pregnant and I need chocolate. However, I was good and avoided pretty much anything sweet until day 6 when I couldn’t take it anymore. I stared into our pantry hoping that something animal-free would…

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