Health(ier) Christmas cookie craze

Obviously this post is a bit overdue but, I unplugged from phone/ internet and spent more time with my loved ones this holiday.  However, I did spend a good amount of evenings baking my version of some christmas cookie favorites. I also tried a couple Pinterest recipes for “healthy Christmas cookies” and although I wouldn’t usually […]

Paleo Chocolate Chip Banana Bread 

Paleo Chocolate chip Banana Bread Grain free? Gluten free? No refined sugars ?(-Chocolate chips) You gotta be kidding me. Let’s Get to work… So I’ve been so pressed to make this recipe ever since I came upon it months ago (from Monique’s AmbitiousKitchen, i believe) You will never catch me peeling a banana to eat one […]

Cajun shrimp salad with honey balsamic vinegarette 

This has got to be one of my Quick go-to favorites. A great pick for lunch or even a lighter dinner. Chris and I love it, not to mention it tastes like something i’d order from a nice restaurant. The flavors of all the fresh veggies pair amazingly with Cajun spices and the Balsamic dressing.   Salad Ingredients: ! […]

My 201lb Weight Loss Journey 

 Yes, you read that correctly.  Last year I set out on a quest to lose 200lbs, but that number started out as nothing shy of a fantasy… almost like something I would wish for when flipping a coin into a Wishing well or Blowing out birthday candles, but most definitely something I never imagined actually […]