sugar-free oatmeal cookies
recipes, snacks

Banana Oatmeal Cookies + Allergy-Friendly Snack Ideas for Kids

I made these banana oatmeal cookies a few weeks ago for Madlotts’ class at school and they were such a hit I thought I’d better share the recipe with you. We signed up to be “snack friend” for the class for pretty much the whole month of September and into October which sounded like a… Continue reading Banana Oatmeal Cookies + Allergy-Friendly Snack Ideas for Kids

breakfast ideas - simple smoothie
breakfast, recipes

5 Easy On-the-Go Breakfast Ideas for Back to School

I got lots of requests this week for healthy on-the-go breakfast ideas (read: summer’s over and it’s back to school, schedule, structure…) so today I want to share with you some of my and my littles’ current favorites for quick, easy, healthy ways to break the fast. And then… because there’s just so much to… Continue reading 5 Easy On-the-Go Breakfast Ideas for Back to School

healthy road trip snacks
health

The Best Healthy Road Trip Snacks

We’re leaving for the beach this week so naturally I started thinking about what healthy road trip snacks I needed to stock up on a week ago. I still haven’t gotten sunscreen. Or washed my new swim suit. Hats! Ack, I was supposed to order beach hats for the girls and I totally forgot. Oops….… Continue reading The Best Healthy Road Trip Snacks

raw carrot cake balls
recipes, snacks

Raw Carrot Cake Balls + The Snack Strategy To Eat Less Sugar and Junk

I love sneaking a vegetable into a sweet. Carrot cake. Zucchini bread. They’re some of my favs. This is a new one… raw carrot cake balls. I love making the more basic version of this that’s basically just nuts and dates processed together to form a dough that you roll into balls. You can use… Continue reading Raw Carrot Cake Balls + The Snack Strategy To Eat Less Sugar and Junk

tomato basil and peach salad

Recipes

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