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3 Mexican Dishes Made Healthier

3 Mexican Dishes Made Healthier

3 Mexican Dishes Made Healthier One of my favorite things to do is take a meal we love and make some small little tweaks to it to make it healthier.  It is amazing that all those little tweaks can add up to really big changes in your health. I have seen it in my own family and now thanks to ...

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Ranch Dressing Recipe (made a little healthier)

Ranch Dressing Recipe (made a little healthier)

Ranch Dressing Recipe (made a little healthier) I love ranch dressing and so does most of our family. We had a favorite ranch dressing recipe but I wanted to make it a little healthier so I tweaked it. We use this mayonnaise becasue I wanted to take out the cholesterol in the recipe but if you are not used to ...

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Simmering Potpourri – How to make your own!

Simmering Potpourri- Save your $$ and come learn how easy it is to make your homes smell better naturally!

Simmering Potpourri – How to make your own! I have always been a fan of lamp oil and candles becasue I love a great smelling house. Unfortunately I live with children, a cat, and I love to cook with things like onions, garlic, and fish. So needless to say, a nice smelling home is not always what I have. While ...

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Healthier Versions of your favorite Super Bowl Dips!

Healthier Versions of your Favorite Super Bowl Dips

Healthier Versions of your favorite Super Bowl Dips! Are you ready for Super Bowl Sunday? If you are like most people then the Super Bowl is not just about the football. Its about the parties, the commercials, the excitement of it all and of course about the food. I wanted to share some healthier versions of your favorite Super Bowl ...

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Healthier Alfredo Sauce (Loaded with Veggies)

Healthier Alfredo Sauce!less calories, cholesterol free, dairy free, and much healthier for you!

Healthier Alfredo Sauce (Loaded with Veggies)   (There are affiliate links on this page, any amount made from these links help with the upkeep of this website!) This Healthier Alfredo sauce has quickly became one of my favorite meals! It is sooo much healthier than the typical Alfredo sauce not only becasue it is drastically less calories but it has ...

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How I am going to resist pizza!

How I am going to resist pizza

How I am going to resist pizza! So as many of you if you have read this blog long is that I love pizza.  Like really love pizza. It is a huge weakness of mine. If you read yesterdays post about I’m taking a new turn becasue I’m worth it you know that I am making some changes in my life. ...

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Pumpkin Super Shake

Pumpkin Super Shake! Ward off those holiday pounds and come find out a tasty way to look great and feel great! Great for kids and parents!

Pumpkin Super Shake Oh my this shake is sooo good! Its really hard to believe that it is actually good for you! I really love when healthy can equal tasty! I am using this shake and some other fantastic ones (along with my favorite Super Whole Food Capsules) to help me keep off those pesky holiday pounds this holiday season. ...

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Easy Black Bean and Rice Soup

Are you looking for an Easy Black Bean and Rice Soup recipe? Come check this one out. Lots of ways you can make this a perfect meal for you!

Easy Black Bean and Rice Soup I am a huge fan of easy, healthy, and tasty soups and this black bean and rice soup is certainly one of those! You probably have almost everything you need in your pantry right now to make this. If not look over the ingredient list and add them to your grocery list this week! ...

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Cheesy Broccoli and Rice Soup (dairy free)

Cheesy Broccoli and Rice Soup- a healthier version of your old favorite one!

Cheesy Broccoli and Rice Soup (dairy free) I love cheesy soups that are easy to make. This one has become a regular in our household so I wanted to share it with all of you! For all my Transform 30 friends this recipe falls in line with that!! Cheesy Broccoli and Rice Soup Ingredients: 1/2 cup of raw cashews 2 ...

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Cheesy Rice and Tomato Soup (Dairy Free)

Cheesy Rice and Tomato Soup. For those days you want something cheesy and filling but you don't want all the calories and cholesterol that comes along with regular cheese. (Transform 30 recipe)

Cheesy Rice and Tomato Soup (Dairy Free) I have a toxic relationship with cheese.  I love it, but it doesn’t love me. Some days I just want a big bowl of cheesy goodness that I can just eat to my hearts content. I know better of course,cheese and my body don’t mix well at all. This  recipe is one of ...

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Cheap and Easy Meal Idea Series- Healthy Loaded Cheesy Baked Potato!

Cheap and Easy Meal idea series- Healthy Loaded Cheesy Baked Potato!

I told you last week that I get asked all the time for just some quick, easy and healthy meal ideas. That is why I started this series! Last week I shared this idea. This week I wanted to share one of my new favorites- Loaded Cheesy Potato! (Yes it is healthy- just keep reading)   What I do is ...

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Super Cheesy Quesadilla!! (Dairy Free- healthier version)

Super easy to make and better for you Super Cheesy Quesadilla!! (Dairy Free- healthier version)

Super Cheesy Quesadilla!! (Dairy Free- healthier version) If you have read my website at all then you know I love to take some of my old favorite easy family friendly meals and make them healthier. Cheesy  quesadillas were a family favorite of ours but I know they were loaded with stuff that really wasn’t the best for my families health. ...

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Apple Pie Smoothie

Apple Pie Smoothie! Simple, Delicious and good for you!

Apple Pie Smoothie! We love a good smoothie recipe! We sometimes get in a rut and have the same  smoothie  over and over again. When I find that is happening I like to try to come up with a new one.  This is the result of that effort this week! This smoothie takes my favorite dessert (apple pie) and puts ...

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Easy Wrap Sandwich

Easy Wrap Sandwiches! A healthier alternative to the typical sandwich!

I shared this wrap a couple of weeks ago in a post about Healthy lunch ideas for kids. I wanted to share it again becasue it really is an easy way to get a healthy lunch for not just kids but adults too! First let’s cover how to make a healthier wrap sandwich. I like making wraps becasue they are ...

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Easy Peasy Cheesy Topping! (Dairy free/vegan friendly)

Easy Peasy Cheesy Topping! Super easy way to enjoy all the cheesy flavor you love without all the calories ,cholesterol,etc! This stuff is seriously good!! Very vegan friendly, dairy allergy friendly, and tummy friendly!

Easy Peasy Cheesy Topping! (Dairy free/vegan friendly) After I shared my Amazing Cheeseless yet Cheesy Pizza Recipe I got a few messages about the cheesy topping I used on it. The one I used on in that particular recipe was not my usual one, I changed it up a little bit becasue of all the toppings I used.  This is ...

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Amazing cheeseless yet still cheesy pizza!

Amazing cheeseless yet still cheesy pizza! Curious how that can even be right? You have to check this out then! This is my new favorite pizza by far! ( Dairy free/ Vegan friendly)

Amazing cheeseless yet still cheesy pizza! Ok I know that title doesn’t make sense. How can a pizza not have cheese but still taste cheesy? Seems all kinds of wrong doesn’t it? First let me start out by saying – Hi, my name is Amber and I have a pizza addiction. I love pizza!!! I really do. I love  everything ...

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Its Vegan Mo-Fo month!!

What is Vegan Mo-fo and why should you care? Come check it out!

Its Vegan Mo-Fo month!! Happy first day of Vegan Mo-fo!! What is Vegan mo-fo you ask? It is a grand month when tons of foodies turn all their attention to all things vegan ( food,fashion,life,etc). The goal is to blog at least 20 times over the month about anything pertaining to vegan food or vegan lifestyle. I thought all vegans ...

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Spicy “Cheesy” Kale Chips Recipe

Spicy Cheesy Kale Chips Recipe! Enjoy the crunch of this healthy and yummy snack without all the guilt of typical snack chips!

Spicy “Cheesy” Kale Chips by Paulding & Co Paulding & Company, a full catering kitchen based in San Francisco boasting vast opportunities for bonding and excitement founded by mother-daughter duo Tracy and Terry Paulding offered to share this kale chips recipe with my readers.  I have been looking for new kale chips recipes  so I was excited to be able ...

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Breakfast Cookies

Easy and Yummy Breakfast Cookies! These are my kids favorite breakfast and mine too because they are so easy to make up ahead of time! These are also packed full of some really great nutrients!

Breakfast Cookies I have always loved breakfast cookies! There is just something so fun about eating a  cookie for breakfast and not having to apologize for it! I have seen so many different recipes and never really found one that I really liked or that my kids liked. I decided to just come up with my own, that way I ...

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Healthy Lunch Ideas for Kids! (Part 3)

Are you looking for some healthy lunch ideas for kids? Come check out this series and find some great ideas!

Healthy Lunch Ideas for Kids! (Part 3) Are you looking for some healthy lunch ideas for kids? Let me help give you a couple! This whole week I will be sharing some “healthier” options for lunches for kids , and a few of them you may even like yourself! So far in this series  we covered how to make you typical ...

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Healthy Lunch Ideas for Kids! (Part 2)

Are you looking for some healthy lunch ideas for kids? Come check out this series and find some great ideas!

Healthy Lunch Ideas for Kids! (Part 2)   Are you looking for some healthy lunch ideas for kids? Let me help give you a couple! This whole week I will be sharing some “healthier” options for lunches for kids , and a few of them you may even like yourself! Yesterday I went ahead and covered some healthy ways to do ...

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