1. Antioxidant-Packed Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Smoothie

    Mmm chocolate covered strawberries… such a treat! But why wait for romantic evenings or parties to enjoy them? Life’s too short! So indulge in this delicious Antioxidant-Packed Chocolate Covered Strawberry Smoothie to do your tastebuds and body good. Cacao and strawberries are both antioxidant powerhouses. Not only are strawberries rich in the potent antioxidant vitamin C — just five large berries provide…


  2. Homemade & Healthy Chocolate

    Chocolate makes everything better: a great movie, a bad day, a nasty breakup. Are you with me or are you with me? Dark chocolate with a high cacao content is also a nutritious treat since it’s jam-packed with healthy antioxidants. But finding pure dark chocolate without any unnecessary additives can be a real struggle. This is why I like to…


  3. Homemade & Healthy Coconut Milk Eggnog

    As we were doing our holiday decorating last week, I got a crazy craving for eggnog. The “OMG I NEED IT NOW OR I’M GOING TO LOSE MY SH*T” type of craving. You know you have them, too. Usually these can be blamed on blood sugar imbalances, but the snow globes and holiday tunes were totally to blame for this one….


  4. Homemade & Healthy Chocolate-Covered Snowballs (a.k.a. No-Bake Coconut Macaroons)

    Since it’s been in the 60s all December… It’s not looking like we’ll be getting a white Christmas. Now since I live in Philadelphia and not Atlanta, this is not normal. It’s been weird to go to tree lightings without a jacket and holiday parties where we spend more time out on the patio instead of near the fireplace. I…


  5. Homemade & Healthy Super Simple Gluten-Free Pie Crust

    Nothing says “It’s The Holiday Season!” quite like a hot pie, fresh from the oven. (Except maybe Mariah. OK, definitely Mariah.) But gluten-free baking sometimes doesn’t get the message across quite as clearly… I’ve really struggled with gluten-free baking. Like pulled-my-hair-out, broken-dishes, been-pushed-to-the-point-of-considering-anger-management struggled. I’ve tried mixing SO MANY different types of gluten-free flours and with varied success — one batch of cookies…