Healthy Peanut Butter Ball Recipe

Peanut butter is my soulmate. We’ve been in love for decades. When I find a way to throw a little PB into pretty much anything, I share the recipe. Especially when it’s a healthy(ish) mix! These peanut butter and oatmeal energy bites are to DIE FOR, and you can substitute ingredients depending on when you serve them. Think chocolate chips, dried cranberries, raisins, coconut… you name it! These peanut butter balls can…. Read more

How to: Healthy Nutty Fudge

Healthy fudge?! YEP! I’m sharing a nutty ‘fudge’ recipe that’s guilt-free and simple to prepare. This is my take on a treat my nutritionist, Kelly LeVeque, recommended to me several months ago… [I’m a chocoholic and have the inability to turn down sweets]. So, I started making this health-friendly fudge, and putting my spin on it! WATCH the video below for how to do this no-bake recipe yourself! Tip |…. Read more

Coffee and Cupcakes in the City

Disclaimer: if you eat enough kale, it always cancels out the cupcakes you devour. So basically, the two cupcakes I ate at NYC’s Magnolia Bakery count for zero calories. Eating a strawberry sprinkle cupcake is like taking a giant bite of blissfulness. Really, really delicious bliss. Magnolia Bakery is a special spot in New York, and its sweets are enough to make you want to buy the apartment above the bakery….. Read more

Coffee, Candy + Ice Cream in Carmel

I’m kicking off Monday on a sugar high. That high is from my weekend spent in northern California. I’m pretty sure I cleaned out downtown Carmel of its coffee, candies + ice cream. I made the trip up north during the famous car shows — specifically, the Concours d’ Elegance at Pebble Beach. It was oh-so-fancy and reminded me a lot of the Kentucky Derby [minus the horses]. It’s northern…. Read more