Snack Choices

Recipes to have ready to munch on throughout the day. Featuring bars, dips, and other quick, healthy snacks.

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Farmers Market Vegetable Bruschetta

This Farmers Market Vegetable Bruschetta is the perfect party appetizer or colorful meal to highlight seasonal vegetables. Spread creamy goat cheese over toasted crostinis and top with lemon thyme dressed vegetables. The summer farmers market season is my absolute favorite season. There’s something about the fresh produce, inviting local spirit, and warm sunshine that you […]

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Simple Fruit & Nut Salad with Homemade Vinaigrette for One

Mixing up a salad doesn’t have to be either bland or time consuming. This 5-minute Simple Fruit & Nut Salad proves that a quick salad can be both flavorful and easy. This recipe is naturally vegan, gluten-free, and has nut-free options. Bonus: You don’t have to scout out the endless dressing options at the store. […]

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4-Ingredient Customizable Yogurt Parfait

An ideal morning for me would consist of watching the sun rise, reading a book while sipping on some hot tea, and taking my time getting ready for the day ahead. Instead, my mornings typically consist of a triple-snoozed alarm and a rush for the door. Relatable? Sometimes, the last thing I have time to […]

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8 Healthy Snacks to Fuel Physical Activity

When it comes to physical activities like sports, hiking, backpacking, long walks, or working out– it’s important to stay fueled appropriately. In particular, carbohydrates and protein are important for sustaining physical activity and promoting recovery. Don’t settle for unhealthy, convenience store items–plan ahead with these 8 smart, healthy snacks to fuel your activity of choice. […]

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Flax Power Protein Smoothie

Having a go-to smoothie is a must. As much as I love my fruity smoothies like my Strawberry Kale Smoothie, I also love creamy, nut butter filled smoothies. That’s why I developed this energy-boosting Flaxseed Protein Smoothie filled with protein-packed ingredients like peanut butter, ground flaxseeds (also called flaxseed meal), and greek yogurt. I am […]

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3 Minute Microwave Kale Chips

3 minutes? Too good to be true? I thought so too. But these 3-minute microwave kale chips are the perfect crispy addition to salads or just a quick, healthy snack for your day. It is also the perfect idea to use up extra kale that is about to go bad. See the video below for […]