Dark Chocolate Pumpkin Dip With Stacy’s Salted Caramel Pita Chips

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The following is a post sponsored by Stacy's. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Looking for the perfect sweet and savory holiday treat? Maybe something that's a bit indulgent but not without some nutritional value? We've got you …
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Almond Rice Granola Bars

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I love those easy to grab dessert-like granola bars as much as the next gal --- dark chocolate with peanut butter; oatmeal, cinnamon and raisin; or coconut-caramel crunch. They often taste like a fun, sweet treat, and unfortunately sometimes that’s …
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Swap the Sports Gel for Chia Power

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With the amount of time I spend on my bike and on long runs, I tend to go through a good number of sports gels. And, believe you me, it's not because I love them so much, but I appreciate nutrition that's a cinch to carry and easy to ingest. Now, …
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Edamame Gets Exciting With This Spiced Up Edamame Recipe

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Last month, I completed my first half Ironman triathlon, and let me say, the training was tough, and the race itself was (AH-MAZING! but) no piece of cake, but you know what I might have found harder than anything else? Tapering. For a solid week, I …
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The Ultimate Snack-Time Solution — With Giveaway!

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Snack time can be problematic. Meetings that go long, traffic jams and never-ending time constraints leave us dashing from one activity to another, often on an empty stomach. A lone piece of fruit never seems to cut it, yogurt needs refrigeration …
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10-Minute Mango-Blueberry-Lime Parfait Recipe

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The following is a post sponsored by ALDI. For our sponsored post policy, click here. We like quick healthy recipes. And even better, we like quick healthy recipes that can do double-duty as breakfast, a snack or even dessert. Which is exactly …
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Enjoy Those In-Season Figs Now With This Homemade Fig Preserves Recipe

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Figs are in season! Figs are in season! And today Linda LaRue, creator of The Core Transformer and author of the SOUPer Slim Diet, is giving us the deets on this healthy fruit along with a fig preserves recipe that you can make at home!  Figs …
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Watermelon Rind Pickles Recipe

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Last March, I proudly updated my list of previously hated foods to include the pickle --- specifically the watermelon rind pickle. A far cry from their salty and sour counterparts, these pickle are cinnamon-y and sweet. Enjoy them straight from …
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