Turkey & Veggie Snack Wraps

Turkey & Veggie Snack Wraps

These super simple turkey wraps are the ultimate healthy snack or light lunch when you're looking to make healthier choices!  Uses simple deli turkey, fresh sliced peppers and cucumbers and a wedge of Laughing Cow Cheese.  Just 3 Weight Watchers Smart Points!! Several years ago, I had found myself quite overweight and looking to make some changes in my life.  I had just had a baby, and as many of you can relate, was looking to take off the baby weight that was not budging.  It was pretty obvious to me that I was not able to do it on my own - I need some help, and support.  I needed a group of people that could identify and understand how I was feeling and who were also trying to make this change. This was when I decided to join Weight Watchers.  (For the record, I'm not being paid Continue Reading...

15 Healthy Recipe Ideas for a Healthier Lifestyle

15 Healthy Recipe Ideas for a Healthier Lifestyle

Looking to start a weight loss journey or maybe just need to add some healthier meal options into your everyday routine?  These 15 simple, easy and fresh recipes are just as satisfying as they are delicious!  Great for jump-starting your healthy New Years resolutions, too! We all typically have good intentions to eat healthier and make more mindful food choices.  However, sometimes when we don't set ourselves up for success, if often becomes overwhelming to know exactly what to eat.  What if I told you that having these simple recipe ideas at your fingertips could help you prepare for every meal of the day, giving you more control to make healthier food choices?  Having these healthy, easy and delicious options will help you feel satisfied and in control all the while still enjoying Continue Reading...

4 Fool-Proof Tips to Keeping your Purse Organized

4 Fool-Proof Tips to Keeping your Purse Organized

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, MARS. All opinions are mine alone. #SweetSquad #TryALittleGoodness Once things get busy, does your purse get overly disorganized and messy?  I've got 4 Fool-Proof Tips to keeping your Purse Organized so you can find everything you need quickly and easily.  Also included are some yummy snack ideas, perfect for busy mom's on the go! Earlier this week was my son's first day of school.  All of his school supplies were neatly organized in a tote, and his backpack was properly organized with his summer reading log, summer math workbook, and a few other projects that he had completed.  I, on the other hand, was a complete mess.  As usual, I was flying out the door, trying to juggle my phone, a coffee cup, and a Continue Reading...

10 Brilliant Tools, Ideas & Tricks for Packing School Lunches

10 Brilliant Tools, Ideas & Tricks for Packing School Lunches

These brilliant lunch packing tools are super helpful in getting lunches ready, and everyone out the door on busy mornings! Lunchboxes, utensils, containers along with recipe ideas will help streamline mornings and help your kids eat a little healthier in the process! This post contains affiliate links.  All recipes,  and opinions are 100% my own. I have to say that before my son started school, I had no idea how crazy mornings could be.  Getting everyone up, dressed, fed, and out to the door has become a major undertaking that makes me miss those days of him being a baby. Just the thought of adding lunch packing to that somewhat impossible list of things to do feels completely daunting.  However, like many other parents out there, I want my kid to eat a healthy, filling lunch Continue Reading...

No Bake M&M’s® Chewy Bars

No Bake M&M’s® Chewy Bars

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MMSFlavorVote #Walmart #CollectiveBias An amazing no-bake snack bar loaded with the new M&M’s® Honey Nut candies, chocolate chips, honey and peanut butter! Super simple to make, these easy bars come together in minutes making the perfect on-the-go snack! Do you ever experience late afternoon snack attacks?  You know the ones - it's about 4:30 or 5pm, dinner isn't done, and you're craving a yummy, satisfying snack to tide you over?  These awesome No-Bake M&M's® Chewy Bars are the perfect solution to those late afternoon snack cravings! While trying out the three NEW M&M's® candies - M&M’s® Chili Nut, M&M’s® Coffee Nut, and M&M’s® Honey Nut, I was Continue Reading...

Raspberry Almond Chocolate Pudding

Raspberry Almond Chocolate Pudding

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LoveDoveFruits #CollectiveBias Raspberries, almonds and chocolate come together for the most amazing sweet treat!  Sweet, creamy chocolate pudding is topped with DOVE® Dark Chocolate Raspberry & Honey Roasted Almonds, making an incredible treat for any chocolate and raspberry lover!   So, how is it going with your New Years resolutions?  Are you still working on smarter eating, or maybe being more active?  Getting more exercise and making smarter food choices is something I'm always working on.  I'm doing really well with getting more protein in my diet, drinking more water, and getting more servings of fruits and vegetables.  Something I've come to understand Continue Reading...

Monster Cookie Dough Bites

Monster Cookie Dough Bites

Cookie dough that is made to be eaten!  Adapted from my classic monster cookie recipe, this dough is egg-free and is made to be eaten right out of the bowl, or rolled into balls for the perfect cookie dough treat.  No sneaking necessary! This has been a very busy week!  On top of all of our regular family activities, I've been baking up a storm for a fundraising event for my son's school.  I've been making my Fall Favorite Pumpkin Bread, Funfetti Sugar Cookie Bars, and a big pan of my Monster Cookie Bars.  I've made this recipe many times, and is a simple bar version of my Monster Cookie recipe.  These delicious bars are loaded with chocolate chips, M&M candies, peanut butter chips, and lots of peanut butter and oatmeal.  Suffice it to say, it makes for a really incredible Continue Reading...