FAST FOOD FOR FALL: Butternut Squash Soup

It’s that time of year again folks. The air is starting to get cooler and I am craving soup!!! I roasted some butternut squash the other day, but couldn’t finish it. Instead of letting it go to waste, I decided to pop it in the instant pot for some butternut squash soup! This recipe is…

Peanut Butter Heaven: Healthy Smoothie that Tastes like a Milkshake

I think peanut butter is a gift we are not worthy of. Sometimes I just have a craving for something sweet, salty, and creamy. This smoothie makes me feel like I’m drinking a milkshake when in reality I get a ton of protein, potassium, and energy!! My two go-to smoothies are this peanut butter heaven…

Simple Shredded Beef Tacos in the Instant Pot!

I feel like I haven’t posted in forever. So sorry, law school is getting busy and I was lacking creativity but I am back and better than ever!! I ate this recipe for lunch today and forgot to take a picture. I am having it again tomorrow and will update my photo then … for…

Mastering the Mug Cake: Healthy Chocolate Cake in under 2 minutes?!

Oh my deliciousness. I never believed in mug cakes. Can anything really compare to a cake made in the oven and frosted to perfection?? Apparently, this can. After playing around I think I perfected the recipe, but I’ll let you be the judge of that. I used coconut sugar and olive oil to make this…

Easy Healthy Brownies in the Instant pot?!

This is an update to my TRULY HEALTHY BROWNIES EXIST Article! It’s the summer, it’s hot, and no one wants to turn on the oven, so I figured why not try to convert my delicious healthy brownie recipe to an instant pot recipe! The normal healthy brownie recipe is only 4 ingredients, but I figured…

Go-to Breakfast Smoothie #1: Green, but actually good

I am a smoothie addict. When I first started making smoothies back in high school I was not a huge fan. They would have little chunks of fruit in them that I found repulsive. I could never get the right consistency, it was always too thick to blend in my magic bullet, or too watery…

Truly Healthy Brownies EXIST??

YES, HEALTHY BROWNIES. NO GLUTEN. NO DAIRY. NO GUILT. SO DELICIOUS. These things were so good, I forgot to photograph them before everyone dug in so excuse the poor photo today! These ooey, gooey, chocolatey brownies are so amazing, they might even be better than boxed brownies. They are guilt-free and delicious! Mine did come…

I have a dessert problem.

How do I tell the difference between desert and dessert? Dessert has two S’s because you always want more of it. That could not be more accurate. I am a dessert fiend and really fancy anything chocolate and creamy. I recently stumbled upon the world of dessert hummus. First I tried the snickerdoodle Delighted dessert…

Healthy Vegetable Fried Rice Salad

I am a texture person. I love every meal to have a mix of crunchy and smooth foods. My new favorite Asian inspired dish is a quick and easy vegetable fried rice over a kale salad. Healthy vegetable fried rice: ingredients: frozen vegetable blend pre-cooked brown rice one egg olive oil coconut aminos or soy…

FOOLPROOF Instant Pot Lemon Chicken

I once saw a woman call her instant pot a Magic Cauldron. I laughed, but boy was she right. I was lucky enough to get the 6 quart instant pot duo on Amazon prime day for just over $50. Any of the instant pots will work just fine and none of the fancier ones are necessary,…