Category: Sweet Treats

The Best Virgin Mojito

I love a good virgin mojito, especially in the summertime. There is something about lime and mint that tastes so refreshing on a hot summer day. When I was on my honeymoon in the Dominican Republic, I’m pretty sure I…

Fresh Strawberry Pie

It’s that time of year again….where the heat index has almost reached it’s limit and everyone’s garden is thriving. One of my personal favorite things about this time of year are the fresh strawberries. My husband and I are fortunate…

Homemade Gluten-Free Pie Crust

A good homemade pie crust is an art. At least, that’s what my mother always told me. I’ve been watching my mother and grandmother make homemade pie crusts ever since I can remember. Nothing was ever boxed in their kitchen!…

Apple Cinnamon Donuts

It’s that time of year again……Easter!!! I love Easter. It’s a day filled with church, family, beautiful weather, and of course amazing food. I don’t know how your family does food but with mine, there is always dessert and probably…

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  • I love visiting big cities because they always have such healthy options. I got this gluten free, dairy free oat bowl out of a vending machine at the #chicagoohare airport. You won’t find options like this in #winstonsalem . The bowl had gluten-free oats, almond milk, coconut, banana, & almond butter....so good!! #healthytravel #healthyfood #chicago
  • Beach blues are for real 🌊 #takemeback #beachbum #goldendoodle
  • There are so many nut milks out there with fillers, gums, and chemicals to keep the shelf life extended. ⁣
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If you’re like me and you have no other option but nut milks, you don’t want to be consuming chemicals on a regular basis. I’m here to tell you that you don’t have to consume that! ⁣
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Homemade almond milk is live today on the blog! It’s so easy and tastes way better than the processed junk. Check it out now! Website link in my bio. #almondmilk #nutmilk #healthyoptions
  • This beautiful head of purple cauliflower was purchased at the farmers market. Yes, that’s right, it’s purple cauliflower and it is delicious! ⁣
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It’s important to eat all different colors of fruit and vegetables because each contain different nutrients. ⁣
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Don’t be afraid to step out of your comfort food zone and try a different color of produce! #cauliflower #eattherainbow🌈 #healthyeating
  • Missing those beach days 🌊 We don’t get to go back to the beach until October & then it’s off to JAMAICA!! 📷: @annakaitlyn_j  #beachday #vacationmode #beachbum
  • Have you ever oil pulled? Do you know the benefits? Because there are so many! ⁣
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When I started oil pulling, I was skeptical but I saw so many results. It’s easy and cheap so you don’t want to miss out on it! ⁣
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Be sure to check out my blog on oil pulling. Just search “oil pulling” or look for it under the health & fitness tab! #oilpulling #oilpullingbenefits #healthybenefits
  • Do you struggle in the mornings? I sure do 🤦🏼‍♀️ I HATE mornings no matter how hard I try to like them. ⁣
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The good news is, you can implement things into your morning to help your routine. Today on the blog, I discuss healthy tips to make your mornings better. ⁣
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If you are a morning person, this can still help to enhance your morning routine even more! Website link in my bio to check it out ☀️#morningmotivation #morning #morningroutine
  • Saturday strolling with my favorite furry fella ♥️ #saturday #goldendoodle #weekend
  • My golden doodle Lucia is my baby. So I want to make sure I am feeding him quality food. With it being so hot outside, he gets tired fast. ⁣
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I created these watermelon mint popsicles to cool him down after an outside play. Plus, they make his breath smell better! ⁣
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These are so easy to make. It’s literally takes 5 minutes. So head over to the blog and check out the recipe! Website link in my bio. #popsicle #dogtreats #goldendoodle

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