Homemade Almond Milk

Have you ever heard of the food additive Carrageenan? Well, if you have been buyingΒ "natural" or "organic" almond milk in grocery stores chances are you have been consuming it. So, what is it? Carrageenan is an additive used by manufacturers to thicken and combine products like nut milks, juices, and cottage cheese. This ingredient is … Continue reading Homemade Almond Milk

Pumpkin Spice Overnight Oats

It's Fall.. so that means pumpkin! With Halloween just around the corner I was feeling extra festive this week. I have been really into making my breakfast before bed so I have something healthy and ready to go right when I wake up (which lately has been on the late side.) To avoidΒ grabbing a breakfast … Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Overnight Oats

My Go-To Green Smoothie

The great thing about smoothies is you can really throw whatever you want into a blender, mix it up, and go. There are a lot of different smoothie recipes but I prefer a few things when considering what to mix in. My smoothies always consist of 2 fruits, 1-2 greens, protein powder (optional), water and/or … Continue reading My Go-To Green Smoothie

Kale Lentil Soup

When the weather gets colder the first thing I want to make is soup! I absolutely love coming home on a cold day and indulging in a hearty and healthy bowl (or two.) Not only is it delicious but it is usually filled with the most nutritious veggies and/or beans and I never feel guilty … Continue reading Kale Lentil Soup