B : gathering, B: recipe

Fourth of July fun; 4 fruits, 5 ways!

There is little more nerve racking to me than waste.  It’s an awful complex to have ha ha I’m sure it sounds cost effective and environmentally sound but if you ask my family about some of the random meals they’ve been forced to endure because of this complex, they might explain that its less then… Read More Fourth of July fun; 4 fruits, 5 ways!

B: recipe

Chocolate Strawberry Energy Bites

Chocolate Strawberry Energy Bites   Save Print Prep time 10 mins Total time 10 mins   This easy recipe is great when you have a sweet tooth or need a little extra energy in the morning! Author: Jenny Broden Recipe type: Snack Ingredients ½ Cup chocolate almond butter ½ Cup cashew butter (or your preferred… Read More Chocolate Strawberry Energy Bites

B : lifestyle

Finding Balance with Social Media

I love Instagram! I love following positive accounts about healthy living, being a mom and fitness. I enjoy being able to see what my friends and family are up too. Especially if I don’t get to see them all that often. I enjoy the communities you can be apart of and cultivate just through sharing… Read More Finding Balance with Social Media

B: recipe

Cucumber Tomato Salad and more…

Every year I plant a small garden. It feels great to eat from what we’ve grown and it saves some money when the crop finally comes in. However, it always comes in bulk, so I’m left scrambling for ideas to do with it all!! Here are some things that I’ve tried his year. For this… Read More Cucumber Tomato Salad and more…

B: healthy

Protein Cranberry Orange Scones

I had a bridal consult with a wonderful bride this summer.  At the consult she hosted the most adorable brunch I had ever seen! I know how sweet, right?  Featured at her brunch were these Cranberry Orange Scones from Elana’s Pantry.  From the first bite I was hooked, no joke you almost had to tear… Read More Protein Cranberry Orange Scones

B: healthy

Collagen Peptides Review

This week I shared that I use collagen peptides daily in my coffee. Sounds pretty weird right? My thoughts are if it’s virtually tasteless, easy and gives me benefits to my health, why not? I have been using collagen peptides now for almost four months. The main reason I started using them was because I… Read More Collagen Peptides Review

B: healthy, B: recipe

Three Alternatives to Coffee Creamer

If you’re anything like me it’s the week before Christmas and you’re running out of steam. Between the Christmas shopping, holiday parties, tying up loose ends at work before a long weekend all while maintaining the household. You are TIRED! When I am tired, I turn to my trusty old cup of joe and this… Read More Three Alternatives to Coffee Creamer

B: recipe

Zucchini Lasagna for the Vegetarian and Carnivore

Each recipe is finished with a wine pairing… see below!! This recipe can be made 3 ways!  With or without meat or just like I have to make it at home… half and half 🙂  Some may not be a fan of their non meat meal, touching a meat meal but in my household where… Read More Zucchini Lasagna for the Vegetarian and Carnivore