Heavenly Cannoli Dip

Cannoli Dip

Yes, you read the title correctly. Today I'm going to share an incredible recipe for cannoli dip. Go ahead and take a minute and gather yourself (I know I had to when I first heard about this). Honestly, I wish I could take full-credit for this one, but it was the brain child of my gorgeous friend, Brett (Her Tasty Life). We made it this weekend for a fun couples dinner party and I knew I had to share this with you before the holiday weekend. Basically, this dip is everything you love about a ... [ Read More ]

Avocado Hummus

Avocado HUmmus

When summer starts to hit, avocados are all I can think about! I not only find myself putting them on anything and everything, but I also start to substitute avocado in for some of the staple ingredients in my favorite recipes. One of my favorite ways to incorporate them into my diet is adding them to hummus! I know you've probably heard that avocados are really high in fat, but it’s important to incorporate the good kind of fat into your diet. This not only satisfies your cravings for other ... [ Read More ]

Product Review: Daiya Dairy-Free Cheesecake

Daiya cheesecakes

A couple of weeks ago I had the privilege of previewing Daiya's new line of frozen dairy-free cheesecakes at a launch event in Chicago. I know what you're probably thinking, "How could a dairy-free cheesecake possibly taste good?" I mean lets be real, anything that is dairy-free, gluten-free AND soy-free has to taste like cardboard right? Well, check out this video below to see some bloggers opinions on this new product line. You may even recognize ... [ Read More ]

Healthy Baked Coconut Shrimp

baked coconut shrimp

One of my all-time favorite dishes to make is baked coconut shrimp.  Not only is it a great way to kill those cravings of fried food (while keeping it healthy), but the sweet taste and crunchy texture is one of my favorite combinations on earth. Serve this along side my famous sweet chili sauce and you are in for one happy tummy. If shrimp isn’t your thing, you can use it on chicken and fish too! What you'll need For Shrimp 1/2 lb raw shrimp, peeled & deveined, but keep the tails ... [ Read More ]

5 Healthy Foods that Satisfy Junk Food Cravings

save your wasitline

Let's face it, we all get a craving for junk food. Every once in a while, it's okay to give into these cravings. For the rest of the times when you're trying to keep it healthy, I've made a list of the 5 Healthy Foods that I use to satisfy my junk cravings. I hope it can help you too! 1) Popcorn Tea: Yes you read that right. There is a tea that exists that honestly tastes like a fresh bag of popcorn (i'm serious). It's actually called Genmai cha tea and you can buy it here. This unbelievably ... [ Read More ]