Posts Tagged "snack"

Pumpkin Pie Energy Bites 00

Pumpkin Pie Energy Bites

Pumpkin Pie Energy Bites

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With the holidays soon approaching, it’s more important than ever to stay healthy and energized. These nutritious pumpkin pie energy bites provide a quick and easy boost of energy to keep you going! I absolutely love these tasty little treats – they taste just like pumpkin pie, but have a nice added crunch with the coconut and pumpkin seed coating. Not to mention they are the perfect...

Unique Guacamole Recipes 00

Unique Guacamole Recipes

Unique Guacamole Recipes

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Lately I have been on a guacamole kick. Avocados have been on sale at my grocery store and I just can’t get enough! While I totally adore a foolproof traditional guacamole, I have been experimenting with some more unique recipes that put a fun twist on guacamole. A couple of weeks ago I made this delicious Toasted Pumpkin Seed Guacamole twice in a row! Toasted Pumpkin Seed Guacamole...

Healthy Rice Crispy Treats 00

Healthy Rice Crispy Treats

Healthy Rice Crispy Treats

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Eating healthy doesn’t mean you have to give up the things you love. With the right substitutions you can make your favorite treats and eat them without feeling guilty. This healthy version of rice crispy treats is one that everyone in your family will love! This recipe is adapted from The Kind Diet. Here’s what you’ll need: Healthy Rice Crispy Treats vegetarian, vegan,...

Curried Parsnip Ribbons 00

Curried Parsnip Ribbons

Curried Parsnip Ribbons

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Instead of serving chips at your next holiday gathering, try these tasty vegetable crisps. Parsnip ribbons make an incredible healthy snack to enjoy on a wintery day and even the kids will love them! This recipe will forever change your feelings about parsnips. Once you taste these delicious veggie crisps, you will be addicted for life! Curried Parsnip Ribbons  vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free,...

Chocolate Chia Energy Bars 00

Chocolate Chia Energy Bars

Chocolate Chia Energy Bars

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I came across this recipe for Raw Chocolate Chia Energy Bars in the January issue of Vegetarian Times magazine. It sounded very similar to Larabars, which are one of my favorite on-the-go snacks! Chocolate Chia Energy Bars vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, grain-free, soy-free, dairy-free, peanut-free, sugar-free, shellfish-oil, fish-free, nightshade-free, bean & legume-free Ingredients 1...

Roasted Garbanzo Beans 00

Roasted Garbanzo Beans

Roasted Garbanzo Beans

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I made these for a delicious healthy snack to nibble on during the Bear’s game tonight! Over the weekend I soaked and cooked a bunch of dried garbanzo beans in preparation for this recipe, but you can just as easily use canned beans for convenience. Roasted Garbanzo Beans vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, grain-free, soy-free, dairy-free, peanut-free, tree nut-free, sugar-free,...

My First Green Monster! 00

My First Green Monster!

My First Green Monster!

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After jealously drooling over everyone’s Green Monster smoothies I finally had the guts to make my own! I stuck with the very basics: fresh spinach, a frozen banana, and vanilla soymilk. I loaded it all into my Magic Bullet and voila! Suprising REALLY tasty! It made for the perfect dessert to some leftover pasta for dinner. Now that I was finally brave enough to try it, I can’t wait...

Chocolate Peanut Butter! 00

Chocolate Peanut Butter!

Chocolate Peanut Butter!

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This weekend I picked up some Peanut Butter & Co Dark Chocolate Dreams Peanut Butter. It looked fun and unique, so I couldn’t resist. All I have to say is YUM! This stuff is heaven on earth, it tastes just like a Reese’s Peanut Butter cup! It’s great to spread on bananas or as an ice cream topping! The perfect blend of peanut butter and chocolate makes this peanut butter...

New Smartfood Popcorn Clusters! 00

New Smartfood Popcorn Clusters!

New Smartfood Popcorn Clusters!

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For a sweet after lunch treat, I had some Smartfood Popcorn Clusters that are recently a new item at Jewel! I bought a box of five mini snack packs to take around to class to with me. These snacks were great, not too high in calories and a good source of fiber! Plus they have no weird ingredients! I had the Honey Multigrain flavor and it was awesome, I can’t wait to try other Smartfood...