Almond Cookie Dough Bites

Do you find yourself craving sweets throughout the day? Do you love to eat raw cookie dough? If so, this healthy almond cookie dough bite snack recipe is for you! Instead of butter, eggs and flour, these cookie dough bites are made with coconut flour and almond flour with a little coconut oil and almond milk. They share the same consistency with cookie dough, without the unhealthy fats and calories. Since there is no egg in this recipe, they are […]

Vegan Coconut Date Energy Bites

When I’m craving a snack during the day to give me an energy boost, these coconut date bites are one of my favorite go-to healthy snacks. It’s so easy to whip a batch of these up in the Magic Bullet, just add in three main ingredients: walnuts, dates, and coconut oil. Then, shape them into balls, roll them in shredded coconut, and chill them in the refrigerator. That’s it! The dates are already very sweet, so you don’t need to add […]

Smoky Sriracha Pepper Dip

Sometimes, you need a dip with attitude. And sometimes, say, before #SB50, you need a dip with a lot of attitude. This pepper and Sriracha dip is smoky, creamy, spicy and delicious – not to mention great for large groups of people and super easy to make. It’s a great break from traditional dips and will be a hit at any party (even if a “party” just includes you.) And it’s prepared in an instant – make it ahead of […]

White Bean Hummus

I’ve made hummus before. It’s delicious. It’s easy. It’s healthy. And it is both a fabulous snack or the base of a meal if you, say, are lazy and can’t bother to make real food for yourself when your boyfriend goes away for work for 10 days and you’re left home alone to fend for yourself. Or. Whatever. So, the thing is, a lot of hummus-es (hummusi? What the heck is the plural of hummus?) can be a bit gritty. […]

Top 10 Worst Snacks for Your Body

Canned and dried fruit? Rice cakes? We all know that potato chips and cans of sugary soft drinks are terrible for your body, but a new article on Huffington Post’s health blog Healthy Living argues that even rice cakes and granola bars are bad snacks. Sure, chocolatey and peanut-buttery sugar-ladden granola bars might not be great for your health, but what about the healthier granola bar alternatives that are high in fiber, healthy grains, and protein? Read the article, go […]