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Sweet Potato Beet Waffles

Sweet Potato Beet Waffles . . . yes we did! Puree, made originally for the boys but stole some. We followed this recipe but added 1c beet and sweet potato puree (combine roasted beets, sweet potatoes a little water and blend). They were delicious as is and piping hot. I think I ate 4 just[…]

Post Natal Nutrition Tips from ThriveRD

As a new mom I had trouble eating well while surviving on 2 hours of sleep and nursing twins every hour and a half.  (Don’t worry, that schedule only lasted 4 months.  They are 7 months old now.  I sleep 8 hours a night and only nurse them every 2-3 hours during the day.) But,[…]

High Protein Peanut Butter Banana Bread

High Protein Peanut Butter Banana Bread   Author: Marissa Borelli Casellini Recipe type: Bread Prep time:  20 mins Cook time:  70 mins Total time:  1 hour 30 mins Print Perfect for a breakfast on the go! This banana bread is full of protein thanks to the peanut butter + quinoa flour combo. It also has a high[…]

Dish | Guide to Healthy Baking

Found this great infographic on healthy baking substitutes from Greatist on Pinterest this morning and had to share! My favorite healthy substitutes are: Flours – quinoa flour, almond flour, oat flour (just throw the grains in your coffee grinder!) Sweeteners – molasses, honey, mashed bananas Fats – Greek yogurt, mashed bananas What are your favorite[…]

Stockholm | 2

On our last night and morning in Stockholm we explored the “residential” area our hotel was located in.  Apartments are more typical than houses in Stockholm unless you live on the outskirts which I’ll show you next week.  But as you can see water is found along most walkways in this magical capital.  It’s beautiful[…]

101 Juice Recipe

While driving home from Ventura this weekend TDH and I stopped along the 101 to pick up veggies and fruit for the week. We spent a few dollars on cucumbers, apples and delicious strawberries. The kale is from our backyard (garden update coming soon). We use a Breville Compact Juice Fountain, it’s held up for[…]