Merry Christmas, everyone! And to those of you not celebrating, hope you’re having a great week and a lovely Friday!
I know most people won’t be blog reading today in favor of spending time with family and friends (that’s what’s on my agenda!), but just in case you need a break or some alone time, I thought I’d take today to keep things light n’ FOOD FILLED on the blog!
It’s been a few weeks since I’ve done a WIAW so I have a boatload of food pictures to share that haven’t made their way onto the blog yet. So today, you’re getting a photo dump of some of my favorite RECENT EATS! Get ready to droooooool….
pumpkin spice smoothie in a bowl made with Amazing Grassgreen tea, mango, & pear power bowl with whey and Body 360 Nutritionals protein crunchiespumpkin oatscaprese toast with balsamic//egg white omelette with salsa & spinach overnight oats with cereals, granolas, dried fruit, and matcha powder
Thunderbird bar//cashew date bar//Trader Joes chestnuts Raaw Macaw bar//almond cookie Thunderbird bar//breakfast pudding
apple beet bar//protein ice cream with peanut flour//double chocolate R barThunderbird bar//single serve pudding pie with two ingredient crust//apricot almond barOrganic Living Superfoods raw jackfruit//buttermilk pancake muffins//Crazy Richard’s crunchy peanut butter protein ice cream with coconut milk powder//flax brownie thins//chai chia Namas bar (review coming soon!)origami wraps with humus and avocado//raw tempeh//vegan caesar for dipping
crackers and shredded cheddarDIY popcorn//caramel peanut Simply Protein bar//frozen kefir with cottage cheese, cocoa, and Amazing Grass//sliced appleDIY popcorn//BBQ Quest protein chips//sliced apple//frozen kefir with cottage cheese, cocoa, and Amazing Grass
raw tempeh with black bean dip
tortillas with cranberry goat cheese//bean salad//raw mixed nuts toasted millet oatmeal bread//Organic Living Superfoods pumpkin spice pecans//cabbage lentil salad
mahi mahi burger salad//corn tortillas with humus and cucumber//raw mixed nuts crackers with goat’s milk cream cheese//BBQ bean and cabbage salad//Enlightened crisp (make sure you enter my giveaway I have going on for them right now!!)turkey salad//tortillas with cheese and jam//jumbo raw pecans banana and peanut butter tortillas//raw pumpkin seeds//black-eyed pea saladenglish muffin with peanut butter and jelly//raw pumpkin seeds//turkey cabbage salad
caraway-dill baked salmon//cheesy sautéed shredded brussels sprouts//turkey bacon sauerkraut crab stuffed mushrooms//roasted veggies//japanese sweet potato with laughing cow mediterranean Bolognese with olives and sliced almondsdeconstructed fish tacos//homemade tortillas//roasted eggplant, cauliflower, and broccoli//sweet potatoes with laughing cow
vegan NO CLAM chowder (recipe coming early next month!)//cauliflower sloppy joes//toasted cinnamon raisin bagel homemade pesto pasta with roasted red peppersnachos with ALL the fixings!
Treats & Fun Food
chocolate peanut donut from a local donut shop veggie supreme pizza homemade Christmas cookies from friends takeout turkey burger with cheese, mayo, and mustard
[My apologies for all the bad lighting! Daylight Savings problems…and winter problems in general! 😉 ]
Lots of good eating and it will only get better in the New Year!
If you’re catching up on things going on with me and the blog check out a few of these links…
-Blog posts from this week:
Simple Seafood Salad for One (the STAPLE recipe you guys have been begging for!)
Chocolate Covered Strawberry Protein Bars (no bake, gluten-free, & sugar-free too!)
-The announcement of my latest project that I want YOU to participate in!
-My FIRST ever Huffington Post article!
-My SECOND Huffington Post Article….The Only Useless Emotion (I’d love to know your thoughts!)
-My Instagram giveaway with Eat Enlightened! Win a huge variety pack of their delicious roasted broad beans….so crunchy, so salty, so ADDICTING. Don’t miss out!
Other than that, I hope you have an amazing holiday, an awesome weekend, and I will see you next week with your regularly scheduled Healthy Helper fun! 🙂
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What is a family dish that you always have around the holidays?
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