Ingredient: vanilla extract


I posted this recipe on my instagram a little while ago and am now finally getting around to posting it here! Make sure to follow me on instagram for bonus recipes and a behind-the-scenes look at my life. đŸ™‚   The best on-the-go breakfast, post-workout snack, or dessert! @simplefitfoodie #foodiechats… […]

Easy Oatmeal Nut Muffins


  I had been avoiding making my own almond butter for a while…… UNTIL NOW! Why did I wait so long to finally attempt this when almond butter is one of my all time favorite snacks?? Well I’ll tell ya… I was a little terrified! I knew the concept was […]

Easy Homemade Cinnamon Raisin Almond Butter


Granola is one of the BEST snacks to keep around the house. It is so versatile AND so easy to make! Its the perfect topping for yogurt, smoothie bowls, ice cream, or chia pudding. Or mix it with your favorite milk (I just discovered cashew milk and LOVE it) and […]

Chocolate Chai Spiced Granola + 10 Other Healthy Granola Recipes



  Its February and you know what that means….. love is in the air! HAHA **cough cheesy cough** But seriously, Valentine’s stuff is around every corner… its too much sometimes. Valentine’s Day may be tacky but it gives us foodies a great excuse to make pretty and delicious chocolate desserts!! Cant […]

Dark Chocolate Strawberry Energy Bites


Granola bars are a staple in my house. I always keep them around for on-the-go meals or to have as an afternoon snack at work.   Granola bars are one of those foods marketed as super healthy but if you actually look at the ingredients in most granola bars carried […]

No Bake Roasted Almond Granola Bars


Merry Christmas everyone! I hope everyone had a great holiday with their families!! There was no snow here in Wisconsin, which is just wrong, but what can ya do. At least we didn’t have rain. Chose joy. #inspire #merryChristmas Click To Tweet One of our family Christmas traditions is to […]

Gluten-free Gingerbread Cookies + Homemade Icing



Well I have over ripe bananas…. again. I seem to never get through a full batch of bananas anymore without some getting over ripe. Does anyone else have this problem??   Well now I am back to debating what to do with these extra bananas. Lately I have been using […]

Grain-free Banana Bread {gluten-free, paleo}



These are my FAVORITE quick breakfast, snack, or even dessert! I always have them on hand in my house and they are the best because you can throw in whatever you happen to have lying around your kitchen and you really cant go wrong. Also, they are a great way […]

Gluten-free Banana Oat Cookies