Recipe Makover · Under 400 calories

Simple Carbonara

Lately I have been on a huge pasta kick. Correct me if I am wrong, but I am convinced that there is nothing more comforting than a big plate of pasta. I always try to eat the carb-heavy meal the evening before a tough morning workout (my latest obsession is Les Mills classes, specifically body… Continue reading Simple Carbonara

Cakes & Cookies · Recipe Makover · Sweet Treats · Under 100 calories · Vegetarian

Low-Sugar Rhubarb Crisp

It’s one of my absolute favorite times of the year… Rhubarb season! Not only is it delicious, but it signals the start of summer, YAY! Joseph and I were in Grand Rapids this weekend visiting the fam for birthdays and for me to run the River Bank run. We were sitting on his parent’s patio… Continue reading Low-Sugar Rhubarb Crisp

Misc. · Recipe Makover

Healthy Holiday Baking

Tis the season! No, I am not taking about Christmas… I am talking about Baking Season. This time of year it seems like all anyone is ever doing is baking. Myself included. And what comes along with baking lots of yummy, sweet treats? Eating lots of yummy, sweet treats. Guilty as charged! Now, there is… Continue reading Healthy Holiday Baking

Breads & Muffins · Breakfast · Protein · Recipe Makover · Uncategorized · Under 300 calories

Overnight Cinnamon French Toast

Breakfast is my favorite meal. It sets the tone for the whole day, in my opinion. If I have an especially yummy breakfast it makes me happy and that happiness carries on with me during the day. Plus, breakfast foods are just the tastiest kind of food! I have been seeing SO many recipes for… Continue reading Overnight Cinnamon French Toast

Breads & Muffins · Breakfast · Recipe Makover · Soups, salads, and sandwiches · Under 400 calories

Strawberry Grilled Cheese French Toast

Happy Winesday Wednesday. Speaking of wine… I bought this funny light décor sign from Michaels the other day. It made me giggle. Do you ever have an inkling that your day is about to be lackluster? Well I certainly got that vibe today. It all started when I woke up at 4:30. Normal people would… Continue reading Strawberry Grilled Cheese French Toast

Entree · Fish & seafood · Recipe Makover · Under 200 calories · Vegetable

Crab Egg Roll Make-over

I’ve said time and time again that my father is my ultimate food critic. He is a meat and potatoes, give me the full fat stuff, I just want it to taste good kinda guy. This being said, I know one of my recipes is a hit when he raves about it. And let me… Continue reading Crab Egg Roll Make-over

Breakfast · Pork · Poultry · Recipe Makover · Under 200 calories

Taco Bell Breakfast Review (With A Healthy Alternative!)

Maybe it is because I am surrounded by college students, but around East Lansing the new TacoBell breakfast has been the talk of the town. Now, I have been known to eat some crazy things for breakfast (Ice cream, cake, pizza, etc.) but I think food from a “Mexican Restaurant” is where I draw the… Continue reading Taco Bell Breakfast Review (With A Healthy Alternative!)