Chocolate Mint Layered Smoothie

Chocolate Mint Layered Smoothie |

I can't think about the chocolate-mint combination without instantly going to Girl Scout cookies. Thin mints are seriously one of the best cookies ever. I don't know how many sleeves of those I've eaten in my lifetime, but would you believe me if I told you that I can't remember the last time I had one? Honestly, I have no clue. It's probably been a couple of years. Or more! … [Read more...]

Coconut Lemon Pudding Parfait

Coconut Lemon Pudding Parfaits - a lightened up dessert that is sure to bring more sunshine to your tastebuds |

This lightened-up COCONUT LEMON PUDDING PARFAIT brings a boost of sunshine to your tastebuds in each bite. I hope everyone had a wonderful Valentine's Day, however you decided to spend it. Mine was so wonderful, and it started with the sweetest little surprise from my 8-year-old tender-hearted boy. He came into my bedroom around 8:30 telling me to get up so I could see the … [Read more...]

Healthy Ways to Love Yourself

Healthy Ways to Love Yourself - It's important to remember to take care of #1 ... YOU! Instead of reaching for the Ben & Jerry's, try these out!|

When all is said and done, the kids and your spouse have all been taken care of, and it's time to take care of yourself - MINUS the pint of ice cream! Check out these HEALTHY WAYS TO LOVE YOURSELF! So, Valentine's Day is tomorrow. Excited? Not so much? Chances are, you've given a whole lot of love to those around you. You've helped your kiddo make the cutest Valentines, … [Read more...]

Pomegranate Berry Sangria

Pomegranate Berry Sangria - the perfect sweet drink to celebrate any occasion! |

This Pomegranate Berry Sangria is perfect sweet drink to celebrate any occasion! I have to admit, when it comes to holidays, I get more excited about the beverage prospects more than the actual food! Whether it's Christmas, Halloween, or Flag Day, I will always find a reason to partake in the beverage. ¬†And of course there is Valentine's Day just a couple of days … [Read more...]