Clean Eating · Snacks

Carrot Cake Energy Bites

My love of carrot cake is no secret.  The warm spiced cake, the sweetness of the carrots and pineapple, the chew of the golden raisins, the thick velvety cream cheese frosting.  To me, it’s just perfect.  Even my wedding cake was carrot cake. I’m eating a lot cleaner these days and when I started to… Continue reading Carrot Cake Energy Bites

Clean Eating · Snacks

Cherry Almond Energy Bites

Do you start dragging when the clock hits 2:00 PM? Instead of an afternoon cup of coffee or a bag of Peanut M&Ms from the vending machine, grab a few of these little treats to keep you going until dinner. At 81 calories apiece, you can enjoy 3 of these fruity, nutty, chewy energy balls for… Continue reading Cherry Almond Energy Bites

Clean Eating · Meatless Dish · Side Dishes

Confetti Beans and Rice

Today I have a healthy and clean recipe that doesn’t have frosting on it. It’s a great side dish, full of veggies, wild rice and black beans. I call it Confetti Beans and Rice because of the bright colors of the bell peppers. Whatever color peppers you choose is up to you. A versatile dish… Continue reading Confetti Beans and Rice