2-Ingredient Pie Crust Bites

This here is pre-pie pie.

2-Ingredient Pie Crust Bites.  For when you want pie, but don't want to actually make pie.

Before the day of all things pie (and turkey and sweet potatoes and cranberries), I felt it necessary to give you a little taste of pie…hence the name ‘pre-pie pie.’

I’ve decided that I’m more excited for Thanksgiving leftovers than I am for Thanksgiving.  Okay, maybe not more excited.  But definitely equally excited.  I’ve got my Friday tweets scheduled and they’re stocked full of ideas for thanksgiving leftovers.  Right now I’m most intrigued by the idea of ‘waffling’ leftovers (i.e. stuffing, mashed potatoes, or cranberry sauce-infused waffles).  Can’t even wait. … 

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How to make overnight oats.

I know, I know!!!! You probably already know how…but there’s a pie crust on the bottom! One of my most pinned recipes (terrible pictures and all) is this overnight oats recipe. Overnight oats have a warm place in my heart. 1) Because they’re cold. I (read: my stomach) tends to like cold things over hot… 

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Cheddar Rosemary Sweet Potatoes with Oatmeal Crumble-4

Cheddar Rosemary Sweet Potatoes with an Oatmeal Crumble

How is your Thanksgiving meal planning coming along? I see magazine covers in the grocery store and I want to make the food on every single one.  And now Bon Appetit has a Thanksgiving App which I haven’t downloaded yet, because I know as soon as I do I will spend an entire afternoon devouring… 

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Whole Foods Post Oak Tour-6

Whole Foods Market Tour

I got invited to tour the new Whole Foods in Houston.  If you’re from/have visited Houston, this new Whole Foods is a short walk away from the Galleria.  It’s in an insane location!!  I always feel fancy when I’m in the Galleria area and I always feel fancy when I’m at Whole Foods…so this is… 

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Use Up Halloween Candy with Pop Secret Pre-Popped Popcorn

{Disclaimer: I received free samples of Pop Secret Pre-popped Popcorn mentioned in this post from Pop Secret.  I was compensated for my time. Opinions expressed are my own.}   Now that Halloween is over, it’s time to get ready for the best holidays.  But first, we must get rid of that small mountain of leftover… 

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Black Bean Brownie Mix-2

Product Introduction: Black Bean Brownie Mix

It’s time for some healthy baking. I set a goal one year ago that I wanted to sell a product before May 2015 (my dietetic internship & masters degree graduation date).  Andrew and I brainstormed product ideas: granola bars, nut butters, pre-made cookies… But I would walk down the grocery store aisles and see so… 

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Healthy, Edible Cookie Dough {2 ways}

Get your own spoon.  I used all mine to take this picture. This week I taught a cooking class at West U Fitness. We made this cookie dough.  I wanted to teach the class solely on cookie dough, but then I second guessed myself and started thinking that not everyone loves cookie dough as much… 

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Easy Tea Lattes-3

how to make a tea latte. (the easy way)

Tea lattes have become my favorite drink.   I get tired of drinking water with meals and am always looking for a way to liven my beverages up a bit.  For awhile I was making my own chai tea latte concentrate, but then I realized there was a MUCH easier way. You drive through the… 

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Layered Banana Bread

Layered Peanut Butter Chocolate Banana Bread

This is a buy 1 get 2 free sale.  Yay shopping! With one loaf you get three different layers of flavor.  These layers happen to be my favorite flavors: peanut butter, chocolate and banana.  I love them all deeply and completely. I’ve always been a big fan of layers.  I think that’s why I love… 

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