Posts tagged protein
Easy Summer Bean Salad

Getting plant based protein is a definite win in my book, so we’ve been trying to get creative with different ways to incorporate beans into our diet. To call this a salad recipe is a bit lofty, truth be told. All you are doing is opening some cans and adding a few store bought items and tada! You’ve got a delicious, low fat, protein packed summer bean salad. My kind of recipe!!! It’s a great side for any menu and an easy go to when you are asked to bring a salad to a BBQ or summer gathering.

Read More
Protein Packed Java Mint Chia Seed Pudding

This super easy pudding is loaded with nutrition! It has protein, probiotics, and essential enzymes from the plant protein, healthy Omega 3 fats and fiber from the chia seeds, tons of calcium from the almond milk….and a little kick from the espresso powder. A girl’s got to have a mid afternoon kick!

Read More
4 Ingredient Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chunk Protein Balls - Low in Calories Too!

These 4 Ingredient Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Protein Balls are brilliant!  They are lower in calories, fat and sugar than most other recipes and have higher protein in each serving!  They are so simple to make... and simple to gather the groceries - get everything at Trader Joe's!  

Read More
Healthy Lemon Garlic Shrimp and Sausage Foil Packs

This under 500 calories meal is as easy as dinner can get!  It is delicious and requires virtually no clean up since the entire meal cooks in foil.  Its packed with protein and lots of healthy veggies!  

Read More
5 Reasons Why You Should Never Miss Breakfast

Why I never skip breakfast and neither should you.  Studies show that those who eat breakfast weigh less and have a lower BMI than those that skip breakfast.  Her are 5 reasons you should never miss breakfast.

Read More