Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Dates
Dec01

Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Dates

When it comes to appetizers, our healthy diets can often fly out the window, which is why I really like these stuffed dates. While this is certainly a treat and not something to include in your daily diet, each date contains protein, fat and complex carbs. Additionally, these ingredients are wholesome and simple, not deep-fried, and not containing a laundry list of additives and fillers. A word of advice: make a double batch! These...

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Protein Power Oatmeal
Nov24

Protein Power Oatmeal

This is the TASTIEST way to prepare oatmeal that includes powerful protein to fuel your day! You can make this a few days ahead and store in the fridge for easy, grab-n-go breakfasts. The quality and flavor of the protein powder that you use will impact both the flavor and consistency of your oatmeal, so choose wisely! Courtesy of RealHealthyRecipes.com Recipe Ingredients Serves 4 1¾ cups milk (any kind) 1 cup rolled oats a generous...

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Re-Imagining Dessert
Nov24

Re-Imagining Dessert

The idea of swapping out your favorite high-sugar treat for a creamy protein shake or protein pudding may be a tough pill for you to swallow…it takes some re-imagining of what dessert is. (I know it’s tough but trust me your fitness and fat loss results depend on it!) The key to making this work is to make sure that it tastes sweet, so that your taste buds are fooled into thinking that you’re still indulging in sugar, while your body...

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Dressed Avocado
Nov03

Dressed Avocado

Here’s a tasty way to prepare wholesome avocado. All you do is slice the avocado, drizzle it with lemon juice and sprinkle with sweet paprika and ground cumin. Easy! What’s surprising is how vibrant the flavors are from such a simple combination. The perfect snack or side to enjoy with your dinner.

Be sure to prep this right before serving so that the avocados are as fresh as can be. Courtesy of RealHealthyRecipes.com Recipe...

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Do You Snack Smart? 3 Tips
Nov03

Do You Snack Smart? 3 Tips

Very few people snack right, and this results in frustrating weight gain. An important part of eating for fat loss is to keep your metabolism strong all day long with small, sensible meals and snacks. While it sounds simple to eat a little something every 2-3 hours throughout the day, when you choose the wrong food it actually does more damage than good. What are you eating for your snacks and small meals? <== This is SUPER...

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Lemon Blueberry Protein Bar
Oct20

Lemon Blueberry Protein Bar

Here’s a lovely departure from chocolate-themed protein bars, with a delightful combination of lemon and blueberry. If lemon isn’t your thing then leave out the lemon zest and embrace the vanilla-blueberry vibe. Courtesy of RealHealthyRecipes.com Recipe Ingredients Serves 20 1 cup unsweetened coconut milk 1 cup almond butter ½ cup dried blueberries 2 cups uncooked, rolled oats 1 Tablespoon lemon zest 2 cups vanilla protein powder 3...

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Creamy Apple Celery Salad with Protein
Oct20

Creamy Apple Celery Salad with Protein

If your sweet tooth is acting up again right before bed then consider trying this crunchy, sweet, creamy salad. While any type of apple will work in this salad, I find that honey crisp, pink lady or sweet tango to taste the best. Courtesy of RealHealthyRecipes.com Recipe Ingredients Serves 4 2 cups pink lady or honey crisp apples, cored and chopped ¼ cup thinly sliced celery 1 Tablespoon raisins 2 teaspoons lemon juice 1 cup plain,...

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3 Ingredient 5-Min Frozen Yogurt
Sep22

3 Ingredient 5-Min Frozen Yogurt

Here’s an insanely delicious recipe for Protein Frozen Yogurt that will satisfy even the pickiest of eaters! It’s hard to believe that it contains such wholesome, protein-packed ingredient to help fuel your fitness results, considering how delicious it tastes. You could certainly make this recipe using whatever vanilla protein powder you have on hand, though do know that the quality of the protein will have an effect on the flavor of...

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