Banana kale strawberry smoothie

Happy 2015!  Another year gone by, another new one to tackle.  I didn’t make New Year’s resolutions this year but am always inspired by everybody’s renewed interest in health, nutrition and wellness after the holidays.  The media is bursting with fitness tips, exercise routines and weight loss recipes.  You can’t watch TV without seeing ads for home exercise equipment.  The gym is  packed (albeit temporarily, thankfully!)....more

Spiced Banana Bread

As of lately, I have started to hate each book I've picked for my blog. I have no idea why, and I'm not sure if it's just bad luck. It could be because I've just been craving another Harry Potter-esque setting, and it could be because I'm just sick of Chinese food!...more

Grain Free Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

I found this recipe online yesterday and tried it. In less than 2 hours all 9 of them were gone!!! My kids had no idea it was grain free! Total yum! The recipe was adapted from The Sweet Spot....more

Cinnamon Sugar Banana Muffins

So it happens to the best of us.. we go to the store, grab some bananas because they make the perfect breakfast snack especially if you’re in a hurry, and then you forget about them and they become over ripe.Then you just look at them and think CRAP.Well have no fear the easiest and BEST banana muffin recipe is here!!They are filled with sugar, spice, and everything nice. Ok really there isn’t any spice, but you know what I’m getting at here....more

Banana and Peanut Butter Snack

I'm sure this has probably been done before and may even have a name!  Anywho,  I decided to put these together for a quick and yummy snack for a healthy afternoon treat (with a tiny bit of cheat).  You'll need Vanilla Wafers, Banana, and Jif Whipped Peanut Butter.Slice the peeled banana into thick slices....more

Choc Chip Banana Muffins

These Choc Chip Banana Muffins did not last long. They were literally whipped up in about 10 minutes and probably consumed faster than that by a little four year old chocolate monster. And his dad....more

Banana zucchini bread

We planted our first garden this year (and by “we” I mean my husband). Let’s just say we’re hoping for a better turnout next year, but one thing that seemed to really take off was zucchini! We’ve had lots of it. All of the time. I think I’ve tried every recipe for zucchini that I could find on Pinterest and in my cookbooks.Yes, there are ways to find good recipes aside from Pinterest.So with having lots of zucchini to use up, and lots of ripe bananas taking up our counter, I decided to make some banana zucchini bread to help thin out our produce....more

Banana Coffee Shake

Wake up with this HEALTHY yummy banana coffee shake!  Breakfast and coffee in one? YES PLEASE! Full Post and Recipe HERE . Xo,

Banana Pudding

 Sugar, if you ain't had banana puddin' in the South, you just ain't had banana puddin'. ~ Any Southerner...more