Week/Day Recaps

Daily Eats – Listening To My Hunger/Fullness Signals

I want to start doing some daily recaps here on my blog instead of only posting recipes. In these posts, I’ll be sharing in more detail what I ate for all meals, including snacks. For this post, I titled it “Listening To My Hunger/Fullness Signals”. This title represented my day because I received a lot… Continue reading Daily Eats – Listening To My Hunger/Fullness Signals

Breads/Muffins/Cakes

Carrot Cake Donuts with Cream Cheese Icing

Baked carrot cake donuts. Shredded carrots, crushed walnuts and raisins. These textures work SO well together. The raisins give a subtle sweetness and chewy texture, the walnuts give a hit of crunch in every bite and carrots.. well, beta carotene! Nothing like getting some some veggies while eating donuts right? ๐Ÿ˜‰ If you were to… Continue reading Carrot Cake Donuts with Cream Cheese Icing

Breakfast Foods · Dessert

Simple Chocolate Crepes

These chocolate crepes are perfect for a breakfast or dessert. Stuffed with yogurt, fresh berries and topped with melted chocolate and powdered sugar. They’re simple and will be a family favorite in no-time! I’ve made regular crepes and matcha crepes before. I’ve never made chocolate crepes so you bet I had to make it happen.… Continue reading Simple Chocolate Crepes

Breads/Muffins/Cakes · Snacks

Whole-Wheat Berry Chocolate Chip Muffins

Blueberries, raspberries, chocolate chips! I like the flavor combo here – the berries mixed in with some chocolate chips was tart yet sweet. I love chocolate so the addition of chocolate chips was necessary! I personally like using fresh berries rather than frozen. With frozen berries, baking time might need to be extended or extra… Continue reading Whole-Wheat Berry Chocolate Chip Muffins

Life

Finally Accepted Into A Dietetic Internship: 5 Things I’ve Learned During This Process

These past several months has been a CRAZY roller coaster ride. I don’t mean Disneyland California Screamin’, even though I felt like screaming many times. I mean like Six Flags Tatsu or X2. No lie. Oh yeah, sorry if you didn’t get that comparison. Basically, it felt like a roller coaster with it’s drastic drops,… Continue reading Finally Accepted Into A Dietetic Internship: 5 Things I’ve Learned During This Process

cookies

Soft Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies are soft, have the perfect amount of crunch from pecans & will satisfy any sweet tooth! I always love contrasting textures in my cookies. Walnuts + chocolate. Pecans + chocolate. I made them using all-purpose flour, cane sugar, brown sugar and butter. Those are the basics of baking. It’s real food. It gives… Continue reading Soft Pecan Chocolate Chip Cookies