Keto Chocolate Mousse

It is no secret that I love chocolate.

I think one of the hardest things for me when I was first trying to make healthier choices… was my nagging chocolate cravings.

Now, there is a better option for you! You can make it a healthy rich chocolate mousse home and make it full of nutrients and healthy fats your body needs.

Keto Chocolate Mousse

Ingredients

1 Packet of Keto Coffee

3 Tablespoons of Full Fat Coconut milk

1 Scoop of Chocolate Greens read more

DIY Holiday Coffee Sugar Scrub

The holidays are here! Which means a great opportunity for some homemade gift ideas to share or just to treat yourself!

This season also means drier air which means we can’t ignore our skin –

I love making these homemade sugar scrubs because they are so fun and easy too – Plus, this is the perfect way for me to keep my skin healthy all through the winter.

Watch How to Make DIY Holiday Coffee Sugar Scrub

Ingredients

1/2 cup of coconut oil

1 cup of ground coffee

3 tablespoons of sugar

10 drops of Defend

Directions

Mix all ingredients in glass bowl and store in container with lid. read more

The Easiest Two Day Cleanse

I don’t know about you, but sometimes I can just feel that I need to cleanse.

Maybe it is after a vacation, a holiday, or just a crazy week when you didn’t eat as well as you should… but then you are left blah. It may also lead to us having trouble losing weight.

All these signs are our body telling us that WE NEED TO DETOX!!!

Here are 9 SIGNS Your Body Needs to DETOX:

– Skin breakouts
– Bloating/stomach pains
– Trouble sleeping
– Constipation
– Headaches
– Fatigue/low energy levels
– Irritability
– Congestion/mucus feels like a cold read more

Six “No Egg” Low Carb Breakfast Ideas

Eggs are a really popular way to start your day if you are trying to eat low carb… but eating eggs every morning can get old, amiright?

We had a reader reach out who is REALLLLLY trying to transition to a low carb lifestyle and she doesn’t like eating eggs, so finding breakfast ideas she can get excited about has been difficult for her. I wanted to make this easier, because I believe that how you start your morning is important!

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The One Breakfast Hack That Can Transform Your Morning

You’ve always heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day… and it really can set the tone for not only how much you get done that day… but also your mood, your energy, and your metabolism.

One of the biggest problems I see is that people are so busy, they don’t have time to start their day the right way… they grab a quick breakfast that is loaded with carbs.

Maybe it’s because of our busy lifestyles but breakfast tends to become “morning dessert”. Think about the typical hotel “continental” breakfast, or what many of us tend to grab in the morning from Starbucks on the way to work: read more

3 Benefits of Adding Collagen Peptides to Your Morning Coffee

I was learning about collagen recently when I was researching about our skin and how to keep our youthful glow…

Collagen is the most abundant protein in our entire body and it’s main goal is used as a connective tissue. The intake of collagen ensures the cohesion, elasticity and regeneration of skin, hair, tendon, cartilage, bones and joints. It is composed of the individual amino acids Glycine, Proline, Hydroxyproline and Arginine and in nature is found exclusively in animal tissue, especially bones and connective tissue. read more

Low Carb Chocolate Chip Coconut Flour Bread

Can you eat Dessert before Dinner??

When it is packed with protein, healthy fats, and superfoods – Sure you can!

My girls love getting messy in the kitchen, whipping up all sorts of treats…But I want to make sure I am teaching them easy recipes that also keep them healthy!

So many recipes are packed with SUGAR (yuck!) and as much as they may taste good, they are really doing us harm.

If you are struggling with cutting out the sugar, here are Four simple Tips that really helped me break the sugar addiction. read more

Why is Grassfed Butter Good for You?

As you may can imagine… given the title of this blog… We like grassfed butter and we cannot lie, haha.

But what the heck is it and WHY is it good for you???

What is Grassfed Butter?

Grassfed Butter is just butter made from cows who eat grass…

Cow are supposed to be eating grass, Right? Sadly this shouldn’t be so usual… but we see that many conventional dairy products come from cows who are given feed other than their preferred diet of grass. You can read more about that in the Omnivore’s Dilemma  read more

The One Appliance Your Kitchen is Missing

So I LOVE to cook, (sometimes… lol)

I love the finished product and the feeling that comes from preparing healthy dishes for my family (and knowing what they are putting in their bodies!)

But there are times that I’m just not excited to hit the kitchen and do the meal prep and the cooking.

Ever been there?

Enter the “Instant Pot”

You might be wondering “Instant what?”…

Basically, an Instant Pot is a multi-use and programmable electric pressure cooker. When I first heard about this I was like “So what?”, but consider what this bad boy can do! read more