6 Fail-Proof Ways to Host a Healthy Christmas Party or Gathering #ad #BoarsHeadHummus

6 Fail-Proof Ways to Host a Healthy Christmas Party or Gathering
December 6, 2016

Are you looking for some ways to make your Christmas party healthier? I love going to Christmas parties but most of the time the food that is served isn’t always the healthy. It is so much easier to serve healthy foods when you are the host and can plan out what you want to serve your holiday guests. However, when you aren’t the hostess then you don’t always know what…

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8 Health and Fitness Lessons from the Dog #ad #CLIFKid

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November 2, 2016

  Did you know that dogs can teach you health and fitness lessons? Do you have a dog? We have two dogs in our family, and they are pretty spoiled too. When I get up in the morning and come out of our bedroom, the dogs immediately start barking because they know it is time to get up and get the day started. They are always happy to see me,…

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An Open Letter to my Teenage Son #ad #YoplaitGoBig

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September 29, 2016

Thank you Yoplait Go Big for sponsoring today’s post and challenge! It almost seems like yesterday that we were going up to the 9th-grade center to pick up my teenager’s schedule for school. He was so excited to go back to school and he was looking forward to trying out for soccer. It is hard to believe that he is also turning 16 years old in a few weeks. I…

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Easy Salsa Chicken Fajita Salad #DollopOfDaisy #SuperMomVoxBox

Easy Salsa Chicken Fajita Salad
June 25, 2016

Since I started on my weight loss journey 17 weeks ago, I have made it a point to do my best to fix my family healthy meals that even my kids enjoy. I also enjoy meals that don’t take a lot of time too. This is my third time to make this salad for my family and I thought that I would share it. Try this Easy Salsa Chicken Fijita…

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5 Powerful Raw Vegan Smoothies

5 Powerful Raw Vegan Smoothies
March 7, 2016

If you are on a health kick, or just enjoy fruity drinks, you will love these raw vegan smoothie recipes. They are so easy to make, and I find them perfect for those days when you do not have the time for your 5-a-day. You will get them all in one of these vitamin bombs. #1 Cucumber Pear Smoothie Cucumber in a smoothie? Why not. It brings an amazing refreshing…

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7 Healthy Recipes to Serve for Breakfast on Valentine’s Day

7 Healthy Recipes to Serve for Breakfast on Valentine's Day
February 9, 2016

I can’t believe that Valentine’s day is less than a week away. I don’t always make a big deal about Valentine’s day because I believe that love should be shown each and every day. However, Valentine’s day is the perfect day to surprise your spouse and fix them breakfast in bed. Here are 7 healthy recipes to serve for breakfast on Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day Whole Wheat Waffles I love…

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200+ Healthy Super Bowl Recipes

200+ Healthy Super Bowl and Game Day Recipes
February 3, 2016

Do you have plans for Super Bowl Sunday? Are you attending a Super Bowl Party? I love to watch a good game of football and those awesome Super Bowl commercials. However, we all know that most of the food and snacks served during the game are not exactly healthy, you know the chips, wings, popcorn, cheese dip, ranch dressing, candy, cakes, cookies, alcohol beverages, and so many other unhealthy treats….

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Healthy Christmas Cookies to Leave For Santa Claus This Year

Healthy Christmas Cookies to Leave For Santa Claus This Year
December 16, 2015

Santa Claus is coming to town in a little over a week. Do you leave him cookies or other fun treats? We all know how many cookies Santa eats on Christmas Eve. Try these healthy Christmas cookies to leave for Santa Claus This Year. Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links. Low Fat, Low Carb Chocolate Meringue Cookies These delicious chocolate meringue cookies are the perfect low fat cookie that…

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10 Healthy New Year’s Eve Appetizers

10 Healthy New Year's Eve Appetizers
December 14, 2015

I can’t believe that we are already half way through the month of December. Before you know it, we will be busy celebrating the New Year. I always love this time of the year because I get to spend more time with my family. For New Year’s Eve, we usually invite family over to enjoy a fun evening of games, food, and watching the ball drop on T.V. Do you…

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5 Fun and Healthy Christmas Snack Ideas for Kids

5 Fun and Healthy Christmas Snack Ideas for Kids
December 1, 2015

I love Christmas time because it has so many memories for me as a child. One of my favorite things to do at Christmas was help my own parents decorate the Christmas tree, prepare cookies and candy, and go shopping for gifts. Now as a parent, I get to enjoy Christmas through the eyes of my own children. It is always fun to see their eyes twinkle and sparkle as…

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Enjoy These 10 Healthy Pumpkin Flavored Treats this Fall

Enjoy These 10 Healthy Pumpkin Flavored Treats this Fall
August 29, 2015

I have heard a few rumors that Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts have already rolled out their Pumpkin Spice coffee line. Retailers bank on these special holiday flavors because they get a new surge of customers who enjoy these special flavors and they usually end up spending more money there too. However, a pumpkin spiced latte with 2% milk and whipped cream at Starbucks will set you back 210 calories and 8…

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8 Must-Try Healthy Apple Desserts for Fall

8 Must-Try Healthy Apple Desserts for Fall
August 25, 2015

Fall is just around the corner. When I think about fall, I often think of warm apple cider, bobbing for apples, and grandmother’s warm apple pie. Apples make a great dessert option especially if you are looking for low-calorie or low-fat options. Try some of these 8 must-try healthy apple desserts just in time for fall. Apple Slice Nachos – When your looking for a great treat to satisfy your sweet try,…

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DIY Breakfast Sandwiches

DIY Breakfast Sandwiches
July 21, 2015

Are you sabotaging your weight loss efforts by skipping breakfast or heading through the drive through to pick up something to eat on your way into the office in the mornings? Mornings are usually hectic in every household especially if you have children.  Even though it is busy, you should make the time to eat make sure that you and your family are eating a healthy breakfast every morning. Disclosure:…

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