Healthy Chocolate Holiday Bark

Quick + easy Healthy Chocolate Holiday Bark recipe. Gluten-free.

The only thing worse than showing up to a holiday party in an ugly sweater and discovering it’s not an ugly sweater party? Showing up at a holiday party empty handed. (And, no, you cannot regift those horrible Christmas socks someone gave you last year!) Fortunately, I’ve got a holiday hack that will make you seem […]

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5 Black Friday And Cyber Monday Deals From My Favorite Brands

I’m not going to lie: I look forward to Black Friday and Cyber Monday all year. And while you won’t catch me dashing off to the department store before the Turkey’s gone cold, I do plot my purchases around this epic sale season. After all, if I’m saving money on gifts for others, I may […]

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5 Healthy Holiday Recipes From The Trader Joe’s Frozen Section

5 Healthy Holiday Recipes From The Trader Joe's Frozen Section. Click for easy, healthy cooking ideas for Thanksgiving and Christmas!

I looooooove me some Trader Joe’s frozen finds! During the holidays, these quick and easy dishes turn my freezer into a secret weapon for churning out healthy holiday recipes that taste 100 percent homemade. We also have a couple family members who are gluten- and dairy-intolerant, which means I have to get creative when cooking up […]

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Paleo Sweet Potato Casserole

This healthy, paleo sweet potato casserole is made from Trader Joe's frozen ingredients! Click through for this quick and easy holiday recipe!

Sweet potatoes are my favorite part of any holiday meal. Specifically, mashed, twice-baked sweets in casserole form. But the traditional southern version with its cupfuls of sugar makes me feel like I’ve eaten a lead balloon for dinner. The solution: my Paleo Sweet Potato Casserole. It’s free of refined sugar and every bit as delicious […]

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Bomb Pops: Homemade Red, White, And Blue Popsicles

Bomb Pops: Red, White, and Blue Popsicles

Of all my summer memories from childhood, one stands out above all others: the barefoot dash across the dew-slicked front lawn to catch the Good Humor ice cream truck. It usually came just as we were finishing dinner, so I had to be quick if I wanted to flag down the ice cream man as […]

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Deviled Easter Eggs

When I realized that this year’s Easter brunch was pot luck, my first thought was “Oh shit.” This was a crazy week for me, and I had no idea how I was going to pull together something special enough for Easter, but that still traveled well and felt like brunch. After a quick brainstorm, I […]

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Our Happy Halloween

Now that he’s two, my son understands holidays. And so far, none has been more exciting than Halloween. We started talking about costumes in mid-September, and he suggested costume ideas ranging from astronaut to “glass door” (don’t even ask me where he got that from), but “race car driver” seemed to keep reappearing, so I […]

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