Vanilla Coffee Creamer {Recipe Redux}

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I am picky about my coffee, just like I’m picky about the pants I wear. If my husband was reading this right now he would roll his eyes and agree heartily (about the jeans). It takes me a while to find the right jeans. I’ll try on 20 pairs before I find the right one. […]

Chocolate Thin Mint Protein Shake

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    Eating right can be tough sometimes: balancing macronutrients, getting enough vitamins and minerals, tracking your veggie, fruit, and water intake…. If you haven’t already made some of these things a regular habit, it can be a challenge to stay on top of everything you need to do for your nutrition. If you have […]

Dairy Free Hot Cocoa Mix

Dairy Free Hot Cocoa Mix - #dairyfree #recipe #glutenfree @TheFitCookie #cleaneating

  It’s almost February, can you believe it?! I am continually amazed that time seems to move much faster the older I get. Winter is still going strong most places (especially in the NorthEast this past week!), and here in Wyoming our worst weather is yet to come. February through April is usually the worst […]

Cardamom Molasses Cookies {Gluten Free and Vegan}

Cardamom Molasses Cookies

It’s Recipe ReDux time again! This month’s theme is Grab a Book and Cook to celebrate 42 months of Recipe ReDux: December 2014 Recipe Redux Theme: Grab a Book & Cook It’s the end of the year and we’ll taking a moment to reflect: ReDux has been around for 42 months! To celebrate, we’re playing […]

New Traditions and 2 Holiday Party Recipes

New Traditions and 2 Holiday Party Recipes: Easy Chipotle Dip and Smoky Mashed Sweet Potatoes - @TheFitCookie #SeasonedGreetings #cbias #recipes #ad

This holiday party recipe and shop is compensated by Collective Bias, Inc., and it’s advertiser Every opinion belongs to me (of course!) #SeasonedGreetings #CollectiveBias   I know it’s not quite the new year yet, but I have been looking back over this past year and 2014 has been a year of new things: new adventures […]

Eskimo Cookies {Recipe ReDux}

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  It’s Recipe Redux time again! I missed the last Recipe Redux because we were moving into a new house, but I’m really loving the recipe creation prompts to get my creative juices flowing! The November Recipe Redux is all about food memories we are thankful for: A Food Memory For Which You Are Thankful […]

60 Allergy-Friendly Thanksgiving Recipes

60 Allergy FriendlyThanksgiving Recips

Happy upcoming Thanksgiving! I am really looking forward to Thanksgiving this year because it will be my first time cooking Thanksgiving dinner. Yep, my first time – I’m excited! We have a big Turducken with sausage filling (gluten free, egg, dairy, soy and nut free) that we are cooking up and I will be serving […]

National Eat a Cranberry Day! Cranberry Hemp Bites

Cranberry Hemp Bites

  It’s National Eat A Cranberry Day today! Not to be confused of course with National Cranberry Day (Nov. 21st) or National Cranberry Relish Day (Nov. 22nd). Not confusing at all ;)You can celebrate Eat A Cranberry Day by eating a handful of cranberries (pucker up!) or by making these Cranberry Hemp Bites. I am […]

Grain-Free Pumpkin Muffins {Vegan}

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Pumpkin is everywhere! I try to refrain from posting tons of pumpkin recipes, just because not everyone likes pumpkin and people do want to see other recipes. But, I had to find a pumpkin muffin recipe that I could have. My stomach has been fickle lately and sometimes I do well with grains and other […]

Chocolate SuperFood Protein Shake

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This post contains affiliate links for Manitoba Harvest I am always on the lookout for new sources of protein in my diet. I have lots of food intolerances, so dairy, legumes (peas, beans, soy), yeast, gluten, and eggs are out of my diet. Most of my protein comes from meats, which is no surprise considering […]