26 Sweet and Savory Waffle Toppings

26 Sweet and Savory Waffle Toppings

For as long as I can remember, whenever I was asked, “Pancakes or waffles?” the answer was definitively waffles. There are endless batter recipes that can complement all kinds of waffle toppings whether you’re looking for a savory brunch entree or sweet treat. Waffle Batter 

Frozen Smoothie Packs – Meal Prep Recipes & Guide

Frozen Smoothie Packs – Meal Prep Recipes & Guide

If you struggle with finding a healthy breakfast or snack in the morning and love smoothies, then frozen smoothie packs might be a great fit for you. Instead of buying $8 premade smoothies at the store, take 10 minutes in your week and meal prep 

How to Freeze Cherries in 4 Easy Steps

How to Freeze Cherries in 4 Easy Steps

A handful of frozen cherries on a warm summer day is the perfect treat. Add them to a smoothie or throw them in a bowl with frozen blueberries for a low-calorie alternative to sorbet or popsicles. One cup of pitted cherries is only 77 calories! 

How to Freeze Blueberries

How to Freeze Blueberries

Blueberries are one of my go-to fruits, and when they’re on sale I buy packs at a time. They’re great for a snack (85 calories per one cup serving), and make oatmeal and greek yogurt more interesting! But when I buy berries in bulk, they 

How to Freeze Basil (Whole Leaves or Ice Cube Trays)

How to Freeze Basil (Whole Leaves or Ice Cube Trays)

If you’ve ever had an abundance of basil in your fridge or from your garden, but you don’t want to waste it–fear not! You can easily freeze fresh basil to use for future recipes. I’ll show you some of the best ways to save your 

Can you freeze garlic? (Fresh Cloves, Peeled, or Minced)

Can you freeze garlic? (Fresh Cloves, Peeled, or Minced)

If you have a Costco-sized garlic bag at home and need better ways to store it, then freezing garlic may be the answer! Now I know what you’re thinking, does freezing garlic ruin it? Not even a little. Garlic freezes very well and there are 

How to Separate Eggs (4 Easy Methods)

How to Separate Eggs (4 Easy Methods)

Did you know there are multiple ways to separate egg yolks from their whites? You could simply use nothing but your hands if you wanted. But there are a few tricks to make the process go smoothly, and a few other options that may matter 

Almond Butter vs. Peanut Butter: Which is Healthier?

Almond Butter vs. Peanut Butter: Which is Healthier?

If you’re anything like me, almond butter and peanut butter are staples for an easy breakfast or quick snack. I use them to top my oatmeal, or sometimes eat a spoonful with chocolate chips for a treat. While nut butters are delicious, they’re often a 

How Long to Boil Broccoli for Perfect Results

How Long to Boil Broccoli for Perfect Results

Fresh and al dente broccoli is great for a healthy side dish for any meal. No one likes soggy and overcooked broccoli! Use this recipe and learn how to get the perfect texture for broccoli when boiling. If you have a steamer and don’t mind 

How to Steam Broccoli for the Best Results

How to Steam Broccoli for the Best Results

Steaming is a great way to cook broccoli because it can be more gentle than boiling broccoli. Steaming gives you a little more wiggle room to not miss the perfect doneness since it takes a few extra minutes from start to finish. Of course it 

How to Ripen Bananas Faster

How to Ripen Bananas Faster

You’re at the grocery store browsing the produce. Stopping at the bananas, you realize they’re all either bright green or slightly bruised. You can’t use either right away — sound familiar? Learning how to ripen bananas is a useful trick whether you want to eat 

50 Salad Toppings to Keep Things Interesting

50 Salad Toppings to Keep Things Interesting

If you’re here looking for salad topping ideas, it’s probably because you want to get out of the boring salad rut. Salads don’t have to be a meal you dread but eat in the name of health. They can be nutrient-dense, fulfilling, and balanced.  When