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Cali Girl Gets Macros!

Welcome to the wonderful world of macros which is both exciting and terrifying, for those who don’t know how to get started! Starting in January 2017, I decided to try using macros to calculate my nutritional goals because I saw a lot of people achieving great results with it. Below, […]

Carbs are not the enemy

I’ve been hearing a lot lately about low-carb diets, and I think for some people, it can help them lose weight and be healthier. In fact, I have a good friend who went full keto and was able to lose over 100 pounds through the keto diet + exercise! However, […]

Dragonfruit Nice Cream

Dragonfruit is one of my favorites because it has superfruit qualities – rich in antioxidants and a multitude of beneficial vitamins! It actually comes in three different colors: red, white, and yellow (this is the red one). For a while I was taking fresh dragonfruit and freezing it to make […]

Tofu Taco Tuesday (with vegan option)!

It’s Taco Tuesday!    Contrary to what most people think, tacos DON’T have to be greasy or unhealthy! For Taco Tuesday, I decided to whip up some vegetarian tofu tacos. I did use egg, so they’re not vegan, but if you want to make them into vegan tacos, you can […]

Mango Nice Cream

I love nice cream! I am constantly making more and more of this because it’s just so good and also guilt-free! Here’s my recipe. You will need: 1 cup of frozen banana (cut it up and put into the freezer overnight) 1 cup of frozen mango A few splashes (about […]

Simple Chia Seed Pudding

Chia pudding topped with fresh strawberries Chia pudding with greek yogurt, granola, strawberries, kiwi, and mango Chia pudding with mango smoothie and fresh mango Vanilla chia pudding is one of the easiest and most delicious things to make! I made enough to last for a few days with a variety […]

You had me in the POM of your hand!

I’ve been making  more and more acai bowls, because they just taste so good! I use the Sambazon frozen unsweetened acai packs. Run the pack under water and break it up. Put in your nutribullet and blend along with the following (for a thicker consistency, add ice as needed): Cup […]

Cherry Tomatoes

Cherry Tomatoes might be miniaturized versions of regular tomatoes, but these little guys are just as nutritious. Here are some facts about cherry tomatoes: Cherry tomatoes have protein, fiber, vitamin C, vitamin B and vitamin A-06 in addition to other minerals essential for the body.  Vitamin B-6 helps your body metabolize protein and helps healthy brain function, and […]