The minute someone refers to vegetarianism or eating healthy, the usual reaction or natural assumption is that the food is unstimulating, lacks flavor and much less enjoyable than a juicy burger or a crispy piece of bacon. But who ever said being a vegetarian had to be boring?? “Turns out they were wrong”, vegetarians enjoy food in the same manner with anyone else, as not … Continue reading My Vegetarian Snap Story | BRITTNEY DISHES
Making healthy decisions means being selective about the types of foods you eat and buy—but that can also mean multiple trips to different grocery stores just to keep your favorite products stocked. Not to mention the high markup on high-quality food brands! There’s a better way. Thrive Market takes the hassle out of healthy living so that organic food and natural products are accessible to … Continue reading The Best Deal Yet! | Snag this Organic Tea Tree Essential Oil for FREE
Making healthy decisions means being selective about the types of foods you eat and buy—but that can also mean multiple trips to different grocery stores just to keep your favorite products stocked. Not to mention the high markup on high-quality food brands! There’s a better way. Thrive Market takes the hassle out of healthy living so that organic food and natural products are accessible to … Continue reading Get FREE Organic Coconut Aminos + Wholesale Non-GMO Favorites
Making healthy decisions means being selective about the types of foods you eat and buy—but that can also mean multiple trips to different grocery stores just to keep your favorite products stocked. Not to mention the high markup on high-quality food brands! There’s a better way. Thrive Market takes the hassle out of healthy living so that organic food and natural products are accessible to … Continue reading Snag this Organic Maple Syrup for FREE!
PREP TIME : 7 minutes COOK TIME : 15 minutes TOTAL TIME: About 22 minutes SERVES: 6 Recipe By: Brittney Grant INGREDIENTS: TIP: To make a larger serving just simply double each ingredient 1 1/2 cup Wholewheat Flour (I used Heckers All Natural 100% Wholewheat Flour) 1/3 cup Coconut Sugar 1/2 teaspoon Kosher Salt 1/2 tespoon Baking Soda 1 teaspoon Baking Powder … Continue reading The Best Darn Vegan Waffles Ever!
Spring started a few weeks ago, but the temperatures here in New York City have been suggesting otherwise up until the start of this week. And while it’s been great to finally enjoy warmer weather, the heat has a way of leaving the body feeling dehydrated and frazzled. For many, the change from winter to spring can be a major shock for the body, suddenly … Continue reading Spring 2 0
From Pizza crusts to pizza crust to steaks, cauliflower seems to be the latest trend in food and everyone is indulging in the cauli-craze. Apart from it’s adequate ability to remaster popular dishes and ingredients, and recent “popularity”, cauliflower has superior health benefits; It is rich in vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, inflammatory, helps detox the body, aids in digestion, promotes heart health, and counters inflammation. … Continue reading Cauliflower is the new Kale!
Winter has not quite ended in case you couldn’t already tell from the recent frigid low temperature. Stay warm while you satisfy your appetite with my simple, savory and delicious vegetarian chili recipe. PREP TIME : 10 minutes COOK TIME : 40 minutes TOTAL TIME: About 50 minutes SERVES: 11-12 Recipe By: Brittney Grant INGREDIENTS BEANS 13.4 oz or 1 … Continue reading C-H-I-L-I W E A T H E R !
TEFF PORRIDGE PREP TIME : 0 minutes COOK TIME : 20 minutes TOTAL TIME: About 20 minutes SERVES: 2 Recipe By: Brittney Grant Teff is an ancient grain grown in Ethiopia. It is high in fiber and protein which is extremely beneficial to the digestive system and the skin. It is also a good source of amino acids, vitamins and … Continue reading WHAT I ATE TODAY| Breakfast
On Friday January 27th I received my 2017 Resolution VBOX curiosity of Influenster, a community of over 2 million socially savvy shoppers that reviews products, share honest opinions with brands and the community while testing products based on social media influence. As a blogger it’s always exciting to receive free products but this box in particular was extra special, as it was the first freebies … Continue reading INFLUENSTER 2017 RESOLUTION VBOX REVIEW
SPINACH + CHEESE PUFF PASTRY PIN WHEELS PREP TIME : 5 minutes COOK TIME : 20 minutes TOTAL TIME: About 25minutes SERVES: 11-12 Recipe By: Brittney Grant INGREDIENTS 1 Puff Pastry Sheet (store-brought or homemade) 1 cup Fresh Spinach 1/2 cup Monetary Jack Cheese 1/4 cup grated Parmesan Cheese 1 clove Garlic (minced) 1 small egg 1 tbsp Water … Continue reading WHAT I ATE TODAY | SNACK
5 – MINTUE TOFU RAMEN SOUP PREP TIME : 5 minutes COOK TIME : 3 minutes TOTAL TIME: About 8 minutes SERVES: 4-5 Recipe By: Brittney Grant INGREDIENTS Trader Joe’s Miso Ginger Broth or 2tsp white miso paste + 1 tsp minced ginger 1/2 tsp minced garlic 1/2 shredded carrots 1/4 cup thinly sliced Portebella or Shiitake Mushrooms 1/3 cup … Continue reading WHAT I ATE TODAY | LUNCH
Here is a compilation of some of my 2017 Food Favorites, featuring foods from a few of my favorite brands, via THRIVE MARKET! Use this special code to try Thrive Market for 1 month FREE! – Thrivemarket.com/KeepupwithBritt SEE WHICH ITEMS MADE THE LIST! ♡ LATE JULY – Organic Multigrain Snack Chips – Sea Salt, Thrivemarket.com ♡ NATURE’S ALL FOOD – Organic Freeze Dried Pineapple, Thrivemarket.com ♡ NATURE’S ALL FOOD – Organic … Continue reading SWEET DECEMBER | My Favorite Healthy SWEETS”!
Apple cider vinegar is the ultimate multitasker. It’s true—this inexpensive pantry staple tastes just as great in vinaigrettes and dressings as it does on roasted meats and sautéed vegetables. Used as a cleaning product, ACV leaves everything from countertops to pots and pans sparkling. Swipe it over your skin as a toner to help reduce acne, then pour some over your hair to restore its … Continue reading A FREE Bottle of Organic Apple Cider Vinegar—Just for You!
There’s a multitude of so-called “nutrition bars” out there, but the truth is, a lot of them are chock-full of refined sugars, hydrogenated oils, and artificial ingredients. Don’t fret, a healthy alternative is here, and it’s just as tasty! Primal Kitchen Coconut Cashew Bars—full of wholesome ingredients—will fuel your mornings and midday cravings without the sugar rush. Primal Kitchen Coconut Cashew bars go back to … Continue reading Fuel your holiday with this FREE box of Primal Kitchen bars!
Original article by Michelle Pellizzon for Thrive Market MACRONUTRIENTS Carbohydrates, fats, and proteins—they’re the building blocks of nutrition, and give you a general idea of how good for you that sandwich spread is. Where calories are concerned, almond defeats peanut butter, but not by much: When comparing two all-natural butters, one serving (two tablespoons) of almond butter weighs in at 190 calories, and the same … Continue reading Almond Butter vs. Peanut Butter
Go ahead, check the ingredients in Justin’s Classic Peanut Butter: dry roasted peanuts, and palm fruit oil—that’s it! Say goodbye to unnatural additives like artery-clogging hydrogenated oils, and hello to a creamy nut butter with a one-of-a-kind grind. The proof is in every smear—or spoonful. Justin’s Classic Peanut Butter is sourced from all-natural, local ingredients and roasted in small batches to ensure the highest quality … Continue reading You’ve Got to Try This All-Natural Peanut Butter!
Whether you add a spoonful to your tea, drizzle some over oatmeal, or use it as a sugar substitute, honey is an indispensably sweet staple in most kitchens. But, if you’re used to buying honey that comes in the cute plastic bear bottle, you’re not getting the best quality honey. If you’ve never tasted Really Raw honey, you don’t know how honey is meant to … Continue reading You’ve Never Tasted Honey This Good—Try It For FREE
Dried Fruit and Fresh Fruit are both healthy nutrient-dense foods, but is there a real difference in nutritional value? While fresh fruit has long been considered the best choice, dried fruits contain many of the same benefits. As “we eat with our eyes first”, often times we are to more likely to opt for dried fruit as it may appear to have a more sugary … Continue reading DRIED FRUIT vs. FRESH FRUIT | Do you know the difference?
In an ideal world, we’d all eat nutritious, home-cooked meals every day. In reality, sometimes you just need a quick bite, and that’s where energy bars come in. Primal Kitchen Dark Chocolate Almond Bars are one of the best options out there—full of collagen and healthy fats, packed with protein, and rich in fiber. Say goodbye to conventional protein bars stuffed with sugar or high-fructose … Continue reading Try These Incredible Paleo Chocolate Almond Energy Bars—For FREE