Banana Pancakes

Sunday mornings should involve pancakes. However, sometimes you don’t want to be weighed down by them all day. Here’s a light solution that will leave you energized and ready for the day! And you can make them in your microwave in your dorm! Ingredients 1 ½ bananas, mashed 3 eggs 1 tsp baking powder ¼…

Egg-tastic

I hated eggs. Hated them. My dad would make scrambled eggs every morning for my sister and I would dramatically run out the kitchen with my hand clutching my nose shut. But the smell was absolutely atrocious. Last summer my sister took me to a now crazy famous LA restaurant called Sqirl. At Sqirl, they had a…

Smoked Salmon and Quinoa Bowl

I dislike breakfast. I know it’s one of the most important meals of the day, but I can never force myself to have it. Unless there is lox (also called smoked salmon) involved. However, bagels and lox is fattening beyond belief and I was getting tired of my lettuce, smoked salmon wrap. I love quinoa…

Low-Carb Breakfast

Craving the crisp crunch and soft center of a potato has with an egg scramble, but want to fit into your jeans? This low-carb breakfast is for you! By simply replacing the potato with cauliflower, you still get the taste and texture of a proper scramble without all the excess potato starch sitting in your…

Banana Bread

Okay. I had to post this because I made it tonight, looked up the nutrition facts and it’s only 131 calories per slice. I had to share! It also only took me around 20 minutes to prep and 40 minutes to bake. Easy peasy lemon squeezy. Here’s a tip: If you don’t have an oven in…

Not Over the Pumpkin Craze?

Sink your teeth into these moist pumpkin bars. Plus! There’s a secret ribbon of chocolate cream cheese inside! So go ahead, have one, two, or ten. Okay- confession time. I normally do not like pumpkin. I have never been one of those girls to clamor over the PSL latte’s at Starbucks. Just not a huge…

Quick Chicken Sausage Sauté

Okay I have a new addiction… chicken sausages. You can purchase them from Trader Joe’s in all types of different styles (I got the chicken fontina) OR if you have a magical Costco card you can get 4 packs of chicken sausages for a total of $12. Each package comes with 6 links. So we…