CLOSED Product review and giveaway: Garden of life

 Welcome to day 5 of this event! Today I have a product review and a GIVEAWAY for you! My other 2 giveaways are still open so be sure to also sign up for them and get in your daily entries for extra chances to win. I will link them below: Fiberlove giveaway GoPicnic giveaway For…

CLOSED Product review and giveaway extravaganza: DAY 2 – PlantFusion

Welcome to day 2 of my extravaganza! It seems there has been a little confusion with my extravaganza. To be clear, not every day during my extravaganza will be a giveaway day. I wanted to make the giveaways a surprise. Yesterday’s ‘extravaganza’ was just a product review. Today’s post features both a product review and…

Chocolate peanut butter breakfast oat cookies

These are a great wholesome take-it-to-go breakfast for those busy mornings when you’re starving but don’t have time to sit down for a nice breakfast. They have no added sugar and contain plenty of nutrient dense ingredients like bananas, sweet potatoes, and oats to keep you satiated through the morning. (vegan, dairy free, can be…

Alternative (flourless, eggless) chocolate chip cookie

Love cookies but hate the extra sugar and fat? Well I found this recipe on chocolatecoveredkatie.com (recipe can be found here) and had to share. This is a great alternative chocolate chip cookie that contains oats (instead of flour) and dates (instead of white sugar). You get all of the chocolatey goodness associated with a…

Deep dish pumpkin apple and chocolate chip oat bars

I originally found this recipe over at Sally’s baking addiction blog (here) and decided I wanted to make this recipe….with my own twists of course 😉 ingredients 2.5 cups old-fashioned rolled oats (not instant or quick oats) 1/4 cup whole wheat flour 1/4 cup dark brown sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1 tbsp ground cinnamon…

Fall favorites: oat fudge bars

I love this recipe! It is just so yummy and full of oat and chocolatey goodness – one of my favorite combinations. This is a rather large end product however so be prepared to either freeze or giveaway extras so you don’t give yourself a stomachache. One of my favorite things to do around this…

Fall favorites: spiced oatmeal granola bites

These are a great snack and a great way to get some extra fiber (I.e. oats, chia seeds), omega 3 fatty acids (i.e. walnuts, chia seeds), and antioxidants (i.e. almonds, spices) into your diet. ingredients 2/3 cup almonds 2/3 cup walnuts 2/3 cup raw oats 1/4 cup agave syrup 2 tsp vanilla extract 2 tsp…

Breakfast for dinner: baked French toast

Today was the perfect day for staying inside, sipping tea, catching up on tv shows on Netflix. And that’s exactly what I did today. I made some homemade chai tea, had a greys anatomy marathon, and baked. One of the recipes I’m making requires waiting 12-24 hours before proceeding with the rest of recipe so…

Peanut butter chocolate chip and oat cookies

Recipe adapted from allrecipes.com. These cookies are so moist and chewy and peanut buttery and chocolatey. I may or may not have eaten one for breakfast today. ingredients – 1/2 cup butter – 1/2 cup white sugar – 1/3 cup brown sugar – 3/4 – 1 cup peanuts – 1/2 tsp vanilla extract – 1…