Thanksgiving

5 Tips to Staying on the Fitness Track During the Holidays

I’ve been living the health and fitness lifestyle my entire life here are 5 realistic tips to help you stay on track during the holiday season Exercise early. Working out first thing in the morning energizes your body and mind and helps you feel productive early on. It also makes healthy choices easier throughout the …

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Recipe: Power Protein Slow Cooker Turkey Breast

I love turkey! We eat it year round, not just for Turkey Day. It’s a healthy, lean protein choice. Here is a favorite recipe I will make in the morning and it’s ready when we get home for dinner. It’s like the “chef” is cooking for us all day! Hope you enjoy this as much as we do!

Energize with Protein Power Parfaits

I love making and serving Power Parfaits! High protein. Creamy. Crunchy. Healthy. So simple and fun to make! How to make them: Fill mason jars with Greek Yogurt (more protein than standard yogurt and less sugar).  Layer your favorite fruit, trail mix, dried fruit (sulfur free), nuts.  Saves well in the refrigerator (just keep the …

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Fit Mom Thanksgiving Menu

Aloha everyone! I love Thanksgiving and always try to bring a little Hawaiian flare to the family meal. Here is my Thanksgiving Menu! All of my family recipes are Fit Mom ified to be lower in fat and calories and sugar and higher in taste, protein and complex carbs. Hope you enjoy them like we …

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Recipe: Fit Mom No Sugar Added Banana Bread

This is one of my all time favorite recipes! This fool proof recipe has been in my family for decades. I modified it so it’s “lower” in sugar than traditional banana bread and super easy for busy people. This is a delicious way to use up over ripe bananas. So before you toss out those too ripe bananas, make this yummy bread. It’s delish to reheat in the toaster oven.

15 Healthy Grab & Go Snacks

Eating healthfully is easier if you’re prepared. Here are some favorite grab-n-go healthy snacks FRUIT KABOBS: These are so fun to make and so colorful! Try pre-making some healthy fruit kabobs to keep in your fridge for easy grab and go snacks. I love to get these in Greek yogurt for protein. Whenever I have …

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Fit Mom Lasagna – Organic Spinach, More Protein, Less Fat

Fit and EZ Lasagna Organic Spinach & Lean Ground Turkey I love this recipe – you don’t have to cook the noodles!  I use high protein, low fat cottage cheese instead of ricotta My Kids LOVE to help make this! Saves well for EZ reheat on busy days Ingredients: 1 package extra lean ground turkey …

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Slow Cooker Hula Chicken Recipe

Come home to a delicious dinner ready for you I love the slow cooker.  You just put everything in in the morning and come home to a delicious smelling house.  It’s perfect for busy days. It’s like having a chef prepare dinner for you. My kids love this recipe because the meat is so tender, …

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Coffee with Benefits

I love good coffee. I love Starbucks. I have a coffee shop  set up at home including the Starbucks cups, expresso machine and frother, soy milks, sprinkles, straws, you name it. Believe it or not, but I’ve never had a frappuccino due to the high amount of sugar content. After reading the ingredients and the …

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