Cherry Almond Energy Balls (Or Thank You, Jennifer!)

Remember how I was whining about last week being such a long, painful week? Well, it got a whole lot better Friday morning! After an early morning staff meeting, a fellow coworker snagged me in the hall, and asked what my room number was. I must have given her a rather quizzical look, (and no, it's…

Chia Seed Breakfast Bowl

Breakfast is important to me. Very important. So is being organized. Almost as important as breakfast. Therefore, it should not come as a surprise to anyone that my breakfast is planned before I go to bed at night. And sometimes, my breakfast is made before I go to bed at night. Or, in the case…

Brownies You Can Feel Good About Eating

Sometimes life gives you no other options. You just need chocolate. And not just chocolate, but chocolate in the form of warm, gooey brownies. Back in the day, my family was pretty darn excited about Duncan Hines. We'd clean up a pan in one sitting.  And let's just take a look at that ingredient list, shall…

Creamy, Dreamy Hot Cacao

Click here. Okay, now that we got that taken care of... Have you ever wondered about the differences between cocoa and cacao? I mean other than the obvious...you know, the number of a's and o's, and the order in which they appear. No? Well, really? I mean it really is somewhat intriguing. It's actually quite simple. Cacao is made…