Pumpkin Black Bean Brownies

Pumpkin Black Bean Brownies

Does anyone feel like we jumped into fall a littler earlier this year? No matter what the reason, I'M HERE FOR IT. I knew a few months ago that my first pumpkin recipe would be with my basic black bean brownies and they turned out ooey, gooey and oh-so-yummy! While shopping for the ingredients, I [...]

Maple Balsamic Vinegarette Dressing

Maple Balsamic Vinegarette Dressing

Have you ever looked at the ingredients in most salad dressings? You wouldn’t believe what kind of stuff they sneak in there! Interestingly enough, I feel like the ingredient list for salad dressing often gets over looked. You would think think they’re quite simple, and while some are, most are not. And for a high-quality [...]

PB + Oat Energy Bites + HUGE SURPRISE!

PB + Oat Energy Bites + HUGE SURPRISE!

‼️SURPRISE‼️ I launched a YouTube channel! My first ever video is the beginning of a series called Bake w/ Char! In case you're new here, Charlotte is my 2 & a half year old who LOVES to bake + take foodie photos with me, so naturally she had to be in the launch of my [...]

Pre-Workout Snacking: DIY Granola Cups w/ Nutsola

Pre-Workout Snacking: DIY Granola Cups w/ Nutsola

If you’re like me then you’ve probably spent hours wondering + searching for what you should fuel your body with before an intense workout. Well, I don’t have all the answers but I wanted to share a recipe for DIY granola cups because they’re affordable, easy and super nutritious making it the perfect pre-workout snack! [...]

Mushroom Enhanced Coffee + Protein Smoothie

Mushroom Enhanced Coffee + Protein Smoothie

If you’re looking for a morning or afternoon boost without the jitters and added extra benefits, this smoothie is for you! I’ll be honest, I did not enjoy it as just plain old coffee... I like black coffee and this does not taste the same, however, I LOVE the benefits that Ryze has to offer [...]

Paleo Chocolate Chip Pancake Muffins

It's #MuffinMonday and what better way to celebrate than with Paleo Chocolate Chip Pancake Muffins! These muffins are toddler, husband and mama-approved. They make for an easy grab-and-go breakfast, snack or even a little treat throughout the day! While we don't follow the Paleo diet, or any "diet" for that matter, all products used are [...]

4th of July Style Guide: Mommy + Me via Target (bonus: themed recipe 🍪)

4th of July Style Guide: Mommy + Me via Target (bonus: themed recipe 🍪)

Who else absolutely loves the 4th of July?! 🇺🇸🙋🏻‍♀️ It’s always been a family-friendly fun Holiday that allows for BBQ, cute themed outfits and of course, sparklers! 🧨 Since I love it so much, I decided to share my favorite Target picks for a Mommy + Me 4th of July! Ranging from casual tanks and [...]