Pineapple Coconut Margarita

This tropical pineapple coconut margarita is the perfect drink for summer! You only need 4 ingredients and less than 5 minutes to make it! I absolutely love margaritas! It is one of my favorite drinks and practically mandatory to order one at a Mexican restaurant with a side of queso. I mean how can you … Read morePineapple Coconut Margarita

Frozen Peach Bellini

This Frozen Peach Bellini is the ultimate cocktail for spring and summer and needs to be on your next brunch menu! It is bright, bubbly and all so refreshing! Bellinis are one of my favorite cocktails! They are basically like a vacation in glass. But that also might be because I typically drink a lot … Read moreFrozen Peach Bellini

Vanilla Dalgona Whipped Coffee {VIDEO}

Dalgona Whipped Coffee is the perfect way to start your day! Instant coffee gets whipped into delicious creamy fluff and served over iced milk. I don’t know about you, but coffee is essential part of my morning routine. I never thought I needed coffee until I had my second child. Ever since then pouring myself … Read moreVanilla Dalgona Whipped Coffee {VIDEO}

Protein Coffee

Hi everyone! I started food blogging way back when in 2012. But then you know life happened. Then children happened. And now I’m finally at the point of mom life where I feel like I might just be able to breathe again and get back to blogging. Life these days involves a lot of caffeine. There is nothing (and I really mean nothing) that I cherish more than slowly sipping my cup of coffee while contemplating my life decision of having children at the crack of dawn. Because you know waking up past 6:30 am these days is considering “sleeping in”.

So it’s only fitting that the first recipe I share with you is my morning protein coffee. It’s the perfect alternative to coffee creamer. Several months ago while desperately trying and failing to lose the last 10 lbs of 3 years later baby weight I decided to give up carbs which also meant giving up coffee creamer. It was a tough choice since coffee creamer and I had a very close relationship. With a beach vacation coming up I decided to go keto-ish (emphasize on the ish) with a friend and she mentioned adding protein powder to her coffee so I figured what the heck I’ll try it. 4 months later, I haven’t bought any coffee creamer since! So if you are trying to lower your carbs or add more protein to your diet you should give this a go. I love how blending this up gives the coffee a real creaminess and can you see the foam in the picture? It gives off a fancy cappuccino feel. You can probably try using a different protein powder, but I can’t guarantee it will mix up perfectly smooth like the one I typically use. What is your favorite low carb recipe?

Protein Coffee

  • 8 oz brewed hot coffee
  • 2 tbsp half and half
  • 1 scoop protein powder (I use IdealLean brownie batter)
  • 4 ice cubes

Directions: Put all ingredients in a blender and pulse until smooth and foam forms. Drink immediately.

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Rainbow Iced Cake Jello Shots

Happy Halloween! So today instead of sharing something that’s really festive and spooky for Halloween, I’m sharing rainbow jello shots šŸ™‚ I mean how frickin cute are these? And instead of doing something really fun and dressing up tonight we are staying in, watching scary movies and passing out candy… Like an old married couple…lol … Read moreRainbow Iced Cake Jello Shots

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