Monthly Archives: December 2015

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Healthy Holiday Baking Recipes

 

 

 

 

 

Love some holiday sweets but wanting to keep things nutritious, too?  Try these healthy and delicious holiday baking recipes from some of our favorite bloggers.

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Cinnamon Sweet Potato Vegan Cookies // She Eats

These vegan-friendly treats are made with a hidden veggie ingredient – sweet potato!

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Easy DIY Gifts Anyone Would Love to Receive!

There’s nothing quite like receiving a handmade gift!  These DIY gifts are easy to make and are filled with clean, healthy ingredients.

 

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DIY Mini Spa Kit // Almost Makes Perfect

This adorable set is packed with a homemade bath soak and sugar scrub, both of which are free of any harsh chemicals and, instead, made with nourishing ingredients to help your recipient relax.

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Healthy Holiday Food Swaps

While we’re all for enjoying in moderation over the holidays, there are some foods that can be some real calorie bombs.  Check out these easy swaps to make your holiday indulgences a bit healthier, and give you a little wiggle room to enjoy those foods you truly want to treat yourself to!

Instead of: Mashed Potatoes

Try: Mashed Sweet Potatoes or Mashed Cauliflower

Mashed potatoes are typically loaded with butter, making them a heavy side.  Lighten things up by serving mashed sweet potatoes or mashed cauliflower.  Not only are these sides lower in calories, but they’re also filled with plenty of essential vitamins and minerals.

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