14 Recipes to Put Your Thanksgiving Leftovers To Use

14 Ways to Use Thanksgiving Leftovers // 24 Carrot Life #thanksgiving #leftovers

The other day, I shared my thoughts about Thanksgiving Leftovers and the Potato Pancakes that my mom makes every year without fail the day after Thanksgiving. This year, I'll be in Mexico and will not be celebrating Thanksgiving which means no leftovers for me, but there will always be next year! I thought it would be fun to share some recipes so you can use up your Read More »

Butternut Squash Apple Bread

Butternut Squash Apple Bread- this bread is moist, flavorful, healthy, AND it uses seasonal ingredients // 24 Carrot Life #apple #butternutsquash #quickbread

I'm going to keep things short today because it is Daniel's sister's wedding, so there is lots to do and time that needs to be spent together (instead of with our faces hidden behind a computer). I couldn't leave you hanging, though, without a recipe this weekend, and let me tell you that this is a GOOD one! Our Recipe Redux theme this month was to show off a Read More »

Simple Potato Pancakes

Simple Potato Pancakes- The perfect way to use up leftover mashed potatoes // 24 Carrot Life #thanksgiving #potatoes #healthy

Ever since I was a little kid, I can remember my mom making me potato pancakes from leftover mashed potatoes the morning after Thanksgiving . I looked forward to this almost more than the actual Thanksgiving meal. I would sit at the kitchen counter watching her mix mashed potatoes with egg and then patiently wait for them cook. She usually started to do something else since Read More »

5 Tips for Shopping & Cooking On a Budget

5 Tips for Shopping & Cooking On a Budget // 24 Carrot Life @TodayShow #sponsored #budget

This post was made possible by the Blogger Babes. I received compensation for my participation in this campaign. Thoughts are 100% my own. The Today Food Club has 5-day meal plans with shopping lists, tips and recipes from the community, access to exclusive sweepstakes, and opportunities to be a contributor. As a self-proclaimed foodie and food blogger, you can Read More »

Caramel Apple Blondies (+ a VIDEO!!)

Caramel Apple Blondies (+ a VIDEO!) // 24 Carrot Life These fudgy Caramel Apple Blondies are the perfect holiday treat and you would never guess that they are made with healthy ingredients like whole wheat flour, almond meal, and coconut oil. I created a video to show you how easy it is to make these!

YOU GUYS!! Sorry to shout at you, but I am just so excited to share my first video with you today. I've been wanting to create recipe videos for a while now but was so intimidated and had no idea where to start. This past weekend, I finally said "that's enough" and just did it! I had to silence the perfectionist in me and accept that my first attempt would be far from perfect. Read More »

Skinny Greek Yogurt Spinach and Artichoke Dip

Greek Yogurt Veggie Dip // 24 Carrot Life #greekyogurt #vegetarian #healthy

This year has been filled with lots and lots of travel. I've taken around 10 trips for work and at least 5 others for pleasure, and I still have three trips left to go before the end of the year! I think I'm right on the edge of traveling a bit too much for my personality but luckily my last couple of trips are going to be really good ones (more to come on that Read More »

Healthy(er) Homemade Halloween Candy

Healthy(er) Homemade Halloween Candy // @24carrotlife #halloween #candy #healthy #homemade

Halloween is in the air and I am getting in the spirit! Now, what I really mean by that is that I'm ready to eat CANDY! Duh. In my adult life, I'm not much for parties or events that call for costumes. This is mostly because I know that a good costume requires lots of thought and hard work- two things that I don't really want to put into an outfit that I will only wear for Read More »