I love kombucha. I also enjoy having a drink or two a few nights a week with my husband or my friends. And this can right here? Well, it put all my loves together and has made my sippin’ dreams come true. Yes, it’s HARD kombucha. Much like hard soda or hard sparkling water, alcoholic kombucha is now a thing, and with Flying Embers’ four flavors coming in at 4.5 percent alcohol per 12-ounce can with zero sugar and live probiotics, it’s a thing I really, really love (in moderation, of course). There are beginning to be more and more…

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I love leftovers. Whether I went out for a great meal and get to have it again or I cooked something amazing at home and I’ve got enough to enjoy it for another day — it’s just nice to take a good meal and experience it more than once. Not to mention that it sure does make for a convenient and quick option on busy nights! That said, leftovers tend to get stored in not-so-eco-friendly ways — especially when you go out. I’m looking at you, foam to-go containers. And, even at home, all of those plastic lids and containers…

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Matcha has been having a moment now for, well, awhile now — and it’s well-deserved. Matcha green tea has scientifically-proven health benefits and is considered a superfood that can help reduce cholesterol, improve brain health, and even help prevent cancer. But considering how popular — and beneficial — matcha is, I’ve found that a lot of people don’t know a whole heck of a lot about it, so I was thrilled to get the infographic at the bottom of this post from Matcha Kari! It’s got the true scoop (pun intended … and that’ll make way more sense once you…

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You know how the song goes, right? Here comes the sun (doo doo doo). Here comes the sun, and I say it’s all right … Because healthy dinner is MADE! Wait, that’s NOT how it goes? Well, that’s what we’ve been singing here because Sun Basket came into our lives recently and it’s changed how we cook — and how we eat — for the healthier, the tastier, and (maybe best of all) the more convenient! (Heads up: We’ve also become an affiliate — that’s how much we like it.) We’re going to share the deets on a few of the…

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We’ve got one sweet guest post for you today! It’s an unbelievably yummy breakfast recipe from Nealy Fischer, The Flexible Chef, who you might remember from Ep 111 of The Fit Bottomed Girls Podcast. Her cookbook, Food You Want for the Life You Crave offers 100 flexible recipes — but that’s not all. She also includes tips to transform those recipes into 1,000 different dishes. Her success strategies — labeled as “Nail This” — make it easy for even the newest cooks to whip up a dish with confidence, and her “Flip It” sections enable those with dietary restrictions or…

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Looking for a recipe that’s fresh, flavorful, and ready in 15 minutes? This Orange-Glazed Fish Fillets recipe from The Super Big Book of Easy, Delicious, & Healthy Recipes the Whole Family Will Love is just the ticket. With just a handful of ingredients and five minutes of hands-on time, it’s a nutritious dinner that’s perfect for busy weeknights. (Psst! If you’re loving the sound of that and want more, check out the Buddha Bowl recipe we shared from this book earlier in the year!) Orange-Glazed Fish Fillets Hands-On Time: 5 minutes Total Time: 15 minutes Yield: Serves 4 Ingredients 2 tablespoons…

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Sweet. Spicy. Full of veggies. Yep, that sounds like our ideal dish — and it’s exactly what we have to share with you today. Straight out of the cookbook, Liv B’s Vegan on a Budget by Olivia Biermann, it’s everything you love about roasted veggies, plus sweet, sweet Sriracha. (And you know how we feel about Sriracha!) Sweet Sriracha Roasted Cauliflower Recipe This cauliflower recipe makes a nice change from typical roasted veg because of its unique sweet and hot flavors. Serves 4 Time: 30 minutes INGREDIENTS 1 large cauliflower head, chopped into florets 1 tbsp (15 mL) vegetable oil…

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Looking for simple ways to reduce your alcohol consumption (without feeling like you’re missing out on tasty beverages and opportunities to socialize)? Today’s guest post from Drew Williams is a must-read! Drew is the co-founder of BOOCHFEST and creator of the International Kombucha Festival, as well as many other kombucha events and competitions.  Did you make a resolution at the beginning of the year? If so, how’s that going? via GIPHY According to Inc., the number one resolution is to eat healthier, while drinking less alcohol ranks at number nine. Those of us who jumped on the Dry January challenge…

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I love a cocktail as much as anyone. Well, maybe not quite as much as Jenn … but I sure do enjoy them. Sometimes, it’s great fun to experiment — to try new ingredients and find just the right mix. via GIPHY But other times, I just want simplicity. I want a nice, cold drink without having to haul out a bunch of bottles or needing to measure out lots of ingredients. And that’s where these potables come into play. They’re perfect for summer because they’re as tasty as they are simple! Austin Cocktails Austin Cocktails is a certified women-owned…

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Are your meals and snacks getting a little stale and boring? In need of a little fit foodie inspiration? Hey, we’ve all been there! And these 13 podcast episodes are the remedy. From tasty recipes to meal inspiration to hacks for making cooking easier and more fun (with a totally non-diet and intuitive-eating approach), it’s food for thought … for your earholes! Ep 111: Nealy Fischer, The Flexible Chef A great ep on how to ditch perfection in the kitchen. Ep 102: Nutritionist Ellie Krieger Get inspired by her favorite go-to meals! Ep 87: Siri Daly How to include your kids…

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