{Slow Cooker} Poppyseed-Chicken Quinoa


 A deliciously healthy and easy poppyseed chicken quinoa dish made in your slow cooker. This is healthy comfort food at its best. PLUS a stove-top method for this meal as well.

Crockpot Poppyseed-Chicken Quinoa - healthy and easy to make!

If you’ve been following my on Instagram, you may have seen a few pictures from the vacation I’ve been on. The husband, babe, and I were able to go home and visit both our families (my family and my in-laws) which was an absolute blast.


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Greek Yogurt Banana & Oat Bread

banana and oat bread

A healthy and light banana and oat bread moistened with Greek yogurt and filled with great ingredients. This bread is easy to make and a great snack or breakfast on the go!

A healthy and light banana and oat bread with Greek yogurt I via chelseasmessyapron.com I #cleaneating #bananabread #GreekyogurtDo you all like Greek yogurt? If it’s all fruity or chocolate or whatever flavored, then I love that. Like hello apple cinnamon - I <3 you. But plain Greek yogurt without anything added in it? Blech…. 

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Double-Layered Peanut Butter Cup Brownies


Two layers of peanut butter cups in these brownies – one layer is baked into the brownies and the other is the peanut butter and chocolate chip topping. These are rich, fudgy, and require a tall glass of milk!

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You know those thick-frosted brownies you see at bakeries? Yeah, those have nothing on these. … 

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Creamy Pesto Tomato Pasta + A Sam’s Club Tour


Special thanks to Sam’s Club and Collective Bias, Inc. for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions are my own. ~ A creamy pesto and tomato pasta filled with broccoli and topped with fresh Parmesan cheese, pine nuts, and fresh basil.

You will not believe how easy this dish it to make! When I first started experimenting with this recipe, I created and made my own pesto that got mixed into the sauce for this recipe. … 

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{Football} S’mores Snickers Brownie Batter Dip


Special thanks to Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser for sponsoring this post. Of course, all opinions are my own. This post features a football-shaped s’mores Snicker’s brownie batter dip. The brownie batter is egg-less and an easy no-bake recipe. Plus some fun football party ideas and some other fun chocolate candy bar recipes.

A football s'mores brownie batter dip + other fun football desserts!

So it’s a little early, but football season is right around the corner! Are you all excited? I can’t wait! I will, however, admit I am always more excited about the food aspect than the game aspect.


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Chocolate-Chip Oatmeal Cookie Overnight Oats


Chocolate-chip oatmeal cookie overnight oats with actual miniature no-bake cookies to top it off. The “cookies” are three-ingredients, very easy, and super healthy to make. This is the perfect on-the-go breakfast!

Peanut Butter Chocolate-Chip Oatmeal Cookie Overnight Oats I via chelseasmessyapron.com I #cleaneating #overnightoatsClearly, I am not messing around with my overnight oats. These ones have actual “cookies” in them, and the last batch had actual brownie mix in em…. 

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{No-Bake} Cran-Raspberry Bars


This post brought to you by Post Great Grains Cereal. All opinions are 100% mine. A no-bake, soft-oatmeal and cereal fruity breakfast bar. These aren’t granola or cereal bars, but somewhere in between!

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These bars are pretty unique and absolutely delicious. I had such a hard time naming them because, well, they aren’t really granola bars and they aren’t quite soft-baked oatmeal squares. There is oatmeal in them, but slightly crushed up cereal makes up the greater portion of these bars…. 

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