split pea soup
Nutrition, vegan

Beauty Benefits of Zinc + Weight Loss Warrior Split Pea Soup

My, how I love my soups. I’m starting to experiment with more and more these days and my current obsession is a creamy yet dairy free split pea soup. I had split pea soup many times growing up. The nostalgia of sitting in my parent’s kitchen slurping up this delicacy before I make my way …

HEARTY GREEK LEMON CHICKEN BOWL
Whole Food Healthy Recipes

Hearty Greek Lemon Chicken Bowl

This healthy, protein packed Greek lemon chicken bowl is a super easy weeknight lunch or dinner to throw together and eat throughout the week. Packed with zesty Greek flavors, cucumbers, homemade tzatziki sauce and marinated chicken. It’s also the perfect way to use leftover cucumber! The past few weeks I’ve been feeling the effects of …

healthier snack options
Nutrition

Love Snacking? Here’s My Favorite Healthier Snack Options

With so many of us always being on the go or leading busy non stop lives, finding time to make meals can be tough. That’s where snacks come in. A good majority of us snack throughout the day in between meals, or eat smaller meals consistently throughout the day (commonly called grazers), but are our …

healthier summer entertaining recipes
Whole Food Healthy Recipes

VIDEO: Healthier Summer Entertaining Recipes

Living a Balanced Babe lifestyle means that you don’t have to sacrifice flavors that you’re craving! By creating recipe swaps so that you can still enjoy mac and cheese (but in a healthier way), you can still feel like you’re eating whatever you’re tummy is guiding you towards. Although I’m a huge advocate for balancing …

natural remedies for pregnancy problems
Balanced Baby - Pregnancy, Clean Beauty, Holistic & Natural Beauty Tips, Pregnancy Resources

Natural Remedies For Pregnancy Skincare Problems

More often than not, we hear that pregnant women get a “healthy glow” while expecting: that their hair grows faster stronger and looks shinier, or that their skin clears up and holds onto a dewy lustful appearance. BUT not all mamas are blessed with the beauty upsides of pregnancy. Even if your skin obtains a …

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14 Natural Morning Sickness Cures You’ll Love

Morning sickness, it’s the one symptom that most of pregnant women dread when they find out they’re expecting. But the good news is that there are natural morning sickness cures that you can incorporate into your routine to help combat feeling nauseous. Morning sickness is so extremely common in the first trimester, that between 50 …

snow cone bar
lifestyle

4th of July Entertaining: Balanced Babe style

Happy 4th of July week! I hope everyone has a wonderful holiday (and hopefully a long weekend to boot) filled with memories and time with friends and family, and moments of mindfulness to show gratitude for our freedom. This week, my fiance and I are celebrating our anniversary (and third trimester of pregnancy – eee!) …