Fresh mint flavor mixed with rich dark chocolate make this the BEST Chocolate Crackle Cookie ever and perfect for the holidays. | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

Mint Dark Chocolate Crackle Cookies

Fresh Andes mint flavor mixed with rich dark chocolate make this the BEST Chocolate Crackle Cookie ever and perfect for the holidays. Around the holidays I kinda have this thing ... more like obsession with Mint and Chocolate. It all started when I was little. My mom was a letter carrier as Read more

A quick appetizer recipe perfect for the holidays, this Baked Goat Cheese Dip will rock your world! | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

Creamy Baked Goat Cheese Dip

A quick appetizer recipe perfect for the holidays and packed with loads of flavor, Creamy Baked Goat Cheese Dip. Happy week before Christmas Week! Can you believe we have gotten to this point already? Kinda crazy, huh. I always feel like as soon as October comes around the holidays just fly Read more

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Show Stopper Saturday #70 with Peppermint Recipes

Happy Saturday! Welcome to Show Stopper Saturday! Hope you guys had a great week and are ready to chill out and relax this weekend like me! We so love that you each come every week and faithfully link up, your posts are so inspiring so keep it up! Anyways.... lets get to the par-tay! Read more

An easy Crock Pot Recipe your family will love! Taste the islands with these Hawaiian Pork Tacos! | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com #recipes

Crock Pot Hawaiian Pork Tacos

An easy Crock Pot Recipe your family will love! Taste the islands with these Hawaiian Pork Tacos topped with fresh pineapple, peppers, and goat cheese. Guys, it feels like its been forever since I wrote my last post! If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen that I was sipping Mojitos by Read more

35 must have Christmas Cookie Recipes for this holiday season; from traditional to kid friendly to out of the box christmas cookies. | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

35 Must Have Christmas Cookies Recipes

A collection of 35 must have Christmas Cookie Recipes for this holiday season; from traditional to kid friendly to out of the box christmas cookies. You'll love them all! It's that time of year. The time when flour, sugar, butter, and eggs are a necessity in the house. When the oven is Read more

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Show Stopper Saturday Link Party #69 with Pomegranate Recipes

Happy Saturday! Welcome to Show Stopper Saturday! Hope you guys had a great week and are ready to chill out and relax this weekend like me! We so love that you each come every week and faithfully link up, your posts are so inspiring so keep it up! Anyways.... lets get to the par-tay! Read more

Pomegranate Goat Cheese Candied Pecan Arugula Salad. The perfect salad to change up your holiday menu, easy to make and absolutely delicious! | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

Pomegranate Goat Cheese Candied Pecan Arugula Salad

A fresh arugula salad topped with nutrient rich pomegranate seeds, pears, candied pecans, creamy goat cheese and a white balsamic vinaigrette.  I know that pomegranates have been a fad for a while now. They are tasty, packed with anti-oxidants, make you feel like you are eating something exotic Read more

A guilt free cookie for the holidays, Pistachio Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies. Easy to make, healthy, and the flavors are phenomenal. | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

Pistachio Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

A guilt free cookie for the holidays, Pistachio Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies. These oatmeal cookies are super easy to make, healthy, and the flavors are phenomenal. Do you have a go to list of cookies that you make for the holidays? In the cookie realm ...  I don't really branch out too much, at Read more

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My Favorite Things Giveaway: Holiday Edition!

Ok, so I am super pumped for todays post! Since we are IN the holiday season, which means you are out shopping for gifts for everyone but yourself I thought I would put together a little some some for you! What is it you ask? Well, its a gift basket of all of my favorite things ... a holiday Read more

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Show Stopper Saturday Link Party #68 with Butternut Squash Recipes

Happy Saturday! Welcome to Show Stopper Saturday! Hope you guys had a great week and are ready to chill out and relax this weekend like me! We so love that you each come every week and faithfully link up, your posts are so inspiring so keep it up! Anyways.... lets get to the par-tay! Read more

A guilt free holiday classic made "skinny"! This Dark Chocolate Pomegranate Hazelnut Fudge is seriously so good, you need to make it! | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

{Skinny} Dark Chocolate Pomegranate Hazelnut Fudge

A rich holiday favorite made Skinny, Dark Chocolate Fudge with Pomegranates and Hazelnuts! Well, first off I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving yesterday and made some fun memories! I know we did! Mike and I ended up going to the Cowboys/Eagles Thanksgiving Day game, but if you follow Read more

Homemade Sweet Potato Noodles, Brown Butter Sauce, Pecans, and Bacon... what more could you ask for? | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

Sweet Potato Noodles with Sage Brown Butter Sauce

Homemade Sweet Potato Noodles served with a Sage Brown Butter Sauce, the perfect healthy dish for a weeknight {paleo & gluten free}! So did I tell you that my husband just got Lasik? He had the procedure done about a week and a half ago and has loved every second of it. Although he has Read more

Tried this Roasted Butternut Squash & Goat Cheese Pasta and totally fell in love with all the flavors! Pin it, make it, now! | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

Roasted Butternut Squash Creamy Goat Cheese Pasta

This post is sponsored by ALDI, all opinions are 100% my own. Sweet Roasted Butternut Squash, caramelized onions, mixed with salty crispy bacon, pecans, and a creamy Goat Cheese Pasta, yeah its as good as it sounds! This weekend we had my brother and his wife over for an early Thanksgiving Read more

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Show Stopper Saturday Link Party #67 with Holiday Drink Recipes

Happy Saturday! Welcome to Show Stopper Saturday! Hope you guys had a great week and are ready to chill out and relax this weekend like me! We so love that you each come every week and faithfully link up, your posts are so inspiring so keep it up! Anyways.... lets get to the par-tay! Read more

A much healthier version of Green Bean Casserole, fresh green beans & mushrooms mixed with thyme and lemon juice. | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

Roasted Green Beans & Mushrooms

Meet Green Bean Casseroles healthy sibling... Roasted Green Beans & Mushrooms. Another great way to healthify your holiday meal but not skimp on flavor! I was just sitting at my husbands office desk trying to get some editing done on my laptop and all of a sudden the screen saver popped up on Read more

This Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti is your coffees new best friend, its sweet salty and perfect for the holidays. | www.joyfulhealthyeats.com

Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti

This Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti is going to be your coffees new best friend, its sweet salty and perfect for an after dinner snack for the holidays. So for those of you who know me or have been reading JHE for awhile, it should be no surprise to you that I am absolutely addicted to Read more