Recipes I've Shared:

Dietitian Becky's Grape Flavored Sports Drink

This homemade alternative to store bought drinks is intended to replace electrolytes and carbohydrates during/after endurance workouts or exercise in hot, humid weather.

Very Good (51 ratings)
Patriotic Fruit & Yogurt Parfaits

Enjoy a little red, white and blue with these festive yogurt parfaits! Recipe serves one, but can easily be tripled or quadrupled to serve at a cookout or party.

Very Good (46 ratings)
Berry Cheesecake Bites

These creamy portion-controlled cheesecake bites let you indulge without guilt!

Very Good (16 ratings)
Fourth of July Fruit Salad

This patriotic recipe is fun and easy to make for a party or cookout!

Very Good (73 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Cocoa-Nut Buddies

These completely sugar-free treats with satisfy your sweet tooth without guilt! Peanut-free, gluten-free, sugar-free--and totally delicious. Just 75 calories each!

Very Good (22 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Grown Up Grilled Cheese

Make your basic grilled cheese tastier and healthier with these grown-up tweaks to your basic bread and cheese. Serve with steamed broccoli or tomato soup filling meal for under 400 calories!

Very Good (30 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Whole-Wheat Banana Nut Bread

Use those extra-ripe bananas to make this hearty, mildly sweet quick bread.

Dietitian Becky's Orange Flavored Sports Drink

This homemade alternative to store bought drinks is intended to replace electrolytes and carbohydrates during/after endurance workouts or exercise in hot, humid weather.

Very Good (28 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Favorite Summer Salad

I never get tired of this salad--it is that good! Add your favorite dressing, such as balsamic vinaigrette and enjoy this large and filling salad as a summer meal.

Incredible! (1 rating)
Coach Nicole's Peanut Butter Oat Bars

Low in sugar and with just a hint of chocolate, enjoy this chewy goodness for only 150 calories per bar!

Still experimenting with this recipe I created to get the perfect combo of PB and chocolate. (This variation has very little chocolate flavor.) I'll keep working with it and edit the recipe once I get the ratio just right.

World's Simplest Pumpkin Pie

This 5-ingredient recipe makes 2 pies and takes just 5 minutes to prepare before baking.

Very Good (19 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Vegetable Fried (Brown) Rice

This is a quick meal you can throw together with your favorite fresh and/or frozen veggies. Eat as a main entree or serve with another protein, such as tofu or chicken.

Very Good (137 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Tasty Peanut Sauce

Peanut sauce is one of my favorite things to eat, usually with tofu, green vegetables (like broccoli, spinach and edamame) and brown rice.

Coach Nicole's Pumpkin & Apple Waffles

These seasonal waffles are easy to make and are packed with protein and fiber. The perfect fall or winter breakfast!

Very Good (353 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Fresh & Skinny Guacamole

Cucumbers give this guacamole a refreshing flavor while also cutting the calories in each serving.

Very Good (424 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Yummy Hummus

Use as a dip for veggies or a spread on pita and sandwiches.

Coach Nicole's Vegetarian Lentil Loaf

A hearty, homecooked meal that everyone will love! Serve with steamed broccoli and sweet corn for a complete vegetarian meal.

Very Good (429 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Mini Vegetable Frittatas

Make this ahead of time and then refrigerate for a quick, protein-packed breakfast that's also portion-controlled. Top with salsa (optional) and serve with toast for a complete breakfast.

Very Good (6 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Molasses & Honey Breakfast Granola

This was my first attempt at making my own granola, because let's face it--that stuff is expensive at the store! You can use any combination of your favorite nuts, seeds and dried fruit, but these are my favorites.

Very Good (2 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Chewy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies use the healthy, whole-food ingredients, less sugar and more healthy fats than traditional cookies. You can add any combination of dried fruit, nuts and your favorite chocolate chips. Make them vegan by omitting the egg.

Very Good (29 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Pumpkin & Walnut Muffins

These mildly sweet muffins make great snacks during the fall and winter!

Very Good (25 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Cold Weather Vegi Stew

I love making this soup throughout the fall and winter. It's filling, healthy and stores well. Perfect with a grilled cheese sandwich on whole wheat bread.

Very Good (272 ratings)
Coach Nicole's Chewy Oat & Nut Granola Bars

This homemade alternative to store-bought granola bars, is a good source of protein, fiber and healthy fats. Tasty and so simple to make! A quarter cup of raisins (not included here) also make a yummy addition!

Recipe Collections I've Shared:

Coach Nicole's Vegetarian Favorites
My own recipes and a collection of others. Completely vegetarian and whole-foods based.
Low-Cost Dinner Recipes: Serve 4 or More for $10 or Less
Times are tough and money is tight. But cooking healthy meals at home doesn't have to cost a lot. These Editor's Choice meals are good for your body and your wallet! Each dinner recipe serves at least 4 people for $10 or less. Now that's a steal!