Appetizing Apple Nachos

Ever wanted nachos but also didn’t feel like going to the gym? Say no more! This is a healthy alternative to greasy cheesy nachos. Most of the ingredients you can take from the dining hall, so this ones on the cheap side. Feel free to substitute any of the ingredients for something you like better,…

Killer (microwaveable) Kale Chips

Here’s one for all you girls with a newfound obsession with kale. Again with the healthy eating, college can be difficult as it is, before you factor in the late night snacks while cramming for an exam. These microwaveable kale chips will help your salty craving while up late studying. They’re super simple to make,…

Fantastic Frozen Fruit

Everyone’s always complaining about gaining the freshman 15. Well what I can tell you is that it’s not hard to keep eating the way you did before you came to college. There’s more temptation here obviously, but you can control yourself, I promise. One way I managed to keep my weight relatively steady was by…

No Bake, Easy to Make, Energy Bites!

When my mom was sending me back to school after break, she sent me back with these no bake energy bites. At first I was a little hesitant, but after I tried just one bite I was hooked. These little 1-inch balls will fill you up like you’ve just eaten a huge sandwich, and they’re…

Belly Full o’ Banana Bites

When I was a freshman at NC State, I had 8 a.m.’s every day. I barely made it to class as it is, before factoring in eating breakfast. Being a college student is difficult, with being up all night finishing homework and then having class early the next morning, and then doing it all over…

Riddle Me a Rice Krispie

How many times have I sat in my dorm room on a Friday night before going out and said, “Wow I just really don’t feel like popping ANOTHER bag of popcorn”? Sometimes, I just don’t want popcorn for every meal. For Christmas, Santa brought me a microwaveable mug with a plastic top to keep whatever…

Oh My… Overnight Oatmeal!

There are many mornings when I wake up and I’ve slept too late and don’t have time to get breakfast at the dining hall. Or, I just didn’t feel like getting dressed and walking all the way to the dining hall. But, my saving grace was my overnight oatmeal I had made the night before…