A Well Balanced Blog

Gluten Free Lemon Bars

Gluten Free Lemon Bars

Yay or nay on lemon desserts? I absolutely love all things lemon. My grandmother made the most divine lemon pies when I was growing up, so one bite takes me back to those sweet days of my childhood. I remember sitting at her formica counter late at night, eating a...

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Grain Free Cut Out Sugar Cookies

Grain Free Cut Out Sugar Cookies

Ok, I'm going to be really honest. This sugar cookie recipe is definitely more labor intensive than my usual one bowl, 30-minute, quick kind of thing. Refrigerating dough, rolling out dough, icing cookies... there’s just no getting around it. But they are a fun...

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Hey Girl, Hey!

I’m Amanda! I’m a Pilates & Barre Master Trainer, Nutritional Therapy Practitioner, Managing Director with Beautycounter, recently retired military wife, and mother of two very energetic boys.

I’ve given up the unrealistic notion of being awesome at everything and embraced the idea of just keeping the important stuff well balanced.

My life is not nearly as cool as my Pinterest boards, you guys. But I do try to live a healthy life and make better choices for my family. If you have any interest in doing the same, please stick around! Read More…

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