Tag: dessert

DIY “LUCKY CHARMS” Marshmallows

I know¬†that Lucky Charms Cereal has more sugar than one person needs for an entire week. ¬† But, as a thirty-something who grew up watching sugar cereal commercials. I feel nostalgic over Lucky Charms. I remember¬†when they introduced the RED BALLOON marshmallow, followed by that RAINBOW¬†marshmallow. ¬†OMG, it was SUCH […]

 

Mini “Kiss” Cookies

I try to limit my sweets during the holidays.¬† It can be a challenge.¬† I like to keep my desserts bite-sized! These Mini “Kiss” Cookies are not actually made with a Kiss. ¬† They are made with Dark Chocolate Chips. ¬†They are straightforward and only take 8 minutes to bake. […]

 

Sweet Potato Flourless Cookies

OMG you guys, you have to try these. ¬†They are so good! ¬† In August, I posted an original recipe, Flourless Sweet Potato Brownies, and they instantly became popular on the web. ¬†Yesterday, I had some leftover Baked Sweet Potatoes in the fridge, so I broke them out and decided […]

 

Caramel Green Apple Chips

I realize that it’s still August and super hot. ¬†But I keep seeing Halloween costumes displayed in stores and the kids in my town have been back in school for almost a week. ¬†That is CRAZY! In addition to pumpkin¬†everything, crunchy leaves, cooler weather and football, ¬†I am also looking […]

 

Sweet Potato – Grain Free Brownies

These Flourless Sweet Potato Brownies are the comforting cure-all to any decidedly dreary fall day. And I know what you’re probably thinking.¬† ” Sweet potatoes and chocolate?¬† Do these foods go together?¬† I am here to tell you, yes they do.¬† Ever since becoming and adult, I have been bombarded […]

 

Pineapple Yogurt Soft Serve

I have been a little obsessed with blending frozen fruit, especially bananas to make healthy ice-cream like desserts. ¬†I decided to try something different this time. ¬† Instead of banana-based ice cream. ¬†I made pineapple based. ¬†I mixed just two ingredients. ¬†frozen pineapple and plain yogurt. ¬† If this isn’t […]

 

Apple Spice & Cauliflower Cupcakes

Soooooooo…….Back track about 18 months ago, I was a busy new mom who was spending much time making homemade baby food for her infant. ¬†I found out right away that mixing a vegetable with a fruit usually meant that the food situation was a win- win for both of us. […]

 

Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

My 19-month-old LOVES cookies! ¬†It’s probably because Cookie Monster is his favorite character on Sesame Street. ¬†Sesame Street is the only show he watches! I know that it is not a good habit to give your kids cookies all the time, but I thought I would come up with a […]