Tag: dessert

Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Bites

These mini peanut butter cookie dough bites are delightful. ¬†They’re little. ¬†They’re vegan. They’re gluten-free. ¬†AND they are naturally sweetened with maple syrup. I made these because they are going to be a component of another recipe that I will post later in the week. ¬†I would find a healthy […]

 

Snickers Stuffed Dates

Do you know what I love about food blogging? ¬†Coming up with a new idea that turns out to be something delicious! ¬†Last night, when I was falling asleep, I was 1/2 way dreaming about new recipes I could make. You see, last week I posted a Salted Caramel Frappe, […]

 

Healthy Oreo Blizzard

Your entire family will LOVE this Homemade Banana Ice Cream Oreo Blizzard!¬† You will love it because it is so much healthier than store-bought Oreo blizzards and Oreo Mc Flurries.¬† Your kids will love it because it is sweet, creamy, and chocolatey.¬† Banana ice cream is the perfect healthy sweet […]

 

Flourless Banana Bread

This business called food blogging can be so funny. Last week, I was scrambling, because I can think of¬†Nothing¬†fresh and exciting to make. And then today, I think of literally five new recipes that¬†I can’t wait¬†to try. This idea of flourless banana bread popped into my head this morning while […]

 

Carrot Cake Frosting

Thank you to Nestle Toll House for sponsoring this post. ¬†I found this sponsored post opportunity through Linquia I don’t know about you, but I am¬†looking forward to spring! ¬†I¬†know¬†it will come soon! ¬†Its March already, and it is still frigid here in Northern Iowa. ¬†Nevertheless, I am already picking […]

 

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. […]