Tag: gluten-free

Baked Quinoa Cheese Sticks

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SmarterTreats  #CollectiveBias If you are a frequent reader of this blog, then you know that I love making lightened up versions of my favorite appetizers and snacks.  Throughout the years, I have found […]

 

12 Healthy Fall Cookies

Over the years of owning this food website, I have created lots of cookie recipes!  I have done a lot of experimenting with trying to make cookies healthier for my family.  I have attempted to substituting sugar with fruit or maple syrup.  I have attempted to subbing flour with sweet […]

 

Baked Quinoa Chicken Tenders

I bought Quinoa flakes a while back, and tried out some recipes with them.   I decided to try quinoa flakes in a chicken tender recipe.   A few weeks ago, I made Kale breadcrumb chicken tenders and my kids loved them.  These quinoa flakes added the perfect amount of […]

 

Banana Bread Hummus

Before you click the X on the right hand of your screen, I have to tell you.  It’s delicious! Over the weekend, I made this cucumber dill hummus for my friend’s wedding shower.  I then was showing my mom all of the excellent flavors of hummus on Pinterest.    When […]

 

Flourless Pumpkin Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I hope you guys all like pumpkin.  Because I am on a roll right now. I made these flourless oatmeal raisin cookies.   These can be made gluten-free if you use gluten-free oats.   I used regular rolled oats.   Don’t use quick oats, the consistency will turn out weird. […]

 

Flourless Chocolate Banana Bread

Last Spring, I made Flourless Banana Bread.  And it was good. So good.  that I also tried Flourless Zucchini Bread. So yeah, I have been meaning to make some flourless chocolate banana bread for quite some time.   The other day, I had a bunch of ripe bananas on hand, […]

 

Healthy Butternut Squash Fudge

It’s still August, but I am sitting here, pretending that it’s autumn. People freak out about everything pumpkin.  ( I do too).  But, do you know what?  there are other fall vegetables too! Last year, my flourless sweet potato brownies became one of my most popular posts to date. Squash […]

 

Microwave berry Compote

This Microwave Berry Compote is super easy. It has no added sugar and only takes about 5 minutes to make. But I am going to get into the recipe in more detail at the bottom of this post. First, look at this bowl after I made this Microwave Berry Compote. […]

 

Healthy Frozen Snickers Banana Bites

So yeah. This happened. Do you know that chocolate covered frozen banana bites you can get at Trader Joe’s? Well, they were the inspiration for this dessert. I wanted to make ones that taste like a Snickers Bar. These Frozen Banana Bites are little, for when you want just a […]

 

Healthy Peach and Pistachio Fudge

For a while now, I have wanted to use fresh peaches and pistachios together in a recipe. I thought about making cookies. I ended up making this Healthy Peach and Pistachio Fudge. When coconut oil became popular, I quickly started using it in my baking, but this is my first […]

 

French Toast and Coffee Frappe

I was reminiscing about college this past week.  ( realizing that it has been TEN years since I have graduated)  and I was thinking about the coffee house I worked in when I was going to college in Dubuque.  ( this place has since closed) And I started remembering the […]