Tag: snacks

Iowa Sweet Corn- Sheet Cake

Last month I traveled to Davenport, Iowa along-side nine other food blogger to attend Iowa Corn Quest.   Iowa Corn Quest was an educational tour of the corn growing process, sponsored by Iowa Corn.  You  can learn more about my time at Iowa Corn Quest. While at Iowa Corn Quest, I […]

 

Orange Cheesecake Fruit Dip-With Ricotta Cheese

A friend told me about how she mixes vanilla and sugar in ricotta cheese- and that it tastes exactly like cheesecake!  I love ricotta cheese!  I always have to sneak a spoonful of it when I make lasagna.   I have never had ricotta cheese in a sweet way before, but this […]

 

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 […]

 

Soft Acorn Squash Molasses Cookies

Here’s a funny story for you.  A few weeks ago, I attempted to make  Flourless Acorn Squash Cookies.   They turned into little globs of squash gunk that  my kids wouldn’t touch.  oh well.  Then, I got an idea. Yes. these cookies have Flour Yes. They have Sugar AND Molasses […]

 

Two-Ingredient Cheese Spread

So.  I have kind of already posted this recipe.   Last year I taught you how to make DIY Handi-snacks.    I made this two-ingredient cheese spread as a part of that. I just felt like I needed to reiterate how easy this cheese spread is.   Just two ingredients in a […]

 

DIY Healthy Chocolate Pudding Pops

This post contains affiliate links These DIY Chocolate Pudding Pops are healthy and easy. They are perfect for school lunches.   This chocolate pudding has no added sugar and is no cook.   All you need it six healthy ingredients.   On this blog, I have shared with you, DIY “Go […]

 

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 […]

 

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 […]

 

Greek Yogurt Garlic Dill Dip- for One

Thank you to Yoplait for sponsoring today’s post. You can visit Walmart’s website for more healthy snacking ideas using Yoplait® Products. Can you guess what my favorite thing to eat at a summer BBQ is? Um. Anything that is called dip. Mmmm hmmm. I usually would never keep a creamy […]

 

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 […]