Tag: snacks

Healthy Coffee Frappe

Making banana milkshakes and Ice cream is a GREAT way to feel like you are eating something “dessert-like,” when, in reality, you are just eating a banana or two. Bananas are filled with potassium and lots of other great stuff.  This healthy frappe has no added sugar, even though bananas […]

 

Healthy Watermelon Taffy

One Morning last year, I hopped on to Amazon.com  and impulsively bought a food dehydrator. And once in a while, I will pull it out and experiment by attempting to dehydrate different things. Like Zucchini and Kiwis, just to name a few.  I have no idea why, but I have been […]

 

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 […]

 

DIY Pizza Bagel Bites

DIY Bagel Bites are easy to make.  Just Follow a few simple steps and you can freeze these for later use.  These Bagel Bites make excellent toddler lunches. Just ask my two year old.    When I was a teenager, my mom got boxes of Bagel Bites from Sam’s club […]

 

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. […]

 

Low-Carb Pizza Ideas

This post contains affiliate links I don’t think I have ever met anyone who doesn’t enjoy a slice a pizza. After trying whole 30, I realized that it is so easy to enjoy delicious pizza flavors without all of that bread. I realized that it is genuinely the pizza toppings […]

 

Jicama Snack Sticks with honey-lime dipping sauce

Looking for a healthy and refreshing snack for a hot summer day? Try Jicama snack sticks and make a yummy dip for them!   Jicamas are crunchy and sweet like apples and starchy, like potatoes.  They are Paleo friendly and low calorie.  They are also VERY filling and delicious! Not […]

 

Garlic Zucchini Chips

I love snacks that CRUNCH! So much that I can’t buy chips pretty much ever.  I will keep on eating handful after handful.  Geesh! I pretty much have no self-control when it comes to certain things!  Perhaps I need to work on this.  Or perhaps, I can create a fun […]

 

Kiwi Chips

Ever since I purchased this excellent Dehydrator, I have been dehydrating every fruit and vegetable in my kitchen.   Last night after my small fry went to bed, I was cleaning the kitchen, and I spotted these Kiwis.  I cut them up and threw them into the dehydrator and let […]

 

Low Carb Hawaiian Pizza

  I LOVE pizza!  But if I can get away with not having to deal with the consequences of eating it, I will. I have made.  Egg Roll Wrapper Calzones.  Pepperoni Pizza Tomato Bowls,  Zucchini Pizza Cups, Eggplant Parmesan Pizzas, Mini Cauliflower Crust Pizzas. .  And Now this.  A Low […]

 

Cucumber Dip Cups

I am always looking for cute ideas for presenting food.  But seriously, I am not going to spend hours working on a food display when you know people are just going to eat it.  Individual cucumber dip cups are a great way to present vegetables and dip.  And these little […]

 

Cheesy Grape Pops

Ever wish you could make cake pops for a party but you don’t feel like spending the hours rolling frosting into crumbled cake. inserting a stick and dipping them into chocolate that you might burn? These cheesy grape pops are just as cute to display, they are not overly sweet […]