Peep S’mores

I love PEEPS and I love Easter candy! Who doesn’t? This sweet treat is under 200 calories and is super satisfying! You only need three ingredients and a microwave and it will taste just as good as if you were sitting around a campfire… promise. You will need: 1 graham cracker (you can use gluten…

Coconut Maca Macaroons

For everyone making macaroons for passover, here is an easy and healthy way to make them while incorporating maca powder, which is a superfood with many health benefits. I also use camu camu powder sometimes instead of macs powder. It also has many health benefits. You can choose to withhold the maca/camu camu powder if…

Chocolate Peanut Butter Stuffed Berries with Granola

This is a great snack or dessert. It is so easy that it takes less than 1 minute. I sometimes come home from work and need a sweet snack. I am clearly a peanut butter fanatic so this made me very happy. The granola gives it a nice crunch and the peanut butter is nice…

Strawberry Blueberry Sorbet

  I made this sorbet one afternoon and finished the whole bowl in minutes. The blend of strawberries and blueberries is very refreshing. I would actually pick it over frozen yogurt any day of the week. Give it a shot. You will need: 1 cup frozen strawberries 1 cup frozen blueberries 4 tbsp almond milk…

Hazelnut Chocolate Ice Cream

We have had a brutal winter this year. I spent the cold months making soups and hearty meals to keep myself warm. I cannot wait for the hot summer sun to bless us with its appearance. In my attempt to prepare for the warm months ahead, I made ice cream! I tried out a new…

Pecan Apple Nachos

This is a sweet treat in the form of apple chips. Whenever I am at someone’s house for dinner or a party, dessert usually consists of delicious cookies, cakes, cupcakes and there alone in the corner is a big bowl of fruit. It is usually too hard to just go for the fruit without indulging…

Fudgy Girl Scout Cookie Brownies

I used a box mix for this. I prefer simple and easy recipes instead of hours of intensive cooking. You get very similar results using boxed desserts and adding your own twist. This recipe is full of chocolate and is extra gooey. I love that. You will need: 2 packages Ghirardelli Chocolate Brownie mix 1 box Samoas…

Maple Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

This sweet snack is great for company or just for yourself. It is easy enough to make just one. Of course, I ate all six! It was completely worth it. I am very lucky to have two amazing aunts on each side of my family. One aunt on my moms side in particular has always…

Dark Chocolate Coconut Chia Pudding

I love pudding and I have a soft spot for puddings and custards. Growing up I made tapioca pudding every time I went to visit my grandma in Florida. It was our thing. I have stacks of photos of me as a little girl being fed tapioca pudding by my uncle at my grandma’s house….

No-Bake Peanut Butter Crunch Bars

I had these bars years ago while in sleep away camp. I always wondered how they were made. I took a chance and made them with my own version. They were even better than I remembered. You will need: 2 cups rice krispies cereal 2 cups peanut butter 2 cups powdered sugar 1  1/4 sticks…

Cookies & Cream Banana Ice Cream

Ok, so we all know that ice cream tastes amazing. It’s unfortunate that it comes with all those calories and unwanted fat. There is a solution to this problem! It involves a Nutri Bullet and frozen bananas! I think I am in love with this. I have seen many posts on pinterest with similar recipes. I…

Nutella Hazelnut Bars

These bars are completely delicious!!! You will need: 2 rolls sugar cookie dough 1 cup hazelnuts (to be chopped) 1 cup marshmallow fluff 1 jar Nutella You want to take hazelnuts and place them in a plastic bag. With a meat cleaver I smashed them. Then take half the hazelnuts and mix with the cookie…