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…

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…

Marshmallow Pretzel Cookie Bars

I saw this idea on http://www.Pillsbury.com and figured that because tomorrow is Valentine’s Day I should make something yummy for my office. I have this thing about Valentine’s Day that I feel everyone should have something sweet. Whether or not you are married, single, divorced, etc. everyday should be Valentine’s Day because there is someone…

Omega-Packed Egg White Muffins

These little egg white muffins are packed with omega-3s. Walnuts, hemp seeds, chia seeds and flax seeds will give you your daily dose!! You will need the following: liquid egg whites 1/2 tsp hemp seeds for each muffin 1/2 tsp chia seeds for each muffin 1/2 tsp ground flax seeds for each muffin crushed walnuts 2…

Double Chocolate Chip Oreo Cheesecake Bars

This recipe is very similar to my post: Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Bars The only differences are that I took the cookie dough and added cocoa powder to it to make it double chocolate chip cookie dough. I added Oreos to the cheesecake mixture and sprinkled them on top as well. Everything else is the same….

Peanut Butter and Jelly Cheesecake Bars

I am a huge peanut butter and jelly fan. Sometimes I mix peanut butter and jelly in a cup and just eat it. That should give you an idea of how much I love it. These bars were perfect for me. You will need the following ingredients: peanut butter cookie mix 2 bricks of cream…

Frozen Chocolate Dipped Almond Butter Banana Bites

You will need the following ingredients: 6-10 tbsp almond butter or peanut butter (depending how thick you want the middle) 2 ripe bananas 1/2 pound dark chocolate 2 tbsp butter First, you want to cut the bananas into slices. Next you will want to spread the almond butter between two slices. Note that the almond…

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cheesecake Bars

This is one of my favorite desserts! I am a big cheesecake lover! You will need: 1  cup sugar 2 eggs 2  rolls refrigerated chocolate chip cookie dough 2 packages (8 oz) cream cheese at room temperature  First, you heat your oven to 350°F. In a separate bowl whisk the cream cheese, sugar and eggs until…