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10 Healthy Thanksgiving Desserts That Are NOT Pumpkin

America runs on Dunkin Pumpkin. As soon as the very first orange leaf appears to let us know Fall has arrived, the pumpkin obsession begins. Pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, pumpkin ale, pumpkin cookies, pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin Pringles (yes, really); we cannot get enough pumpkin. But, contrary to popular belief, there are other Fall flavors […]

Pumpkin Desserts

While putting together my Halloween-round-up post a few weeks ago, I noticed the crazy number of pumpkin desserts was completely overwhelming all of the other recipes! Clearly, the pumpkin desserts needed their own post. So here it is—a blog post entirely devoted to all things pumpkin! 1. Crustless Pumpkin Pie {reader favorite} Recipe here: Crustless Pumpkin […]

Healthy Halloween Treats

Healthy Halloween Treats! Walk into any supermarket, CVS, or Costco this time of year, and you’ll instantly see a comprehensive display of sticky, gooey, sweet, sugary, rich, fudgy, and chocolatey Halloween candy. How can one possibly ignore the lure of chocolate candy bars at every turn? As it turns out, the solution is incredibly simple. […]

New Blog Feature & New Photos!

The recipes will now come with a PRINT option! If curious, here’s an example of how they will look: Black Bean Brownies {New and Improved} Many of you have requested a print option for my recipes, and while I’ve been working these past months on a large number of tech updates (making the site mobile-friendly […]

Cookie Dough Recipes

Warning! Extreme cookie dough ahead… —–> Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pie <—– Are you a cookie dough lover? When making cookies, do you often find yourself eating more of the raw dough than the cookies, themselves? —–> Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip <—– Or, when it comes time to bake the cookies, do you ever […]

Blueberry Mini Muffins

As I write this post, I’m on my way to Rehoboth Beach for the week! So far, I’ve found two ways to entertain myself in the car: 1. Taking ridiculous car selfies. And also snapping pictures of my younger sister who is sleeping. Blackmail for later. (Older sisters are evil.) 2. Eating homemade blueberry mini muffins, […]

Healthy Fourth of July Recipes

Healthy Fourth of July Recipes Happy (almost) Fourth of July! I’ve gotten many requests for a healthy Fourth of July recipes post, so here it is! And please always feel free to let me know if there is ever something you’d like to see on the blog, whether it be a particular recipe or just […]

Father’s Day Breakfast Recipes – Seven Healthy Ideas

Father’s Day Breakfast Recipes Oatmeal Pancakes Chocolate Chip Banana Mini Muffins Skinny Chocolate Mini Muffins Blueberry Muffin Cake Bread Zucchini Muffins Tiramisu Pancakes And a dessert… Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Ball Although there are about a million options on the site, I’ve chosen to focus this Father’s Day breakfast recipes post on a few […]

Reader Giveaway: Vitamix S30 High Performance Blender

As a “thank you” for all of the support you’ve given me over the years, I’m hosting a giveaway for one of my favorite cooking gadgets: A Vitamix S30 High-Performance Blender   The S30, which includes two BPA-free containers, combines power and convenience—a Vitamix personal blender that takes up much less space than the original […]

Healthy Mother’s Day Recipes

I still have one more recipe to post before Mother’s Day… It involves brownies! But I wanted to get this roundup published for all of you early planners out there in need of some inspiration for Healthy Mother’s Day Recipes. Many (most? all?) of my recipes could be great for Mother’s Day. (Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls on […]

Healthy Easter Recipes

With Easter just one week away, it’s the perfect time to start planning your Easter menu, which hopefully will include many desserts! Although the title of this post is 39 Healthy Easter Recipes, you’ll also find some Passover-friendly recipes below. And I learned how to put the healthy Easter recipes into a cute little picture […]

Healthy Samoas Girl Scout Cookies

My computer has decided to come down with the flu. And by flu, I mean some obnoxious error message that won’t let me go past the home screen to access my blog posts and pictures. Completely frustrating, and sad for me… But not at all sad for you, because it means you get to see […]

13 Heart Healthy St. Patrick’s Day Dessert Recipes

Above, my homemade Mint Chocolate Fudge Pie Recipe I have *sort of* been to Ireland. At the time, I was about negative 3 months old (as in, not yet born) and therefore didn’t get to see any of the country. But technically, I was there. Above, homemade No Bake Chocolate Nanaimo Bars Just as I’ve […]

The Top 10 Healthy Valentine’s Day Desserts of the Year

Chocolate Zucchini Brownies Greek Yogurt Cheesecake Mocha Chocolate Mug Cake Red Velvet Cupcakes (no food coloring!) Healthy Chocolate Mousse Chocolate Chip Breakfast Cookies (no oil) Flourless Chocolate Cookies Frozen Hot Chocolate Sex in a Pan Chocolate Strawberry Truffle Pie And below are twenty more healthy Valentine’s Day desserts, because it was impossible to choose just […]

Super Bowl Recipes: 21 Recipes to Inspire You!

Some of you might be wondering, What the heck happened to Healthy Breakfast Month?! It turns out there were more breakfast recipes than days in January, so the rest of the breakfasts will be posted soon. Maybe we should even do another breakfast month?? In the meantime, Super Bowl Sunday is approaching at rapid speed, […]