Archive for July, 2012

As if I had my fill of healthy Nutella!  That’s just not possible.  I could eat the stuff straight up. Wait, I did…  and um, I may have, just possibly ate it off of a knife.  Oh my, chocolate makes you do craaazzyy things sometimes. So I made these candy cups in attempt to consume my Nutella in a […]


There are certain things in life that seem to capture memorable moments just perfectly.  These blondies?  They capture summer, warm weather, happiness and comfort in each square.  Every bite is as sweet as can be, with a calming peach flavor and refreshing hint of lemon. Chewy, ultimately rich and undeniably decadent. While you can reminisce […]


After finishing the last of those Blue Blueberry Oatmeal Cookie/Pancake/Muffin Tops, I was dying to bake them again, and soon.  Even though they didn’t turn out like cookies like I had hoped, I found myself craving that chewy, muffin-y texture the following days.  Jenny D commented on the post saying she made the muffin tops […]


Jul 24

DIY Almond Butter

I feel so guilty knowing that I ever bought nut butter from the store.  I never knew how much cheaper it is to make it at home… quite honestly, I didn’t know it was possible until a few months ago.  Plus, it’s super easy, incredibly convenient, and oh so fresh and healthy!  So let’s calculate […]


Seeing how much I love peanut butter, there’s no questioning why I loved those Peanut Butter Crunch Bars by PureFit.  Although they weren’t as sweet as my tastebuds would’ve liked, they were packed with peanut flavor, 18g of protein and only 220 calories. I usually reserve bars for emergency snacks only, since they aren’t the most nutritious snack […]


Are you a chocolate lover?  If you are, I love you then you’re at the right place…  because you just found a recipe for Healthy Gluten-Free Chocolate Quinoa Crackers! Skip the Wheat Thins, the Ritz, the Saltines and all the other crackers out there and make chocolate crackers instead.  These crackers are a five-ingredient wonder (technically seven ingredients, […]