GUESS WHAT I DID LAST WEEK??  I made Peanut Butter Cups.  Healthy Homemade Peanut Butter Cups!

Totally nutritious, sugar-free, low-carb, gluten-free and guilt-free.  Soooo I obviously ate like, four in a row 😉

And I sure loved sharing the eats with you here and here on Twitter!

Healthy Homemade Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups recipe - Healthy Dessert Recipes at Desserts with Benefits

These DIY Peanut Butter Cups will restore your faith in everything — the super creamy peanut butter filling, the rich and sweet milk chocolate coating…  it’s like comfort on top of comfort.

You know, for those extra tough days  😉

Healthy Homemade Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups recipe - Healthy Dessert Recipes at Desserts with Benefits

These are comforting, rich, sweet and decadent — just like the storebought version — but without the excess calories, fat, sugar and strange additives (PGPR) and preservatives (TBHQ).

Healthy Homemade Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups recipe - Healthy Dessert Recipes at Desserts with Benefits

You know, I can resist some things but definitely not these Healthy Homemade Peanut Butter Cups.

Far from it.

I had a hard time NOT eating every single one of these in five seconds flat…  ummm, I kinda finished them all the same day I made them…

But that’s not a problem, they’re healthy and totally guilt-free  😉

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