Nutella is soooo freakin good, I eat it by the spoonful.  If only we could drink it…

Oh wait, now we can, because I made a Secretly Healthy Nutella Hot Chocolate!  It’s incredibly rich, sweet, warm and comforting, it tastes like pure sin…  you’d never know it’s sugar free, low carb, dairy free and vegan!

Oh, and it requires only four ingredients to make!

Healthy Nutella Hot Chocolate recipe (sugar free, vegan) - Healthy Dessert Recipes at Desserts with Benefits

Smooth, creamy and irresistible — this chocolatey, hazelnutty beverage will lighten up your day!

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I hope you all had an awesome Halloween weekend!  I sure did.  Aaaand I think I’ll continue to celebrate throughout this week too  😉 …  nooo, not with (more) booze, but instead with these slightly scary, but oh so delicious, Healthy Homemade Green Apple Gummy Bears!  Yes, they’re green, but they don’t taste “green” at […]


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These 5-ingredient Healthy Homemade Orange Gummy Bears are just like the storebought kinds — they’re soft, chewy, sweet and bursting with orange flavor!  You’d never know they’re fat free, refined sugar free and all natural…  YUP, that means no high-fructose corn syrup, artificial food flavorings, synthetic food dyes or preservatives whatsoever! These DIY Orange Gummy […]


Mmmm…  Healthy Vanilla Bean Greek Frozen Yogurt!  Smooth, creamy, soft, rich and packed with vanilla flavor…  you’d never know it’s lower calorie, lower fat and higher protein than storebought versions.  Not to mention, this recipe has no sugar added, no artificial food flavorings and absolutely no preservatives. Now that’s like, a win-win-win…  win-win-win!   You […]


YES!  You can make vanilla extract at home!  All you need is vodka and vanilla beans.  But, did you know you could make alcohol-free vanilla extract at home too? *jaw drops to floor* People choose alcohol-free vanilla extract over its alcohol-containing counterpart for many reasons, but whatever your reason may be, you. will. love. this. vanilla. […]