Dessert

Baked Apples with Spiced Sprouted Quinoa

November 16, 2016
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I can’t believe Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Baked casseroles, pumpkins and squashes, hearty salads, and all kinds of potatoes: I am absolutely in love with Thanksgiving food 🙂 Last year I hosted Thanksgiving and made all kinds of healthy (but still ridiculously tasty) dishes for my family! But for dessert, we went with […]

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Banana Chocolate Chunk Frozen Yogurt (or “Ice Cream”!)

April 4, 2016
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Banana fake-out ice cream is all the rage these days. It’s kind of like the coolest healthy swap ever, because guilt-free ice cream that actually tastes delicious is hard to make! That’s not the case anymore 🙂 It’s crazy that just one simple ingredient — frozen bananas — can turn something like ice cream healthy. […]

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Peanut Chocolate Chia Quinoa Truffles

March 28, 2016
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There is something about no-bake treats that I can’t get enough of. And I love the idea of energy balls, but I prefer to call them truffles, because doesn’t truffles sound so much better than “energy balls”? Energy balls sound like something you’d eat after a workout, something that’s super healthy, but maybe not so decadent. Not […]

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Chocolate Mousse with Raspberries

December 22, 2015
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Ok guys — this might be the best treat of 2015: Chocolate Mousse that you can eat for breakfast! Sounds too good to be true? I thought so too, until I tried this recipe. This is a creamy, thick and decadent mousse that’s low in sugar and high in fiber and protein – so it […]

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Giveaway: An Olive Oil and Honey Gift Box from The Olive Table!

December 4, 2015
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I can’t believe it’s December already. This year has completely flown by – and soon it will be 2016! Before we head into the new year, I wanted to share one last giveaway from a company I have grown to love: The Olive Table. The Olive Table is a small company based in Woodstock, Vermont, and […]

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Gluten Free, Vegan Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies

October 30, 2015
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As many of you know, I recently visited General Mills’ headquarters in Minneapolis, MN. As part of my visit, I was given the opportunity to create any recipe of my choosing (using cereal as one ingredient) in the Betty Crocker test kitchens – which are immaculate and filled with every cooking tool and ingredient you can imagine. […]

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