Muffins · Munchies · Protein

Baked Oatmeal Cups

I'm sorry it's been radio silence on this blog for a looooong time! I'm back with a great recipe for busy mornings on the go. 2 large bananas, mashed (the riper the better) 2 eggs 1/4 cup pure maple syrup or honey 1/4 tsp salt 2 tsp baking powder 2 tsp vanilla extract 1 TBS… Continue reading Baked Oatmeal Cups

Lunch & Dinner · Sides

Garlic Parmesan Sauteed Green Beans

A healthy and tasty side to accompany almost anything! Ingredients: 1 lb fresh green beans, washed and trimmed 2 TBS olive oil 2-3 cloves garlic, minced (you can use frozen or jarred garlic) 3 TBS light butter 2 TBS water Fresh ground pepper Grated parmesan cheese Heat olive oil and garlic over med-high heat until… Continue reading Garlic Parmesan Sauteed Green Beans

Cookies · Desserts

Healthier Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I've been craving oatmeal raisin cookies lately and decided to try to make them somewhat healthier.  These turned out pretty good! Ingredients: 1 cup  whole wheat flour 1 tsp baking powder ½ tsp baking soda ½ tsp salt 1 tsp ground cinnamon a few sprinkles of ground nutmeg 2 Tbsp light butter, room temperature (I use brummel & brown yogurt… Continue reading Healthier Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

Cookies · Desserts

“Deceptively Delicious” Chocolate Chip Cookies

One of these ingredients just doesn't belong, I'll admit that.  I was skeptical when I saw these at a friend's house, I'll also admit...but I've never been one to pass up trying a different type of chocolate chip cookie... They're all different in their own way, and deserve to be tasted at least once.  These… Continue reading “Deceptively Delicious” Chocolate Chip Cookies

Breakfast · Desserts · Muffins · Small Bites

Carrot Pineapple Muffin Bites

These are BY FAR the best carrot cake anything I've ever had!  They are so moist and scrumptious!  I definitely think it's the pineapple in the batter.Ingredients:For muffins: 1 cup moist style yellow cake mix (like Pillsbury Moist Supreme) 3/4 cup whole wheat flour 1/2 cup light domino sugar & stevia baking blend 2 TBS… Continue reading Carrot Pineapple Muffin Bites