Category Archives: Desserts/ Healthy Treats

Chocolate for Health and Satiety (Recipe for Spiced Cocoa included!)

Cocoa is one of those things that God gave us that tastes awesome and is good for us. I could keep it at that, but it’s much more fun to learn just how good something is. Dark chocolate is a … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Dip

What you need to snack on… What you want to snack on… This dip sells itself. So yummy and creamy, you’ll be looking for what else you can dip into it. We use chocolate, cookies, and spoons (yeah, spoons!).   … Continue reading

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Cardamom Christmas Braid

This bread is one of the few traditions we have on Christmas morning aside from surprising the kids with a bunch of stuff they don’t need. It started with my mom and I’ve carried it on for 20+ years. I … Continue reading

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Soft Ginger Chocolate Chip Cookies

  Trying to cram a chocolate chip cookie into a molasses tasting ginger cookie wasn’t so hard.  With Thanksgiving coming up next week, I wanted to get started on baking and I just love gingery-pumpkiny, molassesy kind of flavors.  I … Continue reading

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Coconut-Rice “Ice Cream”

I love coconut rice, coconut pudding and Jasmine rice. put them all together, freeze it and you get a great healthy summer treat! Adding that little bit of nutmeg gives it a custard-like taste reminiscent of Grape-nut pudding. I hope … Continue reading

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VEGGIE POWER COOKIES ( Double Chocolate Chip Cookies)

GLUTEN-FREE  GRAIN-FREE    VEGETABLE POWER  ADD THIS TO YOUR FAVORITES! You know how  you go and check out recipe blogs and you have to scroll down a mile to get to the actual recipe? Well. I’m making it simple today: I’ll … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Eat Healthy For Less…

People always say that eating healthy is expensive, but really, it is no more expensive when you consider what the healthy people aren’t buying and eating in general. Continue reading

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Low GI Mint Chocolate Swirl “Ice Cream”

Non-dairy ice cream is refreshing not only to the taste but to the body. Don’t you want a guilt-free treat that makes you feel good? Diabetics and those looking to get lean and mean love low-glycemic recipes. Choosing low-glycemic foods … Continue reading

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Brown Rice Chocolate Chip-Raisin Cookies

Soft, sweet and nutritious Couple with a black bean brownie and you’ve had your rice and beans! 1-1/2 cups gluten free flour mix 1/4 teaspoon sea salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 12 teaspoon cinnamon 4 packets pure stevia 1/2 cup … Continue reading

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Cocoa Coconut Almond Cookies

These cookies came out awesome after two tries. The first time I made them, they were fantastic crispy cookies to have with tea or coffee, but my family thought they should be softer. I was perfectly happy with the former, … Continue reading

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