Desserts

Easy Chocolate Syrup Recipe {Healthy Hershey Syrup Alternative}

Easy Chocolate Syrup Recipe {Healthy Hershey Syrup Alternative}

Easy Chocolate Syrup Recipe {Healthy Hershey Syrup Alternative} No need for unhealthy Hershey Syrup with this easy recipe!

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Coconut Chocolate Chip Muffins Recipe

Coconut Chocolate Chip Muffins Recipe

  These muffins are a family favorite – we all love chocolate! I enjoy making them with my young son who is such a great little helper and loves to measure, stir, and line the muffin tin. Since he was just 14 months old, we always try to make muffins before friends come to visit, not only for a yummy snack, but also to make our home smell inviting.   COCONUT CHOCOLATE CHIP MUFFINS RECIPE   INGREDIENTS •  2 cups all purpose flour or whole wheat flour •  1/2 cup raw sugar (try to find a raw, pure cane sugar, or palm coconut sugar) •  3...

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Homemade Mixed Berry {Soft Serve} Ice Cream Recipe

Homemade Mixed Berry {Soft Serve} Ice Cream Recipe

If you have any type of frozen fruit, a banana, milk (can be dairy free), and a blender, you can make homemade mixed berry {soft serve} ice cream in two minutes flat. Take it from someone who used to own two gourmet ice cream shops….this easy recipe rocks. I never knew it could be so simple! No added sugar, no heavy cream, no freezer time needed. Just you and your blender, baby. To quote my 9 year old son, Gavin, as he scarfed his down, “Mom, you outdid yourself!” Too cute.   HOMEMADE MIXED BERRY {Soft Serve} ICE CREAM RECIPE   Note: To make this...

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Whole Wheat Banana Muffins Recipe

Whole Wheat Banana Muffins Recipe

  These super moist banana muffins made with whole wheat flour may be the ultimate healthy, grab n’ go snack if you make them yourself, especially if you make them using whole wheat flour. We buy a lot of bananas at my house since we are smoothie addicts, but sometimes the bananas ripen beyond my taste, at which point I peel and place in a bag in the freezer to use later for smoothies, baking, or pancakes. Make a triple batch of these muffins, stick them in the freezer, and throw one into your kids’ lunch box every day instead of a sandwich or for their...

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Creamy Vanilla Coconut Rice Pudding Recipe

Creamy Vanilla Coconut Rice Pudding Recipe

  We love snacks and sweets in this house, and in order to control the ingredients and make them healthy, I usually have to make my own. If you are not a fan of coconut, you will still love this recipe since the coconut flavor is so mild, it is almost undetectable. Coconut milk can easily be left out, and substituted with regular milk, or make this dairy-free by using other milk options as I explain below. I set out to come up with a rice pudding snack that can satisfy that pudding craving I have sometimes, and I have to say, I nailed it. Creamy is key. I have made...

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Easy Coconut Macaroons Recipe

Easy Coconut Macaroons Recipe

This recipe is so simple to make and uses only 4 ingredients (with optional additions). It is healthy, low-fat, and easily satisfies any sweet tooth. Coconut macaroons are traditionally a flourless cookie, so it is safe for those who are sensitive to gluten.

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